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Why Mark is suing REST super for failing on climate

Michael Bones
July 26, 2018

This legend is suing a $50 billion super fund for climate inaction.

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Short-change women and you short-change the world: Why we should all care more about the gender pay gap in Australia

Kirstin Hunter
July 24, 2018

If a generation of poverty-stricken grandmas isn’t enough to make us stop and think, then maybe this will.

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This Is Our Why: reflections on Bill McKibben's Accelerate Climate Action Tour

Kirstin Hunter
May 10, 2018

If you missed it Bill McKibben's Accelerate Climate Action Tour, here's what you need to know.

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Divest from the Patriarchy: why Future Super is advocating for gender diversity in the boardroom

Adam Verwey
January 9, 2018

7 of Australia’s largest 200 companies have no female directors, and 64 have only one female in the boardroom.

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Super Funds Detention: why the refugee rights movement should embrace divestment

Kirstin Hunter
December 20, 2017

Australian pro-refugee activists have unknowingly been investing in companies that profit from the suffering of refugees.

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11 Important Reasons to Help Us #StopAdani

Future Super
November 21, 2017

Adani’s Carmichael coal mine will be a massive disaster for Australians everywhere, and you can help Future Super stop it. Find out more.

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Why does a superannuation company care about marriage equality?

Kirstin Hunter
October 12, 2017

Find out why marriage equality is an important issue for a superannuation fund. It might not be the answer you'd expect.

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How to Talk to a Climate Change Denier

Noelle Greenwood
September 7, 2017

Having productive conversations with climate deniers can feel like an insurmountable challenge. Find out how with this fact-filled guide.

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10 crappy things you could be funding through your super (and might want to stop)

Noelle Greenwood
September 6, 2017

Did you know your super could be funding harmful industries like nuclear arms and tobacco? Future Super reveals 10 damaging industries to avoid investing in.

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We’re joining the marriage equality campaign: how you can help

Michael Bones
August 28, 2017

In solidarity with the marriage equality movement, Future Super is stepping up our support for the YES campaign.

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Queensland + Adani 4EVA: A broken heart waiting to happen.

Noelle Greenwood
August 10, 2017

As a Queenslander, it disturbs me deeply what our government is agreeing to in our name, in considering an allegiance with Mr Adani to be in our state’s best interest. And I have the strong sense that we are the ones being played for fools.

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The 1.8 metre scroll that Frydenberg can't ignore

Noelle Greenwood
July 14, 2017

In late May, Minister Frydenberg introduced laws to make the Clean Energy Finance Corporation’s $10 billion available to so-called 'clean coal' investments. So last month we organised a petition. A simple note to let Minister Frydenberg know that allowing our green bank to subsidise harmful coal is like investing money from a cancer research fund into tobacco filters.

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Why Westpac Caved On Adani, And What We Need To Do Next

Michael Bones
April 28, 2017

Thousands of Australians are celebrating today with the news that Westpac has all but ruled out funding Adani’s controversial Carmichael mine. On Friday, Westpac released a new climate change action policy which effectively rules them out from funding Adani’s monster mine.

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Follow The Money: The fight to #StopAdani brings banks and super funds into focus

Michael Bones
April 11, 2017

The fight to #StopAdani brings banks and super funds into focus.

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