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Greens call for Alan Jones boycott

Adam Bandt 30 Sep 2012

Following his latest offensive outburst, Australian Greens MPs will not appear on Alan Jones' radio show and they have called on other parties to make the same commitment.

"The Australian body politic should disassociate itself from Alan Jones," said Greens Deputy Leader Adam Bandt.

"Alan Jones' comments about the Prime Minister's father are the latest in a long line of offensive statements. This is not political commentary, it's hate media, pure and simple."

"All Australian members of parliament should refuse to reward this behaviour."

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Transcript: Joint press conference

Christine Milne 17 Sep 2012

Christine Milne and Adam Bandt held a joint press conference to talk about the Country of Origin Food Labelling legislation, and answer questions on other issues of the day.



Subjects: Country of Origin Food Labelling Bill, genetic modification, farm gate prices, polls, super trawler, marriage equality, Tony Abbott, ASIC


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ADAM'S BLOG: Lest We Forget

ANZAC DayThe mind gets focused on the consequences of war when you're in the repeatedly ravaged city of Berlin, a city that headquartered a former foe, now with a huge Turkish population, attending an Anzac service.

If ever there were pause to think about the deathly consequences of decisions made by politicians to send other people off to war, it's Gallipoli.

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Adam Bandt elected Deputy Leader of the Greens

Christine Milne 13 Apr 2012


Australian Greens Leader, Christine Milne, today welcomed Adam Bandt’s election as Deputy Leader of the Greens.

“I'm delighted that Adam is to take on this important role and I'm really looking forward to working together with him as well as our whole party room,” Australian Greens Deputy Leader, Senator Christine Milne, said.

“We're a great team for the city and the bush.

“One of our great strengths is the depth of talent in our parliamentary team. They all bring their own passions and strengths and make a fantastic political force.

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