2022-05-23 18:28:13

Progressives Crush Australian Elections on Climate Change Platform

Progressives scored a massive victory in Saturday’s elections in Australia with the Labor Party’s Anthony Albanese poised to take over as the next Prime Minister. Votes are still coming in, but the incumbent centrist Liberal Party appears to have lost 24 seats, from 75 before the vote now down to only 51. A major issue in Australia this election cycle was climate change, which is shocking to hear coming from an American perspective. A huge component of Labor’s platform was to double the country’s 2030 target cuts to climate emissions and to be net-zero by 2050. They are promising to transition to renewable energy, update the nation’s energy grid, and roll out more solar banks and community batteries. In addition to climate change issues, Labor also ran on increasing the minimum wage, and funding child, elderly, and disability services. This is a major win for the progressive movement and the planet at large and we’ll see if they’re able to deliver on their ambitious climate promises.

 

The David Pakman Show is a news and political talk program, known for its controversial interviews with political and religious extremists, liberal and conservative politicians, and other guests.

Missed an episode?  Check out David Pakman on our Youtube Channel anytime or visit the show page for the latest clips.

#FreeSpeechTV is one of the last standing national, independent news networks committed to advancing progressive social change. 

#FSTV is available on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling, and online at freespeech.org

#davidpakmanshow 2050 Anthony Albanese Australia community batteries disability services Labor Party Net Zero Prime Minister

Politics

The David Pakman Show

OOPS: Rudy Giuliani Admits to Pardon Request, Then Deletes It

OOPS: Rudy Giuliani Admits to Pardon Request, Then Deletes It

The David Pakman Show

CIVIL WAR: Republican Says Boebert's "Christian Taliban" Must Be Stopped

CIVIL WAR: Republican Says Boebert's "Christian Taliban" Must Be Stopped

The Stephanie Miller Show

If You Missed It: Listen to Justice Jackson Being Sworn in

If You Missed It: Listen to Justice Jackson Being Sworn in

The Stephanie Miller Show

Glenn Kirschner is Back!!

Glenn Kirschner is Back!!

Related

The David Pakman Show

Condiment Shortages Plague Nation, 4th of July in Danger

Condiment Shortages Plague Nation, 4th of July in Danger

The David Pakman Show

LOL: Even Newsmax Calls Out Rudy Giuliani's "Attack"

LOL: Even Newsmax Calls Out Rudy Giuliani's "Attack"

The David Pakman Show

Disoriented Trump Struggles to Speak at Sycophant Rally

Disoriented Trump Struggles to Speak at Sycophant Rally

The David Pakman Show

Ron DeSantis Blows Past Trump In New Presidential Poll

Ron DeSantis Blows Past Trump In New Presidential Poll

Proud Partners