Groups including the Minerals Council of Australia have engaged in extensive lobbying and advertising campaigns that seek to undermine government action on the climate crisis. They have benefited from a revolving door that sees key staff go back and forth between the highest positions in politicians’ offices, the public service, coal companies, and the coal lobby.
Find out more:
- The Minerals Council of Australia’s long history of dirty tactics
- Who’s really calling the shots in Canberra – the people behind the revolving door
- The companies that pay millions to enable the Mineral Council of Australia’s advertising and lobbying
We have all the solutions and public support we need to create a better, safer, cleaner world for our kids to grow up in – but to get there, we need groups like the Minerals Council to get out of the way. That’s why we need to understand and expose their stranglehold on our democracy, and call on companies and politicians to Cut All Ties.