Thomas notes this story about the 2016 attempt
to close down the Sydney College of the Arts faculty within the University of Sydney. The SCA is still open in 2019 but may
close this year.
SCA students allege unlawful conduct against University of Sydney Andrew Taylor By Andrew Taylor Updated September 20, 2016
2.16pmfirst published September 19, 2016 9.28pm
Leniency for 2 students responding to mis-conduct investigation regarding their protest in favour of Palestinian
human rights - involved extensive submissions on UN resolutions supported by the Australian Govt from 2010-2014.
And noting this report on New Matilda news website with video footage.
- human rights protest at Uni of Sydney
Good description of the 1998 land rights campaign involving substantial civil disobedience and legal
jousting, outlined here 20 years later.
Thomas was involved
drafting a legal database of 400 environmentalists arrested in peaceful protests at Jabiluka in Kakadu.
|Traditional owner Yvonne Margarula, and relative Jacqui Katona