Monday Breakfast

Monday 7:00am to 8:30am
Current affairs, media analysis, alternative media.


Lucy Waldron-Brown, William Mathews, Jackson McInerney and James Brennan


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About Monday Breakfast

Monday 19 February 2018

with Jackson, James, and Will

7:00am – Acknowledgement of Country

7:05am – Get Some Culture: Vanessa joins us in the studio for our inaugural Culture Wrap, bringing us the latest in Melbourne's vibrant arts and culture scene. Today, we check out the Globe Pop-Up Theatre and Australia Day by Melanie Cheng.


7:20am – Rights for Rivers: Werribee River Keeper John Forrest talks to us about a campaign to institute rights for the Maribyrnong and Werribee Rivers. Find out more here.


7:35am – Duty to Social Housing: Kate Colvin of the Council to Homeless Persons tells us about the CHP's State Budget Submission that includes a recommendation to use Victoria's $6.57B stamp duty revenue for building social housing.


7:50am – Over The Wall: A weekly look at news and current affairs in the social safety net space. This week, Over The Wall discusses issues for homeless people when applying for housing and other services.


8:00am – Alternative News: A weekly roundup of the news and views that mainstream media outlets are (and aren't) bringing you.


8:10am – Log Out: Glen Todd, a cyber-security consultant and trainer tells us why you should delete the Facebook app and gives us an idea of what kind of services are available to activists concerned about staying safe online. Find out more at the Action Skills website.


8:20am – Open the Gates: We listen back to the protest outside the detention centre in Broadmeadows (MITA) and hear from organisers and citizens fighting the deportation order of Santharupan, a Tamil asylum seeker who may face torture and forced disappearance on return to Sri Lanka. The next action will take place on Wednesday.



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