Annie & Lali talk Greek elections on the eve of the Syriza’s momentous win; Rank & File Radio talks to Mick Buchan from WA CFMEU about suicides in the fly in fly out workers at gas fields; Ian Robinson talks about The Process a play about refugees in Australia; news from Warriors of Aboriginal Resistance and their new quarterly Black Nation Rising.
The Victorian AIDS Council / Gay Mens’ Health Centre has its roots in gay rights activism of the 1970s, and throughout its 30 year history activism has defined the organisation. From facing the stigma of an unknown disease amidst a largely homophobic society, to promoting safe sex and health awareness campaigns, this is a dynamic history. Historians Katherine Sheedy and Lucy Bracey share that history with us.
We chat to Anna Brownfield, a feminist erotic filmmaker, about the worldwide push for sex-positive, progressive and inclusive pornography.
This week in collaboration with Sally from ‘Out of the Pan’ we interviewed Sunny Drake, Queer and Trans writer, performer and producer about his upcoming premier Midsumma show ‘Transgender Seeking’. We also looked at the Queer Zine Archival Project.
guest is Sunny Drake re his show Transgender Seeking. Check Queering the Air for part 2. See midsumma.org.au for booking details
Focus on Guam; Victoria-Lola Leon Guerrero, an indigenous peace activist & award-winning journalist from this Pacific Island colony, speak about the ever expanding US military base on her island home. An inspiring and eloquent speech about this isle of hope in the Pacific.
Santo Cazatti’s guest is George O’Hara, the latest recruit to the team of presenters at 3CR Spoken Word. George is a poet and musician and can be heard in this programme singing, playing ukelele, producing spoken word CD tracks with electronic industrial music backing, reading straight poetry, and discussing all of this with Santo. George’s work effortlessly combines sparkling wit with serious insight into society.
Beyond Zero talks to Dr Scott Watkins about Pollinate Energy; a social enterprise seeking to abate energy poverty in urban India.
Valerie interviewed Otis Elston, director of Wind in the Willows (now in its 28th year) for the Australian Shakespeare Company in the Royal Botanic Gardens.
This week Chris looks at a new type of antibiotic that gives hope for battling bacterial resistance, Beth looks at the effect of solar cycles on Norwegian lifespans, and Stu tells us all about earwax.
In this Summer Highlights programme we revisit the RET at Ramsgate where the Solar Council Public Meeting hosted Bill Shorten and Mark Butler (both Labour MPs) and Christine Milne (Senator, Australian Greens) among others. The Liberal party was not represented as the relevant member, Mr Nickolas Varvaris was a no-show.
The last segment was recorded at the People’s Climate Mobilisation, in Glebe Sydney and features Rick Laird (farmer), Julie McCrossin (radio broadcaster) and Michael Caton (actor). Both of these recordings were first broadcasted on 29 September 2014 on 3CR.
On this weeks program Chris interviews Sharon Laura, a Sydney resident about impacts of the looming WestConnex megaproject. There’s also a catch up with Marcel Lema from Beach Road Cyclist in a segment we’ve given the working title of “On the Beach”, eg: helping to demystify people riding bicycles south of the Yarra. Plus news & events about Squeaky Wheel’s upcoming courses: Learn to Ride a Bike, Road Skills & Confidence Training & Urban Riding, City of Darebin DIY Bike Maintenance courses and the inaugural Women’s Ride on 12 April 2015.
This week on Earth Matters a summer repeat – ‘Ecocide: The Rights of Nature – An Evening with Polly Higgins’. Polly Higgins is a lawyer, author of Eradicating Ecocide and campaigner for a global, legal duty of care to the Earth. Polly spoke in Mullumbimby in March 2014, at an event organised by the Gasfield Free Byron Shire Action Group.
Hlasak thiam, aw tha Esther Van Hnem Sung he biaruahnak a si lai. 3CR Chin Radio a kan leng mi nan zate cung ah kan i lawm.
News, views and opinions on all things public education from Defense of Government Schools.
