December 12, 2017
Salem-News.com (Dec-23-2012 22:19)
Boxing Day Protest Outside the Melbourne Cricket GroundSalem-News.com
The group wants to boycott the Sri Lankan cricket team and raise awareness of human rights violations.
Police will closely monitor a planned Boxing Day protest outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground, but are not anticipating any major disruptions.
Salem-News.com (Dec-18-2012 12:23)
An Open Letter to Representative Dennis RichardsonLetter by Tom Betts for Salem-News.com
As they say in Australia, "wake up to yourself."
I am an American currently in Australia. You were quoted on the front page of The Australian, Australia's only national daily paper.
Salem-News.com (Dec-16-2012 13:51)
Elderly Australian Doctor Deported by SingaporeSalem-News.com
Dr Senewiratne, who is Sinhalese but actively supports the Tamil cause, believes he was arrested in Singapore because he was going to speak to an “invitation-only” forum in Malaysia about the humanitarian crisis with refugees.
(MELBOURNE ) -
An 81-year-old Brisbane doctor was locked in a small cell without food, water or toilet access for more than five hours yesterday in Singapore.
Salem-News.com (Dec-11-2012 19:34)
Responding Personally and Powerfully to the Climate CatastropheRobert J. Burrowes for Salem-News.com
The Flame Tree Project asks deep questions about how we go about creating a new and higher phase of life on Earth.
(TASMANIA, Aust) -
News articles report one environmental disaster after another, with dire consequences for the planet and all its species.
Salem-News.com (Dec-01-2012 03:04)
Greens Reflect `Grief and Courage of Tamils`Salem-News.com
Disturbing images tell the story of ethnic cleansing.
Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon spoke in parliament on November 27 to mark the the Tamil day, “Maaveerar Naal”, and detail the ongoing struggles of Tamil people to achieve justice and equality.
Salem-News.com (Nov-18-2012 17:13)
Ma Frieda is No MoreArun Shrivastava CMC Special edition for Salem-News
Frieda was aware of the dangers posed by nuclear reactors for electricity generation in India.
(CHENNAI, India) -
A good activist is one who understands the issues and is persistent in achieving one’s goals in the larger interest of the society.
Salem-News.com (Nov-15-2012 15:35)
Israel Attacks Gaza - AFP ResponseSalem-News.com
Australians for Palestine issues the following information about an upcoming rally for the people of Gaza.
(MELBOURNE, Aust) -
Australians for Palestine deplores Israel’s latest indiscriminate attacks on the civilian population of Gaza.
Salem-News.com (Nov-11-2012 21:16)
Deadly Prescription Drug Epidemic Finds its Way Down UnderMarianne Skolek Salem-News.com
"It is forbidden to kill, therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers -- and to the sound of trumpets" Voltaire
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Pharma's push of painkillers in their marketing of the phrase "under treatment of pain" now hits epidemic proportions in Australia along with the U.S. and Canada
Salem-News.com (Nov-03-2012 11:35)
Voting is Bad for You and the PlanetRobert J. Burrowes for Salem-News.com
... we must keep planning and implementing sophisticated campaigns of nonviolent resistance to prevent wars, end economic exploitation and save threatened ecosystems..
(BLACKBURN, Victoria Aust) -
Should Americans vote for Rocky Anderson, Virgil Goode, Gary Johnson, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney or Jill Stein in the presidential election on Tuesday?
Salem-News.com (Oct-25-2012 10:50)
David Bradbury Arrested Near Kudankulim Nuclear Power PlantArun Shrivastava CMC Special edition for Salem-News
'Unconfirmed reports' say that David Bradbury, the Australian documentary maker, has been arrested in Kudankulum Nuclear Power Plant area.
(CHENNAI, India) -
I received a phone call from a common friend where David, his wife and their two year old son Omar were staying while in Delhi.