Scrap the war machine — green jobs now!

Hawtin, John; Ratcliffe, Ruth
July 2009
Green Left Weekly;7/8/2009, Issue 801, p9
The article offers information on the emergence of the anti-war protest during the annual Defence Industry Exhibition (DIE) in Adelaide, South Australia, which calls for investments in green jobs rather than in the military spending.


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