Program February 4 - May 19, 2020

We now have use of the Diner, upstairs at Hotel Harry, Cnr Wentworth Ave & Goulburn St, Surry Hills.

The event starts at 6.30pm. We will finish at 8.15pm or when the last question is answered, whichever comes first.

 

 

Tuesday 4 February, 2020

CARNAGE IN FALLUJAH: GENERAL JIM MOLAN, HERO OR WAR CRIMINAL?

  An evening with Prof Richard Hill and Donna Mulhearn, authors of 'The Sacking of Fallujah, A People's History'.

 

 

 

Tuesday 19 February, 2020

AUSTRALIA'S DANGEROUS SECURITY STATE

  An Evening with Brian Toohey, investigative journalist and author of 'The Secret'. Image: MUP

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 3 March, 2020

AUSTRALIA ON THE EDGE OF ANOTHER RECESSION: WHAT IS THE STRATEGY?

An Evening with Raja Junankar, Emeritus Professor, Dan's Unit - School of Business, Western Sydney University; and Robin Fortescue, Assistant Secretary, Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, NSW Branch.

 

Tuesday 17 March, 2020

THE URGENT CASE FOR AN AUSTRALIAN HUMAN RIGHTS ACT

An Evening with Dr Barrie Phatarphod, Head of Doctgors for Refugees; Second Speaker TBC.

 

Tuesday 7 April, 2020

MENTAL HEALTH, AN UNENDING CRISIS?

An Evening with John Brogden, Chairperson of Lifeline; Second Speaker TBC

 

Tuesday 21 April, 2020

WAGE THEFT - AUSTRALIA'S GROWING BUSINESS MODEL

An Evening with Arthur Rorris, Secretary, South Coast Labour Council; and Mel Gatfield, NSW Branhc Secretary, United Workers Union.

 

Tuesday 5 May, 2020

PRIME MINISTER MORRISON'S 'NEGATIVE GLOBALISM' ALLIED TO AUSTRALIAN PATRIOTISM

An Evening with John McCarthy, former Australian Ambassador; Stuart Rees, Emeritus Professor, University of Sydney.

 

Tuesday 19 May, 2020

IRAN TAKES AUSTRALIAN HOSTAGES. WHAT IS HAPENING IN THE PERSIAN GULF?

An Evening with Dr Greg Barton, Chair in Global Islamic Politics, Deakin University; and Alison Broinowski AM, Australian academic, journalist, writer and former public servant.