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Are you concerned about the refugees imprisoned on Manus and Nauru?

Join us for a weekly vigil to help raise awareness of their plight.

We're back at parliament house from 4.30 to 5.30pm. Then walking to the southern end of the footbridge to hand out flyers to those going to the big bash finals.
It will be great if you can join us in getting information about what's happening on Manus and Nauru out there.

Location: Adelaide Activist Centre, Room 205, Level 2, 95 Currie Street, Adelaide

Over the past few months, activists from Socialist Alliance, Left Unity, and other groups have been raising awareness and concerns about the Federal Government's Income Management policies, which are currently being "trialled" in Playford, northern Adelaide.

They have organised two community meetings on the issue, and have been engaging with community and welfare groups in the area, and elsewhere.

Migrants, especially newly-arrived ones, have always been more at-risk of experiencing poverty, and more at-risk of being exploited as workers and students.

But cuts from April 1st to a federal government program that provides an allowance, casework support, housing assistance, and counselling to potential refugees, could mean homelessness and destitution for some of the most disadvantaged people in Australia.

A FILM BENEFIT NIGHT FOR TIMOR-LESTE'S WORKING WOMEN'S CENTRE

5.30pm: Drinks & Nibbles
6.30pm: Film
VENUE: CAPRI THEATRE
141 Goodwood Road, Goodwood SA 5034

ADMISSION: Full Wage: $20 Concession: $15

Tickets are available from:
AETFA: Andy Alcock: Phone: 83710480 Email: andyalcock@internode.on.net
APHEDA: Jan Schultz: Phone: 8231 5532 Email: jschultz@sa.cfmeu.asn.au
SA UNIONS: Phone: 8279 2222 Email: saunions@saunions.org.au
SA WORKING WOMENS CENTRE: Sandra Dann: Phone: 8410 6499 Email: wwc@wwc.org.au

THE DRESSMAKER ABOUT THE FILM

WATER and CLIMATE CHANGE: an activist seminar

Meet Shirley Shackleton, author of The CIRCLE OF SILENCE
To be launched by Senator Nick Xenophon
6pm THURSDAY 10 JUNE 2010
KATHLEEN LUMLEY COLLEGE
51 Finniss St, North Adelaide
* meet the author Shirley Shackleton
RSVP by Monday 7 June 2010 to bookings@aetfa.org.au or ring Andy Alcock 0457 827 014 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              0457 827 014      end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Organised by the Australia East Timor Friendship Association
in association with

Reading Circle: "A World To Build: New Paths toward Twenty-First Century Socialism"

First session:
Thursday 7th April 5:30pm
Activist Centre, Level 2, 95 Currie St, Adelaide

Dinner and drinks available by donation
All interested people are invited to join an open reading and discussion series on the book 'A world to build: New Paths Towards 21st Century Socialism', by Chilean author, activist and prominent Latin American political commentator Marta Harnecker.

Port Augusta meeting

Are you concerned about how burning coal affects the health of the Port Augusta community? Or concerned about reports of dangerous climate change? Are you concerned about job losses if the power station is closed down? Have you heard about the plans for renewable energy developments in the area?

Join us to discuss these issues and more.

Members of the Climate Emergency Action Network will be presenting a short film entitled “There’s No Future in Coal” which documents the Just Transitions bus tour through the NSW Hunter Valley.

Rally & March for Refugees
Parliament House Adelaide

National Day of Action for Same-Sex Marriage
27 November · 13:00 - 17:30
Location Parliament House, North Terrace

Show your opposition to homophobia.

Contact Jason Virgo 0468 839 086 jwvirgo@gmail.com or James Vigus 0412 906 978 jamesvigus@gmail.com

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