Sue Bolton: ‘A True Community Leader’

p8-sue-b-louise-chen[By Susan Price] Community activists, residents and supporters came together to launch Sue Bolton’s campaign for re-election to the City of Moreland Council in Melbourne’s northern suburbs on September 10.┬áBolton, a member of Socialist Alliance, received some heart-warming endorsements and pledges of support from a number of community members. Continue reading

Council opposes PNG asylum-seeker deal

At the August 14 Moreland Council meeting, Socialist Alliance councillor Sue Bolton moved a motion for the council to oppose the PNG asylum-seeker dumping deal and welcome refugees and asylum-seekers to Australia. The motion also called for asylum-seekers on bridging visas to have the right to work. The motion passed with only two votes against (both ALP; one Labor and one Liberal councillor were absent). The motion reads as follows: Continue reading