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Sen Louise Pratt -

Something very upsetting happened to my own rainbow family

I want to say at the outset that there's nothing in the Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards) Bill that legitimates this postal survey or...
Sen Richard Di Natale Photo Parlview

lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex the Australian Greens are with you

I rise to speak on the Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards) Bill 2017. I wish that I was standing here right now speaking in...
Sam Dastyari

Dastyari losers the Plot over Pauline Hanson Ban the Burka Speech

Senator DASTYARI (New South Wales—Deputy Opposition Whip in the Senate) (10:57): The burqa ban again! I am not going to take up any more of...
Sen Penny Wong' love, care, stability, support and commitment that defines a family

Wong’ love, care, stability, support and commitment that defines a family

Peny Wong: I rise to speak on the Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards (Bill) Bill 2017. This bill cannot cure a flawed process. It...
Sen Sarah Hanson Young Global Warming

Hanson Young’ We are confronted with very real consequences of global warming

Hanson Young: I rise to participate in this debate today on renewable energy. Of course, this is an issue as vitally important to my...
Sen Derryn Hinch Wearing Rainbow Scarf

Hinch’ Same Sex Survey Speak out You’re liable to a fine of $12,000

Sen Hinch: The Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards) Bill 2017 will pass, with the majority of the government and Labor, but I think some...
One Nation Political Party

Roberts’ I don’t hear anyone raising same-sex marriage as urgent

As a servant to the people of Queensland and Australia, I want to speak on the Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards) Bill 2017 to...
Senator Rice The Greens

Rice’ We negotiated vilification provisions to guard against such hurtful hateful speech

I am rising to speak on the Marriage Law Survey (Additional Safeguards) Bill 2017 to say that the Greens will be supporting this bill,...
Senator Di Natale Senate Speech

Di Natale’ The reality is that coal is dead

Di Natale: The reality is that coal is dead. We have Engie closing Hazelwood. They don't see any future in coal. We have AGL,...
Sen Ian Macdonald

Macdonald’ The Greens lying about Climate in Electoral Campaigns

If we were required to tell the absolute truth in advertising, the Greens would have nothing to campaign upon. The Greens try to tell...
Senator Cory Bernardi

Bernardi attempts to block government borrowing more money to give away

I have deep concerns about our ongoing commitments to organisations like the IMF and the United Nations, in particular where we are pledging what...
Sen Peter Whish-Wilson

Whish-Wilson’ What will it take for us to accept that the climate is changing

Peter Whish-Wilson: What we're seeing around the world is alarming. The weather is changing. My committee, the environment committee, has recently been up to...