Maree Coote won a New York award For The Art of Being Melbourne and has two more self published picture books at Melbourne Style. Anne Thompson talks about her book about Mette and Paul Gauguin published in Denmark. Lindy Cameron speaks about being a writer and a Clan Destine publisher.
How to Value A House: From covered bonds to rental back mortgage securities to why renters are shunted out of a house when a property goes to auction, this practical show will give you deeper tools to analyse your living condition. Ask why we accept it?!!! www.earthsharing.org.au for the show notes
His week that was – Kevin Healy Palestine – Run around the tan, Nasser Machni. Police state looming in Malaysia – Peter Boyle. Christopher Pyne visits his mates in Israel – Kim Bullimore. The target is Assad not Isis – Professor Emeritus James Petras.
This week on Stick Together we catch up with Victorian paramedics for an update on their years-long campaign for workplace justice and decent wages with Danny Hill, assistant secretary of the Victorian branch of Ambulance Employees Australia. We also explore the ramifications of the Abbott government’s dirty deal with mining billionaire Clive Palmer to repeal the mining tax and freeze compulsory super contributions at 9.5%, a de facto wage cut for everyone. Annie Butler, assistant secretary of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation joins us to discuss the impact on their members.
This month we spoke to Phil Heuzenroeder, Executive Director of Wild@Heart about Strumarama- a regular gig at the Prince of Wales in St Kilda. Next gig – Oct 8th. Phineas also spoke about some disability related events at Melbourne Fringe Festival including Quippings, Freaktastic and 3 is a crowd among others.
Today on Women on the Line we’re entering the dojo to explore the experiences of some women and gender queer people with martial arts training. 3CR programmer Alex and I facillitate a discussion with three people about their experiences of martial arts training, sexism and gender identity in the dojo. Theo, Kat and Eevee talk about overcoming sexism in martial arts and finding their power and strength through training.
We talk with Clare Mann. Clare is a vegan psychologist, best-selling author and passionate animal advocate. She helps advocates communicate important issues effectively and reaches diverse audiences with the message of animal social justice. She works directly with clients who are struggling with anxiety and trauma that underpins many people’s choice of becoming vegan and helps them communicate their values and live in a non-vegan world.
This week Chris interviews Richard Bowen from Australian Cyclists Party about their progress to become a registered political party and the need for improved party gender representation from women. Quick news includes a new YarraBUG feed for events and news on our website, Main Yarra Trail works, a flurry of news about a rejected suggestion for cyclists using red lights similar to a giveway, anti East West Link mural painting on Sat 20 September and trying to play nice with magpies and snakes whilst walking and riding about during spring in Melbourne.
Democracy or corporatocracy? A question Dirt Radio comes back to week after week… maybe not in so many words, but it’s a theme that keeps us doing what we do. This week Dr Kate Auty, former Victorian commissioner for sustainability picks up this question and locates it in relation to corporate energy pricing rorts and the need to move to renewables. And she talks about the current state government, and why she became the ‘former’ commissioner.
Sticking up for Country: Indigenous Resistance to Mining
This week, we hear from Jeanette McGrath, a Wongi Yamatji woman and community campaigner who works in cultural awareness for the Australian and West Australian Nuclear Free Alliances and from Dale Ruska, original First Nations owner of the islands of Moreton Bay, talking about the resistance to sand mining on Minjerriba (or Stradbroke) Island.
Presenters and guests are Pam Vardy, Gwen and Rodger Elliot – Australian native plants experts, and Diana Sargeant – Silkys Rose Farm, Clonbinane.
The Australian Council for the Defense of Government Schools – latest news and information from their weekly radio show.
Labour news from Cambodia, Thailand, Turkey and Iraq. Interview with Sar Mory, Cambodian Youth Network, and Chum Chamm, Independent Democratic Informal Economy Association, on labour and human rights in Cambodia. Asia Pacific Currents is a program of Australia Asia Worker Links.
On the 15th of August the Melbourne Palestine Action Group targeted Israeli arms manufacturer, Elbit Systems as part of a Boycott Divestment and Sanctions action. Listen to the voices of those involved, and learn about Elbit Systems, a company which produces drones which have been used to kill and injure people in Gaza since July this year.
Bill has a chat to Canadian troubador David Rovics about his visit to Ferguson, to Dr Claire Wright on the ABC series ‘the war that changed us” and Kevin Healey drops by with another ‘that is the week that was and Noah Bassil joins Bill for a look at the week in politics.
Chris and Bill explore some of the weeks political activity, war mongers, at home and abroad.
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.
Beyond Zero talks to Johannes Meier from The European Climate Foundation about various policy tools to expedite climate solutions.
Lost in Science heads into the field to talk birds, finds out about rock-eating microbes in Antarctica and learns about the wonderful ways of climate data.
Valerie and Trish interviewed actor Dion Mills who plays the role of a ‘nasty interesting man’ in the Victorian premiere of Red Stitch Actors Theatre production of ‘Eurydice’ written by Sarah Ruhl and directed by Luke Kerridge. The second guest in the program was actor, clown, writer and director Rowena Hutson who is back at the Melbourne Fringe Festival with her one-woman show ‘A Four-Eyed Guide to the Galaxy’.
Sue Smith from the Self Advocacy Resource Unit (SARU) joins Tim and Pauline from AMIDA to explain how the self advocacy model works and why it matters.
Vickie Roach is an Aboriginal woman, Aboriginal rights and prisoner rights activist who led the court case in the Hight Court in 2007, overturning an attempt to remove the voting rights from serving prisoners during the John Howard’s era. She shares her personal experience as a member of the stolen generation and discusses the justice system that criminalises poverty and survival. This is a speech presented at the 2014 Marxism conference in Melbourne.
Today we talk to Dr Richard Kidd, former AMA Queensland president, about how lack of proper medical attention led to the tragic death of an Iranian asylum seeker, Hamid Kahazhei on Manus Island.
Septiembre un mes con muchas celebraciones, por ello este programa les brinda una variedad de informacion, noticias y hechos de conocimiento general, avisos comunitarios.
Felicidades y que sea un mes espectacular para todos, un abrazo fraternal!
Today we explore the relatively unknown story of the brilliant sports career of legendary black singer and activist Paul Robeson, and how his fight against racism on the football field as a teenager prepared him for his lifelong battle against oppression.
Get the latest news and information from Fire Up! the Plumbers Radio Show on your local community radio station.
The September edition of Small Talk saw the team continue to explore issues around mental health. They also discussed the upcoming Short Statured People of Australia convention, what conventions mean to them and what they get out of the 1 week out of 52 where Short Statured People are the majority.
Anne Elvey is a Melbourne poet and the editor of the Plumwood Mountain Journal. The journal is dedicated to a poetry of ecopoetics. Anne’s poetry reflects her concern for the environment, refugees and human relationships. Her first full length poetry book, Kin, has just been published by Five Islands Press. Producer Di Cousens.
Listen to interviews with burlesque performer Moira Finucane from Glory Box about the history of the show + An interview with Emma from Block Party Against Hate about the protest planned for the World Congress of Families conference in Melbourne.
Sarah, Mark & Chris present on the topic of disclosure in the work place and discuss the pros & cons and what implications to consider when weighing up the benefits & the costs as well as your rights.
This weeks program is about the history of Kurds and Yazidis.
and the involvement of the US in the Middle East.
Tune in to the Beyond Zero Community Show for new and views on clean energy solutions and community campaigns.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.