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Australia: Keen interest in socialist perspective at Tsar to Lenin screenings

By our correspondents, December 17, 2012

There was intense interest in socialism, the history of the revolutionary movement and the life and writings of Leon Trotsky.

Workers and youth speak about the relevance of the Russian Revolution today

By our correspondents, December 17, 2012

Audience members in Melbourne and Sydney spoke with the WSWS about the Russian Revolution and its contemporary significance.

SEP (Australia) public meeting and film screening

The historical and contemporary political significance of the 1917 Russian Revolution

November 9, 2012

As capitalism confronts its greatest crisis since the 1930s, the events of 1917 assume immense contemporary significance.

Workers and youth speak on the issues raised at SEP meetings

By our correspondents, October 10, 2012

People who attended the Socialist Equality Party’s public meetings spoke to WSWS correspondents.

SEP (Australia) meetings discuss how to fight austerity and war

By our correspondents, October 10, 2012

There were lively discussions at each meeting on the challenges facing workers and youth.

SEP Australia public meetings

The socialist answer to Labor’s program of war and austerity

September 8, 2012

The working class, and young people in particular, are confronted with the political question: how to defend their rights and their future?

Socialist Equality Party (Australia) resolution to AEU mass meeting

September 6, 2012

1. This meeting rejects the 2.5 percent public sector wage ceiling, performance pay, increased teaching hours and all productivity trade-offs. We demand smaller class sizes and permanency for all teachers, including for young teachers and Educational Support staff currently on contracts.

Melbourne election triggers federal Labor government infighting

By Patrick O’Connor, SEP candidate for Melbourne, July 12, 2012

The rifts that have emerged in the Melbourne by-election campaign over the Greens reflect the enormous crisis wracking the Labor Party and the entire political establishment.

The Liberal-Labor-Greens austerity consensus

By Patrick O’Connor, SEP candidate for Melbourne, June 25, 2012

The Labor Party and the Greens fraudulently posture as opponents of the state government’s budget cuts, but would impose similar measures if they took office.

The Australian Labor government—a key accomplice in the vendetta against Julian Assange

By Patrick O’Connor, SEP candidate for Melbourne, June 21, 2012

From the beginning of the US drive to silence Assange and WikiLeaks, the Australian government has provided unstinting support to the conspiracy against its own citizen.

“Capitalism has failed. The only viable alternative is socialism”

Patrick O’Connor speaks with WSWS about key issues in by-election

By Richard Phillips, June 19, 2012

SEP candidate explains essential elements in the party’s election campaign.

SEP campaigns at Melbourne’s Victoria Markets

By our reporters, June 18, 2012

The SEP team spoke with many workers, students, and young people over the weekend about the issues they confront.