Daily Archives: October 5, 2020


Bike for Beirut

This month ordinary cyclists, unionists and activists across Australia combined to do a Big Ride for Palestine to raise money for a Palestinian refugee camp in Beirut. This week Lance Armstrong rode a cycle tour of Beirut to raise cash … Continue reading


Simmo’s Legacy

Peter Simpson, the former state secretary of the electrical trades union, passed away recently after a long fight with cancer. Simmo stood up against privatisation of public assets in Queensland by Premier’s Anna Bligh (ALP) and Campbell Newman (LNP). He … Continue reading