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You are INVITED to an exclusive screening of 2 documentaries from 2 local Canberra film makers. 7pm - Thursday the 29th of July Dendy Canberra Tickets - $10 at the box office Please join Lara van Raay and Brendan Walsh for the screening of the award winning film "Palestine, Beer & Oktoberfest Under Occupation" and "Moresby Modern". Introduction and Q&A with the film makers will be hosted by ScreenACT's Monica Penders. Palestine, Beer & Oktoberfest Under Occupation - 42 minutes
Speaker/Host: 666 ABC Canberra and The Australian National University Venue: Molonglo Theatre in the new Crawford Building, Lennox Crossing Date: Monday, 16 August 2010 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Please join us for the launch of The Pacific Solution by Susan Metcalfe. RSVP Wednesday September 29 Paper Chain Bookstore, 34 Franklin St, Manuka. Ph 6295 6723. The Australian Government said frankly, ‘we don’t want to accept you, you are never going to get accepted’. On the other hand, it wasn’t safe for us to go back home as well. It’s like you are in space, disconnected from the earth and the sky, uncertain of having a future. Between 2001 and 2008, Australia detained a total of 1,637 asylum-seekers in
Please join Anti Poverty Week Patron Dr Helen Watchirs and members of the Anti Poverty Week coordination committee at the Launch of Anti-Poverty Week on Monday 18 October, 10 am – 11.30 am, Reception Room, ACT Legislative Assembly. The Launch will explore the experience of living in poverty, particularly the issues faced by individuals and families that interact with the social security system. The event is hosted by Meredith Hunter MLA and sponsored by the YWCA of Canberra and the ACT Council of Social Service (ACTCOSS). Please RSVP by Wednesday 13 October on 6175 9900.
Join Walkley Award winning journalist Chris Graham for his astounding presentation The Lie that Built the Northern Territory Intervention, an expose of a fraudulent ABC Lateline program which the federal government used to help mount the case for the NT intervention. At the Uni Pub, 17 London Circuit, Civic.

Corner of Petrie Plaza & City Walk, Civic.

ANU academics and media commentators will take your questions as they dissect the slogans and lay bare the real issues facing the nation, ahead of the 2010 Federal election. Speaker/Host: 666 ABC Canberra and The Australian National University Venue: Molonglo Theatre in the new Crawford Building, Lennox Crossing
Garema Place Civic No nuclear waste dump at Muckaty Station NO URANIUM NO WEAPONS NO WASTE FOR A NUCLEAR FREE FUTURE
Westlund House, 16 Gordon St. Acton
The ground breaking new documentary on Aboriginal rights. Presented by the filmmakers with indigenous elders from Arnhem Land, John Altman (ANU) and Jeff McMullen (former ABC journalist), plus live music by Archie Roach. Tickets: $25 or $15 concession. James O'Fairfax Theatre, National Gallery of Australia. E-mail tickets@ourgeneration.org.au to reserve tickets

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