On the 16th of December a Hazara man called Gullistan was forcibly removed from Maribyrnong Detention Centre to be deported back to Afghanistan. We hear from Chris Breen of the Refugee Action Collective at the gates of Maribyrnong just minutes after Gullistan was taken away in a unmarked white van. We also hear from Robin Rothfield, national co-convenor of Labor for Refugees, for a round-up of the current situation and the role for organised labour and parliamentary Labor in fighting for justice for refugees.
Stick Together is produced on Wurundjeri land, in the studios of 3CR Community Radio in Melbourne and broadcast nationally via the Community Radio Network.
Boldness host Daniel rounds up a year of amazing broadcasts, highlighting some of the great interviews and guests that have featured on the programme. He also discusses his disability “dreams and nightmares” for the year ahead.
Hosts Ben and Cathy interview Susan Wallace and Samantha founders and members of Bi-Polar Babes, a womens’ peer support and friendship group based in Melbourne for women affected with a Bi-Polar disorder.
Presenters and guests are Pam Vardy, Stephen Ryan – Dicksonia Rare Plants Nursery, and Penny Woodward – Author and Edible Plants Expert.
Chris Gaffney, John Lafferty & Kim Doyle talk about current issues from a left perspective. The lead story this week is the Martin’s Place siege in Sydney.
Dr Laura Schroeter speaks about two-dimensional semantics, the connection between two-dimensional semantics and the foundations of philosophy. Also if morality is more a matter of opinion than truth, and explains what mental representation is.
His week that was – Kevin Healy; WRAP-UP – Jack Smit, Project Safecom; Nic MacLellan, journalist and researcher; Professor Emeritus James Petras; Part 2 of interview with Socialist Party leader in Palestine Farouq Tariq.
As it’s almost Christmas which apparently is the time of peace and goodwill, we revisit a show that we made & broadcast two years ago on the brutal Australian turkey farming industry. We also get an update on the campaign from one of the original interviewees Bede Carmody of A Poultry Place.
Today we talk to former Australian diplomat Bruce Haigh about the changes to the Migration Act which is set to bring more cruelty to asylum seekers and refugees.
Ali’s Mc’s ‘The Eyeball End’ is certainly a travel book with a difference. Philip Taffs explores everything sinister in ‘The Evil Inside’.
Labour news from China, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines and Australia. Interview with Colin Long, Secretary of the National Tertiary Union of Australia-Victoria, who was in Bangladesh on a solidarity trip organised by AAWL representing the Australia Bangladesh Solidarity Network. The trip’s aim was to construct solidarity projects with garment workers in Bangladesh. Asia Pacific Currents is a program of Australia Asia Worker Links.
Muchas novedades, comentarios sobre acontecimientos de la vida diaria y de importancia y conocimiento general para cooperar al cuidado de nuestro planeta y al respeto a la igualdad de genero.
Today we talk to Sally Goldner about the battle to try to rid sport of transphobia, the fear of anyone who does not fit society’s strict rules on who’s male and who’s female in this world.
So, you go to the supermarket to buy groceries. Ever think about the packaging? Friends of the Earth’s Emerging Tech Project has been investigating, and this week we hear about what they found and about the government response. We also hear about their investigation of geo-engineering, one of the touted solutions to climate change.
Sue Smith, Self Advocacy Resource Unit (SARU) Coordinator live session from the Strengthening Disability Advocacy Conference 2014 with Change with No Change: ideas for making change happen when you have little or no money. http://www.daru.org.au/strengthening-disability-advocacy-conference/prog...
Guest: Dr Sam Bowker- Lecturer Islamic Arts History at Charles Stuart University. Topic: Khayamiya Project (The Art of tentmaking in Egypt).
Shane and Anne from HAAG bring you older persons’ housing activist news with a focus this month on pets – why they’re important, and what are your rights.
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.
This weeks program is about the history of Kurds and Yazidis.
and the involvement of the US in the Middle East.
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.
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!
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.