Greens support funded training for disabled people, but call for caution

While the Opposition�s alteration to the federal government�s current undignified welfare policy is a step in the right direction, Rudd and his leadership team must make it clear to Australians with disabilities that financial support will also be available to them without strings attached. Queensland Greens Social Justice Spokesperson Elissa Jenkins said she agreed it…

Refugee Action Collective Xmas Party

I don’t know what it is about RAC folk, but they’re all so lovely! We come from many political spectrums, but seem to come together in solidarity in an effort to reverse this country’s appalling policy of mandatory detention. Tonight’s Christmas celebration was no exception and we enjoyed an incredible meal at Chopan Charcoal Restaurant,…

Hicks Rally Planning Meeting

This Aussie fella “lives” in solitary confinement with the lights on 24/7 at Guantanomo Bay Prison without charge for 5 years. That’s not living. Tonight we finalised the plans for this Saturday’s rally. Join me to speak out against THIS appalling human rights injustice at 2pm Queens Park. Free young David Hicks. Send him home…