The failure to acknowledge the role of Australian weapons sales in perpetuating the human catastrophe in Yemen is unsustainable.
Causes and costs of war
We are often told the Australian military alliance with the United States allows us to adhere to the “International Rules Based Order”. A 2018 report found that the “rules” don’t always apply.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have arrived and the media frenzy has erupted, fuelled by news of the royal pregnancy. As media coverage goes, the Invictus Games team couldn’t have managed it any better. Yet, when it comes to the actions of the royal family, all that glisters is not gold. (Originally published at […]
When: 6.30pm to 8.30pm Where: Coburg Town Hall, Bell Street (east of Sydney Road) The Maurice Blackburn Oration is a biennial event hosted by Moreland City Council which honours the lives and work of two political and human rights activists, Maurice and Doris Blackburn. Judy Slatyer […]
Health professionals in Australia have strongly criticised the government for preaching respect for international law in Syria, while practising the opposite. Australia strongly endorses attacks on Syria by the US, the UK and France which violate international law, given they are neither conducted in self-defence nor authorised by the UN . Claims by Foreign Minister […]
When: Sunday 25 March 2018 at 2pm Where: State Library, Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000 For more information go to: https://www.facebook.com/palmsundaywalk/