On the show with Sue and Valerie and Girt By S.E.A
7:00am Girt By S.E.A Lalitha and Jarrad discuss the upcoming election in Cambodia and the formation of a new political party in Cambodia with Sophea Chrek, a social activist from Cambodia Action for Social Change. And Praveen Nagappan; President of the Global group: Saya Anak Bangsa Malaysia (SABM) with the politics behind the Malaysian elections; the impact the victory of the incumbents Barisan National, has had on the markets; and Australia's role in the region in relation to this elections.
7:35am Coverage from our May 7th LIVE CROSS to the Vigil To Object to Adoption Amendments at Parliament House, where groups against forced adoption including Origins Inc, Vanish and ARMS (key participants in last year's Apology for past adoption practices by the state) were holding a vigil to protest against recent amendments to the Adoption Amendment Bill 2013.
7:45am Valerie interviewed Industrial & Campaign officer with Trades Hall, Luke Hilakari, about the recent Paramedics and Firefighters campaigns.
8:15am More coverage from our LIVE CROSS to the Vigil To Object to Adoption Amendments at Vic Parliament House. Interviews from the steps of Parliament with others affected by these amendments. The Adoption Amendment Bill 2013 was debated in the Legislative Council later into the night of Tuesday 7th May, but new amendments proposed by Ms Jenny Mikakos, ALP member (Northern Metropolitan) and Greens senator Sue Pennicuik to fix the problems and flaws they had identified in the new amendments failed. Origins, Vanish and ARMS were devastated and plan monthly vigils to get the Adoption Amendment Bill 2013 changed.
Monday Breakfast includes Talking Sheds First Monday of the Month 7:00am and Girt By Sea Second Monday of the Month 7:00am If you have queries or stories for the above programs contact Gab Reade, 3CR's Current Affairs Coordinator.