Archive | June, 2012
Mourning

Mourning

Yolngu Nations Assembly and the Alyawaar Nation Should this Stronger Futures legislation pass through the Senate and become law, it will be a day of mourning for all Aboriginal peoples. This legislation will be the cause of great suffering in our hearts.(CW: Passed the Senate last night with Labor/Liberal together!) For those of us living […]

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Labor for refugees

Labor for refugees

“Labor for Refugees has today expressed its disgust with the way the Government has failed to step up and deal with the asylum seeker boat issue in open, fair and honest manner. The coalition is no better.” said NSW Labor for Refugees co-convenor Mr. Prince today. Mr Robin Rothfield, Secretary of Labor for Refugees Victoria […]

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Argentina National Strike

Argentina National Strike

Argentine Organised Labour Plans National Strike BUENOS AIRES, June 27 (BERNAMA-NNN-MERCOPRESS) – For the first time in decades the powerful Argentine organised labour movement has confirmed it is going ahead with a much debated national strike Wed against a Peronist government, which allegedly rests on support precisely from the unions and a long history of […]

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Refugees

Refugees

OAKESHOTT ASYLUM BILL IS SHABBY POLITICAL THEATRE TO DENY REFUGEES THEIR HUMAN RIGHTS by refugee action coalition sydney Refugee groups have condemned the Gillard government’s move to introduce Rob Oakeshott’s bill into Parliament this afternoon as being a piece of shabby political theatre. “Julia Gillard is trying to look like she is doing something about […]

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Age online

Age online

Social media infographic: how different age groups interact online by Alex White http://alexwhite.org/2012/06/social-media-infographic-how-different-age-groups-interact-online/

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Earthworker Cooperative

Earthworker Cooperative

Trade unions in support of Earthworker – socially based cooperatives. Please listen to Dave Kerin and endorse and join for $20. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4E-9MNbKuAA 100,000 Australians for Earthworker Co-operative Union and community partners are pushing ahead to establish Eureka’s Future in the Latrobe Valley – the initial work, by CFMEU Mining and Energy in the Business Plan. […]

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Website design

Website design

Twelve well designed non-profit websites by Alex White Look here http://alexwhite.org/2012/06/top-ten-best-designed-non-profit-websites/

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On Assange

On Assange

Yes, Virginia, there are conspiracies by Humphrey McQueen (Text of speech at Canberra Friends of Wikileaks, Coombs Lecture Theatre, Australian National University, 27 June 2012.) Once more, I have the honour of sharing a platform with Christine Assange. Since we were at the Sydney meeting in February, she has come through five tortuous months. Her […]

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Peacebus

Peacebus

Support the Peacebus – now in Darwin. Read here and forward http://www.peacebus.com/AboutPeacebus/

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