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Julian Assange hates Canberra

By 3 August 2013

The Newcastle Star has Julian Assange holding forth about us:
”The decision to create Canberra … is perhaps one of the worst political decisions that has ever been taken in Australian history,” he says. ”It’s like a horror story from Sartre where you put all the politicians together in the one room, together with all the [...]

The Monotremes present Sand Newts! Local music video


Local experimental combo The Monotremes have been in touch to let us know about their latest song.
“The Monotremes are a proud Canberra outfit, experimenting with stylistic boundaries of popular music.
One of the features of Sand Newts! is its length, 15 minutes; the various juxtaposed sections result in an elegant extended form. In this sense, the [...]

Underground: The Julian Assange Story – cinema launch Thurs 4 April

By 25 March 2013

Underground is the story of Julian Assange’s exploits as a teenage computer hacker in Melbourne, and his youthful commitment to revealing the truth about the world, power and injustice.
Following the screening there will be a Q&A session with writer/director Robert Connolly, actor Alex Williams (Julian Assange), Christine Assange (Julian’s mother) and Sam Castro (co-founder of [...]

The Assange vigil and booklet

By 7 December 2012 FEATURED ARTICLE

This in from Jane:
Candlelight vigil for Assange, Parliament House 30 November
Taken at the Candlelight Vigil for Julian Assange last Thursday night.
ACT Friends of Wikileaks is now making a booklet with this photo and messages to the Government.
Please send your message to asap.
Names will be included unless advised otherwise.

200 turn out for Canberra Wikileaks protest

By 16 December 2010 reports that around 200 people (big for a protest in Canberra) have turned out to protest in support of the Wikileaks supremo Julian Assange.
The speaker of the ACT Legislative Assembly, Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury, told protesters Julian Assange and WikiLeaks have severely embarrassed governments around the world.
“Simply being embarrassed is not a good reason [...]

Julian Assange protest comes to Canberra

By 11 December 2010 FEATURED ARTICLE

[ 16 December 2010 at 5:30 pm; ] [As seen in the Inner North]

Facebook brings word of a “Protest to Defend Wikileaks and Julian Assange – Canberra”, set to happen in Garema Place next Thursday.

Join the protests around Australia and the world to defend Assange and Wikileaks. The Canberra demo will be on Thursday the 16th of December – two days after [...]

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