LL:DDV: First AAWL meeting of 2004

2004-01-20 Thread AAWL
- Please come to the first AAWL meeting of 2004: Tuesday 3 February at 6 pm Evatt room, Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South Agenda: Projects and activities in 2004 Annual General Meeting Tuesday 2 March International Women's Day Monday 8 March Anti-war rally

LL:DDV: Yorta Yorta Survival Weekend

2004-01-19 Thread AAWL
This event is on the Leftlink Calendar at http://www.leftlink.net - Yorta Yorta Survival Weekend Barmah Forest, Northern Victoria Barmah Lakes Campsite Saturday 24 to Monday 26 January Come and show solidarity with the

LL:DDA: Survival 2004 - Canberra

2004-01-15 Thread AAWL
This event is on the Leftlink Calendar - http://www.leftlink.net/ Survival 2004 Canberra Invasion Day Corroboree You are invited to a Corroboree and Festival at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy (in front of the Old Parliament House) King George Terrace, Canberra beginning on Monday 26 January The

LL:DDV: Melbourne solidarity events

2004-01-15 Thread AAWL
This event is on the Leftlink Calendar - http://www.leftlink.net/ Freedom Run Festival Saturday 24 January from 1 pm Ceres Farm, 8 Lee Street Brunswick Entry: $9 / $11 - Proceeds to Refugee Action Collective For information please call Refugee Action Collective on 03 9659 3505

LL:DDV: Invitation to IWD Collective meeting

2003-12-15 Thread AAWL
Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: www.aawl.org.au ABN: 82 920 590 967 Assn No: A1318 - AAWL Email News From: Ellen Kleimaker VTHC

LL:DDV: Melbourne solidarity events

2003-12-09 Thread AAWL
Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: www.aawl.org.au ABN: 82 920 590 967 Assn No: A1318 - AAWL email news Important solidarity

LL:INFO: Stolen Wages campaign update

2003-12-09 Thread AAWL
Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: www.aawl.org.au ABN: 82 920 590 967 Assn No: A131820 - AAWL Email News To: AAWL Members, Union

LL:DDV: Singapore solidarity meeting

2003-09-29 Thread AAWL
Tuesday 7 October at 6:30 pm AAWL public meeting with Zulfikar Mohamad Sharif - Association for Democracy in Singapore Singapore workers organise for union rights and human rights Evatt Room, Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South All welcome *** Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264

LL:DDV: Melbourne solidarity events

2003-08-25 Thread AAWL
Friday 29 August at 5:30 pm Rally for Refugees - Tampa Day 2003 State Library, Swanston Street, Melbourne Tuesday 2 September at 6 pm Supporting Burmese workers and refugees AAWL meeting with Saw Min Lwin, President of Federation of Trade Unions Burma Evatt Room, Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street

LL:DDV: Melbourne solidarity meeting on Philippines situation

2003-08-25 Thread AAWL
Solidarity meeting on Philippines situation Thursday 28 August at 6 pm Public Meeting with Dr Carol Pagaduan Arullo - Vice Chairperson Bayan Philippines Unitarian Church, 110 Grey Street, East Melbourne Organised by: Gabriela Australia, Migrante Melbourne, Philippine Caucus for Peace

LL:DDV: Melbourne meeting in support of Burmese workers

2003-08-25 Thread AAWL
Dear comrade, it will be very helpful if you could advertise the following event: Tuesday 2 September at 6 pm AAWL general meeting with Saw Min Lwin President, Federation of Trade Unions Burma Evatt Room, Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South In solidarity Manrico Moro Project

LL:DDV: Melbourne meeting with international union delegates

2003-08-19 Thread AAWL
Union Aid Abroad - APHEDA Public Meeting with José da Costa (President KSTL - Trade Union Council of East Timor) and Wellington Chibebe (Secretary General Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions) Thursday 21 August at 7 pm Trades Hall Bar Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South Information:

LL:URL: Stolen Wages newsletter

2003-08-15 Thread AAWL
The Stolen Wages newsletter is now available on the Victorian Trades Hall Hall website at http://www.vthc.org.au/campaigns/20030515_aboriginal.html Regular campaign updates are available by subscribing to the email update list produced by Christine Howes [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- --

LL:DDV: Melbourne meeting on Sri Lanka

2003-07-30 Thread AAWL
AAWL public meeting Tuesday 5 August at 6 pm Evatt Room, Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South Supporting workers in Sri Lanka A discussion with Ray Berbling Jim O'Connor Ray Berbling (representing Australian Friends of the People of Indian Pacific Ocean) and Jim O'Connor

