Indigenous protest seeking ‘frontier wars’ recognition shut down by police, say organisers

Aboriginal protesters are angry after being prevented from following the Anzac Day parade in Canberra. Police stopped a group of more than 50 indigenous people and supporters joining marchers at the national service while waving flags, beating sticks and chanting "shame". The group had a banner reading: "Lest we forget the frontier wars". Organiser Michael … Continue reading Indigenous protest seeking ‘frontier wars’ recognition shut down by police, say organisers

17 Group: The other side of excellence – some ugly realities of neoliberal university education

The next meeting of the 17 Group will be held on Wednesday the 6th of May at 7 pm in unit 6 at 20 Drury St, West End. The topic will be: “The other side of excellence – some ugly realities of neoliberal university education”. The speaker will be Richard Hil, author of the recently … Continue reading 17 Group: The other side of excellence – some ugly realities of neoliberal university education