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Australia's only national radio show focusing on industrial, social and workplace issues. Distributed nationally on the Community Radio Network.
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OH&S under attack

A safety crisis on the Australian Waterfront uncovers assault on OH&S
23 Jul 2014
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Stick Together - Episode 201407160830

Royal Commision into Unions, UK public Sector Strike and the Earthworker Coop
16 Jul 2014
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March for a Fair Australia

March for a Fair Australia
9 Jul 2014
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Tax avoidance causes budget deficit; possible expansion of Centrelink's "income management" scheme

Today's show explores the issues of tax avoidance by corporations and wealthy individuals, and the possible expansion of Centrelink's “income management” program.
2 Jul 2014
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This week we speak with Principal Lawyer from Eastern Community Legal Centre, Belinda Lo, about her career and community legal work. We discuss the impacts of 2014 Federal Budget on the community legal sector and the impact this will have on the women who rely on its services. We also speak with Melba Marginson from the Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Coalition about their latest projects, including their successful women’s leadership programs, ‘Building Bridges’.

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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.

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Valerie and Trish interviewed La Mama’s artistic director Liz Jones about the ‘Celebrating Women Festival 2014’ taking place at La Mama over July and August.

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Labour news from the Asia pacific region, including analysis of the ongoing Israeli attack on Palestine, and the neo-liberal agenda of the new BJP government in India. Asia Pacific Currents is produced by Australia Asia Worker Links.

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Beyond Zero Community broadcasts The Inevitable Rise and Rise of Solar Power in Australia.

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Beyond Zero Emissions talks to Professor Donald Sadoway about his team’s liquid metal battery and real world testing of its grid management applications.

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Charlotte, Kate, Brendon and Mark discuss the important role of community connectedness and collective awareness in the recovery and maintenance of mental health and well-being.

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Van Dawt Cin live concert konghe pehtlai in Pu Van Kung Ling he biaruahnak, theihtlei te te le lai zuun hla dawh hna an si lai.

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I speak with Sarah Williams from Multicultural Arts Victoria about the Rights at the Round Table forums!

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Is there a wave of action on environmental matters happening all over the place, or is it just the hopeful imaginings of Dirt Radio? This week we start with an up-date, locally and globally. Then we move to Seaspray, a coastal town in eastern Victoria, where the community have launched a massive campaign against coal seam gas extraction. Find out the implications for the state election coming up in November.

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The Australian Council for the Defence of Government Schools (DOGS) looks at public education and separation of church and state. www.adogs.info

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Movement History: From Green Bans to Direct Action on Coal.
Reflections on the Australian Environment movement from three inspiring changemakers. Jack Mundey’s role leading the Builders Labourers Federation in the Green Bans movement, in which workers refused to work on projects that were environmentally and/or socially unjust. Dave Kerrin’s foundation the Earthworker Cooperative and Holly Creenaune shares her analysis of the last decade of the movement to turn climate change around.

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The Plumbers Union weekly radio show. Presented by The Plumbing Trades Employment Union (PTEU).

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On tonight’s show Jonathan discusses glyphosate increase, Monsanto investment worries and what the coalition could do to our rights to protest.

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We chat with the Barmah Brumby Preservation Society about the decision by Parks Victoria to commence plans to completely eradicate the remaining 130 Brumbies in the Park, bypassing the advice from the Barmah Horse Advisory Committee.

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Presenters and guests are Pam Vardy, Graeme Morrison – Morrison Bros. Nursery, and Stephen Ryan – Dicksonia Rare Plants Nursery.

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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.

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Chris and Bill take their usual lefty look at the week in politics from the Middle east to Canberra and oh Ukraine.

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3CR Resident Historian Glen Davis joins Susanna for a closer look at our little-known Australian history, while the Bagman gives his take on current affairs. News Views and What-Have-Youse.

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We investigate the possibility the Earth’s magnetic field is about to flip direction, take a hard but light look at the element titanium and see how tropical fish moving south are eating kelp forests.

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Un programa con noticias información y comentarios, esperamos lo disfruten, hasta la próxima semana, muchas gracias, felicidades!

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Programa dedicado a conmemorar el día de la madre, cariñosamente un saludo gigante para todas ustedes. comentarios, noticias. Cuídense felicidades!

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This week on Melbourne Chautari Rupesh interviews one of Nepal’s great national cricket players, Shakti Gauchan, about his performance in the 20 – 20 World Cup.

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AIDS2014 – trans milestone; Ruby Rose clip; GLOBE grants and awards.

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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.

