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!

Australia’s Morrison government responded to the emergency with a budget that will bolster the fragile fortunes of the rich, at the expense of the poor, and an industrial relations bill that would turn workers into a casualised slave labour force.
Birth belongs in the hands of mothers

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

It’s not “case closed” for the Murri community.

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

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

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 has never been 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 campaigning to stop deaths in custody has lost a champion with the passing of Virginia Hickey, who died on 4 December.

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

There’s a new global groundswell to demand an end to conversion therapy.