Socialist Alliance city councillors Sam Wainwright (Fremantle City Council, WA) and Sue Bolton (Moreland City Council, Victoria) have called on the Australian government to expel Israel's ambassador to send a strong message of condemnation of the brutal Israeli military offensive against Gaza.
It is now two and a half months since budget night. Remember Treasurer Joe Hockey and Mathias Corman smoking cigars, satisfied and smug after doing a job on Australian workers, pensioners and the poor?
The government got a free pass when the Appropriation Bills were waved through by the ALP and the Greens, despite calls to block the budget from within the Greens and strong public... READ MORE
On the recommendation of Shamikh Badra from the Palestinian People's Party in Gaza, the Socialist Alliance in Australia is launching a special appeal for funds to help the Palestinian people recover from Israel's latest genocidal war. All funds collected will be divided between the following two non-governmental organisations:
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RALLIES for PALESTINE
5.30pm, Friday, August 1, King George Square
1pm, Saturday, August 2, Petrie Plaza
6pm, Friday, August 1, State Library... READ MORE
These are the details of the next round of rallies around Australia in solidarity with Gaza:
Adelaide: Saturday July 26, 12pm, Parliament House
Brisbane: Saturday July 26, 2pm, King George Square
Perth: Saturday July 26, 11am, Murray St Mall
Sydney: Sunday July 27, 1pm, Sydney Town Hall Square... READ MORE
Socialist Alliance statement
The Socialist Alliance conveys its condolences to the families of all its victims of the suspected shooting down to Malaysian Airlines flight 17 over war-torn eastern Ukraine but it rejects the inflammatory Cold-War-style political posturing by both Liberal PM Tony Abbott and Labor opposition leader Bill Shorten.
Both these politicians have... READ MORE