With counting a lot further along Socialist Alliance for Pascoe Vale is sitting on 3.2% of the vote. That is over 1000 votes. Our result, as well as Sarah Hathway from Socialist Alliance getting 1.3% in Geelong and Stephen Jolly from the Socialist Party getting over 9% in Richmond shows that when we do strong consistent work in local communities people respect that and recognise it. 127 more words
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And now it’s time for the last candidate who I will be reviewing for this election! Sean Brocklehurst is one of two Socialist Alliance candidates contesting this election (the other is in Geelong), but since he is the one in my electorate – boy, is he in my electorate, there are flyers everywhere! 1,509 more words
Yesterday, Melbourne activists traded megaphone oratory for stand-up comedy for an evening, in an event held by Socialist Alliance.
Six Aussie comedians participated in the the event– a mock debate over whether Australia is capable of surviving the Abbott government. 162 more words
Yesterday, using copy paper and red paint, protesters turned a Melbourne government office’s entrance into a memorial for Palestinians killed in recent Israeli strikes on Gaza. 1,505 more words
For the third time in as many weeks, a coalition of Melbourne’s Muslims, leftists and other activists has taken to the streets against Israel’s Gaza offensive. 1,225 more words