Alex Bainbridge

Big corporations fund Australia’s two “parties of government”. They received more than $430 million from corporate Australia in the year leading up to the May 2019 federal election. This is a record amount: $150 million more than the previous highest total.

The challenge of making an ecosocialist revolution is huge — and there is no guarantee of victory. But there is no more noble goal in this time than to work with others to try to make it happen.

Unprincipled preference deals are often done, sometimes even by parties that purport to do politics differently.

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg only mentioned the word “climate” twice in his election budget speech, and almost as an afterthought.

Following on from its successful state election campaign last year, Victorian Socialists is standing three candidates in the forthcoming federal election.

The Socialist Alliance has a vision for a better world — and we are running in the federal election to share that vision and help make it become a reality.

There is absolutely nothing “sensible” about being in the centre. Today’s world demands we take sides.

The task of building a stronger socialist left in this country remains.

The internal rifts inside the Liberal Party means the task of building a stronger socialist left in this country is even more urgent.

Before the “super Saturday” byelections on July 28, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was saying the outcome would be a “test of leadership”. Then he lost all five contests and changed his tune.

The existence of Border Force is just as racist and authoritarian as Trump’s proposed Border Wall or Israel's Apartheid Wall.

We have a chance to get a socialist elected to parliament. If we’re successful, it will be the first time since 1944.

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