Thursday Breakfast

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


Dean Shingange


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Thursday 9 February 2017

with Dean Shingange


7:00am Acknowledgment to Country.

Community announcements, and alternative news.

7:20am Vivien from 3CR’s Beyond Zero recorded a snap rally event on 14/02/17 from outside of MP David Borthwick’s Caulfield office. FOE’s Pat Simons speaks about the disappointment of opposition to the state’s renewable energy target. 

7:35am Dr Heather Bray, Senior Research Associate (History, Humanities, Arts) from the University of Adelaide, speaks about GM foods, and why presenting ‘just the facts’ won't work, and how scientists need to rethink their approach to engaging the public.

7:45am Ross Maher, Program Director Creativity Australia, speaks about ‘With One Voice’, a program aiming to build community wellbeing and prevent social isolation. They have recently awarded two grants valued at $10,000; applications for the second round of funding are now open and close at March 17 at5pm.

8:00am The latest edition of 3CR’s Voice of West Papua (initial broadcast Monday 13/02/17), presented by West Papuan activists and community members who voice the aspirations of Papua’s struggle.

Voice of West Papua airs on 3CR every Monday evening at 5:30am.


If you have queries or stories for the above programs contact Michele Vescio 3CR's Current Affairs Coordinator.

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