LL:DDV: Melbourne meeting on Aceh

2003-07-17 Thread AAWL
Video screening and discussion: Aceh: Indonesia's Dirty War With John Martinkus, journalist just returned from Aceh; Damien Kingsbury, author of Power Politics the Indonesian Military; Vannessa Hearman, Action in Solidarity with Asia the Pacific (ASAP) Friday 18 July at 6.30pm Kaleide Theatre

LL:DDV: Melbourne workshop: Strong Unions - Safe Jobs

2003-06-30 Thread AAWL Health Safety
Australia Asia Workers Links Workshop Strong Unions - Safe Jobs Workers in Indonesia Australia Asia Worker Links (AAWL) is an organisation that has been building links with unions and workers' organisations in the Asia Pacific region for 24 years. It provides information and training on a range

LL:DDV: Malaysian solidarity visit

2003-06-04 Thread AAWL
6 June 6:30 pm Balti Indian Cafe, 126 Lygon Street, Carlton South Organised by: AAWL Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web

LL:DDV: Public meeting: Free Tian Chua

2003-05-29 Thread AAWL
was the AAWL delegate to the commemoration and attended the health safety meetings and protests held in Bangkok to mark ten years since the tragedy in which 188 workers died because of the negligence of the company. This report is part of our continuing support for right of workers in the Asia

LL:DDV: Free Tian Chua

2003-03-30 Thread AAWL
Melbourne Rally to Free Tian Chua Thursday 10 April at 5 pm Malaysian Airlines, Nauru House 80 Collins Street Melbourne Australia Tian Chua is a Malaysian labour organiser. On 10 April 2001 Tian Chua was arrested. He has not been charged. On 24 April 2001 he was officially detained under

LL:DDV: Stop the war on refugees

2003-03-27 Thread AAWL
Stop the war on refugees AAWL meeting Tuesday 1 April at 6 pm Evatt Room, Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South Speakers: Fivo Freitas - East Timor refugees campaign Jerome Small - Baxter detention centre All welcome *** Australia Asia Worker Links - PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065

LL:DDV: Melbourne rally to stop the Blackshirts

2003-03-13 Thread AAWL
Rally to stop the Blackshirts Saturday 29 March at 12 noon Brunswick Town Hall Rally organised by Diversity in Safe Communities, a coalition formed to oppose the activities of the Blackshirts in Brunswick. Source: Diversity in Safe Communities Endorsements: Phone: 03 9386 3230 Email: [EMAIL

LL:DDV: Melbourne May Day Committee

2003-03-09 Thread AAWL
The next meeting of the Melbourne May Day Committee will be held on Tuesday 18 March at 7:30 pm in the Evatt Room, Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South *** Australia Asia Worker Links - PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web:

LL:DDV: Support East Timorese asylum seekers

2003-02-24 Thread AAWL
You are invited to a dinner and dance in support of East Timorese Asylum seekers Saturday 1 March at 7:30 pm St Augustine's Hall, Somerville Road, Yarraville Featuring East Timorese music, dancing, a great jazz duo and Rod Quantock Cost: $35 for 3 course meal. Drinks at bar prices Tickets:

LL:URL: Latest update: 602 anti war demonstrations

2003-02-13 Thread AAWL
Latest update: 602 anti war demonstrations worldwide This website lists the cities publicising anti war demonstrations and links to the organising groups: http://www.unitedforpeace.org/article.php?id=725 *** Australia Asia Worker Links - PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663

LL:DDV: Defend the building unions

2003-02-02 Thread * AAWL
Rally: Defend the building unions 6 February at 9am at Trades Hall Martin Kingham will appear in the Magistrates Court on 6 February facing charges arising out of the anti-union Cole Royal Commission The VTHC urges affiliates and activists to join a rally in defence of the building unions and

LL:AA: Defend union rights

2003-01-30 Thread AAWL
Defend the building unions Defend union rights Rally Thursday 6 February 9 am Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South The VTHC urges affiliates and activists to join a rally in defence of the building unions and Martin Kingham on 6 February at 9am at Trades Hall. Martin Kingham will

LL:DDV: International Human Rights Day - Melbourne

2002-12-01 Thread AAWL
International Human Rights Day Tuesday 10 December 2002 6:30 pm Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street Carlton South Public Meeting The fight for workers' rights Martin Kingham with Leigh Hubbard, Damien Lawson Dave Kerin for the Victorian Peace Network and a speaker representing Refugees Workers

