Polly Higgins: Taking Ecocide to the UN

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Renegade Economists Show 199 Celebrating 4 years on air. Subscribe now. Global activist Polly Higgins discusses the legal moves to protect the environment from corporate entities. Listen here Her websites are: Trees Have Rights Too Eradicating Ecocide – the book Polly Higgins Polly is currently touring Australia. Following the interview we discuss our new documentary Real Estate 4 Ransom, the … Read More

If you owned all the money in the world…

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That was the statement Red Symons of ABC breakfast radio ran as a lead in to our 6.45am discussion this morning. It is also the opening line in the film, attempting to settle those who blame banking and the money system for everything. Listen to the interview with Red promoting our debut documentary Real Estate 4 Ransom. Tickets are available … Read More

Speculative Vacancies and Real Estate 4 Ransom

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Download the Speculative Vacancies report As written up in The Age today, p5: Speculators ‘locking up’ empty dwellings that could be homes Michelle Griffin PROPERTY speculators have locked up 46,220 empty homes in metropolitan Melbourne, the housing campaign group Earthsharing Australia says. In a documentary soon to be released, Real Estate 4 Ransom, the group says that 4.95 per cent … Read More

Carbon Tax Positives

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The Gillard Government’s Clean Energy Future plan signifies that the game is up for the free rider’s polluting our planet. The Carbon Tax of $23 per tonne of carbon for July 1 2012 – June 30 2013 sends a clear message that polluters must pay. In this age of compromise politics, the industry lobbyists who seem to have won are … Read More