The Organiser

The Australian voice of revolutionary feminism

Issue 35 – January 2021

A working class answer to healing the broken aged care system

A working class answer to healing the broken aged care system

There have been more than 30 major enquiries into aged care since 1997. All found essentially the same thing — a system in crisis.
Women workers’ answer to COVID: Capitalism caused the crisis, workers can solve it!

Women workers’ answer to COVID: Capitalism caused the crisis, workers can solve it!

Out of brainstorming meetings initiated by Melbourne Radical Women, a campaign called Workers Organising to Win! (WOW!) was launched around four central demands to spur a union and community fightback.
Holding Hands With a Newborn Baby

Our bodies, Our lives, Our right to decide! Why birthing is critical to reproductive justice for all women

As with any capitalist hard sell, the glorification of being a mother requires a glossy surface to cover over cracks.
Podcast Review — The Thin Black Line

Podcast Review — The Thin Black Line

Although it's been a long time since Daniel Yock died in police custody in 1993, it’s not “case closed” for the Murri community.
Sahrawi with flag

Self-determination for Western Sahara: Moroccan troops out now!

After nearly three decades of being forgotten, the Saharawi people have run out of patience.
CPSU

Rebuild public sector union power through the cross agency activist network!

Faced with bushfires and a public health emergency, the crucial role played by public sector workers in Australia was never more visible than in 2020.
Farewell to a warrior woman with a heart of gold

Farewell to a warrior woman with a heart of gold

The movement to stop Aboriginal deaths in custody has lost a tenacious champion with the passing of Virginia Hickey.
Conversion therapy: Groundswell grows to finish the job started in the seventies

Conversion therapy: Groundswell grows to finish the job started in the seventies

"While conversion therapy is no longer respectable, it did not disappear."