Middle East Film Festival -- October 10th and 11th




MIDDLE EASTERN FILM FESTIVAL - PRESENTED BY GREEN LEFT WEEKLY

Come on down to the Brisbane Activist Centre, located in Fortitude Valley for two evenings of amazing Middle Eastern film. Great movies, special guest speakers, and a cheap delicious dinner both nights from 6pm.

Socialist Ideas: Who Runs the World - An Introduction to the G20 -- October 14th

Socialist Ideas: Who Runs the World 
An Introduction to the G20
6.30 pm, October 14
Brisbane Activist Centre
4b Wickham St, 4 Fortitude Valley

In November, the G20 Summit of World Leaders will be meeting in Brisbane. In this context, it is important for us to understand the functioning of these institutions and the role they play in the maintenance of international capitalism. What are the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the World Trade Organisation?

Come down to the Brisbane Activist Centre for a discussion about the nature, structure and role of the world's multinational institutions.

People’s Climate March - Stand Up For The Reef -- Sept 21st


11 am, Sunday - Sept 21st
Queen's Park
Brisbane
As world leaders meet for the UN’s emergency Climate Change Summit in New York, people are coming together in every corner of the globe for the world’s biggest ever mobilisation on climate.

Right here in Queensland, our climate is under threat from plans to turn the Great Barrier Reef into the world’s biggest coal port.

We need to raise our voices and show the Government and companies that Australians won’t let them Risk the Reef.  Join us at Queens Park for a march through the streets of Brisbane.

'Brisbane premiere screening: Radical Wollongong' August 9th



The documentary tale of miners battling deadly working conditions, women fighting Australia's biggest company, activists jailed for resisting the Vietnam draft, and today's movement to stop coal seam gas. Featuring activist participants involved in strikes, community rallies, work-ins & parliament occupation, it is a people-powered story that inspires ongoing struggles for change.



Brisbane premiere screening: Radical Wollongong
4pm, Saturday August 9th
 Brisbane Activist Centre,
74b Wickham St,   Fortitude Valley

Entry $10 waged, $5 conc. Snacks and drinks available. 

Introduced by co-director Paul Benedek. 
Ph Marg 0439 411 330

As Israel's assault continues, so does our solidarity

RALLIES for PALESTINE
Brisbane Rally
Brisbane
5.30pm, Friday, August 1, King George Square
Canberra
1pm, Saturday, August 2, Petrie Plaza
Melbourne
6pm, Friday, August 1, State Library
Perth
12pm, Saturday, August 2, Murray St Mall
Sydney
1pm, Sunday, August 3, Sydney Town Hall
(If you know of more solidarity actions that are not on this list, please advise us by emailing national_office@socialist-alliance.org. L)

Justice for Palestine:August 1st


Introduction to Socialism : Class Guide

This is the Introduction to Socialism class guide used in North Queensland.

Classes:
  • Social inequality and social classes
  • What is capitalism?
  • How the 1% rules
  • Who will make the revolution?
  • How we can change the world