Notice of civil liberties meeting 27 February

Hello all

A leaflet is attached to promote a meeting about civil liberties to be held on 27 February.

The meeting is titled: ‘Taking Liberties: “Punitive populism” and the neo-liberal agenda of the Newman government’.

Speakers include:
*STEPHEN KEIM SC, prominent human rights lawyer and civil liberties advocate, former president of Australian Lawyers for Human Rights
*BOB CARNEGIE, renowned working class and community activist
*DEBBIE KILROY OAM, Lawyer and prisoner advocate, CEO of Sisters Inside
*DR CHRIS BUTLER, Lecturer, Griffith Law School.

Amongst other aspects of the attack upon civil liberties there will be discussion on the intersection the LNP’s law and order campaigning and the State government’s broader neo-liberal agenda, and the attendant shift to authoritarianism in the exercise of state power.

Meeting details:
Thursday 27 February 7pm
Harp Room, Qld Irish Club
175 Elizabeth St, City
(Entry by donation)

Please distribute the meeting details to anyone you think may be interested.

Also, we will be distributing the leaflet at the Davies Park market this Saturday from 8am to 10am. If you can help please phone 0409 877 528.

Kind regards
Greg Brown
The Cloudland Collective
www.facebook.com/TheCloudlandCollective

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