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My interview Razor Sharp 18 February
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp on Tuesday 18 February. (0)

My interview Razor Sharp 11 February 2014
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp this morning. The Royal Commission, car industry and age of entitlement get a lot of the coverage. (0)

Razor Sharp 4 February 2014
Me on 4 February 2014 on Razor Sharp with Sharon Firebrace. (0)

Time for a House Un-Australian Activities Committee?
Tony Abbott thinks the Australian Broadcasting Corporation is Un-Australian. I am looking forward to his government setting up the House Un-Australian Activities Committee. (1)

Make Gina Rinehart work for her dole

Sick kids and paying upfront


Save Medicare

Demonstrate in defence of Medicare at Sydney Town Hall 1 pm Saturday 4 January (0)

Me on Razor Sharp this morning
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace this morning for Razor Sharp. It happens every Tuesday. (0)



Archive for June 9th, 2012

SYRIZA, the elections and class struggle in Greece

In the coming weeks and months the task of revolutionaries will be to continue to mobilise workers and students against the austerity measures.

This will mean both pushing for continued strike action and mass demonstrations, and calling for a vote for SYRIZA in the 17 June elections.

If SYRIZA is elected, revolutionaries will need to continue to organise in the streets and in the workplaces both to ensure that the government does not back down from its anti-austerity platform and to defend it when it comes under attack from the capitalists.


Google and tax

Yours truly gets quoted in the Global Mail about Google and tax.

Saturday’s socialist speak out

The minimum wage decision means that workers on that paltry amount will now earn in a week what Gina Rinehart receives in a second. A minute of her life is worth the same as a year for a worker on the minimum wage. That is the sort of equal society Labor in power is creating.