Anti-Politics and the Plague of Disorientation: Welcome to the Age of Trump

Article by Henry Giroux, quite incisive: Donald Trump, in the distance at left, during a campaign rally at Redding Municipal Airport in Redding, California, June 3, 2016. (Photo: Damon Winter / The New York Times) "Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have." -- James Baldwin The Greek chorus has finally … Continue reading Anti-Politics and the Plague of Disorientation: Welcome to the Age of Trump

Conference Call on Global Days of Action

EN ESPAÑOL ABAJO ************************** Dear all, Thank you for registering your availabilities in the doodle poll. This message is to confirm our International Conference Call on Global Days of Action, for the areas of Americas/Europe/Africa. The best date for the majority is Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 at 9:00am Eastern time (Montreal time). If you haven't … Continue reading Conference Call on Global Days of Action

Greens Launch Springfield Rail Extension Plans

Former Senator and key Senate candidate Andrew Bartlett today launched Steven Purcell as the Greens’ candidate for the Federal seat of Oxley, focussing on the Springfield to Redbank Plains rail extension. Mr. Bartlett said the preferred route for the railway line, including proposed stations at UQ, Churchill, Yamanto, Ripley and Redbank Plains, has been identified … Continue reading Greens Launch Springfield Rail Extension Plans

1971 Anti-Apartheid (Springbok) Protests, Queensland

Here is a new Anti-Apartheid section on the Radical Times Historical Archive starting to take shape..... The new section is the second one down the page (scrolling down from the top) headed: Resources: 1971 Anti-Apartheid (Springbok) Protests, Queensland I just finished adding two new audio streams (about 19 minutes long) that were recorded at the … Continue reading 1971 Anti-Apartheid (Springbok) Protests, Queensland

Bring Them Here: World Refugee Day protest rally

Australia's offshore processing regime is increasingly being exposed as totally vicious and barbaric and a blight on the country's reputation. Our efforts to overturn it must be redoubled. As well, this World Refugee Day is unlike others in that it can fairly be seen as an intervention in an election campaign. It is most desirable … Continue reading Bring Them Here: World Refugee Day protest rally