Pauline Williams speaks with Brenda Lacey all about Art and Accessibility, and to Peta Ferguson from Brain Injury Matters (BIM) and Jacqui Ward (SARU) about what’s happening in self advocacy
Perma-Nomics revisited: Karl re-works the recent SLF presentation to paraphrase David Holmgren’s 12 Permaculture Principles into a closed-loop economic system (permacultureprinciples.com). Part 2 coming in a few weeks.
Revisiting the Bechdel Test. The Bechdel Test was created by cartoonist Alison Bechdel to gauge the representation of women in film. Feminist Frequency’s Anita Sarkeesian provides a run down of the test and applies to several films nominated for Oscars in 2011-12. We also hear from Alison Bechdel, giving a tribute to poet Adrienne Rich after her death in 2012.
Izzy Brown (United Struggle Project) on the Earth Embassy global direct action outcall for World Environment Day on June 6th this year. Also, a 2009 Dissident Island Radio panel discussion with a diverse bunch of international activists about the politics of direct action.
Presenters and guests are Pam Vardy, Stephen Ryan – Dicksonia Rare plants Nursery, and Graeme Morrison – Morrison Brothers Nursery.
Review of Australian Story; trans/gender diverse health issues, bisexual articles and lots coming up.
Interview with Chan Chin Wai, Organising Co-ordinator with the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) on last years historic dockworkers strike and the ramifications have now been for workers. Labour updates on struggles in Australia, India, South Korea and Cambodia. Asia Pacific Currents is the program of Australia Asia Worker Links.
Bill, Annie and Em, discuss Morwell, and dirty lies, and the historic responses to dust related diseases. Kevin Healey drops by with another ‘That is the week that was’ and much more.
Abolishing Nukes in Mexico. A treaty is on its way…
Exploring the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons is bringing us closer to a ban treaty than we’ve ever been. This week’s show looks at the recent Mexico Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons and Australia’s role in the debate. The testimonies of hibakusha such as Setsuko Thurlow are vital in this campaign. Listen in for Setsuko Thurlow, Tim Wright from ICAN Australia, a snippet from the Conference Chair’s Summary and the voices of young campaigners from Ban All Nukes generation.
Today we talk to Geoff Munro from the Australian Drug Foundation about the way the alcohol industry uses sport as a Trojan horse to get its advertising message into the minds of children.
Chris, Sigrid and Bill take their usual left look at the week in politics, from the Ukraine- the USA and and Europe dealing with the fascist opposition, to lies on Manus island.
Today’s program consists of: Recitation of the holy Quran, Din Mihrira, Khaber Gar Muday :(Harari news both locally and internationaly and world of sport), Zi daay Hera Program. Tijara Part 1. For your pleasure we have traditional old & modern songs and Zikr. Community announcement and much more in the program. For our development please send us your feed back and thoughts on: Saayxaba@hotmail.com
Can exercise offer us psychological rewards and ethical virtues?
“How to think about exercise’ by Damon Young is one of the books in The School of Life series. The “troubles” in Ireland form the backdrop to Adrian McKinty’s, ‘In the Morning I’ll be Gone’.
This week we talk about how skin expands when it absorbs water causes wrinkling in the bath, look at a major advance in nuclear fusion power and examine the Fame Lab showcase of young researchers.
Sarah & Ben chat with Naomi Snell CEO & Founder of Paws For Purrfect Patient Pet Therapy a project to take care pf peoples pets when they are admitted to psyche wards.
This week we speak with Ajak Kwai about her new album of Cows, Women and War— a collection of songs and stories reminiscent of the Dinka culture and Ajak’s life journey, from South Sudan to Cairo, Tasmania and now Melbourne.
Future visions: BZE talks to the producers from the film ‘The Future of Energy’ showing at the Transitions Film Festival and the Festival curator’s, Tim Parish. We also talk to Adam Bandt MP.
Our guest today is young singer and song-writer Celine Yap who performs and talks about several songs she has written about asylum-seekers and refugees.
Today’s studio guests are Geoff Lowther of the Brigidine Asylum Seekers Project and David Jablonka of Second Chance Cycles; both involved in collecting unwanted bicycles, repairing them and donating them to asylum seekers or others in the community whose mobility choices are constrained.
This week we talk to Milesh, Susmitha, Arun and Vinay from Vegan Bengaluru (Bangalore, India). Milesh and Susmitha discuss the vegan community in Bengaluru, Vinay his work in animal rescue and Arun the work of equine welfare organisation Samabhava. Vegan Bengaluru & VGF:
hoy un programa con noticias de actualidad e información general de ayuda personal, Felicidad y paz!!
