Federal Election 2019: Meet The Women’s Party

Summary

Website: https://thewomensparty.org.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womensparty.org.au/
Slogans:
It’s time to unite
It’s time for change
It’s time for equality
Themes: More women in parliament, equal pay, an end to violence against women.  Slight tendency to assume that women are naturally just nicer people than men.
Electorate:
TBA, but they definitely have key members in QLD and NSW.
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Meet Love Australia or Leave

Summary

Website: http://www.loveaustraliaorleave.com.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Love-Australia-or-Leave-Political-Party-192189997783220/
Slogans:
Love Australia or Leave, presumably.
Themes: They really, really don’t like Muslims.  Or refugees, but especially Muslims.  Other than that, your basic nationalist package, one or two good policies about veterans and housing and an education policy that isn’t terrible.  But mostly, it’s about maximising the Islamophobia.
Electorate:
NSW, QLD, TAS
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Involuntary Medication Objectors (Vaccination/Fluoride) Party

Summary

Website: https://imoparty.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IMOParty/
Slogans:
Vote 1 Free Choice
Object to forced meds
Themes: Freedom of choice, especially the choice to be plague-bearers.
Electorate:
Apparently, I’d have to download an unknown web app to my computer to find out about their candidates.  Which I don’t want to do, because I’m concerned about viruses.  Symbolism, anyone?

Update: They’ve fixed their site, but I still find that hilarious.  They are running in NSW, QLD and WA.

Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Fraser Anning’s Conservative National Party

Summary

Website: https://www.conservativenationalparty.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/conservativenationalparty/
Slogans:
One nation under God, united by the crimson threads of kinship.
Working for real Australians.
Themes: White Australia policy, xenophobia, homophobia, likes guns, doesn’t like eggs, basically trying to return us to the 1890s.  Too racist for Pauline Hanson.
Electorate:
QLD only so far, thank God.  (Sorry, Queenslanders.) (Or… should Queensland be apologising to the rest of us?)
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Meet the Child Protection Party

Summary

Website: https://www.childprotectionparty.com.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/childprotectionparty/
Slogans:
Let’s raise children who won’t have to recover from their childhoods.
Ensuring a more equitable, fairer and transparent Child Protection System.
Producing better outcomes for all children and their families.
Themes: Single issue party.  Ending child abuse – centering children in decision-making, but keeping families together where possible.
Electorate:
Only SA so far.
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Meet Tim Storer Independent SA Party

Summary

Website: http://www.timstorer.com.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SenatorTimStorer/
Slogan:
Integrity. Fairness. Prosperity. Sustainability.
Themes: Centrist Independent.  Energy efficient and climate-friendly policy makes economic sense.  Generally compassionate policies.
Electorate:
SA
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Meet the Australian People’s Party

Summary

Website: http://australianpeoplesparty.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AustralianPeoplesParty/
Slogans:
A New Direction for Australia: Time for a Change
Themes: Common sense and a fair go.  See themselves as centrist, but fairly progressive.  Increases to welfare, more renewable energy, better healthcare.  Slightly obsessive about fraud, and a bit funny about foreigners.
Electorate:
NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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Federal Election 2019: Meet the Australian Conservatives

Summary

Website: https://www.conservatives.org.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AUConservatives/
Slogan:
A better way.
Themes: Judeo-Christian tradition, Western values, conservatism, individualism, LGBTQI+ people are icky, capitalism is awesome, and libertarianism is also pretty great.
Electorate:
NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA.  Every single State.  Only the Territories escape.
Preferences: To be updated when the how to vote cards are declared.

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