Recently 5 council members out of 9 of the Campbelltown City Council in Adelaide voted against a motion to errect a flag pole to fly the Aboriginal flag alongside the australian, state and Campbelltown flags on the front lawn of the council chambers in Campbelltown. It is important to note that Mayor Brewer is for this motion and is passionate about this issue also (read the article).
Pro-Honduras film screening
On behalf of FMLN Adelaide Committee "Dr. Melida Anaya Montes", I am pleased to greet you and inform you that our Salvadorean Political Organisation will be screening the film "We are not afraid" in solidarity with our geographical neighbours of Honduras.
The venue will be as follows:
Date and time: Friday 27Th August 2010 at 6:30 PM
Building: Auditorium of Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU)
Location: 229 Greenhill Rd. Dulwich SA 5065
Contact: Aland C Quintana. Mobile 0400 923302
Rally for an Australian Iraq War Inquiry.
The decision to go to Iraq was taken against the clear will of the Australian people. Since then, the death tolls have topped 1,000,000 and chaos has gripped the entire region. Those who opposed the war were right in their political and moral instincts. To go to war so needlessly has left a festering wound of cynicism in the Australian psyche.
The Chilcot Report released in the UK adds official weight to the demand that we forget how much destruction has been reaped, and to ensure it never happens again.
Saturday January 22, lunch from 1pm, meeting from 1.30pm @ Adelaide Activist Centre, Level 2, 95 Currie St, Adelaide.
International Women's Day March Adelaide
When: Thursday 8th March, 5:30pm
Where: Hindmarsh Square
Location: Adelaide Activist Centre, Level 2, 95 Currie St
Hear a first-hand report from the historic Presidential elections that have just taken place in Venezuela which saw socialist President Hugo Chavez being voted in for a fourth term, with 54% of the vote and a record high voter turn out.
In the lead up to the elections, brigade participants from Australia and around the world took part in rallies in Caracas in which millions of people took to the streets in support of Chavez and the revolutionary process.
12: RALLY AT PARLIAMENT HOUSE
1:30: COMMUNITY LUNCH ON LAWNS OUTSIDE GOVERNMENT HOUSE
Rally against government plans to "trial" the cashless welfare debit card (the "Healthy Welfare Card") on unemployed people in Ceduna and other communities!! This is Income Management on steroids. An extreme version of a policy that has repeatedly failed and harmed people.
Rally against cuts to Family Tax Benefit B!!
This rally is part of a National Day of Action: other rallies will be held in Ceduna, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbana, and other location!!