This article was originally published by The Guardian Australia in June 2019.

Action to save environment is even more imperative; it beats sitting on hands for another three years.

Whether it’s wars or elections, winners throughout history get to frame the story of what happened. Australia’s federal election one month ago is no different.

If the Coalition is to be believed, they won convincingly and now have a mandate to continue their do-nothing approach on climate and to wind back Australia’s progressive tax system. If the Murdoch press is to believed, Australians voted overwhelmingly in favour of coal.

However, in…

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