Federal budget 2014: a recipe for a more unequal society

Submitted by sam on Sun, 18/05/2014 - 08:00

And so it begins - an offensive on behalf of the billionaires and corporate interests, to steal the future from the majority of Australians, to dismantle what remains of our social welfare system. Take this comment from Shelley James, a single mum with two kids in Hilton:

Some wins for affordable housing

Submitted by sam on Sat, 17/05/2014 - 08:00

I'm glad to report two small wins in the attempt to preserve affordable housing in Fremantle.

Fremantle takes the fight to the freeway

Submitted by sam on Sat, 05/04/2014 - 08:00

By Chris Jenkins

A decision by the Fremantle City Council at its March 26 meeting to reject a Main Roads WA request to voluntarily hand over land began a dramatic new phase in the campaign against the state government's freeway building agenda.

Upgrade High St? Yes, but not at any cost to our health and community!

Submitted by sam on Sat, 30/11/2013 - 08:00

There is widespread support both in the community and on council for a long overdue upgrade of High St; both to address the safety of the intersection with Stirling Highway, and to provide residents on High St with a separated local access road.