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Posted on: December 19, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

Christie Walk Effie1

Christie Walk is the brainchild of Cherie Hoyle and architect Paul Downton. As far as we know it is the only medium density Eco-community located within the boundary of a capital city. Built on 2000 square metres, nearly a third of which is green space its 27 households is home to up to 45 residents. It is an absolute success story and a living model demonstrating what a city could…

Posted on: November 19, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

it’s all about tax

A  conversation with Gabie Bond from the Sustainable Prosperity Action Group on Modern Monetary Theory, equity in economics, millionaires and TAX. About 10 minutes in it gets really interesting and just wait till you find out what the USA does with its tax dollars’       recorded on unceded Kaurna land    

Posted on: November 19, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

weekend workshop

Listen here to find out how to join Gabie and the Sustainable Prosperity Action Group for a January 8th and 9th weekend workshop, The Case for a Jobs Guarantee.     recorded on unceded Kaurna land

Posted on: July 18, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

no nuclear Kimba

Andrew Williams has been following the machinations from the Commonwealth government to convince  South Australia to host a nuclear waste facility for years and for a while it looked like it wasn’t going to happen here, but despite laws being passed that should prevent it happening it is now firmly again on the agenda. A half page advertisement in the Whyalla News in October 2019 has galvanised him and others…

Posted on: July 3, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

Springbok tour 1971

Interview conducted February 2021 on unceded Kaurna land. Always was, always will be.   Irene’s reflections on the Springbok tour. We had arrived in Adelaide from NZ a couple of months before, and the family had spent most of the time in and around Elizabeth. The airport was an amazing sight!  There were so many people – I would guess many thousands – they were not only filling the building,…

Posted on: March 29, 2021 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

Fabrik and recovery

This interview was conducted in Melinda’s beautiful straw bale home on the land of the Kaurna people, sovereignty never ceded. It is about fabrik and blankets and art and bushfires and recovery. It is important and inspirational and is just the beginning of a long story waiting to be told. This is an image of the drawing on the wall by Belinda Broughton, she lost her house and drew a…

Posted on: October 25, 2020 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

algorithms and such

Another interesting chat with psychiatrist Dr Nick, full of insights, ideas and recommendations to follow up on

Posted on: June 14, 2020 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

Sustainable Prosperity

This second interview with Gabie was conducted on the land of the Kaurna people and it captures this unique moment in time hopefully coming out of the pandemic. Gabie talks about the 10 week iso on line sessions she hosted and where to from there. It will be very interesting to look back on in a few months. She also promotes Stephanie Kelton’s book the Deficit Myth and the plan…

Posted on: May 5, 2020 Posted by: Sue Gilbey Comments: 0

Citizen’s assembly with Sonia Randhawa

Dr Sonia Randhawa is a founder of the Coalition of Everyone, an organisation with the vision of disrupting the politics of despair and building a politics of hope through participatory, deliberative democratic initiatives. Within the Coalition, she focuses on Citizens’ Assemblies, building capacity for deepening democracy through working with local councils, schools and other organisations to increase awareness of Citizens’ Assemblies. She now spends her time talking with local groups,…