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JO-ANN ROBERTS

FOR VICTORIA

An MP to represent our community & values. Green MPs are accountable to you first, unlike other MPs, whose votes are determined by their parties. In the 2012 by-election, the Greens lost by just 2.9%. This election, vote for an MP who puts people before party.

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organic and industrial ends when and where we can” and “Source close to home.” Surprisingly, “ethical” is a description that can raise some objections, and not only because of its historical associations to “brown and stretchy.” Designer Eliza Faulkner, known for her eponymous line of women’s wear, confesses to not loving the term. “It’s in use so much that it has lost its weight and doesn’t really mean anything anymore,” she says. “All of these big companies might say they’re ethical and eco and their fabric might be organic, but you know they’re having it made in India and then shipping it across the world. The only way to truly be eco is if you’re shearing the sheep and then weaving the wool and then sewing it from scratch. It’s a tricky industry.” Faulkner, who was born and raised on

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