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We recommend the following websites. Obviously this is not an exhaustive list but it's a good start for those wishing to learn more about ARTS and ACTIVISM.

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ACTIVISM

Refugee Action Collective, Queensland
http://www.rac-qld.org

Artists for Refugees
http://www.artistsforrefugees.org.au/

Brisbane Actionweb for Refugee Collaboration
http://www.barc.org.au/

Brisbane Social Forum
http://www.brisbanesocialforum.org/

Brisbane Refugee Claimants Support Centre
http://www.refugees.org.au/

National (Australia)

Australians Against Racism
http://www.australiansagainstracism.org/

Amnesty International Australia
http://www.amnesty.org.au/

A Just Australia
Australians for Just Refugee Programs
http://www.justrefugeeprograms.com.au/home.php

Children Out of Detention
http://www.chilout.org/

Project Safecom
www.safecom.org.au/

Rural Australians for Refugees
http://www.ruralaustraliansforrefugees.org/

The SievX Website
http://www.sievx.com/

Refugee Rights Action Network — Perth
http://www.rran-wa.org/

Refugee Action Committee Canberra
http://www.refugeeaction.org/

Refugee Action Collective, South Australia
http://www.sa.refugee.org/

Refugee Action Collective, Victoria
http://www.rac-vic.org/

International

Human Rights Watch
http://www.hrw.org/

UN Refugee Agency — UNHCR
http://www.unhcr.ch/cgi-bin/texis/vtx/home

Queensland Peace Network
http://www.qldpeace.org

United for Peace and Justice
http://www.unitedforpeace.org/

Australian Poets for Peace
http://www.thylazine.org/poetsforpeace/

Anti-War US
http://anti-war.us/mission/index.php

Poets Against the War
http://www.poetsagainstthewar.org/

http://www.indymedia.org/
THE source for Independant Media ALL around the world with links to Indymedia sites in every country and most major cities. A MUST for anyone trying to find independent news sources.

Alter Net
http://www.alternet.org

ARTS

Where we choose to spend some of our time …

SpeedPoets
http://speedpoets.zap.to/
A group of poets and a regular performance event in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley. Music and Open Mic. Not to be missed!

Papertiger and hutt
http://www.papertigermedia.com
One of the leading and cutting edge Autralian multimedia poetry publishers. Home of the Papertiger: new world poetry CDRom and hutt online literary journal.

Interactive Publications
http://www.ipoz.biz
A leading Australian publisher of poetry, fiction and non-fiction. Specialises in both print and digital formats. A leader in the field of Literary Multimedia. Great source of some of the best contemporary poetry in Australia. Authors have their own sample sites, so there’s plenty of online reading.

Slamming the Sonnet
http://www.poetinresidence.com/
the virtual home of award winning author Jayne Fenton-Keane and the groundbreaking Multimedia work: The Stalking Tongue Book II: Slamming the Sonnet — lots of poetry and spoken word from artists planet-wide!

Retort Magazine
Electronic Journal of Art and Literature
http://www.retortmagazine.com/retort.htm
Australian based but with international rep. Retort is one of the best sources for contemporary art and poetry around. Be warned, you’ll be there for hours!

Thylazine: Arts, Ethics and Literature
http://www.thylazine.org/
Home of the Thylazine foundation: Thylazine Magazine, Australian Poets For Peace, Thylazine Foundation for Charity and Australian Poets’ Directory.

Brisbane Artists Directory
http://www.brisbaneartistsdirectory.com/
A great site that showcases local artists in the Queensland area.
SGC thanks SEV from BAD for his support.

Deviant Art
http://www.deviantart.com
A huge online directory of digital art. Great place to meet Deviants like Scart!

Art Crimes: The Writing on the Wall
http://www.artcrimes.com/
One of the best graffiti sites online

International Digital Art
http://www.internationaldigitalart.com
Home of the International Digital Art Awards

Ad busters: Culture Jammers
http://adbusters.org/home/
a global network advancing the new social activist movement of the information age.

You can contact us by emailing

synapticgraffiti@scart69.net

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http://www.myspace.com/synapticgraffiti