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The GLBTI bunch

Originally published in FUSE, June 2011 Around the world, GLBTI people are having increased influence on the political stage. More GLBTI people are now being elected to higher political positions, and in doing so are breaking down some of the barriers put up against queer people who want to enter the political field. Yet, as … Continue reading

What to do if it’s worse the Workchoices

Originally published in New Matilda on 2 June 2011 (http://newmatilda.com/2011/06/02/what-do-if-its-worse-workchoices). As Barry O’Farrell prepares to get stuck into the entitlements of public sector workers in NSW, what lessons can be gleaned from the recent surge in union action in the US, asks Simon Copland This February, tens of thousands of union activists took to the streets of … Continue reading