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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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US v China more

US v China more

AMERICA THREATENS CHINA: Pentagon Prepares for Confrontation in the Asia-Pacific Region by Rick Rozoff from Global Research “In January of this year the three officials in charge of U.S. global military strategy and operations – commander-in- chief President Barack Obama, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Chairman of the Joints Chiefs of Staff General Martin […]

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SYRIZA

SYRIZA

SYRIZA’s Proposals: The Exit From the Crisis Is On the Left from The Bullet 1. Creation of a shield to protect society against the crisis: * Not a single citizen without a guaranteed minimum income or unemployment benefit, medical care, social protection, housing, and access to all services of public utilities. * Protection of and […]

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Battling corporate Chevron

Battling corporate Chevron

Chevron Campaign The 2012 ACTU Congress recognises the work of the Maritime Union of Australia and the Construction unions on the Chevron campaign and fully endorses a National and International campaign against Chevron. The ACTU recognises that multi-national companies like Chevron and its contractors are exploiting loopholes in Australia’s Migration Act – loopholes which mean […]

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Ruak Timor Leste President

Ruak Timor Leste President

Taur Matan Ruak to be new President of Timor-Leste Report from Peter Murphy The presidential elections in Timor-Leste, conducted over two rounds on March 17 and April 16, 2012, resulted in Taur Matan Ruak, former commander of the armed forces, winning by a margin of 61 per cent to 39 per cent over FRETILIN candidate […]

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Chomsky on war with Iran

Chomsky on war with Iran

Noam Chomsky: What are Iran’s intentions? http://www.truth-out.org/what-are-irans-intentions/1330707877 Time for Australia to be independent from US/Israel. (more…)

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