Hiroshima Day 1967

The Hiroshima Day Rally held on Tuesday 8 August 1967 began in the Old Brisbane Markets in Roma Street just below the Dental Hospital. Children played in puddles as a throng of 200 or so people gathered holding placards and banners that opposed the war in Vietnam, conscription and of course the bomb. People assembled … Continue reading Hiroshima Day 1967

Stories from the revolution in Cuba and Palestine

1984 - First Australian Brigade to Cuba WBT looks forward to reading Robert Austin's account of Cuba & Palestine titled "Cuba, Palestine and Israel: Forgotten Histories". Just how can we forget the ongoing story of the Cuban revolution and the Palestinian struggle for a right of return to their homeland. Palestinians crossing the border in … Continue reading Stories from the revolution in Cuba and Palestine