As this statement is being written the number of active COVID-19 cases in Australia currently stands at just over 23,000, with New South Wales and Victoria accounting for the bulk of that. Between the two states, cases are averaging around 2000 per day. The number of deaths is now nearing 1400 since the beginning of […]
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(The following has been written for adaptation as an agitational flyer at a South Australian protest rally for Firefighters and Paramedics on 1 April 2021) The Situation While the South Australian Marshall government announces the building of a new $700 million indoor stadium and just recently provided an additional $93.2 million in funding for the […]
Read More Solidarity with Firefighters, Paramedics, and Hospital Workers!
(This is the second installment in a series of articles that we have written with the Internationalist Workers’ Group in the United States) In our first part on reproductive struggles in class society, we highlighted some of the facts and dangers surrounding abortion and contraception. We also commented on the family unit and prostitution – two phenomena […]
Read More Malignant Ulcers of Capitalism: The Proletarian Struggle for Reproductive Freedom (Part 2)
For years now, the Australian public has been facing increasing militarisation of the police; with many frontline officers and specialist units across the country being trained in military-style thinking and tactics. There has also been the introduction of military-grade weapons and protective gear. The Lindt Café siege in 2014, the Paris terror attacks of 2015, and the […]
Read More Get Rid of Militarised Police Units? Get Rid of Capitalism and All Police Forces!
(The following was written and printed in 2019 as a flyer for refugee rallies in Adelaide) As internationalist communists we recognise the working class to be a class of migrants whose home is the entire world, a class of wage-labourers who have no fatherland. As of this, we denounce the efforts made by the ruling […]
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Climate change and its devastating environmental impact is inevitable, we here all know this, and applaud your courage in taking a stand. With the suggestion of only having 12 years for our world society to do a complete 180 in its production methods, we see the current order as completely unable to deal with the scope of this issue.
Read More Embrace Hopelessness