LL:INFO: Community Radio 3CR subscriber drive

2002-11-13 Thread AAWL
3CR Subscriber Drive November 8 -15 2002 3CR 855 AM 3CR Radio, Melbourne's independent and progressive radio station is having its annual subscriber drive. 3CR Radio has over 400 volunteers and 20 different languages on air each week. 3CR Radio is community radio where you can hear programs

LL:DDV: Melbourne Rally to defend the CFMEU

2002-10-17 Thread aawl
Defend the CFMEU Rally: Thursday 24 October at 8:45 am Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South March to the Magistrates Court at 9 am The attack on CFMEU is a threat to all - Their rights are our rights The Victorian Trades Hall Council urge all unions to rally on 24 October against

LL:INFO: Nike demonstrators cleared of charges

2002-10-16 Thread AAWL
, and all the people who sent solidarity messages. Source: AAWL Australia Asia Worker Links - PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 61 3 9663 7277 Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: www.aawl.org.au ABN: 82 920 590 967 Assn No: A1318=20 -- -- Leftlink - Australia's Broad

LL:DDV: Nike court case in Melbourne

2002-10-01 Thread AAWL
'. They are all pleading not guilty. The trial will begin on Tuesday 8 October at 10 am at the Magistrates Court, Corner William and Lonsdale Streets, Melbourne. You are encouraged to show your support for workers rights by attending the court case. Source: AAWL Australia Asia Worker Links - PO Box 264

LL:DDV: Melbourne solidarity meetings

2002-09-19 Thread AAWL
Coming up: Thursday 26 September at 5:30 pm Public meeting with Emilia Dapulang, KMU Labour Centre, Philippines in the Old Ballroom, Trades Hall Tuesday 1 October at 6 pm Public meeting: Road to Freedom with reports from Damien Lawson and Richard Lane Human Rights in Bangkok, Detentions in

LL:DDV: Free Tian Chua

2002-03-31 Thread AAWL
Free Tian Chua Demonstrate: Wednesday 10 April, 12:30 pm Malaysian Airlines, Nauru House, 80 Collins Street, Melbourne Tian was jailed on 10 April 2001. Tian Chua is jailed under the Internal Security Act. Tian has a long history of organising workers of all races in Malaysia. Tian was

LL:AA: Free Tian Chua

2002-02-27 Thread AAWL
Malaysian labour activist Tian Chua has been detained without charge since 10 April 2001, because he is a democracy activist and a labour activist. Tian has sent AAWL and Australian labour activists a solidarity card from prison. Send your solidarity card to Tian. Support the campaign

LL:DDV: Karen community events, Melbourne

2001-10-31 Thread AAWL
the Australia Karen Youth Project (AKYP) and Footscray Community Arts Centre present The Hidden Land a theatre production of the life struggles of the Karen people from Burma Directed by John Bolton with Pongjit Saphakhun, Richard Barber, Ler Say Wai, Jennifer Nield Samantha Bews

LL:PR: JUSTICE BASED ON TRUTH VIGIL

2001-10-30 Thread AAWL
PRESS RELEASE from Aboriginal Catholic Ministry, Melbourne JUSTICE BASED ON TRUTH VIGIL The Aboriginal Catholic Ministry Melbourne is holding a VIGIL on November 1 - 2. This significant gathering is an opportunity to ceremonially acknowledge the Aboriginal people who were massacred during the

LL:AA: Free Tian Chua

2001-10-24 Thread AAWL
Free Tian Chua Saturday 27 October is the international day of action to free Tian Chua Tian Chua has been jailed under the Internal Security Act. Tian has a long history of organising workers of all races in Malaysia. Tian was the organiser of the Labour Resource Centre in Malaysia and a main

LL:DDV: Unions in China

2001-10-24 Thread AAWL
Dear comrade, Anita Chan is a lecturer at Australian National University, Canberra and author of China's Workers Under Assault. She will be providing AAWL with a briefing on the trade union situation in China Friday 26 October at 6 pm Evatt Room, First Floor, Trades Hall 54 Victoria Street

LL:DDV: Melbourne Stop Work and Rally

2001-10-24 Thread AAWL
RALLY For Jobs, Job Security and a FAIR Industrial Relations System Stop Work and Rally Thursday 1 November, 12 noon City Square, Swanston Street, Melbourne Tell John Howard that job security and fair employment matter Source: Victorian Trades Hall Council Tel: 03 9662 3511 Web:

