Environment groups are pushing the Greens to accept Labor’s emissions target. What do these tensions mean for climate action?
Amid predictions about a “youthquake” before May 21, what role did young voters play in this radical electoral shift?
The Greens and Labor have a mixed record of working together, but can learn from past experience.
Notwithstanding COVID, this political term has been framed by extreme events such as the Black Summer bushfires and floods – and it will show at the ballot box.
Although the political context is more amenable to the Greens’ message than ever before, it may not translate into a dramatically improved vote.
The plan to increase all income support payments to a minimum of $88 a day is the first major economic proposal of the federal election campaign.
Taxing super profits sounds like a a good idea, but it’s hard to get right and there might be better ways to get more company tax.
Back in February, the Greens were riding a fresh wave of momentum when they changed leaders. But COVID-19 has made it tough for the party to be seen and heard.
We asked 252 Australian Greens party supporters and 252 One Nation party supporters to do some simple maths. Their answers changed when we told them it was climate change data.
Analysis of tweets from the election campaign reveal two key trends: independents are organising, and embattled Liberal candidates are having to take the fight to their rivals.
After the backlash against the formal Labor-Greens alliance under the Gillard government, Shorten is anxious to keep maximum distance between the ALP and the minor party.
For all concerned, the imbroglio surrounding Lee Rhiannon and her Greens colleagues turns on a fundamental disagreement over process and principle.
With voters turning away from the two major parties and towards the Greens and micro-parties, it may be time to rethink our entire electoral system.
There’s been a deafening silence in recent Australian elections over the environment. But it hasn’t always been the case.
Greens leader Richard Di Natale told Q&A that if there was a vote among people who are under 30 in Australia, there’d possibly be a Greens prime minister. What do the polls say?
With the election result almost certain to be close, preferencing will play a key role, leaving the progressive parties in particular in a difficult bind.
The Greens are set to play a significant role in the election campaign and the new parliament. They are looking for gains in the Senate and the House of Representatives.
Greens leader Richard Di Natale has copped a lot of flak on social media for his “black Wiggle” photoshoot, but he is simply broadening the idea of what it means to be Green.