Sydney

Corner Mallett St & Pyrmont Bridge Rd, Camperdown
A community protest called by Camperdown Residents Aware of WestConnex (CRAW) at a new drill site at the likely Camperdown mid-dive site for the proposed M4-M5 Link eight-lane road tollway tunnel. Please bring a sign or banner if you have or can make one, where Stop WestCONnex t-shirt if possible.
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A screening of an all-time classic film, at a time of solidarity with the people power revolutions in the Middle East. Depicting the Algerian independence struggle against the French, The Battle of Algiers shows the struggle of the oppressed against their rulers - a struggle reflected on Middle Eastern streets today.

SAT OCT 8, 1pm

Sydney Town Hall
The 45th Parliament is now in session, and yet again, the sitting government is preventing marriage equality from becoming law. Every opinion poll for the past nine years has shown a clear majority of the population in favour of equal marriage rights. We are tired of parliament hand waving our rights; we deserve equality now!
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Oakdale Workers Sporting & Recreation Club, 1605 Burragorang Road, Oakdale.

Town Hall Square, Sydney.
Speakers: Tanya Plibersek, Quentin Dempster, Geoff Morrell, Little Pattie, Michael Tull from the CPSU. Beginning on Tuesday November 18, public rallies will be held in capital cities and regional centres across Australia to launch the 'Our stories Our Future Our ABC' campaign, a joint initiative by the Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) and the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA). ABC management has revealed the extent of the cuts it intends to impose as a result of funding reductions imposed by the Lewis Review into the ABC.

This week the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies is hosting the IPRA Peace Conference (www.iprasydney2010.org/Communicating_Peace.html). Featuring: Sister Jane, Leeroy & Samson and DJ Russ Dewbery (UK)
Friday July 9 Hermann's Bar University of Sydney Cost: $15.00 - Proceeds go to the Stop The Intervention Collective Sydney. Ph: Alex 0449 184 8017.30pm

With speaker Anna Hush, Director of End Rape on Campus Australia. An inspiring film about the brilliant, often outrageous women who founded the feminist movement of the 1960s. They said 'the personal is political' and made a revolution: in the bedroom, in the workplace, in all spheres of life. 

"Year in the Rear" is a thrash-through the big issues of the last 12 months - the big ones that have made the front and back pages, tweeted on twitter and kept the blogosphere ablaze. This hilarious night re-lives the highlights, the lowlights and the rubbish in-between - hosted by H.G. Nelson and features panelists Mickey Robins and Amanda Keller.

Tickets $48.60. All funds raised to support the vital work of the Asylum Seekers Centre of NSW, which provides front-line practical

A recent release film by acclaimed director and activist Ken Loach

6.30pm Sydney Socialist Alliance, 22 Mountain Street, Ultimo (near Broadway Shops).

Green Left Weekly is a proudly independent voice in Australia's corporate media wilderness: committed to human and civil rights, global peace, environmental sustainability, democracy, indigenous rights, supporting refugees, and queer rights. This free press is crucial - but not free! Help keep the alternative press alive, and enjoy a night of:
* Sumptuous dishes from Palestine, Lebanon, Africa & beyond!
* International cultural performers including Tamil dancers, Aboriginal performer Uncle Henry, Kurdish and Palestinian bands.

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