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by unweb December 21, 2011
Latest news and events on the site.

Submission for OVNI 2011

(Barcelona, Spain, from September 15, 2010 to September 15, 2010)

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Call-out for submissions - Reflections on moments in Australian activism, an anthology

Call-out for submissions - Reflections on moments in Australian activism, an anthology

by Lilia Letsch last modified April 29, 2010

Were you at Woomera, Baxter, Pine Gap, APEC, S11, G20, Climate Camp? Have you been involved in the struggle for old-growth forests, land rights, attended a coal port blockade, an activist conference / convergence, or been involved in a solidarity campaign? Did you write about your personal experiences? Journal entries, blogs, zine pieces, jotted down thoughts, articles for Indymedia?

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Aid Reaches Thousands of Earthquake Survivors in Haiti

Aid Reaches Thousands of Earthquake Survivors in Haiti

by Action Against Hunger last modified April 29, 2010

Humanitarian organisation rushes to provide access to food, water & sanitation in stricken areas

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Burma VJ

(Cinema Nova 380 Lygon St - Carlton, VIC Australia, from February 19, 2010 to February 19, 2010)

Open Channel and Cinema Nova present a special screening of this Oscar-nominated documentary

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The Mekong - A River of Life

(The State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Vic, Australia, from February 20, 2010 to March 20, 2010)

A photographic exhibition

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Merdeka Art Project

(Melbourne Australia, from February 02, 2010 to February 02, 2010)

Australia West Papua Association (Melbourne) is holding an Art Auction to raise funds for West Papuans' mission to New York in July, and inviting people around the world to participate by donating or buying art, and by spreading the word through your networks The Auction will be held on Monday, May the 17th at Hogans Gallery 310 Smith Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Australia.

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C31 Melbourne 'Switch On Digital' subscriberthon information nights

(Level 1, 501 Swanston Street, Melbourne, from February 09, 2010 to February 10, 2010)

C31 Melbourne will be holding information sessions for program makers on Tuesday 9th February and Wednesday 10th February at 6.00pm at the station's office - Level 1 of 501 Swanston Street in Melbourne. These information sessions will explain more about what a subscriberthon is, how program makers can get involved and what your program should include to get the message across to your audience.

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Korean Independent Media Outlet Threatened

Korean Independent Media Outlet Threatened

by Barry Saunders last modified April 29, 2010

MediAct is facing the crisis of shut down with the massive and target-oriented budget cutting by Korean government.

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From Balibo to Martenus Bere: Justice for East Timor

(AJ Muste Memorial Institute, 339 Lafayette St, New York, NY, from February 05, 2010 to February 05, 2010)

A talk by Clinton Fernandes, Consulting Historian on Balibo film

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Closing the Detention Centres

Closing the Detention Centres

by Barry Saunders last modified April 29, 2010

In light of the 2010 Australian of the Year, Victorian psychiatrist Professor Patrick McGorry calling for an end to immigration detention centres, we're featuring this documentary about the Woomera detention centre, Through The Wire.

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Dictionary of a disaster

by EM News last modified June 07, 2011

Author and researcher John Roosa comes up with a mini-encyclopedia explains some of the key terms pertaining to the events of 1965-66.

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South to South (SToS) Film Festival 2010

(Goethe Institut and CCF Jakarta, from January 22, 2010 to January 25, 2010)

StoS is an environment movement involving urban community, youths, women in using films and other visual materials in capturing the exploitations around the Southern Hemisphere.

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