On March 4, the first IQ² debate was held in Melbourne on the topic “Should Australia embrace nuclear power?”.On March 4, the first IQ² debate was held in Melbourne on the topic "Should Australia embrace nuclear power?".
Arguing the pro-nuclear case, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation chair Ziggy Switzkowski and Erica Smyth, chair of uranium mining company Toro Energy were joined by NASA climate scientist James Hansen.
Hosted by 350.org Australia
Town Hall, 483 George Street Sydney
Bill McKibben will talk about building on our work to #StopAdani, the push for fossil fuel divestment, the groundbreaking New York Cities legal case against five of the world’s biggest oil companies, and ensuring climate change is the number one issue on any election agenda.
Growing numbers of environmental and social activists are recognising the need for profound system change in order to ensure a safe and fair future for everyone. Particularly in the US and Britain, transitional demands are being framed into the so-called 'Green New Deal'. What exactly does it envisage, and what potential would such a plan have in Australia? Join us for this important discussion!
Saturday November 23 @ 2pm
The Boorloo (Perth) Activist Centre, 15/5 Aberdeen St East Perth
Hosted by Socialist Alliance WA