Fossil fuel companies run our country
Fossil fuel companies run our country

Fossil fuel companies run our country

Australia's major political parties are brought to you by the fossil fuel lobby.

Woodside, Santos, Chevron Australia, Alinta Energy, Origin Energy and the Minerals Council of Australia all contributed tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Liberal, Labor and National Party.

Adani, which infamously contributed to the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef, funded the Liberal Party and One Nation.

Hence, it's not surprising that our government (regardless as to which major party is in power) is so reluctant to look to anything besides fossil fuel as a "viable" energy source.

Another thing to consider is whether governments actually run our country or if it is big, multinational corporations.

Either way, with our climate fast heating up, we're in big trouble.



Border trade-off: What Premier’s willing to offer

premium_icon Border trade-off: What Premier’s willing to offer

A “stressed” Annastacia Palaszczuk has faced business leaders

Eumundi markets to reopen in June

premium_icon Eumundi markets to reopen in June

Focus is on improving awareness around social distancing and hygiene as...

Gympie netball prepare for training date

premium_icon Gympie netball prepare for training date

“We can sustain missing a season if we have to but we are not looking at missing a...