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INSIGHTs from SBS

September 5, 2007

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Thank tax for public broadcasting. After pondering protest yesterday, SBS had an Insight installment dealing with my current questions. The discussion of Geoff Cousins action on the Tassie pulp mill was great. Another highlight was the ‘Yes Men’ – funny, and right on. They use mainstream media and corporate communications against its wielders, for example […]

INactivism

August 22, 2007

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Feel bad. Right this minute a bus is leaving the La Trobe Agora bound for the city and the ‘National Day of Action’ against fees, ‘voluntary student unionism’ and cuts in tertiary education. Its National Union of Students stuff. Big stuff.There might even be a few hundred people there. Maybe even a couple thousand.I won’t […]