Blockade in the Liverpool Plains

By Bianca Birdsall More than 100 farming families have blocked access to Rossmar Park, near Caroona, since July 18, stopping mining giant BHP Billiton from … Read more

The more things change

BY SHANT FABRICATORIAN Friday, September 5, was a watershed day in NSW politics, and came off the back of a landmark week. The departure, in … Read more

Activists left out in the cold

The gay activist group that took on the annoyance laws during World Youth Day was excluded from the ACON roundtable meeting of LGBTI groups to … Read more

Borneo bound

BY MEGAN PALIN The NSW Wildlife Rescue, Information and Education Service (WIRES) is organising an orang-utan spotting trek through Borneo next year to raise funds … Read more

Think “climate”, think “doooom”….

by Roger Hanney Professor Ross Garnaut’s supplementary report on emission reduction trajectories and targets is even more exciting than it sounds, yet it seems to … Read more

Interview with Senator Christine Milne: Peter Garrett’s pulp mill countdown

Senator Christine Milne is a Green from Tasmania in the Federal Upper House. She has fought all manner of environmental destruction, in particular the industrial … Read more


By Lawrence Gibbons The first edition of the City Hub came out kicking in 1995. Back at end of the last millennium, an independent politician … Read more

Armed robbery in Newtown

By Reuben Brand The manhunt continues for three armed men who fled empty handed after an attempted bank robbery in Newtown last Wednesday afternoon. Police … Read more

This is our country too

A new documentary that aims to expose the racism behind the NT intervention screened in Surry Hills on August 13. This is Our Country Too… Read more

Sea Shepherd down under in November

International direct action auteurs Sea Shepherd recently announced plans to return to Antarctic waters in order to disrupt Japan’s 2008-09 whaling ‘season’. Operation Musashi has … Read more