It’s a little more than two decades since anti-fascists celebrated the closure of National Action’s (NA) organising centre in Melbourne’s outer northern suburb of Fawkner. The Tyson Street “bookshop,” actually a bunker, closed in April 1998. A 15-month campaign exposed the fascists and ensured their project was a political flop. A clear and present danger…. Read more »
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In late 2018, eighty-one thousand people petitioned the Department of Home Affairs to stop U.S.-based fascist, Gavin McInnes, from entering Australia. The petition cited McInnes’ calls for violence against women and people of colour and the Southern Poverty Law Center’s listing of Proud Boys, the group he formed, as a hate group. Home Affairs refused… Read more »
A tale of corporate greed, plus the remedies that can and must be taken.
Participation by cops in uniform is one byproduct of transforming Pride events from political statements into corporate festivals.
Help defeat the exploitative, punitive and racist Community Development Program
This talk was presented by Alison Thorne on 30 October 2018 at an event hosted by Rainbow Atheists. I’d like to start by acknowledging that we meet this evening on the stolen lands of the Kulin Nation. I pay my respects to elders and pledge my solidarity, not only to elders, but also to the… Read more »
We must fight to mitigate capitalism’s poisonous effects right now.
The right wing in Australia has a new angle to pursue its reactionary social agenda.
Despite restrictive anti-strike laws, Australian unions are calling workers out to rally for a living wage.
Needed urgently: a united front against the ultra-right