Vivian Malo – Goonyandi woman and anti-capitalist.

Breaking with the system

Vivian Malo Dear System, It’s over; I am breaking up with you. This abusive relationship is killing me, and if I don’t leave now and salvage what is left of me there will be nothing left but a shadow, a twisted version of who I truly am. Since our relationship began, I have been constantly covered in...CONTINUE READING

The new stolen generation

Jon Lamb Indigenous communities and families are reeling under the impact of a new stolen generation, as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are removed from their families in staggeringly high numbers. More than a third of the 39,600 children in “out-of-home care” nationally are Aborigi...CONTINUE READING

Endorsements for Red Flag

I’m looking for great things from Red Flag . I’m looking forward to seeing the Red Flag soar high. Billy X Jennings, Black Panther Party historian Any publication worth its salt should challenge thinking and force people to consider issues more deeply. I have every confidence that the Red...CONTINUE READING

Welfare control spreads to public housing

Steph Price Australia’s largest landlords have just stitched up a deal that will hand them the power to deduct money from the welfare payments of their tenants. Under the arrangement, state housing authorities – landlords to more than 300,000 households – will be able to divert an income support or fa...CONTINUE READING

A new paper for Australia's left

Editors In putting together the first edition of Red Flag , we had to decide what issue to lead with on our first front cover. It was an important decision, as it gives us the opportunity to convey something about what kind of publication Red Flag will be, what kinds of issues it considers importa...CONTINUE READING