You are here

Opinion

Opinion - 10 November 2020

Pile of Woodchips

Forest Furnaces Are Not Renewable Energy

In a climate emergency, we have a scientific and moral imperative to decrease our carbon emissions to slow down the planet’s warming.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Biomass, Native Forest Logging, Renewable Energy


Opinion - 12 October 2020

House of Assembly, Tasmania

Why Truth Should Still Matter in Politics

To be a Minister of the Crown is a great honour and enormous responsibility. It requires the highest standard of integrity and honesty.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Misleading Parliament, Ministerial Accountability, Tenant Rights, Parliament


Opinion - 12 June 2020

Chinese Flag

Tasmania must resist influence and reduce reliance on China

Two news items in the past week should be a wake-up call to any remaining doubters that Tasmania is far too heavily dependent on China.
Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Tags: Democracy, Trade, China, Chinese Communist Party, Education, UTAS, Coronavirus, Foreign Influence


Opinion - 2 June 2020

Legislation, Clause Being Highlighted

Major Projects Legislation

The ongoing fight against exploitation has involved countless instances of communities pushing back.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Major Projects, Aboriginal Tasmanians, Environment, Planning, Coronavirus


Opinion - 15 April 2020

Mental Health, Man on Couch

Coronavirus - We're all in this Together

It’s a strange time for all of us. We’re coming to terms with fundamental changes to daily life and how the world operates.
Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Tags: Coronavirus, Community Safety, Community, Mental Health, Health


Subscribe to Tasmanian Greens MPs - Media Releases