Category Archives: Academia

Footage of the recent strike at the University of Sydney

Here’s some footage from the recent University of Sydney staff strike, which was defending staff conditions and quality education. Some background to the strike is here: the managerial stranglehold over academia shows striking parallels to the disastrous financialisation of the

Footage of the recent strike at the University of Sydney

Here’s some footage from the recent University of Sydney staff strike, which was defending staff conditions and quality education. Some background to the strike is here: the managerial stranglehold over academia shows striking parallels to the disastrous financialisation of the

Clinton Fernandes on The National Interest, Strategic Non-violence, and the Independence of East Timor

This is a great 2008 talk by Clinton Fernandes on the activism that brought about the independence of East Timor, as well as the myth that successive Australian governments were anything but complicit in the ruthless invasion and occupation of

Clinton Fernandes on The National Interest, Strategic Non-violence, and the Independence of East Timor

This is a great 2008 talk by Clinton Fernandes on the activism that brought about the independence of East Timor, as well as the myth that successive Australian governments were anything but complicit in the ruthless invasion and occupation of

Education: For Whom and For What?

This is a recent and very good (and quite long and detailed, with a good question and answer segment afterwards) talk by Chomsky in which he discusses the role of education in society (and higher education in particular). Well worth

Education: For Whom and For What?

This is a recent and very good (and quite long and detailed, with a good question and answer segment afterwards) talk by Chomsky in which he discusses the role of education in society (and higher education in particular). Well worth