Gerry Mander
5.  ‘Can you imagine the squeals if the forestry industry’s welfare payments were cut?’ If Forestry were closed down and all the workers compensated at a proper and decent rate, the state would literally save multi-millions every year. Maintaining our forests intact would generate more money and jobs than Forestry and their destructive policies will ever do. We are caurrently paying a fortune to have them destroyed. We don’t need Forestry and their corrupt practices with its annual losses and subsidies, which do nothing at all for Tasmania and everything for offshore corporate investors.  This is the most destructive force the island has ever seen … Read more here