Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez urged to boycott Israel

As reports of concert dates swirl on social media, activists ask stars to stand in solidarity with Palestinian people.Activists have called on Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez to join a boycott of Israel in solidarity with the Palestinian people [Mario Anzuoni/Reuters] Reports that U.S. singers Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez will perform in Israel this summer have … Continue reading Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez urged to boycott Israel

Students occupy Peter Dutton’s Office

Early Friday morning in Brisbane, university and TAFE students occupied federal immigration minister Peter Dutton’s office. Sitting in the cramped public space, we chanted: “Say it loud, say it clear! Refugees are welcome here!” We kept the beat with the service bell, and blue-tacked petitions with thousands of signatures to the walls. Behind the locked … Continue reading Students occupy Peter Dutton’s Office