Rally at Labor conference: not in malaysia – not in nauru – end mandatory detention – refugees are welcome

Hi all, The rally for refugees at the national Labor Party conference is now just over a week away. We are pleased to be able to announce that Ged Kearney, President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions has now confirmed to speak. Also, for those who can't make it on the march, please come … Continue reading Rally at Labor conference: not in malaysia – not in nauru – end mandatory detention – refugees are welcome

*Solidarity Vigil for Julian Assange, High Court, The Strand, London

MONDAY DEC 5th. *from 8.30 a.m. *Solidarity Vigil for Julian Assange, High Court, The Strand, London An anti-war solidarity vigil will be held outside the High Court, The Strand, London on Monday Dec 5th against the extradition of Julian Assange. The vigil is organised by Veterans for Peace http://veteransforpeace.org.uk/ and London Catholic Worker http://londoncatholicworker.org/ The … Continue reading *Solidarity Vigil for Julian Assange, High Court, The Strand, London

45th anniversary of wave hill walk-off and strike.

the 45th anniversary of the wave hill walk-off and 9 year strike, the longest in australia i believe. back in 1966 we were into the 17th year of the menzies (pig iron bob) federal government and there was no government sympathy for aborigines and land claims nor workers on strike. the only message from the … Continue reading 45th anniversary of wave hill walk-off and strike.