Portrait of Scott Ludlam

Scott Ludlam

Scott Ludlam, an Australian Greens Senator from Western Australia, is the Greens spokesman on such issues as communications, housing, mining and nuclear power.

He has led opposition to the government’s plans for an internet filter and has championed the cause of public ownership of the National Broadband Network.

Scott travelled to London to attend the High Court hearing of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and has led the Australian Greens’ demand in the parliament that the government take action to ensure Mr. Assange’s legal and consular rights are upheld.