Thursday Breakfast

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


Dean Shingange and Julian Bourchier


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Thursday 20 July 2017

with Dean and Rachida,

7:00am Eco-Socialism

Melbourne Uni Associate Professor Hans Baer joined John Langer to chat about eco-socialism and the politics of global capitalism. Dirtradio can be heard on 3CR Tuesdays at 9:30am

7:25am Music Track: I shall Not be Moved by Smiley Lewis

7:30am Gene Ethics

Bob Phelps Executive Director of Gene Ethics on the need for tougher GM laws

7:47am Rights for Renters

Anne Martinelli, Energy Efficiency campaigner at EnvironmentVictoria joined us to talk about how we can make Victoria's rental homes safer and more efficient with minimum standards for rental properties. Sing the petition.

8:00am Music Track: Radio Clash - The Clash

8:06am Ecocities

Vivien Langford on the post carbon dream of Ecocities....speaking with Beyond Zero Emissions CEO Vanessa Petrie about BZE’s presentations to the Ecocity 2017 worldwide summit on Zero Carbon Communities and Zero Carbon Cement. BZE Community can be heard on 3CR Mondays at 5:00pm.

8:25am Community Announcements

Educating the haves and have nots in Australia – What makes a difference? The New International Bookshop Presents : Left Q/A – Thursday August 3rd 7pm $5 entry

Celebrate Cuba's Revolution with Australia Cuba friendship Society. Contact: 0448 121 397 Sunday July 23rd @ Melbourne Unitarian Church - 110 Grey St East Melbourne $15 2:30pm


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