Articles

  • Fighting Poverty From Below: An Interview with the Anti-Poverty Network QLD

    Fighting Poverty From Below: An Interview with the Anti-Poverty Network QLD

    Sei Ahnne – Anti-Poverty Network QLD at their JobActive Speak-out During the anti-poverty 2021 Week of Action Anti-Poverty Network QLD is a militant grassroots organisation of people in poverty for […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Direct Action Gets The Gourds

    Direct Action Gets The Gourds

    COVID-19 brought an unprecedented reduction in food insecurity. Could community-lead guerrilla gardens provide a partial solution to this problem?

  • Members of LA Tenants Union holding a banner saying "Build Tenant Power!"

    Build Tenants Power!

    QLD is in a crisis. Whether we call it a housing crisis or a tenants rights crisis, one thing that is obvious is that we can’t rely on the government to solve it. But if we can’t rely on the government how can we see real change? In our opinion the answer is in building tenant power through a tenants union.

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Discussing the Centre-Periphery Model of Class Struggle

    Discussing the Centre-Periphery Model of Class Struggle

    This article is a discussion piece looking at the the centre-periphery model of class struggle presented in FARJ’s "Social Anarchism and Organisation" and De Jong’s "Some Remarks on the Libertarian Conception of Revolutionary Change". This article by one of our members will seek to unpack the centre-periphery model and discuss its relevance to class-struggle anarchists in so-called Australia.

  • Photo of RESPECT speaking at Feminist Action’s IWWD Rally 2020

    International Working Women’s Day and the State of the Women’s Liberation Movement

    Looking around us today it is clear that the struggle for women’s liberation is far from finished, women continue to be forced into the ‘double shift’ of waged and domestic labour and suffer horrendous rates of domestic violence, all the while suffering from far higher rates of poverty and homelessness.

  • Photo from APN QLD's anti-gentrification squat in 2017

    Building Popular Power In Poverty: How We Can Fight For Welfare Reforms

    By Iswed Tiggjan on 25/02/2021 – Photo from APN QLD’s anti-gentrification squat in 2017 The LNP government has announced this week its planned changes to the JobSeeker payment in so-called […]