Our Common Cause

Our Common Cause

To overcome climate change, we have to transform society into one based on democracy and economic equality.

While Albanese made a vague assurance that Labor would take a “progressive agenda” to the next election, everything he said about Labor’s election defeat was an excuse to tack to the right.

It is fast becoming a recognised fact — almost a truism — that the Newstart Allowance is too low.

With the re-election of the Coalition government, conservatives have become emboldened to intensify their agenda of transferring even more wealth and power to the already dominant at the expense of the rest of us.

As the Titanic sank in 1912, the wealthy were given safety on lifeboats while the poor were left to die, locked in the sinking ship. 

Today, the countries of the Global North are taking a similar approach to the climate crisis.

It is an image that captured Labor’s class betrayal on July 3, the first day of the new federal parliament.

On one side sat the sole Greens MP Adam Bandt and independent MP Andrew Wilkie. On the other, Labor and Coalition MPs.

The fight for women’s rights and against gendered violence is union business.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison currently earns $538,460 a year and in a few weeks time will earn an additional $10,000 a year.

Could you be described as being “non-faith”? The newly re-elected Coalition government has a law in mind for you.

Thunberg’s strike call is the type of mass action that is critical to push back the fossil fuel corporations and their parties in government.