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we are feeling the impacts right here right now broken hill sheep farmer and founder of climate wise agricultu
"We are feeling the impacts right here, right now." Broken Hill sheep farmer and founder of Climate Wise Agriculture @AnikaMolesworth says she's frustrated by Australia's 'she'll be right attitude' when it comes to action on climate change. #auspol #TheDrum
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we need to seize the renewable energy opportunities we have in this country gifted as the sunniest and one of
"We need to seize the renewable energy opportunities we have in this country, gifted as the sunniest and one of the windiest continents on earth, and inject skilled jobs into our rural communities. There is so much potential waiting to be tapped. " (1/2) @AnikaMolesworth #TheDrum
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i am terribly optimistic because i come from the farming community who are the most resilient innovative group
"I am terribly optimistic, because I come from the farming community, who are the most resilient, innovative group of people. There are so many opportunities we can realise in the environment, with carbon capture and storage in soils." (1/2) @AnikaMolesworth #TheDrum
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it s going to take a real amount of effort and a real amount of involvement from people from all different sec
"It's going to take a real amount of effort and a real amount of involvement from people from all different sectors. Things are changing, which is reassuring, but we have to stay angry. " @KetanJ0 on climate action in Australia #auspol #TheDrum
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i would describe my attitude as infuriated optimism that means being positive in your outlook but also remain
"I would describe my attitude as infuriated optimism. That means being positive in your outlook, but also remain as angry as you possibly can about the lack of action. I think that we will get there." (1/2) @KetanJ0 on climate action in Australia #auspol #TheDrum
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the last year made it really simple to meet the paris targets australia endorsed the ipcc report so it s simpl
"The @IPCC_CH last year made it really simple to meet the Paris targets. Australia endorsed the IPCC report, so it's simple. If you are in line with the science, you have got to target net zero by 2050. " (2/2) @_richardblack #TheDrum
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it s become a strong political commitment europe wanted to be a climate change leader and certain countries li
"It's become a strong political commitment. Europe wanted to be a climate change leader and certain countries like Britain and Sweden have taken this extremely seriously and it has been planned out." (1/2) @_richardblack #TheDrum
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the only organisation that can do anything here is the federal government but we are totally solely reliant on
"The only organisation that can do anything here is the Federal Government. But we are totally, solely reliant on the state governments and COAG coming together to do this." Ewen Jones on Australia's climate policies. #auspol #TheDrum
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australia s problem isn t so much that not enough people are supporting the greens australia s problem is that
"Australia's problem isn't so much that not enough people are supporting the Greens. Australia's problem is that climate change has become deeply politicised. Only this morning, a fmr Prime Minister was calling wind turbines satanic. It is unique to Australia." @KetanJ0 #TheDrum
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plan it out with communities ask what industries they would like to transition to make sure there s employment
"Plan it out with communities. Ask what industries they would like to transition to? Make sure there's employment in those areas. Ppl will be watching the German experience very carefully b/c no one has done this yet, but if anyone can do it, Germany can. " @_richardblack #TheDrum

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i ve managed to live long enough to see this unimaginable thing david marr in tears on as passes the house of
"I've managed to live long enough to see this unimaginable thing!" David Marr in tears on #TheDrum as #marriageequality passes the House of Representatives
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if a million dead fish at menindee doesn t attract your attention as the environment minister what does it tak
“If a million dead fish at Menindee doesn't attract your attention as the environment minister, what does it take?” questions where Melissa Price has been during the mass fish kill in the Murray-Darling basin #TheDrum
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the government has given an irish family 28 days to leave the country because their australian born son who ha
The government has given an Irish family 28 days to leave the country because their Australian born son who has cystic fibrosis, was deemed a burden on the health system. What does this say about Australia’s value of people living with disability? #TheDrum
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if we don t have an agreed set of facts that we as a community can rely on the whole pursuit of journalism is
“If we don't have an agreed set of facts, that we as a community can rely on, the whole pursuit of journalism is pointless.”
explains why she chose to take on the Prime Minister over his comments regarding the medevac bill #TheDrum
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every time i get a taxi i have to ask them whether they will take me because ive got into taxis and then taxi
“Every time I get a taxi, I have to ask them whether they will take me because I’ve got into taxis and then taxi drivers have refused to take me.” Nyadol Nyuon says the ‘it’s ok to be white’ motion, diminishes the experience of real racism #TheDrum
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they talk about we re back in surplus no we re not back in surplus politicians make promises that are going to
“They talk about "We're back in surplus." No, we're not back in surplus. Politicians make promises that are going to be delivered 8-10 years from now. People have trouble enough believing promises within one term, let alone two or three terms.” Kerry O’Brien #auspol #TheDrum
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i blew a fuse when i read about the aus war memorial planning to spend 500m on another centre for 500m we coul
“I blew a fuse when I read about the Aus War Memorial planning to spend $500m on another centre. For $500m we could buy a proper research + treatment centre for PTSD! We could treat our veterans properly” Chris Barrie #AnzacDay #TheDrum
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this would not be allowed to happen in the united states under their constitution my question is why is it all
“This would not be allowed to happen in the United States under their constitution. My question is why is it allowed to happen in Australia in 2019” ABC journalist @TheLyonsDen has been sitting in on the AFP raids for hours and says it’s a savage assault on the media #TheDrum
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the top 20 per cent of australian households in wealth terms are now 100 times richer than the bottom 20 per c
“The top 20 per cent of Australian households in wealth terms, are now 100 times richer than the bottom 20 per cent- 50 years ago we would have thought that was abhorrent.” Hugh Mackay says Australia has the largest wealth inequality in its history #TheDrum
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there is a very clear narrative that has weaponised racism sara saleh says politicians like scott morrison ton
“There is a very clear narrative that has weaponised racism.” Sara Saleh says politicians like Scott Morrison, Tony Abbott and Peter Dutton have “emboldened Neo-Nazis and white supremacists” and therefore “have blood on their hands” #TheDrum
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