BRISBANE MARKS THE GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION ON MILITARY SPENDING

GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION ON MILITARY SPENDING

TUESDAY APRIL 17TH

KING GEORGE SQUARE

11-1PM

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

Review of ‘We Built this Country’

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