On 14 December 1988, 4ZZZ was taken off air and forcibly evicted from its UQ premises by the then student union executive, headed by one Victoria Brazil. The move prompted many previously apolitical students to take a firm stand against the move and to rally support for the station. While Zed was not to return to the premises its' volunteers had helped hand-build, unprecedented community support saw the station live to fight another day.
Nauru detention staff dismissed for social media abuse
Transfield hires staff on the basis of cultural sensitivity however the photograph as well as other comments made on social media indicate the men endorse Hanson’s anti-immigration politics and that they have propagated anti-Islamic sentiment.
The suspension of the eight guards is the latest in a number of similar dismissal incidents related to social media, indicating Transfield’s discomfort at employers using social media to reveal the culture within detention centres.