Daily Archives: May 1, 2014


Commission of Audit wrong on costs of asylum seekers

ASRC spokesperson, Pamela Curr said today: According to the C of A report it currently costs $239,000 a year to keep one asylum seeker detained in Australia and more than $400,000 to detain an asylum seeker in offshore detention. The … Continue reading


A fitting codicil to a century of war

Military spending and mythology in Australia have taken on a life of their own. We need an Iraq War inquiry and a more realistic view of the last century of war, writes Jake Lynch A large chunk of humanity tumbled … Continue reading


May Day Special – Tribute to Pete Seeger

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FOCO NUEVO: May Day Special Tribute to Pete Seeger Friday, 2 May 2014, 8.00 p.m. Kurilpa Hall 174 Boundary Street West End Combined Unions Choir / Ian Dearden / Fox Hat / Mark Dalton / Jumping Fences Cakes, tea and … Continue reading