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  1. The push for full LGBTI equality requires Green boldness and courageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Sydney Star Observer

    ... acts - which thankfully passed. I feel privileged to be in a party whose first federal parliamentary leader, Bob Brown, is a proud gay man. Equality shouldn't be contingent on political palatability. Politics must be driven and led by those who are ...

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  2. Wilderness plan 'a backward step'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Mercury

    Bob Brown says the draft management plan for the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is an "ecological backward step". Picture : Vanessa Hunter FORMER Greens leader Bob Brown has called for an eco-resort and facilities commission to develop tourism adjacent to and outside the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.

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  3. Titles just part of OHA's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Mercury

    ... Legislative Council, memories of a father lost to lung cancer won't be too far from his mind. FORMER Greens leader Bob Brown has called for an eco-resort and facilities commission to develop tourism near the Wilderness World Heritage Area. A ...

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  4. Whincup is just Plain dominantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Mercury

    ... Legislative Council, memories of a father lost to lung cancer won't be too far from his mind. FORMER Greens leader Bob Brown has called for an eco-resort and facilities commission to develop tourism near the Wilderness World Heritage Area. A ...

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  5. New top-four challenge contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Mercury

    ... Legislative Council, memories of a father lost to lung cancer won't be too far from his mind. FORMER Greens leader Bob Brown has called for an eco-resort and facilities commission to develop tourism near the Wilderness World Heritage Area. A ...

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  6. View from the Street: Oh that's right, Clive Palmer still existsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Age

    ... before she makes any decision. Exactly which Tasmanians she had in mind is not clear, but presumably it'll be Bob Brown, Ricky Ponting, Princess Mary of Denmark and the Ghost of Errol Flynn. And don't forget you can catch that crime-fighting ...

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  7. Bob BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABC News

    Bob grew up as the son of a country policeman in New South Wales, where he first fell in love with the Australian bush. But his early adult years were a time of terrible personal struggle, which Bob endured entirely alone.

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  8. Bully boys in politics simply can't handle smart womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Age

    ... leader, Tony Abbott had no problem aligning himself with protesters holding signs saying: "Ditch the Witch"and "Bob Brown's Bitch". He was so proud of the allegiance that he allowed himself to be photographed standing in front of the signs. His time ...

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  9. PC Robert Brown served with the Metropolitan Police for 47 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Sutton Guardian

    ... Andy Tarrant, borough commander, said the Croydon police station would "never be the same again". He added: "Bob Brown has dedicated 47 years to public service and deserves all the recognition that goes with being the country's longest serving ...

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  10. Last beat for PC Bob as country's longest server copper retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Sutton Guardian

    ... to spend more time with his family in the area. Croydon Borough Commander Chief Superintendent Andy Tarrant said: "Bob Brown has dedicated 47 years to public service and deserves all the recognition that goes with being the country's longest serving ...

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  11. Met Honours Country's Longest Serving OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | LBC 97.3

    Friday 13th February 2015 Bob Brown, the lonest-serving policeman in the country, has being honoured as he retires after 47 years of service. Brown joined the Met as a police cadet in 1968, when Harold Wilson was Prime Minister and the first episode of Dad's Army was shown.

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  12. Explainer: Why the Tasmanian Government abandoned defamation law changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | ABC News

    ... much heralded in last year's election campaign. In the Government's sights were groups like Markets For Change, Bob Brown Foundation and activists like Miranda Gibson who sat in a tree for a record 457 days. In 2012, environmentalists Markets for ...

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  13. Decorated Summit County veteran Bob Brown remembered in BreckenridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Summit Daily News

    Last summer, when Bob Brown took his son and grandchildren to Rocky Mountain National Park, the youngsters were greeted by moose wandering through town - dozens and dozens of them, like some sort of alpine zoo with no fences. For mountain-town locals, moose and deer and wildlife of any sort are just another part of living off the beaten path.

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  14. Some Va. Republicans want to amend U.S. Constitution, but a party split's in the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... holds a banner opposing a convention of states outside the General Assembly building in Richmond on Tuesday. (Bob Brown/Richmond Times Dispatch/AP) Supporters say the amendments considered at such a convention would be restricted to certain topics. ...

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  15. Tech conference in Middle of Nowhere attracts John McAfee, Atari founder & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Network World

    ... Chuck E. Cheese's, and Brock Pierce, a Disney movie actor as a child and now a virtual currencies entrepreneur. Bob Brown is a news editor for Network World, blogs about network research, and works most closely with our staff's wireless/mobile ...

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  16. DOT chief testifies before EPW this morning - Delaney drops Highway ...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Politico

    ... a Tuesday interview in India. Watch the video: http://cnn.it/1zUVOFQ . But Academy of Model Aeronautics President Bob Brown disagrees, saying in a Tuesday statement that "community-based programming," not more regulations, is the key to preventing ...

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  17. 1-23-15 3:10pm Angela: on crime in the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Angela talks with Bob Brown, chairman of the New Orleans Police & Justice Foundation, about what to do about crime in the city. Well the crime situation in New Orleans is on all of our minds.

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  18. AeroSports Update: Aviation Modelers Support Wounded Warrior ProjectRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... could not be more proud of what our clubs have accomplished," said AMA President and AMA Foundation Board member Bob Brown. "Club members from across the country made it their responsibility to make their events successful, and in the end, we not ...

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  19. War on fishing poachers hots upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Mercury

    ... about Tasmanian petrol prices, from the public through to politicians, has been sent to the consumer watchdog. BOB Brown wants the Government to "call a spade a spade" and drop the term "wilderness" if development occurs in Wilderness World Heritage ...

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  20. What if the French had settled Australia first?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Age

    ... different intentions, we may not have been British at all. It would all have started in Tasmania. Former senator Bob Brown says the French were very interested in the island, before it was colonised by the English. The French explorer Labillardiere ... 9 comments