LL:DDV: Concert to Aid the Afghan Refugee Crisis Appeal

2001-10-24 Thread AAWL
CONCERT AND PARTY TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE AFGHANISTAN REFUGEE CRISIS at Preston Town Hall cnr High St and Gower St Preston at 3 pm on Sunday 25 November Featuring fabulous musicians: Kavisha Mazzella Doug de Vries and Diana Clark Crying in Public Places Carl Pannuzzo Petrunka Phil Bywater and

LL:DDV: Melbourne Stop Work and Rally

2001-10-22 Thread AAWL
RALLY For Jobs, Job Security and a FAIR Industrial Relations System Stop Work and Rally Thursday 1 November, 12 noon City Square, Swanston Street, Melbourne Tell John Howard that job security and fair employment matter Source: Victorian Trades Hall Council Tel: 03 9662 3511 Web:

LL:DDV: AAWL meeting

2001-08-17 Thread AAWL
aawl telephone and fax numbers have changed please change your records: tel: 61 3 9663 7277 fax: 61 3 9662 4557 you are invited to the next aawl general meeting at our new office tuesday 4 september at 6 pm earthworker room, 2nd floor, old building

LL:AA: Police raid on Indonesia conference

2001-06-20 Thread AAWL
Comrades and friends, below please find (i) the text of an open letter which Australian activists will send to the Australian Foreign Minister in response to the attack on the INCREASE Conference on June 8, 2001 (ii) the website of ASIET [Action in Solidarity with Indonesia and East Timor]

LL:REM: Free the Refugees

2001-05-24 Thread AAWL
Free the Refugees RALLY Sunday 3 June at 1 pm State Library Corner Swanston and Latrobe Street Melbourne Refugees fleeing persecution, torture and the fear of death arrive in Australia seeking safe haven. Instead they are locked up in remote and inhospitable desert compounds surrounded by

LL:DDV: Talk on Fiji, Australia and the Pacific Islands

2001-05-22 Thread AAWL
From: Nic Maclellan [EMAIL PROTECTED] FIJI, AUSTRALIA AND THE PACIFIC ISLANDS Wednesday 30 May, 6pm Venue: New International Bookshop Trades Hall, 54 Victoria Street, Carlton (corner of Lygon and Victoria Streets) Phone: 96623744 Nancy Atkin and Nic Maclellan will speak about Australian

LL:ART: May Day greetings

2001-04-26 Thread AAWL
necessary step in the strengthening of the Australian working class. We hope that in the future, actions on May Day will grow and be coordinated internationally around the region, as a truly international day of working class power. It is in this spirit that AAWL wishes to send solidarity greetings

LL:DDV: Aceh: Which way forward?

2001-03-05 Thread AAWL
entrance University of Melbourne Parkville Jointly organised by AAWL and The Indonesian Program, Melbourne Institute for Asian Languages and Societies University of Melbourne Please note: This event will be in Bahasa Indonesia, with no English interpreting. *** Australia Asia Worker Links (ABN 82

LL:DDV: Public meeting: Solidarity at Work

2001-03-01 Thread AAWL
you are invited to the AAWL annual general meeting solidarity at work 6pm - tuesday 6 march 2001 trades hall, victoria st carlton south 7pm - speakers dr setia (fnpbi) indonesia abdurrachman (sbj) indonesia rohan england (ydp-uim) korea followed by dinner at gandaria satay house 112 lygon st

LL:DDV: AAWL general meeting

2001-01-29 Thread AAWL
You are invited to the next AAWL general meeting Tuesday 6 February 2001 at 6 pm 124 Napier Street Fitzroy regional health safety project visit from thailand, melbourne - february visit from korea, melbourne - february indonesian unions training project with sbsi fnpbi, sbj sbr brisbane

LL:INFO: Walk for Reconciliation Marshals

2000-11-27 Thread AAWL
Marshals are required for the Walk for Reconciliation taking place in Melbourne on Sunday 3 December. If you would like to volunteer to be a marshal you need to attend the briefing session that will be held on the corner of St Kilda Road and Jeffries Parade at the Melbourne Grammar School boat

LL:DDV: International Human Rights Day Melbourne luncheon

2000-11-27 Thread AAWL
Workers Change the World You are invited to the International Human Rights Day AAWL Luncheon. 1.00pm Sunday 10th of December 2000 Maritime Union of Australia 46 Ireland St, West Melbourne Victoria 3003. Speakers: Monica Morgan - Yorta Yorta people, Barmah region Konneng Lay - Fretilin

