1. Federal election: Al Gore weighs in urging political will on climate action  NEWS.com.au
  2. As Labor vows to protect artists, it fails to credit the painting on its policy document  ABC News
  3. The UK has a national climate change act – why don't we?  The Conversation AU
  4. The Guardian view on the Australian election: vote on the climate emergency  The Guardian
  5. The Liberal party’s rank opportunism spells danger for Australian energy policy  The Guardian
  6. View full coverage on Google News
Former US presidential candidate turned activist Al Gore has weighed in on Australia’s federal election campaign, saying the Coalition would take the country “in the wrong direction” on climate change. Former US presidential candidate turned activist Al Gore has weighed in on Australia’s federal election campaign, saying the Coalition would take the country “in the wrong direction” on climate change.

Federal election: Al Gore weighs in urging political will on climate action

“Following a historic performance by her party in the local elections, the Green Party MP says energy and climate change have become major electoral issues https://t.co/drKqS4onDH”

Caroline Lucas on Twitter: "Following a historic performance by her party in the local elections, the Green Party MP says energy and climate change have become major electoral issues https://t.co/drKqS4onDH"

“Labour in Europe has already delivered great things for our city - from improved rights for workers to action on climate change. A vote for @LondonLabour in next week's EU elections is a vote for a public vote on Brexit, with the option to stay in the EU on the ballot paper. 🇪🇺”

Sadiq Khan on Twitter: "Labour in Europe has already delivered great things for our city - from improved rights for workers to action on climate change. A vote for @LondonLabour in next week's EU elections is a vote for a public vote on Brexit, with the option to stay in the EU on the ballot paper. 🇪🇺… https://t.co/s0HhVnXp8C"

“Wonderful to have Dizzy’s support this election. We’re running out of time to take action on climate change and protect the environment before too much is lost for good. Your vote this election is more powerful than ever. Help me keep fighting for our children’s future #auspol19”

💧Sarah Hanson-Young💚 on Twitter: "Wonderful to have Dizzy’s support this election. We’re running out of time to take action on climate change and protect the environment before too much is lost for good. Your vote this election is more powerful than ever. Help me keep fighting for our children’s future #auspol19… https://t.co/8AdXEctLzk"

“A Flinders resident who received this text picture message told me this was what she hoped everyone received. For our future. At this election. Don’t risk it with the major parties. Vote for Change. Vote for Climate Change Action. Vote 1 Julia Banks. #auspol #FlindersVotes”

Julia Banks MP on Twitter: "A Flinders resident who received this text picture message told me this was what she hoped everyone received. For our future. At this election. Don’t risk it with the major parties. Vote for Change. Vote for Climate Change Action. Vote 1 Julia Banks. #auspol #FlindersVotes… https://t.co/NYGJgiKEvS"

The result could make the country a world leader on global-warming action — or leave it lagging.The result could make the country a world leader on global-warming action — or leave it lagging.

How Australia’s election will decide its role in climate change

Nation-wide climate legislation would not only help reduce our carbon emissions, but also boost economic growth.Nation-wide climate legislation would not only help reduce our carbon emissions, but also boost economic growth.

The UK has a national climate change act – why don't we?

The UK has a national climate change act – why don't we?

ACT becomes first state or territory to make formal declaration of climate emergency and calls on federal support for jurisdictions to prepare for climate change impacts.ACT becomes first state or territory to make formal declaration of climate emergency and calls on federal support for jurisdictions to prepare for climate change impacts.

ACT declares climate change emergency - slams federal government failure to act | RenewEconomy

The Coalition hasn't released specific pre-election arts policies for 20 years, but while Labor promises fair pay for artists and to protect their copyright, it makes one major fail in the document it is using to promote the plan.As Labor promises fair pay for artists and to protect their copyright, it makes one major fail in the document it is using to promote its plans.

As Labor vows to protect artists, it fails to credit the painting on its policy document - Australia Votes - Federal Election 2019 - Politics - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Election Saturday will signal the beginning of a new era in Australian politics — and political reporting. Election Saturday will signal the beginning of a new era in Australian politics — and political reporting.

Time for a change — a major change