Location: Large Conference Room, Perth Citiplace Community Centre, Wellington St, Perth (Upper Level Walkway, City Railway Station Complex)
Spiralling poverty, deprivation, price rises and chronic unemployment are behind the latest round of anti-government protests in Iran that began in late December.
RUPEN SAVOULIAN from Socialist Alliance will present some historical context about previous anti-dictatorship struggles.
RONAHI QANDIL, a Kurdish activist, will speak about the current situation. Ronahi was jailed by the Islamic government when she was 17 years of age and migrated to Sweden three years later. She is not able to go back to Kurdistan (Iran).
Activist Centre, 3/29 Macquarie St, Parramatta
Spiralling poverty, deprivation, price rises and chronic unemployment are behind the latest round of anti-government protests in Iran that began in late December. Speakers: Rupen Savoulian from Socialist Alliance will present some historical context about previous anti-dictatorship struggles; Ronahi Qandil, a Kurdish activist, will speak about the current situation. Ronahi was jailed by the Iranian government when she was 17.
Sydney Opera House
Turkish armed forces have launched a bloody air and land attack on the predominantly Kurdish city of Afrin, part of the democratic autonomous cantons of Democratic Federation of Northern Syria/Rojava. Please join this rally in solidarity with the brave resistance forces - the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), People's Protection Units (YPG) and Women's Protection Unions (YPJ). Rally called by NSW Democratic Kurdish Community Centre and supported by Rojava Solidarity (Sydney).
LOCATION: Meet at traffic lights corner, outside Westfield Kotara at 11am
Organised by the Independent and Peaceful Australia Network (IPAN) together with other anti-war organisations and supporting the international day of protest
Fight bushfires, not Iran
No US war in the Middle East
No Australian naval vessel for U.S. war in Straits of Homuz
Keep Australia out of U.S. Wars
@ Western Sydney University, 2 Bullecourt Ave, Milperra
Join us for Resistance is Remembrance Part II, stories of Palestine past and present. Help us raise awareness of the current situation in Gaza and Palestine and be part of the solution. An evening with stories, stalls, sausage sizzles, sweets. All welcome. Hoster by Gaza Childrens Fun.