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  • a.picone@acfonline.org.au's picture
    The northern food bowl is already full - June 27, 2013
    Andrew Picone

    The push to develop Northern Australia as the 'next frontier' risks failure and a legacy of environmental and social damage.

     

  • d.sweeney@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Why Australia shouldn't sell uranium to the UAE - June 17, 2013
    Dave Sweeney

    Australia is home to one third of the world's uranium making us a significant player in the global nuclear game.

  • a.picone@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Selling the future short - May 24, 2013
    Andrew Picone

    Mining seems to offer great hope for many Indigenous communities, with promises of jobs and schools. However Australia's traditional owners should not sell themselves short of a future.

  • d.sweeney@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Think again, minister, on uranium deal with Emirates - May 13, 2013
    Dave Sweeney

    It might surprise many Australians to know that Foreign Minister Bob Carr is moving forward with a deal to sell Australian uranium to the United Arab Emirates – a country with an illiberal government situated in one of the most volatile and insecure regions in the world.

  • d.henry@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Forests deal the only solution - May 10, 2013
    Don Henry

    The Tasmanian Forests Agreement is an attempt to resolve entrenched conflict differently from the way it is usually done in Australia says Don Henry.

  • j.lanauze@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Dear Richard: I don't agree - May 6, 2013
    Jonathan La Nauze

    Vica Bayley, Tasmanian campaign manager at The Wilderness Society, responds to Richard Flanagan's commentary on the Tasmanian Peace Agreement.

  • d.sweeney@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Uranium: dividing communities as well as atoms - April 23, 2013
    Dave Sweeney

    Uranium mining may be attractive to those seeking to boost state coffers, but it leaves the land poisoned and communities divided.

  • d.henry@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Browse Basin decision a win for all (Australian Financial Review) - April 17, 2013
    Don Henry

    The decision of Woodside and the Browse Joint Venture Partners not to proceed with the industrialisation of James Price Point is a welcome and responsible move.

  • w.freeman@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Woodside – time to go with the float (Online Opinion) - April 12, 2013
    Wade Freeman

    The fight to oppose the development of the Kimberley has spread from the red sands of James Price Point to capture the attention of the whole nation.

  • j.borrelle@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Container deposit schemes work – and that's what matters - March 26, 2013
    Jessie Borrelle

    Why are the beverage giants fighting tooth-and-nail to stop the spread of container deposit schemes – arrangements that are proven to cut down on litter and increase recycling rates?

  • d.henry@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Let the river run - March 19, 2013
    Don Henry

    It's time to raise a glass to the people up and down the Murray who worked hard to make sure enough water was returned to the river system for it to survive

  • w.freeman@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Climate change will dampen Abbott's northern Australia plans - March 18, 2013
    Wade Freeman

    There has been enough written about the cyclical history of developing the north and the northern food bowl, motivated by knee jerk responses.

  • d.sweeney@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Fukushima's dark legacy - March 8, 2013
    Dave Sweeney

     March 11 marks an occasion the global nuclear industry would much rather forget but one that holds a particularly dark relevance for Australia.