Sylvia Hale, Greens MLC
If there is one right this society should cherish, it is the right to protest and speak out against injustice.
“The Greens are part of a growing voice that calls for community-based empowering solutions that redistribute wealth equitably. We recognise the important role of government intervention in the economy and public ownership of resources and institutions. We recognise that global challenges require both local and global solutions.” Sylvia Hale.
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Co-convenors of the Parliamentary Friends of Palestine – Labor MP Lynda Voltz and Greens MP Sylvia Hale – will depart on 17 July to travel to the Palestinian Occupied Territories and Refugee Camps in Beirut to look at overseas aid projects run by APHEDA, the ACTU’s overseas aid organisation. They will return to Sydney on 3 August. READ Sylvia's Gaza blog - click on 'Sylvia's blog' on the top tab menu.
Greens MP and spokesperson for Heritage, Sylvia Hale, has written to the NSW Minister for Planning calling on him to place an interim heritage protection order on the heritage-listed former Woronora Masonic Temple at Mortdale.
Following the attack by Israeli armed forces on the 'Gaza Freedom Flotilla' Greens NSW MP Sylvia Hale is heading to the Middle East to raise awareness about the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Gaza.
Greens spokesperson for Police, Sylvia Hale MP, has expressed concern at the mooted encryption of ambulance and fire brigade radios.
Greens spokesperson for Police, Sylvia Hale MP, has called upon the former Minister for Police, Tony Kelly, and the Police Commissioner, Andrew Scipione, either to resign or to explain their serious misrepresentation of the Taser trial.