Bahraini refugees rally in support of NSW teachers against O’Farrell’s education cuts

The Bahrain Australia Youth Movement (BAYM) will join NSW teachers today who are rallying statewide against cuts to education by the O’Farrell government in the latest budget. “We join in solidarity with NSW Teachers who have suffered a massive blow with $1.7 billion slashed from the education budget. This is an outrageous attack not just … Continue reading Bahraini refugees rally in support of NSW teachers against O’Farrell’s education cuts

The Unaccompanied Minor

She reminded me of my daughter with her dark intelligent eyes And her brown hair bunching in lazy curls about her shoulders. She looked up at me as I hoisted the boat clear of the sea and smiled with even      white teeth And seemed, somehow, unafraid. There were other children, wet and ragged, but also … Continue reading The Unaccompanied Minor

Support the people of Gaza

I am against my country's fighters hurting a single ear of corn I am against a child- any child having to carry a gun I am against my sister learning weapons drill I am against what you will ... but What would even the saints have done had their eyes been filled with killing? I … Continue reading Support the people of Gaza