Valerie presented the latest arts news and music from Melbourne and interviewed Meg Butler, promotions coordinator at 3CR Community Radio about the station’s upcoming International Women’s Day Women of Rock Festival on Saturday 8th March.
His week that was – Kevin Healy; BDS Professor Jake Lynch and court appearance in Federal Court in Sydney; Part 2- What has Australia done to Nauru – journalist Nic McLellan; economic collapse in Zimbabwe – Peter Murphy; environmentalist Wayne Wadsworth; the poisoning of Vietnam and its people – Dr Coral Wyntel.
Globally the military is one of the worst polluters on the planet. And in Australia they are not doing too bad a job of wrecking the joint either. Friends of the Earth Brisbane has recently published a comprehensive, and rather disturbing, report on the military and environmental destruction. Dirt Radio speaks to co-author, long-time peace and sustainability activist, Kim Stewart.
Melbourne thawng, Community thawng, Kawlram thawng, Ramdang thawng, le Ngandamnak kong hna an si lai.
Kevin Donnelly and his terrifying genetics argument- this man is in charge of our national curriculum! A reliance on BAD SCIENCE as ‘research’- the Bunkum Awards.
Marc Westley, HAAG Tenant Worker, discusses recurring tenancy issues faced by older people in private rental accommodation.
Lia and new presenter Estela talk to activists Oishik and Debolina about the movement in India to repeal Section 377, a colonial era law criminalising “carnal intercourse against the order of nature”. Regular contributor Arjun also updates us from Delhi.
3CR Resident Historian Glen Davis joins Susanna for a closer look at our little-known Australian history, while the Bagman and Lisa Cruickdhank give their on current affairs. News Views and What-Have-Youse.
Girt by Sea is a program that covers political issues in the South East Asian region; In this week’s program we discuss the plight of the people who were affected by Haiyan in the Philippines and later we cover the ongoing issue of the Trans Pacific Partnership.
SmallTalk Decemeber 2013 show. Interview with Blake Johnston – Dwarf Entertainer, Carole Lander – Author of Litttle People Big Lives and mum, Leisa Prowd on Dwarf Entertainment.
Cam and Andy talk to Dave K about his experience with Hashtag Occupy Gezi & anarchism in Turkey.
The Plumbers Union weekly radio show. Presented by The Plumbing Trades Employment Union (PTEU).
Fair Work Australia rules that it was legal for Filipino migrant workers to be paid $2.68 an hour on a Maersk drilling rig off WA coast. RACV call centre workers stop work for the 7th time in support of their EBA campaign. Interviews with Christy Cain, MUA, and David Leydon, ASU.
Un programa con noticias información y comentarios, esperamos lo disfruten, hasta la próxima semana, muchas gracias, felicidades!
Sumaia and Janielle chat with journalism student Alcyone Alphonse about the lack of representation of women of colour in the mainstream media!
On tonight’s show Jonathan discusses glyphosate increase, Monsanto investment worries and what the coalition could do to our rights to protest.
Young performers and young poets on the theme of refugee experiences- produced by Peter Davis and Larissa Romensky.
I speak with Sarah Williams from Multicultural Arts Victoria about the Rights at the Round Table forums!
Special guest presenter, writer and human rights activist, Samah Sabawi presents Part 2 of a 2 part series commemorating the Palestinian Nakbah which saw the establishment of the state of Israel & the beginning of the ethnic cleansing of Palestine.
In this episode – part 2 – Samah will be discussing the ethnic cleansing of Palestine past and present.
The 6th and final part in a series of conversations with Pauline Mitchell discussing her life and times, conducted by Tuesday Hometime presenter Jan Bartlett.
This month we hear highlights from Melbourne’s May Day rally, chat to the guys at Ceva in Melbourne’s north and hit the road for Victoria’s regional delegates training.
Valerie interviewed former Attorney General Rob Hulls about his new job as Adjunct Professor at RMIT. Sue interviewed Hans Hols Associate Professor at Sydney University about concerns around the new DSM5 and Sharon Malcolms, a podiatrist from NYCH, on the foot problems resulting from stilletto heels. Finally Valerie Farfalla and Sue Leigh said goodbye to Wednesday Hometime but can now be heard on Monday Breakfast at 7am.
To mark 20 years since the High Court’s decision to grant native title to Eddie Mabo and the people of the Murray Islands, we speak with Dr Bryan Keon-Cohen QC. Dr Keon-Cohen appeared in the High Court for Mabo, as well as being counsel in the Wik case. He reflects on 20 years of native title, and speaks about the significance and preparation for the famous case.