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KELVIN'S BLOG: Don't just flatten the curve - Eliminate coronavirus!

In the first couple of months both the Federal and State Governments seemed to be doing a great job of protecting Australians from the coronavirus pandemic.

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KELVIN'S BLOG: Economists say lower immigration will lift wages

A lot of pre coronavirus economic commentary was to the effect that the Australian economy has been struggling due to a lack of wages growth. Essentially wages have been stagnant for years.

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KELVIN'S BLOG: Australian Government should follow Jacinda Ardern’s lead

MacroBusiness has reported that the New Zealand Ardern Government is acting to ensure that unemployed New Zealanders do not have to compete for jobs with workers from overseas.

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MEDIA: Herald Sun - Protect our past and safety

CLIFFORD HAYES MP: What does this State Government want to be remembered for? I imagine the Premier would like his Government to be remembered by his “getting things done” mantra of construction, construction, and even more construction.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Victorian Government must review vertical cruise ships strategy

Victorians are all deeply troubled by the Victorian Government’s decision to confine public housing tenants in North Melbourne and Kensington to their rooms to try to stop the coronavirus pandemic.

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KELVIN'S BLOG: Housing affordability for young people could improve

For many years Australia was internationally renowned as the country where just about everyone could afford a home of their home. It was the Great Australian Dream. But for years now young people in Australia’s cities have struggled to afford a home.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Home renovation plan a wasted opportunity

The Federal Government’s $25,000 Homebuilder Stimulus scheme is a wasted opportunity.

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MEDIA RELEASE: World Environment Day - Better habitat protection needed

The Sustainable Australia Party says that World Environment Day should be a time to reflect on the ongoing destruction of habitat both around the world, and here in Australia, and what we can do to stop it.

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NEWSLETTER: How did they corrupt our planning systems?

Dear Member / Supporter --

How did they corrupt our planning systems?

We know that the property industry wants our major cities to look like New York. But how could they possibly achieve something so undesirable and detrimental to most Australians?

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MEDIA: Radio WA - Conversations with Kelvin Thomson of Sustainable Australia Party

A thought-provoking conversation with Kelvin Thomson from Sustainable Australia Party, recorded during the COVID-19 crisis talking about what environmental and economic sustainability is really about. We also talk about the tourism implications of the current situation.

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