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More than 2000 people on Manus & Nauru face a very uncertain future. Mojgan Shamsalipoor fled her home in Iran to escape violation and found safety and love here in our Brisbane community but faces deportation in a few weeks... Minister Dutton is accountable for these human rights abuses. Join TRAPSA, QCU Unions for Refugees & #FreeMojgan movement to call on Peter Dutton to act immediately - close the camps, evacuate the innocent men, women & children to Australia and allow Mojgan to apply for permanent residency.

Peter Dutton's Office, 199 Gympie Rd, Strathpine

"Saeed" is weak from a hunger strike but the Department of Immigration and Border Protection intend to send him back to danger in his country of origin where he is at real risk of persecution. Stand in solidarity with asylum seeker "Saeed" (not his real name).

Department of Immigration, 299 Adelaide St, Brisbane

The asylum seeker boat Australia didn't rescue 9 years ago sank, drowning hundreds. Has refugees' lot improved? Speaker from Iraqi community, Andrew Bartlett and others. King George Square. Further info: Refugee Action Collective, 3392 3843.

Sir! No Sir! is a 2005 documentary about the anti-war movement within the ranks of the United States Armed Forces during the Vietnam War. At a time when the Australian military is rocked by the exposure of war crimes by supposedly "elite" soldiers, this is an inspiring history of resistance from within the military.

Fundraiser to support activists facing fines for taking direct action against the Adani mine.

Just Earth, 29 Vulture St, West End

 

Mulivaikal is the name of the village in the Tamil part of Sri Lanka, where the worst massacres of civilians took place, in the closing days of the Sri Lankan civil war in 2009. All welcome to participate in this multifaith commemoration.

St Brendan’s Primary School Hall, 17 Hawtree St, Moorooka, (School Hall entry via Hawtree Street Church car park)

Organised by the Australian Tamil Congress (Queensland) with the support of the Sri Lanka Justice Forum Brisbane.

6:30pm, Tues 4 Dec, 74B Wickham St, Fortitude Valley. On October 7, 2012, Hugo Chavez won an historic victory in the Venezuelan Presidential Elections. The campaign, which pledged to deepen and extend the socialist project, mobilised a massive section of the population and received overwhelming popular support.

Tour of Brisbane's nuclear related sites followed by Chernobyl commemoration

Gather 4pm (for 4:10 departure): Reddacliff Place, cnr George & Queen Sts, Brisbane. 5pm Commemoration

A session on the political potential and radical origins of the humble public park with Jonathan Sri (Greens Councillor), Natalie Osbourne (environmental planner) & Jason Byrne (environmental planner)

Wagun Park, 1 Morris St, Highgate Hill

Hosted by Brisbane Free University and Right to the City.

Meet at 9am, corner of Wharf and Turbot St to grab your leaflets and Green Left Weekly bundle! We'll work from the front of the march to the back, distributing Australia's best radical press and leaflets for upcoming events until 9:45am where we'll gather at the back of the march with our flags, banners, and our best yellin' voices! For our members and supporters who just want to march with us, join us at 9:45am at the rear of the march, corner of Leichhardt and Little Edward Streets, on this, the Workers' Day!

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