Resistance conference: videos and pictures

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The "Take the power back" conference of the socialist youth organisation Resistance was held at the Redfern Community Centre in Sydney on May 7-9. Below are videos of sections of talks given by some of the speakers.



Matthew Cassel, former editor of Electronic Intifada, speaks on activist media and the Arab Spring.




Independent journalist and blogger Antony Loewenstein on Israel and the Arab revolutions - part 1.



Independent journalist and blogger Antony Loewenstein on Israel and the Arab revolutions - part 2.



Green Left Weekly journalist and blogger Kate Ausburn on "people's power" versus the gas companies.



Green Left Weekly journalist and blogger Kate Ausburn on Peter Gray, the recently deceased Newcastle activist who came to prominence for throwing h is shoes at John Howard on Q&A.



Ravindran Munusamy, a youth activist with the Socialist Party of Malaysia who was a guest at the Resistance conference. he is being interviewed by Resistance member Duncan Roden on the Gillard Australian government's plan to send asylum seekers who come to Australia to Malaysia, which is is not a signatory to the Refugee Convention.



Photos of the conference by Alex Bainbridge.

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