International solidarity

The following statement for May Day 2010 has been endorsed by socialist, trade union and progressive organisations in the Asia-Pacific region, including groups in Australia, New Zealand, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan and the Philippines. Full list of endorsements. * * * All over the world workers are organising…
African American artist Gil Scott-Heron, whose political poetry influenced a generation of rap artists, sensationally announced the cancellation of his planned gig in Tel Aviv on April 24. Speaking onstage at London’s Royal Festival Hall, Scott-Heron told the audience he “hated war” and told the packed audience his Israel tour date would not be going ahead. Fans dismayed at the planned gig had earlier disrupted his concert. They repeatedly heckled the performer and asked him to cancel.
This article first appeared at TamilNet. * * * More than 10,000 Tamils in Australia registered to cast their votes in the referendum across Australia over April 17 and 18 on the creation of independent Tamil homeland in Sri Lanka, reported SBS Australia, citing organisers.
The Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM); Working People's Association (PRP) of Indonesia, People’s Democratic Party (PRD) of Indonesia, Turn Left Thailand, Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM) of the Philippines, Socialist Alliance of Australia, and Solidarity (Australia) issued the following statement on April 10.The Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM); Working People's Association (PRP) of Indonesia, People's Democratic Party (PRD) of Indonesia, Turn Left Thailand, Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM) of the Philippines, Socialist Alliance of Australia, and Solidarity (Australia) issued the following statement on

Latinos for Democracy WA have teamed with CINE VIVO Independent Latino Film Festival to dedicate an afternoon to Chilean culture and reflect and discuss the current social uprising in Chile.

2pm - 4:45pm

We invite you to join us for live music, Chilean dance performances and to hear our guest speakers.

Live music
- Son Tres
- Nicolas Bahamonde & Co
- Ramon Cornejo

Folkloric Dance Performances
- Raizes Latina
- Fantasia Latina

Plus guest speakers.

Special Speaker and Esteemed Guest Comrade Fernando González Llort President of ICAP, one of the Cuban 5.

7 April at 18:30

Dinner starts at 19:30PM.

MUA HALL at 65 St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide

March 13, 7pm. Parramatta Activist Centre, 3/29 Macquarie Street, Parramatta

With Robert Austin (Ph.D, History & Latin American Studies, La Trobe)

2019 has been an explosive year in Latin America. In Chile, a tumultuous several-million-strong uprising unseen since the Pinochet dictatorship. In Ecuador, the largest and most violent uprising in a decade; and Venezuela has experienced a fresh round of US intervention and controversial government responses.

April 4, 6pm. Resistance Centre, 22 Mountain St, Ultimo

This photo shoot will be a symbolic contribution to an international day of action in solidarity with the people of Venezuela. Against US coup attempts, against sanctions. Hands off Venezuela.

Brisbane Square (near Brisbane Library)

6pm Thurs 27 Feb

Organised by Australia-Venezuela Solidarity Network - Brisbane

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