Thesis on 60s and 70s movement – basis of next 17 Group talk

The next talk in the 17 Group at 6/20 Drury St West End on Wednesday the 2nd of June at 7pm will be of interest to anyone who was involved in the politico-cultural radical movement of the 60s and the 70s. It will be given by a radical activist and theorist of the present generation, … Continue reading Thesis on 60s and 70s movement – basis of next 17 Group talk

Stolen Wages

Alex Macdonald Memorial Lecture 2010 Dr Ros Kidd - ‘One of the Great Scandals of Australia’s History: Aboriginal Labour in 20th Century Queensland’ 5.30pm Thurs 20th May Level 2 TLC Building 16 Peel St South Brisbane free admission refreshments available Ros Kidd was awarded a doctorate by Griffith University in 1994 for her groundbreaking research … Continue reading Stolen Wages

Elvis Costello will not play in Israel

Word has just been sent around that Elvis Costello has decided to pull out of his concerts in Israel and abide by the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions [BDS]. I saw Elvis Costello at Festival Hall in Brisbane in 1978 during the height of the Bjelke-Petersons attacks on Democratic Rights. Costello made some … Continue reading Elvis Costello will not play in Israel

Refugee US report on Australian latest Refugee policy

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2010/0517/Sagging-in-polls-Australia-s-government-toughens-stance-on-asylum-seekers/%28page%29/2 Sagging in polls, Australia's government toughens stance on asylum seekers Australia's Labor government, which recently fell behind in the polls for the first time since taking power, has imposed a freeze on asylum seekers from Afghanistan and Sri Lanka.

Reminder MAY 29 APHEDA-Fundraiser/DVDLaunch/Dinner

Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Phil Monsour News and Information You are invited to: Benefit Concert DVD Launch and Dinner Saturday 29 May 6.30pm Kurilpa Hall 174 Boundary St West End $25/20 (children under 12 free) Bookings essential 0400912550 or phil RSVP 22 May All proceeds to Union Aid Abroad- APHEDA … Continue reading Reminder MAY 29 APHEDA-Fundraiser/DVDLaunch/Dinner