LL:DDV: Palestinian Culture Information Evening

2000-10-31 Thread AAWL
Palestinian Culture Information Evening Saturday 25 November, 7 pm Upstairs Bar, Trades Hall Corner Lygon Victoria Streets, Carlton South * photographic exhibition * 'STRESS' - a short film about everyday experiences of Palestinians in the Occupied Territories * speakers - from the

LL:DDV: Melbourne May Day Committee

2000-10-16 Thread AAWL
The Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne May Day Committee will be held on Tuesday 24 October at 7:30 pm in the Evatt Room, Trades Hall Corner Lygon Victoria Streets Carlton South The election for positions on the committee will take place at this meeting Source: Melbourne May Day

LL:DDV: Melbourne rally for refugees

2000-10-10 Thread AAWL
Rally and March against the Federal Government's racism Saturday 14 October at 2 pm State Library, Swanston and Latrobe sts Melbourne FREE THE REFUGEES a.. Stop Racist Scapegoating b.. Full Rights, not Temporary Visas c.. Funding for settlement, not detention music, street theatre,

AAWL General Meeting

2000-09-25 Thread AAWL
Come to the next Australia Asia Worker Links General Meeting Tuesday 3 October at 6 pm 124 Napier Street, Fitzroy Reports: manrico moro on manila and bangkok mandy coulson on east timor regional health safety project indonesian training project for sbsi, fnpbi, sbj sbr 10 december activities

LL:DDV: S11 Alliance Meeting Tommorrow

2000-09-19 Thread AAWL
From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2000 7:49 AM Due to several requests there will be an S11 Alliance Meeting tommorrow: Wednesday 20 September, 6.30pm Meeting Room 1, Building 12 Level 4, Lesley Clucas Lounge RMIT, Swanston Street, Melbourne Possible agenda items include

LL:DDV: AAWL 21st Birthday Dinner

2000-08-08 Thread AAWL
You are invited to the Australia Asia Worker Links 21st Birthday Dinner 21 years against global capital 21 years of international solidarity Ly Ly Palace, 183 Smith Street, Fitzroy Cost: $20 / $15 To book call Jill: 03 9419 5045 S9 Saturday 9 September 2000 at 7 pm All welcome workers change

LL:DDV: Next AAWL meeting

2000-07-27 Thread AAWL
Come to the next Australia Asia Worker Links General Meeting Tuesday 1 August 2000, at 6pm at 124 Napier Street Fitzroy agenda: indonesian unions training project regional health safety project awo, apheda, website apwsl meeting in manila finances, radio, information aawl 21st birthday dinner

LL:DDV: East Timorese Party

2000-07-18 Thread AAWL
East Timorese Party With special guest Lu-Olo, President of Fretilin Saturday 22 July at 7 pm North Melbourne Town Hall Corner Errol and Queensberry Streets North Melbourne Food and drinks available Live East Timorese Band Cost: $10 Entry For information contact Lito Santos: 03 9700 5639 or

LL:DDV: East Timor Union Meeting, Melbourne

2000-07-18 Thread AAWL
Fretilin (The Revolutionary Front for Independence for East Timor) Invites you to meet with Lu-Olo Coordinator of Fretilin Presidential Council On Friday 21 July at 4 pm Trades Hall Bar Upstairs, Trades Hall Corner Victoria Lygon Streets, Carlton South Introduction by Sharan Burrows

LL:INFO: Information on Global Action Conference

2000-07-18 Thread AAWL
Subject: Global Action Conference, speakers + agenda http://www.egroups.com/message/melb2000-announce/38 THE GLOBAL ACTION CONFERENCE ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL ACTION IN AN ERA OF GLOBALISATION SAT, JULY 29. Melbourne University $10/ $5 proudly presented by: GREEN LEFT WEEKLY 9639 8622 FRIENDS

LL:DDV: Melbourne Health Safety Rally

2000-06-27 Thread AAWL
Fight for improved workplace Health Safety and WorkCover protection Rally Wednesday 5 July; 10 am at Trades Hall, Lygon Street, Carlton South Source: Victorian Trades Hall Council 54 Victoria Street, Carlton South Vic 3053 Australia Tel: 03 9662 3511 Fax: 03 9663 2127 Email: [EMAIL

LL:DDV: Magazine Special Issue Launch

2000-06-27 Thread AAWL
Don't get angry get Overland, issue 159: "Workers' Paradise" writings by injured workers to be launched by Rachel Berger Friday 21 July; 6:30 pm Trades Hall Bar Upstairs, Trades Hall Corner Victoria Lygon Streets, Calton South Music by Big Island Readngs by Pi. O, Yossi Berger, Kevin