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Wayne Macauley in ‘Demons’ has characters telling stories. We learn a lot about them and question the truth and lies in the stories and in our own lives. Dmetri Kakmi talks about his contribution to the Griffith Review’s reflection on ‘The Way We Work’.

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Arts, health and HIV: We interview Michael Costello-Czok and Peter Waples-Crowe about Indigenous content at AIDS 2014 in Melbourne and the Pre-Conference in Sydney, and Russell Walsh, co-curator of the Transmissions: Archiving HIV/AIDS 1979-2014 exhibition.

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The opening of Four Mile Uranium mine in SA on June 25th 2014 is another sorry tale of uranium mining sneaking its way onto country. Four Mile is a project with no financial viability, controversy over whether there was local Indigenous community support, & destructive in-situ leach mining. Hear from the Greens MLC Mark Parnell, Environmental Engineer Dr Gavin Mudd, and Elder Eunice Marsh.

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April Bragg and Marc Westley discuss current housing issues for over 55 people and the challenges ahead for older people in trying to secure safe affordable and appropriate housing.

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Norrie, Tim and Maria speak with Kairsty Wilson from AED Legal Centre (Association of Employees with Disability) about wages for workers in Disability Enterprises. In December 2012, the Full Federal Court ruled that the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) used to set wages for employees with intellectual disability in ADEs was unlawful under the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). In November 2013, the United Nations recommended Australia immediately stop using BSWAT. The fight for wage justice continues.

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Today we talk with Charlie Sanders, a friend of a Pakistani asylum-seeker, Sayed, who is suffering from severe psychological problems and is being shunted out of care in a Melbourne mental health centre and back into detention.

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Decks are Stacked, the Planet Hijacked: With climbingpoetree.com and Kostas Antoniados discussing the Land Question and the capital gains pains. Why does housing hurt? My post-US event delayed until Aug 5th www.realestate4ransom.com

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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.

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Aboredena hamdi Ramadan. We wish all Saay Xaba listener a Happy and prosperous Ramadan. Today’s program consists of Din Mihrira, Somen Aboredena Hamdi, Zi daay Hera. For your comments and feed back please email us on: saayxaba@hotmail.com

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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.

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Bill and annie discuss the significance of women in struggle beyond the second wave of feminism, with Lynn Beaton (shifting horizons). Dave Bacon from California discuss the detention of tens of thousands of Child refugees in the USA and Anitra Nelson (Adjunct prof RMIT) discusses the excitement surrounding Thomas Picketys new critic of wealth division throughout the world and Kevin healey has a nother look at ‘the week that was.”

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Wendy Fleming poet and member of Melbourne Poets Union reads her poetry and is interviewed by Spoken Word producer Diana Cousins.

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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.

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Food Not Bombs Edition. The government pours money into war memorial celebrations and new tasers for police – what does this mean? Today we will be talking generally about Militarisation, Anzac day, Cops, PSO’s and other great stuff the world throws at us…dig in!

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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.

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It’s inevitable – There will be cuts to Disability Support Pension with the Federal Government’s McClure report. We spoke with Martin Butcher, CEO of Disability Advocacy Information Service www.dais.org.au and the McClure report can be seen here: http://www.dss.gov.au/our-responsibilities/review-of-australia-s-welfare...

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1) His week that was – Kevin Healy, focus on Palestine 2) Vivienne Porzgelt 3) Samoh Sabwi 4) Asylum seekers outrage – Dr Brian Senewaratne 5) Post WWII Holland – Jack Smit.

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Sumaia and Janielle chat with journalism student Alcyone Alphonse about the lack of representation of women of colour in the mainstream media!

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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.

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Gaza Bomb. Today our resident world football expert, Alex Kakafikas, joins us to discuss the criminal Israeli bombing of Gaza, and how they attack sports stadiums as part of their attempts to crush Palestinian identity.

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The escalation of the situation in Gaza is becoming more and more surreal, however mainstream media continues to justify the brutal murders of almost 700 hundred people and even goes so far to say Israel is exercising restraint and should be commended for. On today’s Women on the Line we speak with author and PhD student Randa Abdel-Fattah about this current situation, how the media is handling it and what is next for Gaza.

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Chris chats to Injera from Les Vaches Du Tour about all things Tour de France, vache, food, sleep deprivation and random things. Obviously we’re not taking the Le Tour too seriously, chatting about Le Tour scenery, French culture, SBS Cycling Central‘s coverage and audience participation via twitter (#sbstdf, #lvdt,#trolldj). Melbourne bike news includes Australian Cyclists Party launch, Gertrude Street Projection Festival and the ‎Domestique Pop Up Bar in Fitzroy.

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