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Mean Greens fighting machine: Lee Rhiannon faces preselection insurgency

Max Chalmers October 4, 2017 9 Comments

If Lee Rhiannon is able to retain her spot on the Greens' Senate ticket, the result will be broadly interpreted as a severe rebuke of Richard Di Natale’s leadership and pave the way for an awkward federal campaign.

Clowns to the left, jokers to the right: Greens, Libs wrestle with party memberships

Bernard Keane July 3, 2017 17 Comments

Both the Greens and the Liberal Party are trying to deal with the tension between party memberships that want real power and the need to remain electable.

It’s not just leaflets: the power struggle behind Lee Rhiannon’s suspension

Josh Taylor June 29, 2017 22 Comments

The Australian Greens want full control over how their elected members vote, and they want to end a long-running NSW branch policy of binding votes.

NSW Greens are worried about the ‘vibe’ of Newtown

Crikey March 14, 2017 6 Comments

Though we're not sure exactly what that "vibe" is.

Is NSW Greens the new political home for Falun Gong?

Josh Taylor November 16, 2016 6 Comments

A Greens private members' bill preventing NSW residents from getting organs from China has strong support from Falun Gong practitioners.

Foley gains on ‘Teflon’ Mike as greyhound ban splits NSW Coalition

Alex Mitchell October 10, 2016 3 Comments

Mike Baird is fighting a war on all fronts over his proposed greyhound racing ban.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey August 26, 2016

Run with Bill ... Greens in turmoil ... think of the frequent flyers ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey August 16, 2016 1 Comment

Freedom Boy on the loose ... about data retention ... Greens settle their preselection battle ...

NSW Greens preselection candidate James Ryan dragged into bitter court battle

Josh Taylor August 5, 2016 5 Comments

The bitter fight within the NSW Greens is hotting up, with explosive documents revealing a long-running feud between a fired employee and a state preselection candidate.

Green zone: NSW branch at loggerheads

Josh Taylor August 4, 2016 8 Comments

There is a split in the NSW Greens, with Lee Rhiannon's "Eastern bloc" at odds with the party's spiritual leader, Bob Brown.