See What You Made Me Do

Welcome to the Paradigm Shift on FM 102.1 4ZZZ Fridays at noon. We challenge the assumptions of our current society, to resist oppression and investigate alternative ways of living for a world based on justice, solidarity and sustainability.This week Andy chats with award-winning journalist and author Jess Hill about domestic abuse - what causes it, … Continue reading See What You Made Me Do

Attack on Cuban embassy in Washington brings complicit silence from U.S. government

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla discussed the April 30 attack on the country’s embassy in Washington with the press yesterday, stating: ‘Here is the attacker, an AK-47 rifle, 32 shell casings, 32 bullet holes and a statement - by the perpetrator - of his intention to attack and kill’ From the U.S. government we … Continue reading Attack on Cuban embassy in Washington brings complicit silence from U.S. government

Cuba’s internationalism and COVID-19

More than 2300 Cuban health professionals, belonging to 26 "Henry Reeve" medical brigades, have gone to 24 nations in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa and the Middle East, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. They are helping in these countries, to contain the spread of the Coronavirus, which as we already know, … Continue reading Cuba’s internationalism and COVID-19

Medical Aid for Cuba

URGENT APPEAL: Medical Aid for Cuba The US continues to impose sanctions on Cuba, severely restricting access to medical equipment in the fight against the pandemic. In spite of this Cuba has sent more than 2300 medical workers around the world to 24 countries in the battle against COVID-19. The Australia-Cuba Friendship Society is undertaking … Continue reading Medical Aid for Cuba

May Day at home

The measures taken to control the COVID-19 pandemic were felt across our union and solidarity movement as our annual Brisbane Labour Day march was cancelled, and we had to celebrate the International Day of the Workers in our own homes. Nevertheless members could not let the day pass without sharing their message of solidarity through … Continue reading May Day at home