What a star. Legendary #indigenous political activist Gary Foley speaking on his life, Australia’s 1967 referendum on Aboriginal rights, and the inspiration he drew from the Black Power movement & American Indians of the USA. #Melbourne #radical #politics #conference #Marxism2014 #activism #aboriginal #Occupy #socialism #Australia #auspol
So privileged to hear the socialist scholar Gilbert Achcar speak on the Arab Uprisings in Melbourne! 150+ in the room for this session alone. #Marxism2014 #radical #politics #Egypt #socialism #dissent #Melbourne #revsoc
Hundreds packed into Union Theatre at Melbourne Uni to hear about the Arab revolutions, simmering political discontent in Europe, the two year long strike of Philippine Airlines workers, and indigenous rebel Lex Wotton breaking his state-enforced silence. Full program of more talks & events tomorrow all day! Check it out at www.marxismconference.org. #Marxism2014 #conference #Melbourne #socialism #radical #politics #auspol #revolution #dissent #activism #protest
Full day of radical philosophy and left-wing politics at Marxism 2014 conference tomorrow!
All welcome. Tickets available at the door. Union House @ the University of Melbourne.
OPENING NIGHT: Marxism 2014 conference kicks off tonight with this. Come along and meet other people who hate the system. 6:30pm Melbourne University.
A recent addition to the Opening Night panel, indigenous rebel Lex Wotton will be breaking his silence after years of state-imposed gagging. Definitely not something you hear every day!
After months of preparation, all ready to go for the Opening Night of #Marxism2014! Kicks off at 6:30pm tonight at Melbourne Uni. Tickets available at doors or online at www.marxismconference.org! #Melbourne #radical #politics #socialism #dissent #Australia #auspol
the whole “anger is poisonous and bad for u” mindset was created by people who didn’t want to deal w the justified anger directed at them by others
anger is powerful and important, anger is fuel, and only you determine whether or not your anger is good or…
Boots Riley is in Melbourne. Frontman of legendary political hip-hop band The Coup, and one of the former leaders of Occupy Wall Street. Speaking tomorrow night at the Opening Night of #Marxism2014 conference. Also speaking on Race and Politics in the USA Today, on Saturday. Details + tickets at www.marxismconference.org!
I interviewed the quirky former A-League coach, Miron Bleiberg. He was typically full of obscure analogies to offer.
We discussed the implementation of the National Premier Leagues (Victoria), and Oakleigh’s 6-1 triumph over Green Gully on the weekend.
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