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Failure to act on climate change is intergenerational theft: Steele-John

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Greens youth spokesperson Senator Jordon Steele-John said today that there was no greater intergenerational theft than the Turnbull government’s failure to take action on climate change.

“The Turnbull government appears to be content to sit back and watch climate change rob young people of their future, whilst simultaneously passing up on the opportunity for Australia to reap the benefits of the world’s third great industrial revolution,” Steele-John said.

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New Greens Senator proposes 'new deal' for young people

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Greens Senator Jordon Steele-John said today he would make it his mission to bust the myth that young people didn’t care about politics, after taking carriage of the Youth portfolio in party room this morning.

"The young people of Australia deserve a new deal,” Steele-John said.

“We are the ones who will live in the world built by the decisions that are made in this place and that is why the petty game-playing angers us, frustrates us and causes us to disengage.

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