1. 1 May 2009 | Concerned consumers and parents staged a demonstration outside Sydney's Intercontinental Hotel. The Food Regulation Ministerial Council was meeting there to discuss a promised review of food labelling this year. We were there to make sure labelling of genetically engineered food was on the table.

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  2. http://www.greenpeace.org.au || Science shows that climate change is accelerating, with devastating impacts if we pass the critical 'tipping point'. To control climate change, we must change.

    If you've ever wanted to act on climate change, then now is the time to do it.

    Here are some starting points:

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  3. http://www.greenpeace.org.au || "The idea that we can't live without the quarry is actually quite flawed," says Guy Pearse.

    In an essay published recently in the Quarterly Essay, former Liberal speech writer Guy Pearse argues that carbon intense industry, or the 'greenhouse mafia', has compromised the government's policy on climate change with their heavyweight lobby power.

    Pearse says that the federal government suffers from "quarry vision", as evidenced in its Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme.

    "A decision has been made to look after the short-term interests of a few polluters ... even if it means we've outsourced all of those green job opportunities to another country," says Pearse.

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  4. On 19 March 2009, whales supporters joined Greenpeace at a peaceful vigil outside the Japanese embassy in Canberra, Australia.

    We called for an end to whaling and justice for Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki. These two Japanese Greenpeace activists, also known as the Tokyo Two, were arrested after exposing a scandal within Japan’s whaling industry last year.

    Read more: http://www.greenpeace.org/australia/news-and-events/news/whales/whalesvigil-190309

    Join the Facebook group to support Junichi and Toru:

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  5. Our Frontliners are the public face of Greenpeace -- you've probably seen them on city streets.

    Frontliners are crucial to our financial independence, recruiting thousands of new financial supporters to Greenpeace every year and educating countless more about environmental issues.

    Want to be a Frontliner?

    Read a profile of one of our Frontliners.

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