How to get active this week


Come to a National Peace Convergence over July 5 to July 12. Protest Talisman Sabre joint military exercises between US and Australian troops at Shoalwater Bay. Visit Peace Convergence 2015 on Facebook.

Come to a rally: Fight the fines on the jobless on Wednesday July 1 at 1pm. The unemployed can be fined for failing to attend a job search appointment with their Employment Service Provider. Max Employment, 470 Collins St. Organised by Australian Unemployment Union.

Enjoy a film screening: Freedom or Death on Friday July 3 at 6pm. The terrible conditions faced by asylum seekers in Indonesia, Australia and Nauru. Speaker: Mohammad Ali Baqiri, refugee. Entry $8/$5. Resistance Centre, Level 5, 407 Swanston St. Organised by the Socialist Alliance. Ph 9639 8622. email.

Join us at a rally against racism: Say No to Reclaim Australia on Sunday July 19 at 2pm. Oppose racism and the vilification of Muslims. Solidarity Park, Harvest Tce, Perth. Organised by United Against Bigotry and Racism.

Come to Red Cinema to watch F-Type Film on Friday July 3 at 6pm. This movie, violently suppressed in Turkey, is about resistance against solitary confinement of political prisoners in that country. A discussion about the film will be introduced by Mesut Eroksuz, who was a socialist activist in Turkey at the time and a singer in the popular political band, Grup Yorum, which produced the film and provided the soundtrack. Entry $5. Fri Jul 3, 6pm. Resistance Centre, 22 Mountain St, Ultimo.

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