The NSW Liberals are scrambling to dissociate themselves from a toxic, shambolic clutch of climate denialists in Canberra.
It's been two weeks since Scott Morrison told off the school kids of Australia, but its effects will be felt for a long time yet.
Australia's free speech warriors took a righteous stand against children fighting for their future.
While federal politics was offering business-as-usual climate inaction last week, school kids were putting politicians to shame.
Crikey readers respond to student protests, data encryption, climate change and the ABC.
Good morning, early birds. Adani has announced plans for the imminent construction of a scaled-back version of its Carmichael coal mine, Justin Milne and Michelle Guthrie renew their public stoush, and students in Sydney and Melbourne are expected to stage a walk-out in protest of climate change inaction. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
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