Socialist Alliance Queensland Candidates


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Profiles of the Alliance's candidates for the upcoming federal election

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Socialist Alliance Queensland Candidates

  1. 1. Socialist Alliance Queensland Election Campaign [Campaign Launch Profiles] Authorised by Dick Nichols, 23 Abercrombie St, Chippendale, NSW, 2008.
  2. 2. Jim McIlroy <ul><li>Socialist Alliance candidate for Griffith </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>JIM McILROY became politically active against the Vietnam War in the 1960's. Jim is renowned locally for his life-long dedication to social justice issues – from anti-Work ( Worst) Choices to civil rights' campaigns </li></ul>More about JIM McILROY
  4. 4. Amelia Taylor <ul><li>Senate Candidate </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Amelia Tayor is a 26 yr old Gold Coast based worker who founded the United Casual Workers Alliance. </li></ul><ul><li>She fights for the rights of exploited workers , and has promoted local campaigns for the environment, refugees & against war </li></ul>More about AMELIA TAYLOR
  6. 6. Sam Watson <ul><li>Senate Candidate </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>SAM WATSON is a life long campaigner for the rights of Aboriginal & all oppressed peoples. He has spoken out against war, in support of refugees, & in support of striking workers </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Sam pioneered Aboriginal community programs in law, medicine & housing, and currently teaches Indigenous literature at the University of Queensland. </li></ul><ul><li>A film maker, published novelist & performed playwright, Sam is one of the most respected Murri activists in Queensland </li></ul>More about SAM WATSON
  9. 9. Tim Kirchler <ul><li>Socialist Alliance candidate for Moncrieff </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>TIM KIRCHLER lives at Mermaid Beach and works as a GP in Tweed Heads. Since graduating from the University of Queensland in 1996, Tim has practiced medicine both within Australia and overseas. He has also played in a rock band and written two plays. </li></ul>More about TIM KIRCHLER
  11. 11. <ul><ul><li>” As a Socialist Alliance candidate in the 2007 federal election I am standing to advance these values and the concrete policies that can promote them. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>” If you agree with our approach, express your support by signing on with our campaign. By working together we will build the future we all need!” </li></ul></ul>A new vision for Australia Sign on with Sam Watson's New Vision for Australia
  12. 12. Another Australia is possible... <ul><li>. </li></ul>