LL:DDV: Theatre (MUA Dispute)

2000-06-26 Thread AAWL
8pm Monday to Saturday Theatreworks is located at 14 Acland Street St Kilda. For bookings please contact 9534 3388 - the cost of the ticket is $20.00 $13.00 concession. Yours in solidarity Romina Beitseen For AAWL Information *** Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Austral

LL:INFO: New Zealand steel workers strike

2000-06-19 Thread AAWL
Around 1100 workers at the Glenbrook steel mill, 58-km south-west of Auckland, New Zealand are on strike. A spokesperson for the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union, which represents around 1,000 of the mill-workers, said slow progress was being made in the pay negotiations with

LL:DDV: Rally against Reith's new anti-worker laws

2000-06-07 Thread AAWL
Set My Union Free Rally Thursday 15 June; 10:30 am Trades Hall, Lygon Street, Carlton March to Flinders Street, Melbourne Industrial Relations Minister Peter Reith wants to outlaw industry pattern bargaining. Industry bargaining ensures that weaker workplaces achieve the same benefits as strong

LL:DDV: Dinner to Defend Our Union Delegates

2000-05-29 Thread AAWL
The No More Intimidation of Teacher (NMIT) Unionists Campaign invites you to a Dinner to Defend Our Union Delegates Saturday 3 June at 7 pm Lebanese House 268 Russell St, Melbourne $20/$18 concession Featuring Marcus Banks: a CPSU delegate who is fighting a charge under the Public Service Code

LL:AA: Union boycott against Fiji coup

2000-05-29 Thread AAWL
Unions around the Asia Pacific region have started putting into place Fiji boycott strategies. The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) has announced that transport boycotts will be in place from today, targeting sea transport, air transport and communication. ACTU President Sharan

LL:DDV: Book Launch

2000-05-23 Thread AAWL
Henry Reynolds Will launch the new edition of his book "Why weren't we told?" Monday 29 May; 7 pm Trades Hall Corner Victoria and Lygon Streets Carlton Speakers include the author Henry Reynolds and VTHC Secretary Leigh Hubbard Cost: Donation Source: Trade Unionists for Land Rights LL.VE --

LL:AA: Fiji general strike against coup

2000-05-22 Thread AAWL
Urgent Fiji unions have requested messages of solidarity for the general strike taking place on Monday 22 May to oppose the attempted coup against the democratically elected government of Fiji. The Fiji Trade Union congress has asked all unions in the Asia Pacific region for messages in support

LL:DDV: Victorian Stolen Generations Rally

2000-05-22 Thread AAWL
Rebuilding our families - Rebuilding our future Demonstrate Friday 26 May; 10:30 am Treasury Gardens, Spring Street, Melbourne Come and support our struggle for justice! Bring banners and flags showing your support for the Stolen Generations. Survival - Unity - Dignity Organised by: The

LL:DDV: Indonesia Solidarity Speaking Tour 2000

2000-05-01 Thread AAWL
Public meeting: The fight for union rights in Indonesia Monday 8 May; 6:30 pm Old Ballroom,Trades Hall Corner Victoria Lygon Streets, Crlton South All welcome Speakers: Muchtar Pakpahan, General Chairperson Rekson Silaban, International Officer Serikat Buruh Sejahtera Indonesia (SBSI)

LL:DD: May Day demonstrations

2000-04-22 Thread AAWL
Carnival Against Capitalism Monday 1 May, 12.30 pm GPO, Corner Bourke Elizabeth Streets, Melbourne March to the Stock Exchange All welcome Source: S11 Alliance Celebrate May Day Monday 1 May, 1 pm Flinders Street station, Corner Swanston Flinders Streets, Melbourne March to the 8 Hour Day

LL:DDV: Action for East Timorese Hostages

2000-03-29 Thread AAWL
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V5.00.2615.200 Demand the release and safe return of East Timorese hostages Friday 31 March, at 3 pm Indonesian Consulate, 72 Queens Road Albert Park Melbourne In September last year the Indonesian military forcibly removed hundreds of thousands of East

LL:DDV: SBSI Indonesia unionists in Melbourne

2000-03-15 Thread AAWL
by AAWL and endorsed by SBSI and VTHC. These are some opportunities to meet with the SBSI unionists: Saturday 18 March at 7 pm Dinner with AAWL Ly Ly Palace, 183 Smith Street Fitzroy Cost: $20 / $15 RSVP: Romina 9419 5045 Monday 20 March at 7 pm Panel discussion on Indonesia and East Timor Free

