Daily Archives: March 15, 2010

Refugee Submissions for Anti People smuggling Bill

Senate Inquiry Update

As you may be aware, Senator Sarah Hanson-Young has referred the Anti-People Smuggling and Other Measures Bill to Senate Inquiry.

Should you wish to make a submission to the Inquiry, the deadline is the 16th of April. The report is due of the 11th of May. Continue reading

Sameh Habeeb: Does Israel really want peace in Palestine?

Sameh Habeeb, founder-editor of the Palestine Telegraph newspaper, will be conducting a national speaking tour (“Eyewitness from Gaza”), hosted by Socialist Alternative.

Sameh’s first appearance in Australia is in Brisbane.

Tuesday 23 March at 6.30pm at QUT Gardens Point campus, O Block, Room 520

and his last at the Marxism 2010 conference at Melbourne University (1-4 April). He will also be speaking at four university campuses and in Newtown in Sydney. This will be the first occasion that Sameh has spoken outside Western Europe. Continue reading