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Theory & History
Learn to earn – for the boss
Tuck your shirt in, don’t be late, do what you’re told, and for goodness’ sake, cheer up. The...
Half of the world’s vertebrates died off in last 40 years
The World Wide Fund for Nature’s 2014 Living Planet Report paints a grim picture of...
Gough Whitlam in context
Gough Whitlam has died at age 98. I await the torrent of tributes from politicians who will...
The war for the Middle East
What is the war in the Middle East about? To answer that question, it is first necessary...
If you can’t dazzle with brilliance, waffle about the Federation
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UNIONS & WORKERS
Public sector union pushes back – strikes likely
Elderly being thrown to the dogs
WA school services to be privatised
For the union makes us strong
Teachers urged to dob in ‘radicalised’ students
Students support staff campaign for jobs
Ezekiel Ox's campaigning tour
Australian Muslims speak out against racism
Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy still going strong
More squillionaires and more bonded labour, says government
LABOUR & GREENS
Liberals are stealing the future
It is a smash and grab job – smash workers and grab their future. That’s the Liberal way. Poverty is rising, but households in the poorest suburbs of Australia’s largest cities will be...
Poverty figures a ‘wake-up call’
One in seven Australians lives in poverty, and the situation is getting worse. That’s the startling conclusion of a comprehensive report released on 12 October by the Australian Council of...
Queensland government continues flogging off assets
Women’s services decimated in NSW
Islamophobia, half-truths and lies in the media
Right on the offensive on campuses
Is the economy heading off a cliff?
Academics targeted for backing free speech campaign
Abbott kicks young workers in the guts
Loewenstein is right about Western feminism
The reaction to Antony Loewenstein’s insightful...
Bigger than Barry Spurr
Marriage equality is a demand for liberation, not more oppression
Cuba a lesson in how US ‘fights terror’
Vanstone loves expensive whines
THEORY & HISTORY
Revolutionary Lives: Lesbia Harford
Lesbia Harford, born Lesbia Keogh in 1891, speaks to us across a century – because she hated this class system with a passion...
Cities and social control
Revolutionary lives: Marek Edelman
I call it scab
The nuclear cycle of destruction
Left should support Kobane, and broader Syrian revolution
The world media have been transfixed for the past few weeks by the heroic struggle of Kurdish fighters in Kobane, who, in...
Meet Abbott’s ‘boots on the ground’
They get more, we get less: the global rise of inequality
Another Black death provokes mass protests
A letter to the Black South African establishment
the Socialist Alternative branch in your city to find out how you can get involved, details about upcoming events & protest actions.
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