Protesters voice concern over new laws

Hundreds of protesters gathered in front of parliament house earlier this week to voice their opposition to the Barnett government’s proposed anti-protest laws.

Labor leader Mark McGowan addressed the crowd and said sometimes governments don’t like what people are protesting about but the right to protest was fundamental to Australian values.

Lynn MacLaren, The Greens MLC for the Southern Metro area spoke to the crowd and said protesters has achieved many great outcomes for Western Australia over the years.

Check out our photos from the protest, and read the full report here.

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