Electric cars, not machines of war!

Just one day after ANZACs mourned Australia's defeat on the shores of Turkey,  Malcolm Turnbull will visit Adelaide today (26 April 2016) to announce that the French have won a bid to build the navy’s new submarines. As part of a pre-budget election 'sweetener', the new submarines will cost the taxpayer $50 billion. In his … Continue reading Electric cars, not machines of war!

BrisG20 follow-up workshop

I would like to invite you to participate in a research workshop, which forms part of my ongoing PhD project exploring the community responses to the G20 Leaders’ Meeting in Brisbane, 2014. This workshop is an opportunity for you to hear about the emerging themes from the research thus far as well as to engage … Continue reading BrisG20 follow-up workshop

Israel subdues resistance worldwide – Palestinians take the brunt

Israel is exporting its methods of repression and technology everywhere. Who does not fear the word: Mossad? Growth in the anti-globalization and peace movements has been matched by Israeli know-how and killing in Gaza. The Israeli death machine is bullet-tested in Palestinian backyards. Palestinians are bearing the brunt of Israeli know-how in subduing resistance movements … Continue reading Israel subdues resistance worldwide – Palestinians take the brunt

CSIRO cuts

I am writing to you about a new organisation called "Friends of CSIRO" which has been recently established. Friends of CSIRO has been formed in response to the ongoing cutbacks to CSIRO’s funding over recent years, including the $111m cut in the 2014 budget, and in particular, the recent announcements that CSIRO will cut 350 … Continue reading CSIRO cuts