Public Opinion and Action on Privatisation - Australian Fabians

Public Opinion and Action on Privatisation via Zoom

Monday - 12 October, 2020 - 06:00 PM

Via Zoom (link emailed upon RSVP) - Perth, Australia

On Monday 12th October the Australian Fabians Privatisation Project has a special event. PLEASE NOTE this is a 9:00 pm start for those on Eastern Standard Summer Time and 6:00 pm for West Australians.  To RSVP to attend in-person in Perth please complete your details below.  An email will be sent following an RSVP that will include the Zoom link,  If you wish to RSVP to participate in-person, in Perth please complete details at this link.

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Rebecca Huntley is a social researcher and commentator. Her most recent book is “How to talk about Climate Change’ (and if you wish to purchase that book use the promo code FABIAN10 for a 10% discount, via this link).  In 2019 Quarterly Essay published her essay “Australia Fair Listening to the nation”. She a Principal at Vox Populi Research. In this address Rebecca will summarise research on public opinion on privatisation as a guide to how progressives can or should communicate about these issues.

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Meredith Hammat is Secretary of UnionsWA as position she has held since 2012. She is the longest serving Secretary of any national, state or territory union peak body in Australia. She had led union anti-privatisation campaigns in WA through WA state elections in 2013 and, with notable success, in 2017.  Meredith is a Fabian and author of the Fabian Essay “A Living Wage” published in 2019.  Meredith will draw on her campaign experience to discuss how action against privatisation might best be undertaken.

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Eva Cox is the Patron of Australian Fabians and lead a Fabians National Board project on Privatisation.  Eva has been an academic, a political advisor, consultant, teacher, researcher and welfare advocate over the past decades. She taught research, advocacy and policy at the University of Technology Sydney. In 1995 she delivered the ABC Boyer lectures on a Truly Civil Society, which raised the importance of social capital as the trust glue that holds societies together. Eva will introduce the topics and speakers and chair proceedings includes for the Q & A session.

Who’s going

Andrew Evans Pam Coutts Mary Featherston Louise Tarrant Bill Lodwick Virginia Clarke carolyn hutchens Sylvie Leber Peter Abrehart Stephanie Kilpatrick Anne Barrett doug palmer Anthony Roe Julie Fraser Michelle Gardiner viv edwards Iona Mackenzie Oskar Durst John Thompson Annie Humphries John Armstrong Philip Lee John Langmore Alphonse Benoit Robyn Tumelty Julia Thornton Bernie McComb Kresta Lokumarambage David Hassett Geoff Norton Felim Deighan Fatima al darraj Kerry Stubbings bob james Sophie Dixon Jessica D'Arienzo Ross Middleton May Kotsakis Melba Marginson Roger Byrne Linda Leman adam kempton Colleen Mack Geoffrey Murray David Cruttenden Claudia Fuentes Beltran Don Perlgut Allan Driver

Who's RSVPing

Andrew Evans
Pam Coutts
Mary Featherston
Louise Tarrant
Bill Lodwick
Virginia Clarke
carolyn hutchens
Sylvie Leber
Peter Abrehart
Stephanie Kilpatrick
Anne Barrett
doug palmer
Anthony Roe
Julie Fraser
Michelle Gardiner
viv edwards
Iona Mackenzie
Oskar Durst
John Thompson
Annie Humphries
John Armstrong
Philip Lee
John Langmore
Alphonse Benoit
Robyn Tumelty
Julia Thornton
Bernie McComb
Kresta Lokumarambage
David Hassett
Geoff Norton

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