3CR Radio – Shining the spotlight on Australia’s unabated defence spending – 29 Aug 2020

Radio 3CR (Victoria) –  show features interviews with two organisers for peace, Annette Brownlie of the Independent and Peaceful Australia Network (IPAN), and Margie Beavis from the Medical Association for the Prevention of War (MAPW). Annette speaks about RIMPAC 2020, Continue reading 3CR Radio – Shining the spotlight on Australia’s unabated defence spending – 29 Aug 2020

Pacific Peace Network calls for an end to all military exercises in the Pacific – 16 August 2020

Media Release – Pacific Peace Network calls for cancellation of RIMPAC exercises View this email in your browser PACIFIC PEACE NETWORK  Media Release                                                 For Continue reading Pacific Peace Network calls for an end to all military exercises in the Pacific – 16 August 2020

GetUp Petition – re $270 billion in military spending – Morrison, get your priorities right

Scott Morrison, get your priorities straight! Australia is in the midst of a devastating economic crisis, and Scott Morrison wants to spend billions of dollars on long-range missiles and new weapons systems.1 Now more than ever, we need increased funding Continue reading GetUp Petition – re $270 billion in military spending – Morrison, get your priorities right

MILITARISM: AUSTRALIA’S FOUNDATIONAL MYTH by Paul Daley

Paul Daley: Militarisation of Australian History Speech published with kind permission of Medical Association for Prevention of war..  For a link to the speech on the MAPW Website, see here. Guardian columnist, journalist, novelist and playwright Paul Daley was MAPW’s Continue reading MILITARISM: AUSTRALIA’S FOUNDATIONAL MYTH by Paul Daley

Breaking News: Defence Minister cancels US Marines deployment to Darwin (30th March)

Breaking News Defence Minister cancels US Marines deployment to Darwin at this time The 30 March announcement by the Defence Minister cancelling the United States Marines’ deployment to Darwin at this time is warmly welcomed by IPAN. IPAN, WagePeace and Continue reading Breaking News: Defence Minister cancels US Marines deployment to Darwin (30th March)