Issue #2103

The Guardian • Issue #2103 • June 17, 2024

A rally calling on the Australian Commonwealth government to implement a National Disability Insurance Scheme in Reddacliff Place, Brisbane, in 2012. Issue #2103

Bill to kill NDIS

“This bill threatens the future of the NDIS and the rights of disabled people. Labor had the gall to create it behind closed doors. It...

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EDITORIAL

What is ‘Israel-Palestine’ about? Is it about demonstrations outside MP’s offices? Is it about how protestors at Australian campuses behave? Is it about which slogans...

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The Arms of the Australian National University. Issue #2103

ANU expels pro-Palestine student, continues links with arms manufacturers

The ANU has expelled Beatrice Tucker for comments made on ABC radio, banning the student from entering campus or continuing their studies. This comes a...

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3cr.org.au Issue #2103

It’s 3CR Radiothon time again!

Melbourne Community Radio Station 3CR is having its annual radiothon. 3CR is a Melbourne institution since 1975, broadcasting a range of alternative news and views...

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Rally in support of Palestine, Perth 2024. Issue #2103

Stop arming Israel Rally – Borloo/Perth

This rally was based on the very simple premise that if the capitalist countries of the West stopped arming Israel, peace and justice could happen...

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Australia Palestine Action Network President Nasser Mashni Issue #2103

Australia Palestine Action Network

Australia Palestine Action Network President Nasser Mashni speaking at an event at the University of WA in Borloo/Perth on Monday 10 June.

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DINGO

This week’s target of US aggression and interventions since the end of WW2 is South Korea 1945-53: After World War II, the United States suppressed...

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Free education? Sorry kids, the military has all the money

The 2024/25 Federal Budget in May announced that military spending would be $53 billion, an increase on last year’s figure of $46 billion. The figure...

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Placard Issue #2103

Ghost shark vs AUKUS?

In a report for online outlet Pearls and Irritations, veteran analyst Brian Toohey speculates that the ‘Ghost Shark,’ might mean the end of the “deeply...

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PEACE NOTES Issue #2103

PEACE NOTES

Hannah Middleton More than two million Palestinian civilians, including one million children, are trapped in the densely populated Gaza Strip. The casualty figures as of...

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Romina Bietsen with Andrew Irving at the gates of Pine Gap 2016. Issue #2103

Fighting for our lives

A speech from Romina Beitseen of the Campaign for International Cooperation and Disarmament (CICD) to the Eighth International Seminar for Peace and for the Abolition...

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Map of Lebanon Issue #2103

Israel threatens war with Lebanon

For eight months the world has watched and been horrified at Israel’s barbaric assault on Gaza. For eight months there has been a less well-reported,...

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Blinken ‘acting like Israel’s foreign minister’

Hamas officials have accused Antony Blinken, the US Secretary of State, of bias as negotiations over a possible ceasefire continue. Hamas official Taher Al-Nunu told...

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Global briefs Issue #2103

GLOBAL BRIEFS

China: The unmanned Chang’e-6 probe successfully landed on the dark side of the Moon for the world’s first mission to collect samples from that region....

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Show of military air force Issue #2103

Shangri-la an exercise in US coercion and bullying

The Shangri-la Dialogue, a regular international gathering organised by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), has recently concluded in Singapore. Described as a “world-leading...

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Front cover Reader in Marxist Philosophy: From the Writings of Marx, Engels, and Lenin Issue #2103

Worth reading – philosophy/ideas

Plekhanov – Collected Works Plekhanov (1856 - 1918) something of a footnote to communism. One of the first Russian Marxists, Plekhanov joined with fellow Marxists including Lenin,...

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Half the Sky column logo Issue #2103

HALF THE SKY

Skye Dannaher In the shadow of Australia’s colonial history, the voices of First Nations women resonate with a profound urgency, particularly in the realm of...

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Perth rally for Palestine on Saturday 8 June. Issue #2103

Palestine: the genocide continues

The killing in Gaza goes on. The only difference in the past weeks has been the intensity of Israeli attacks and the indiscriminate killing of...

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