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PRESS STATEMENT: South Africa to “immediately and unconditionally” downgrade Embassy in Israel – ANC 20 December 2017

December 21, 2017 - 3:19 pm in News & Events

20 December 2017 The human rights and Palestine solidarity organisation BDS South Africa joins fellow South Africans in welcoming the decision by South Africa’s governing party, the ANC, to immediately and unconditionally downgrade SA’s embassy in Israel…

Aboriginal Art and Outreach Exhibition 2017, Tuesday 12 December 4:30pm- 8pm, Startup Gallery, Addison Road Community Centre

December 6, 2017 - 12:13 am in News & Events

Artwork product of a Marrickville Youth Resource Centre community project  made by indigenous youth and families through facilitated art workshops.

Italian Roots in Australian Soil – Tracing Regional Linguistic Heritage in First and Second Generation Italian Trilinguals in Australia

November 26, 2017 - 2:05 pm in News & Events

Thursday,  7 DECEMBER 2017 ― 6pm LEICHHARDT LIBRARY - Italian Forum Norton Street More than 1.100.000 Australians today claim Italian ancestry. Almost seven decades after the beginning of mass migration of Italian families to Australia it is time to ask…

Nauru burning: An uprising and it’s aftermath. A night with refugee advocate and author Mark Isaacs.

November 22, 2017 - 2:16 pm in News & Events

THURSDAY 30TH NOVEMBER 6.30PM WAVERLY LIBRARY THEATRETTE 32-48 DENISON ST BONDI JUNCTION RSVP: http://bit.ly/MarkIsaacs #BRINGTHEMHERE Mark Isaacs will present on his Nauru experience, and the real story of offshore detention, including moving and disturbing…

Northcote byelection: Greens’ Lidia Thorpe takes Melbourne seat from Labor

November 19, 2017 - 5:37 pm in News & Events

  The Greens made a big step forward in the inner city of Melbourne on Saturday night, with Lidia Thorpe winning the byelection in the state Labor seat of Northcote, with a swing of over 11%. Thorpe, who defeated Labor’s Clare Burns in a seat the party…

Result Night Street Festival for Marriage Equality,Wednesday, November 15 at 6 PM – 11 PM,Oxford Street

November 7, 2017 - 4:27 pm in News & Events

Free multi-stage protest festival on Oxford Street, On the night of the survey results. To demand Marriage Equality, No matter the result.The fight doesn't end with the announcement, but we’re taking a moment to celebrate all we’ve accomplished together…

DON’T DUMP ON SA. RALLY TIME ! Saturday Dec 2, 2017, 11 am Parliament House, North Tce, Adelaide, Kaurna Land.

November 5, 2017 - 1:52 pm in News & Events

The Federal government wants to build a nuclear waste ‘facility’ in SA. Some of this nuclear waste is a hazard for hundreds of years and some for thousands of years. We continue to say no to a nuclear waste dump in our state. THIS IS NOT JUST A LOW LEVEL…

Run for Palestine – Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth 19th November.

November 4, 2017 - 1:11 pm in News & Events

LOCATION: Henry Lawson Drive, Lansdowne NSW 2163 REGISTRATION You can register on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/run-for-palestine-sydney-2017-tickets-35528590972 All participants will be provided with a personal fundraising page so that they…

Nuovo Paese Ottobre/October 2017

October 12, 2017 - 10:03 am in News & Events, Nuovo Paese, Nuovopaese 2017

EDITORIALE Il vero pericolo per la pace Siamo in un periodo in cui il discorso ufficiale dei potenti sulla pace e sulla guerra viene accettato come una fedele rappresentazione della realtà. Mentre vengono considerate fuori dalla realtà le persone che non…

Sydney Ideas – Gideon Levy, Israeli journalist and commentator 29th November, 6:30pm

October 11, 2017 - 11:54 am in News & Events

Gideon Levy, Israeli journalist and commentator Co-presented with the Department of Arabic Language and Cultures at the University of Sydney and the Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine (CJPP) Gideon Levy is an Israeli journalist, writing opinion pieces…

FIRST NATIONS PEOPLES: WHAT RECOGNITION, 26th October, 6pm, Leichhardt Library, Italian Forum, Piazza Level, 23 Norton St.

October 10, 2017 - 10:25 pm in News & Events

FILEF invites you to an information evening on current issues concerning the First Nations Peoples, with particular regard to constitutional recognition, land rights, and the Intervention. • In 1972 the Aboriginal Tent Embassy united Aboriginal people throughout…

PEACE BREAD and LAND Celebrating the Centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution

October 4, 2017 - 1:52 pm in News & Events

Public forum and celebration PEACE BREAD and LAND Celebrating the Centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution Saturday October 28, 2017  2.00pm - 6.30pm Lidcombe Community Centre, 3 Bridge Street, Lidcombe Under Lidcombe Library only a short walk from Lidcombe…