Interviews with Jenny Blakey, Giselle Nguyen, and Geraldine Atkinson

Friday, 26 February 2016 - 7:00am to 8:30am

News articles, dicussion and analysis, upcoming events and interviews.

Discussion on the governments proposal to increase defence spending and the negative effects of participating in war.

Australian News:

Corporate rich bid to take pensioners' homes; https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/61090

Hundreds protest against Rio Tinto sacking seafarers; https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/61108

South Australians fight nuclear waste dump; https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/61095

International News:

BDS campaign makes gains, faces fresh attacks; https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/61123

Interviews:

 

Jenny Blakey, Manager of Senior Rights Organisation Victoria talks about their recent conference and elder abuse.

Giselle NguyenCherchez La Femme, talks about femminism and journalism.

Geraldine Atkinson, Deputy Chairperson of Secretariate National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care Advocacy talks about budget funding cuts to the group.