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Free the refugees – Churches in Australia start the war of defence

February 4, 2016 - 22:17 -- Admin

On Wednesday the High Court supported the offshore concentration camp at Nauru. I wrote about it on Wednesday arguing that the decision posed questions for the refugee movement. I argued for the campaign to begin to think about ways forward to stop this barbarous activity of locking up refugees and asylum seekers offshore, and onshore too.  I argued we should consider civil disobedience and gave some examples, such as occupying the centre of town, and blocking forced deportations.

Lenin’s anvil is worn

February 1, 2016 - 11:47 -- Admin

Lenin’s anvil is worn

Lenin’s anvil is worn
The hammering has torn
The new day, and shorn away,
Hope built upon
A vision, from yesterday

Trotsky’s pen is dead
Stalin silenced,
Picked head
Where thoughts remain
Unlicensed, unread

We are the wrong
To right the long injustice
Of the past
For the future
And for us

Pictures do the talking

November 3, 2011 - 00:18 -- Admin

QPro Developments is a new development company based in Brisbane, Queensland, but with a view to introducing overseas investors to opportunities in regional Queensland. While much of the world is suffering a financial crisis and property slump, thanks to the mining industry parts of Australia are experiencing a boom bigger than any they have seen before.

Pictures do the talking

November 3, 2011 - 00:18 -- Admin

QPro Developments is a new development company based in Brisbane, Queensland, but with a view to introducing overseas investors to opportunities in regional Queensland. While much of the world is suffering a financial crisis and property slump, thanks to the mining industry parts of Australia are experiencing a boom bigger than any they have seen before.

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