LL:DDV: International solidarity

2000-03-03 Thread AAWL
You are invited to hear Monica Morgan from the Yorta Yorta Aboriginal Corporation speak on the role of international solidarity in Indigenous struggles Australia Asia Worker Links Annual General Meeting Tuesday 7 March 2000, at 6pm at the CEPU TS Building 71 Cromwell Street, Collingwood The

LL:DDV: Vanuatu solidarity dinner

2000-02-22 Thread AAWL
You are invited to meet the Comrades from Vanuatu William Netai, Frank Numalo and Sam Nimisa are three representatives from the Forestry and Construction Division of Vanuatu's Council of Trade Unions. They are in Australia for a two week training course run by the International Federation of

LL:DDV: Next AAWL meeting

2000-02-17 Thread AAWL
Come to the Australia Asia Worker Links Annual General Meeting Tuesday 7 March 2000, at 6pm at the CEPU TS Building 71 Cromwell Street, Collingwood All welcome *** Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264 Fitzroy Victoria 3065 Australia Tel: 03 9419 5045 Fax: 03 9416 2746 Email: [EMAIL

LL:DDV: East Timor: What Now?

2000-02-16 Thread AAWL
Hear the latest on events in East Timor Tuesday 22 February 2000 at 6.30pm New International Bookshop Trades Hall, Corner Victoria and Lygon Streets Carlton South It is hoped that Fretilin Leader Father Filomeno, from Dili, who is visiting Australia, will be at the meeting to give you the

LL:DDV: International Women's Day Melbourne Rally

2000-02-04 Thread AAWL
International Women's Day 2000 Melbourne Rally International Women's Day 2000 Melbourne Rally Saturday 11 March at 12 noon Victorian State Library (opposite Melbourne Central Station) Swanston Street, Melbourne Women of the World Unite and Fight for posters or for more information: [EMAIL

LL:DDV: Fretilin fundraiser

2000-02-03 Thread AAWL
FRETILIN FUNDRAISING PARTY - 19 Feb There will be an Fundraising Party for Fretilin's office in East Timor on 19 February 2000 at the Dandenong South Progress Hall, 66 Hammond Road, Dandenong South, Victoria. You can arrive at 7.00pm. The party will go until late. The entrance fee is $8.

LL:DDV: May Day C/tee General Meeting

2000-02-03 Thread AAWL
MAYDAY COMMITTEE General Meeting - 14 Feb Dear Comrade, The next General Meeting of the May Day Committee and its affiliates will be held on: Monday 14 February, 2000 at 7.30pm Old Ballroom Annex Trades Hall Building Carlton

LL:DDV: Invasion Day rally

2000-01-24 Thread AAWL
There will be an Invasion Day Rally for Land Rights and Justice on Wednesday, 26 January 2000, at 11am at the GPO, Corner Elizabeth and Bourke Streets, Melbourne. The rally has been called by the Invasion Day Committee and has been endorsed by Jabiluka Action Group Students for Land Justice

LL:AA: Stop repression in Malaysia.

2000-01-14 Thread AAWL
The Malaysian government has begun an attack on opposition groups. The UMNO / National Front government of Prime Minister Mahathir is arresting leaders of opposition groups and is attempting to close down opposition papers. This attack is aimed at discouraging popular protests against

LL:ART: Death on the picket line

2000-01-10 Thread AAWL
Edited summary Original message from: John Maynard [EMAIL PROTECTED] Asia Pacific Workers Solidarity Links, Aotearoa New Zealand To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, January 03, 2000 FATALLY INJURED ON THE PICKET LINE A supporter on a New Zealand Waterfront Workers Union picket line died on 31

LL:DDV: International Human Rights Day demonstration update

1999-12-03 Thread AAWL
are invited to make women's rights a part of their contribution. Please send your message of support for the demonstration. Endorsements to date: Action in Solidarity with Indonesia and East Timor (ASIET), AustralasianMeat Industries Employees Union (AMIEU), Australia Asia Worker Links (AAWL), Australian

LL:DDV: Korea report

1999-11-30 Thread AAWL
You are invited to hear the report of the recent Australian unionists visit to Korea At the Australia Asia Worker Links general meeting On Tuesday 7 December, 6pm At 124 Napier Street Fitzroy Other reports: East Timor, Malaysia, PNG All welcome *** Australia Asia Worker Links PO Box 264

