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Friday, 08 August 2014

Celebrating Women in the ALP Dinner

It's now 20 years since Affirmative Action was introduced to the Labor Party, and 30 years since the introduction of the Sex Discrimination Act.

To celebrate, the NSW Labor Women's Forum will be hosting a dinner at Doltone House on Friday 15 August with the first female Premier of NSW, Kristina Keneally, NSW Shadow Minister for Women Sophie Cotsis MLC, and President of the Australian Labor Party, Jenny McAllister. Don't miss out.

Book your tickets now: http://www.nswlabor.org.au/womeninthealp_dinner

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Wednesday, 06 August 2014

We Defeated the Racial Discrimination Changes

It's Labor's belief that it's the right of every Australian to be protected from speech that offends, insults or humiliates on the basis of race.

Thank you to the thousands who got involved in the campaign to defeat the Liberals' proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act which would have given a license to those who wish to trample over the marginalised, the powerless and the vulnerable.  

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Saturday, 02 August 2014

National Labor Women's Conference

Over the weekend, NSW Labor sent a strong contingent to the National Labor Women's Conference in Canberra. Some of the NSW Labor speakers included: Sophie Cotsis, Ursula Stephens, Kaila Murnain, Linda Scott, Deborah O'Neill, Jenny McAllister, Elizabeth Scully, Aisha AK, Sally McManus, Vivien Thomson and Felicity Wade

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Friday, 01 August 2014

30 years since the Sex Discrimination Act

Thirty years ago today, the Sex Discrimination Act came into effect. It was first introduced as law by Labor Senator Susan Ryan.

Sign our card to say #thankyoususan http://www.nswlabor.org.au/thankyoususan

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Tuesday, 29 July 2014

NSW Labor Annual Conference 2014

On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 July, hundreds of delegates assembled at Sydney Town Hall for the 2014 NSW Labor Annual Conference. Delegates debated NSW Labor's platform for the 2015 State Election and heard keynote addresses from NSW Labor Leader John Robertson and Federal Labor Leader Bill Shorten MP.

Thank you to all the delegates, Labor members, and observers that made this weekend possible.

Check out the rest of the photos here.

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Sunday, 27 July 2014

Thank you for attending Conference

With proceedings finally concluded, we want to thank all the delegates, members and observers that attended our 2014 Annual State Conference.

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