Are Australian companies selling weapons to countries that have committed war crimes? Yes.— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 14, 2020
Does the Government know which weapons? Yes.
Will they tell the public? No.
This secrecy and subservience to the military-industrial complex has to end #NoWarhttps://t.co/TX6CrXS7Bu
How about instead of wasting $50 billion on Submarines, we put that money to public schools, hospitals— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 14, 2020
and supporting a transition to a post-carbon future?https://t.co/ghifdsjf6m
I've been pursuing the Government's draft Pacific climate plan through FOI for months. The Government's refusal to come clean smacks of a cover up.https://t.co/D5HaRgN2q3— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 13, 2020
Impossible not to feel devastated reading this. We will mourn everyone and everything lost this summer for decades to come.https://t.co/NhKhjJTZ7X— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 16, 2020
The Olympics' attempt to ban protest, including "hand gestures with political meaning" and "taking a knee" is a stunningly ignorant attempt to suppress the place of politics and protest in sport. Wrong call.https://t.co/wRUhHMnNy6— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 15, 2020
Neoliberalism has ripped funding from public schools and delivered special deals to private schools world over.— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 14, 2020
Public education is a public good that must be defended and championed. https://t.co/ZjfeVZgXpc
This is a drop in the ocean. Wildlife carers need cash and supplies now. I don't think this Government understands the seriousness of the animal welfare and extinction crisis we are facing #auspolhttps://t.co/42I96FoOIs— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 12, 2020
What an absolute rort. The independent audit office has caught the Government using sports grants to pork-barrel their election campaign.https://t.co/yHReTy6lu9— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 16, 2020
The fires have put kangaroos in crisis, the public is donating to save them but the Government is still painting a target on their back.— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 14, 2020
The NSW Government needs to get serious about protecting animals and halt kangaroo culling immediately. pic.twitter.com/ZlfKh6mwzI
Academic freedom in essential to our universities. University staff must be free to critique their institutions without fear of reprisals like the one targeted at whistleblower Dr Schröder-Turk. https://t.co/SXY3l2o8qN— Mehreen Faruqi (@MehreenFaruqi) January 13, 2020