LL:DDV: Solidarity dinner for Chile

1999-11-19 Thread AAWL
Solidarity Dinner and Cultural Night In solidarity with the Indigenous people and the political prisoners of Chile Thursday 2 December at 7pm North Melbourne Community Centre 49-53 Buncle Street, North Melbourne $18 / $15 concession No BYO Information and bookings: 9329 5808 9376 8840 0417 399

LL:DDV: East Timor film screening

1999-11-15 Thread AAWL
East Timor film screening Presented by Action in Solidarity with Indonesia and East Timor See films by Carmela Baranowska "Scenes from an Occupation" Part 1: "Shoot them Dead" (34 minutes) Filmed between March-May 1999 this documentary follows the growth of Indonesian military sponsored militia

LL:DDV: International Human Rights Day demonstration

1999-11-11 Thread AAWL
Dear comrade, We would like to invite you to take part in a coordinating meeting to take place on Wednesday 17 November at 6pm at the Free Timor Campaign office, Trades Hall, corner Lygon and Victoria Streets, Carlton South. This meeting will plan a demonstration to be held on Friday 10

LL:DDV: Education in E Timor

1999-11-11 Thread AAWL
East Timor Development Studies Network is holding a one-day seminar on The Future of Education in East Timor 9am to 5 pm, Saturday 20 November Place: Australian Education Union 112 Trennery Crescent, Abbortsford The seminar will provide an opportunity to bring together East Timorese and

LL:DDV: Human Rights in the Asia Pacific

1999-10-22 Thread AAWL
Australia Asia Worker Links has proposed a demonstration for human rights in the Asia Pacific for Friday 10 December 1999 (International Human Rights Day). This demonstration is proposed in solidarity with the people of East Timor and in solidarity with the workers' movement. This proposal will

LL:DDV: Sing Loud for Land Justice

1999-10-07 Thread AAWL
A fundraiser for a Land Justice Forum for the Yorta Yorta people in their struggle for recognition of their native title. Performers include Deb Conway, Tiddas, Anthony Morgan, Rebecca Barnard, The Dave Graney Show, Archie Roach, Shane O'Mara, Jim Cadman, Ruby Hunter, Kutcha Edwards Friends,

LL:DDV: East Timor benefits

1999-09-30 Thread AAWL
Classical Concert for East Timor Thursday 7 October, 8pm Malthouse Theatre 113 Sturt Street, South Melbourne $25 / $20 Bookings: 9685 5111 Rebuild East Timor Benefit Concert Friday 15 October, 8pm Melbourne Concert Hall Bookings: Ticketmaster or Free Timor Office 9639 7688 Source: Free Timor

Support the East Timorese refugees

1999-09-28 Thread AAWL
From: University Students for East Timor Email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Web: http://www.uset.org.au Edited summary. The East Timorese refugees need our support. There are over 150,000 East Timorese in concentration camps in West Timor. It is crucial that we demand their safe return. The creation of a

LL:Info: Indonesian demo against military

1999-09-25 Thread aawl
On Thursday 23 September over 10,000 people protested in Jakarta against the new Indonesian State Security Bill. Demonstrations continued into Friday, despite frequent police attacks. The police shot at the demonstrators, and attacked them with baton charges, rubber bullets and tear gas. At

LL:DDV:East Timor protests in Melbourne

1999-09-14 Thread aawl
On Friday 10 September 1999 over 25,000 people demonstrated in Melbourne against the murders of East Timorese people by the Indonesian military. The demonstration was organised by the Victorian Trades Hall Council (VTHC), the National Council of Timorese Resistance (CNRT), and unions,

LL:DDV:Support Indonesian workers; Defend the East Timorese people

1999-09-10 Thread AAWL
industrial action against the Indonesian military. Demonstrate 5pm Wednesday 15 September 1999 Indonesian Consulate 72 Queens Road Melbourne Australia *** From: SBSI [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: AAWL [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, September 09, 1999 4:09 PM Subject: Industrial action to stop Indonesian

LL:PR:Malaysian statement on East Timor

1999-09-09 Thread AAWL
From: suaram [EMAIL PROTECTED] 7th Sept 1999 STATEMENT ON EAST TIMOR Solidaritas Timor Timur Malaysia strongly condemns the Indonesian government and Armed Forces for their violent reaction to East Timor's vote for independence carried out under the auspices of the United Nations last week.

LL:DDV: Industrial action to stop Indonesian army

1999-09-08 Thread AAWL
The East Timor people are being killed for expressing their wish for national self-determination. Australian unions are taking industrial action to stop Garuda Indonesia flights; to stop Indonesian cargo on ships; to stop mail to Indonesian consulates. Indonesian independent unions SBSI and

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