The effects of global warming are already here, and only an international ecosocialist movement can slow the destruction.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling to wipe out abortion rights sparked solidarity protests around the world, including in Australia, where abortion also has no federal protection.
When it comes to the rights of First Nations, Australia is woefully behind the rest of the world.
An election season appeal to workers: Vote socialist, boot out Morrison and build our unions for a fightback
Workers flexing our combined muscle is how we’ll win decent wages, job security and so much more.
When it comes to elections, Australians are increasingly disengaged and don’t like what they see.
The $3.4 billion announced for “women’s economic security, safety and health” has placated some feminists. But those studying the detail aren’t impressed.
Laws that offer equal rights and provide benefits and protections to same-sex couples mark major changes in social attitudes. But they leave queers who reject traditional models of domestic coupledom out in the cold.
The Australian Democrats’ grab for a share of political power is a sellout of the majority of those who voted against the GST in the Senate.
Australian Democrats leader Meg Lees clearly hasn’t a clue about the day-to-day pressures juggled by working women. The Democrats’ Goods and Services Tax deal ignores the fact that women are still responsible for the overwhelming majority of domestic work.
Displaced Kosovars were expected to be grateful, passive beneficiaries of “Aussie generosity.” But having known society in Pristina, the capital of Kosovo and a typical European city, they would not tolerate being herded into military shacks.