A new study by Save the Children, Australia and UNICEF shows billions of tax dollars are spent on Australia’s cruel refugee policies. A fraction of this could create much better conditions for asylum seekers and permanent resettlement solutions for refugees, as well as on health, education and improving the lives of ordinary people in Australia. Speakers Lisa Button and Shane Evans, Save the Children, Australia, and Dr John Minns, Refugee Action Committee 6:30 - 8pm, Thursday 13th October 2016. Manning Clarke Centre, Building 26a, Union Court, Australian National University.
11am - 1pm, Saturday 22nd October 2016. Between Commonwealth Bank, and the entrance to Woolworths, Dickson Shops. Come and help sell the Green Left Weekly newspaper, and discuss Socialist Alliance policies with people. We always have good discussions. Organised by Socialist Alliance, Canberra Branch.