Saving the Pilliga Forest from Santos' gas plan

Friday, 21 August 2020 - 7:00am to 8:30am

Featuring the latest in activist campaigns and struggles against oppression fighting for a better world with anti-capitalist analysis on current affairs and international politics. 

News-reports

A discussion and criticism of the new deal by the Australian government to roll out a potential covid-19 vaccine and how it’s a PR job by the government to make itself look positive with nothing to show for it https://www.crikey.com.au/2020/08/20/scott-morrison-covid-19-vaccine/?fbclid=IwAR0ppt1WuS4ULhYX52dHNBFntu-orzfdiUMb8mmgxhmoID1CTQ1v5cioSRg.

Interviews and Discussions

A interview and discussion with Coral Wynter and Jim McIlroy about the on-going campaign to save the Pilliga Forest in north-west NSW who have recently returned from a trip to the Pilliga, where they joined a car convoy through the forest, which visited various Coal Seam Gas drilling sites and spillage areas. You can listen to the individual interview here.

A interview and discussion with Pauline Galvin who is the lead candidate running  for the South Ward of Moreland Council as part of the Sue Bolton Moreland Team about why she is running for local council, her experiences in community campaigning and some of political issues that she is passionate about and will take up on local council. You can listen to the individual interview here.

Friday 7:00am to 8:30am
A weekly source of alternative information which aims to inspire action and organisation to put people and the environment first. Covering international political issues and struggles against the exploitation of the people and exposing the bias in mainstream media that preferences the power brokers and denies access to information.

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Green Left Weekly Radio Collective

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