having just returned from the embassy i can inform that the meeting that was to take place today between aunt jenny, the grandmothers and their legal team and the ceo and board of the ahc has been cancelled and the next meeting is scheduled for monday 9 march due to the clash of time frames. … Continue reading Latest from Redfern aboriginal tent embassy
FOCO NUEVO IN MARCH Our 7th Birthday!! Come and celebrate our anniversary; after more than 70 concerts we are still going strong! We hope you can make it!! THE TONI POLLARD BAND JUMPING FENCES Friday March 6 8.00 p.m. Kurilpa Hall 174 Boundary Street West End $10 / $7 concession Cakes, tea and coffee available. … Continue reading Foco Nuevo turns 7!
by Gerry Georgatos For weeks now the rumours have swirled that National Indigenous Television would come under the crossfire of reduced funding by Government to SBS. Weeks ago, insiders at NITV told me that their signature piece, the daily NEWS program, was slated for replacement by a ‘cheaper’ format. They said that NITV stalwart, Malaarndirri … Continue reading Aboriginal voices under fire – NITV News and NIT newspaper
But to live outside the law, you must be honest Absolutely Sweet Marie by Bob Dylan Australia’s first ever blockade camp on coal, Front Line Action on Coal has been defending the Leard State Forest from open cut coal for over 2 years. Whitehaven Coal have permits to clear early February 2015 and they have … Continue reading Bat attack blockade at Whitehaven mine
http://shar.es/1WlDxS As public focus on asylum seeker rights remains fixed on the horrifying findings in the children in detention report, and anger grows at the lack of justice for the murder of asylum seeker Reza Barati one year after his death, a signature feature of Australiaâs refugee policy established merely six months ago has been … Continue reading Australia’s champagne Cambodia deal to dump refugees is turning sour
> to my understanding the article below has some errors of fact concerning the pemulwuy project history at the block at redfern and i shall endeavour to correct those errors. this post is relative to the redfern aboriginal tent embassy only. > > my disclaimer is that whilst an avid supporter of the embassy and … Continue reading Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy and Aboriginal Housing Company dispute
Jennifer Kaeshagen sets up The First Nations Homelessness Project The Stringer is not just your average news site. Founded by Jennifer Kaeshagen, The Stringer coordinates advocacy in addition to its news reporting, features and opining. Ms Kaeshagen late last year made a personal commitment to attempt to house over the course of 2015 one hundred … Continue reading First Nations Homelessness Project
[Publishers Note: Posted below is a brief chronology of events that have occurred at Community Radio 4zzz in the month of March from its eviction from the University of Qld till today. Thanks to Heather Anderson from Zed who is on the board of 4ZZZ and did her PhD thesis on "Raising the Civil Dead: … Continue reading 4ZZZ: on this day in March