The following policies were adopted by the 12th National Conference of Socialist Alliance, held in Geelong, Victoria, from January 20-22, 2017.
Amendments to the proposed policy on Animal Welfare.
This is a revised draft of the policy based on some feedback, and also adds in a point omitted from the original draft.
Newcastle Hunter Asylum Seeker Advocacy had a pretty steady year of actions.
Society has a duty of care to minimise the physical and psychological suffering of animals and that means ensuring the welfare of animals and protection for animals at risk.
Water is the issue which can unite all Australians in a struggle which will take us to massive social change. Because to win we must defeat the mining companies which own our major parties, and the Big 4 banks and the media empires which back them.