Daily Archives: February 6, 2014


‘Parliament, Government and Reform in Queensland, 2001-2013’

THE ACCOUNTABILITY ROUNDTABLE ‘Parliament, Government and Reform in Queensland, 2001-2013’ Public Forum -Parliament House, Brisbane 10 February 2014 10:00 am – 12:00 noon The Premiers Room The Accountability Round Table is a non-partisan group of citizens with diverse backgrounds (academics, … Continue reading


Refugee Boat Timeline to February 6th

Refugee Boat Timeline to February 6th by archiearchive FCD TWO TURNBACKS TODAY 6th FEB No arrivals reported today. LATE NEWS Again, thanks to Marg Hutton Migrants stranded in Sukabumi, rejected by Australia The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | World | Thu, … Continue reading


Sri Lanka war report ‘shows rights abuses’

Dear Friends This report joins a library of human rights concerns about the situation in Sri Lanka. What makes it so relevant to us is that the Australian Government is complicit in placing lives at risk by deporting Sri Lankan … Continue reading


Suicide crisis – from tragic to catastrophic

by Gerry Georgatos Israel and Natalia are entitled to equality – Photo, Gerry Georgatos Australia is facing a suicide crisis that is not abating, it is continuing and getting worse. If the suicides tragedy among our First Nations peoples remains … Continue reading


Foco Nuevo in February

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FOCO NUEVO IN FEBRUARY Friday, 7 February 2014, 8.00 p.m. Kurilpa Hall 174 Boundary Street West End TwoCrows / Jumping Fences / Para Você As always Maggie’s delicious cakes tea and coffee will be on sale. $10 / $7 BYO … Continue reading


You’ve got to be Jo(h)king: History, the Left and Queensland

(This is a guest post from a friend of The Word From Struggle Street Jon) It was the 40th anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising recently. On the 17th of November 1973, tanks rolled onto campus, and in a bloody … Continue reading