The only realistic approach to climate change is one that recognises the inequality in our society. The policies of neo-liberalism, in particular carbon pricing, are a prescription for failure. Workers and communities currently reliant on unsustainable industries deserve a just transition. Working class living standards as a whole must be protected to maintain social support for a transition to a carbon free economy. The price of the transition must be borne by those who built and profited from unsustainable industries – the capitalists. In short, we need to abolish capitalism. It is the only strategy that can work.Continue reading #Melbourne Anarchist Communist Group: Lessons from the #YellowVests
Australia: The second issue of Paper Chained has been published online.
Graffiti mural in Narrm / Melbourne to commemorate Mikhail Zhlobitsky.
On September 3 a group of four women blocked Millers Rd leading from Southern Queensland Correctional Centre, stopping the transfer of prisoners from the facility.
Statement about a solidarity action in Sydney during the annual week of solidarity with anarchist prisoners.
On the 4th of July 2018 some anarchists in Sydney painted a memorial piece for Dan Shersty and Lin (Spit) Newborn.
On the 9th of April 2018, Astro Labe, an anarchist from Tasmania was given a six month prison sentence for headbutting Tony Abbott, the former Prime Minister of Australia back in September 2017.
Australia: Join the Refugee Action Collective for a vigil and protest to mark the death of yet another refugee on Manus Island.
Short statement, fundraiser adress and banner action in solidarity with anarchists in Yogyakarta in Narrm / Melbourne.
Melbourne Anarchist Communist Group Anzac Day Statement for 2018.