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Australian Greens Leader, Christine Milne, attending events at Tasmania’s MONA FOMA festival this week, is launching $10 million of initiatives to support the arts and enrich the lives of more Australians. The initiatives would ensure more young and emerging artists are paid for their work, encourage more innovation in the arts, and support more touring to regional Australia and overseas. “The arts, from festivals like MONA FOMA and the Sydney Festival, to small art galleries and community theatre companies, bring so much joy to our lives,” Senator Milne said. Full story, Comment in Arts, here