Daily Archives: January 30, 2019


Yellow Shirts march the ‘Valley of Death’

Many years later, I met the woman’s sister who told me how aggressive her sister had been down through the years and that she was a junkie.
Even with the best political intentions, in times of civil unrest, there can be mad outcomes and events. In our own small way we tried for unity amidst chaos.

After two years and 3000 arrests the government finally relented and allowed us to march. However it took another 10 years before the government fell. But no government has been game to ban street marches since that time. Continue reading


Why we must try to stop the demolition of the historic student union complex

The first meeting of the 17 Group for 2019 will take place on Wednesday the 6th ofFebruary at 7 pm in Unit 6 at 20 Drury St, West End.  You have probably already heard of the project of the University of Queensland … Continue reading


Lizard’s revenge at Roxby Downs

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‘Political language…is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.’ – George Orwell, Politics and the English Language. In 1977 the Fraser government issued Australia’s uranium decision supporting further … Continue reading