Current Affairs Workers
With Regan and Squirrel
7:00am Front page
7:15am Dr Devi Stuart Fox, TEDxSt Kilda speaker, scientists and lizard enthusiast speaks about camouflage and colours.
7:30am Dr Catherine Barrett from La Trobe University's Sexual Health and Ageing Program spoke about VAL'S CAFE, a program to support the health, wellbeing and social inclusion of older LGBTIQ folk. The Andrews State Government recently announced $402,000 over 3 years to support the program. For more info, visit www.valscafe.org.au.
7:45am Izzy Brown, organiser of Freedom Flotilla West Papua spoke about this creative resistance to the Indonesian occupation of West Papua. The campaign highlights the suffering of West Papuan People and the damage caused by multinational companies and colonial governments on the land and people, specifically targeting Rio Tinto's Freeport mine in Timika West Papua.
8:00am Front page
8:15am Chris White gave an update from the ACTU Congress including the drafting of a Union Charter.
Alternative news, current affairs and media analysis 7:00 - 8:30 am
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