GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION ON MILITARY SPENDING
TUESDAY APRIL 17TH
KING GEORGE SQUARE
On April 17, 2012, people all over the world will join together for the
second Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS)
Our message for Australia is simple: We must begin to reign in the $25 billion annual purposeless military spending spree and redirect these resources to urgent priorities, including health; education; environmental,
food and water security; and national resilience.… Go to Article
Exercise Our Right to Strike
Organise to block WorkChoices and rewrite the FairWork Act
Under current industrial laws these activities are illegal.
Coral battleground —‐ 1970 The renewed threats to the Barrier Reef urges us to recall how Queensland unionists stopped oil drilling. Such actions are now illegal under Fair Work Australia.… Go to Article
from Freedom Socialist Organiser 9 March 2012, pp. 8-9.
The latest offering by radical historian Humphrey McQueen is a crackling yarn. It provides an overview of the struggle of builders’ labourers in Australia form invasion to today.
McQueen was invested to write the book by the late John Cummins or Cummo, as he’s affectionately known in the Australian union movement.… Go to Article