About the Cover

The cover artwork is by Veronika Spendier. The other original drawings are

by Tamsin Edwards and Stephen Francis.

Printing by Reprographics, Griffith University.



46.1 Alternatives to Violence Project Jo Vallentine

46.2 The 'Counter Terrorists' visit West End Ciaron O'Reilly


46.3 Styx River Forest Protests Owen Rigby

46.4 Networking in Brisbane and Alice Robert J Burrowes


46.5 Sexual Oppression? Bryan Law

46.6 Patriarchy Discussion Margaret with minutes from Mary

46.7 Approaching the Court Greg Ogle and Mary Heath


46.8 Effective Grassroots Organising Margaret Pestorius

46.9 ANN Gathering Report Patsy, Brenda and Dani


46.10 Utopian Dreams Thomas Driftwood

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