A Palestinian father calls for justice for his son, a World Vision worker imprisoned by Israel for 3 1/2 years, tortured, but never allowed to testify against the preposterous charges of which he is accused. I searched in vain for any reference on your web site (World Vision) to the fate of Mohammed Halabi, your … Continue reading Rendition in Palestine
Tasmania near Hobart Following in the footsteps of a Joh dream, the Queensland Labor government has established a $15 million industry development fund to support hydrogen projects in Queensland. This is being driven by the fossil fuel industry and conservative pollies to control the transition to renewables and avoid the costs of stranded fossil fuel … Continue reading Qld Government launches phony renewables fund
Writers Anthology Group has just published the aptly titled 'From the Edge' - its eighth short-story and poetry anthology - by authors from Moreton Bay Region. You can order it from IngramSparks. Here is what the editor had to say: ON behalf of the Writers Anthology Group (WAG), based in Pine Rivers, Australia, I present … Continue reading Book ‘From the Edge’ out now!
The next meeting of the 17 Group will take place in unit 6 at 20 Drury St, West End at 7 pm on Wednesday the 6th of November at 7 pm. The speaker will be long-time non-violent activist Ciaron O'Reilly. Ciaron has just returned from months in a 24/7 solidarity vigil, first outside the Ecuadorean … Continue reading Julian Assange in a ‘Kafkaesque Slow Motion Crucifixion’ – O’Reilly at 17 Group