Issue #2099

The Guardian • Issue #2099 • May 20, 2024

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UN votes for Palestine, genocide continues

The United Nations has voted on whether to grant Palestine’s right to recognition as a member-state. The votes have been counted. The killing goes on....

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Issue #2099

EDITORIAL

Students have a bad name in Australian politics. A lot of politicians cut their teeth in student politics – you’ve got to start somewhere –...

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Bush fires Issue #2099

Gas Strategy: path to oblivion

Humanity faces two major existential threats: climate change and nuclear war. The Albanese Labor government has already fuelled the threat of nuclear war with AUKUS...

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Federal Budget has ‘a hole in its heart’

The Australian Council of Social Services (ACOSS) has described the Federal Budget as having a hole in its heart.  On one hand, the budget will...

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A group of ‘debs’ who joined the protest. Issue #2099

Geelong Debs join anti-Marles, anti-genocide protest

In Geelong, feelings are rising against local member Richard Marles, his warmongering policies and his support for the Israeli genocide. IPAN members in Geelong have...

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President Xi Jinping. Issue #2099

A global community of shared future

Humanity refuses to die at the hands of war-mongers and profiteers. The planet and its people are at a cross roads. Capitalism and its blindness...

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Free Palestine rally in Geelong Issue #2099

Free Palestine rally in Geelong

William Briggs, one of the speakers, was introduced to a Free Palestine rally in Geelong as a Communist Party of Australia member. His speech to...

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David McBride: five-year sentence for whistleblowing

Five years and eight months in jail. That’s how long David McBride has been sentenced to for the crime of trying to protect the innocent,...

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DINGO

The engine of US foreign policy has been fuelled not by a devotion to any kind of morality, but by the necessity to serve other...

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PEACE NOTES Issue #2099

PEACE NOTES

BIDEN MANOEUVRES TO SAVE VOTES Facing fast growing opposition to the Israeli genocide in Gaza, US President Biden is manoeuvring to save votes in the...

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Cuba rally, Perth. Issue #2099

Cuban healthcare – struggles and victories

First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez met with Winnie Byanyima, executive director of the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS...

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Palestinian boy collect belongings from Gaza ruins. Issue #2099

Gaza pier: US at its most cynical

“The United States has been leading international efforts to get more humanitarian assistance into Gaza. Tonight, I’m directing the US military to lead an emergency...

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Global briefs Issue #2099

GLOBAL BRIEFS

UK: Communist Party general secretary Robert Griffiths has welcomed the results of local elections which “landed a red card to the Tories and a warning...

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LETTTERS

Domestic violence – addressing causes as well as symptoms As the government pauses to consider shelling up over $1 billion to address domestic violence, Australians...

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Fallout

Tram stops and bus shelters all around Australian cities are decorated with giant cog-door designs to promote a TV show called Fallout. Is this new...

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HALF THE SKY

Anthony Albanese recently announced a five thousand dollar “leaving violence payment,” showing that Labor is completely unwilling to provide the services that domestic violence survivors...

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‘Squad’ of nations formed to confront and provoke China

A new US-dominated bloc aimed at ‘challenging’ China is now almost complete. The grouping unites the USA, Japan, the Philippines, and Australia in what is...

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NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION poster pro Palestine Issue #2099

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NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION poster pro Palestine

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