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.
Presenters: Jacob Andrewartha, Sue Bolton
Headline news reports.
Jacob and Sue respond to the recent economic data that reveals that Australians experienced their largest real wage decline on record in 2022
News from Green Left
Presenters report on the following newstories from Green Left
Highlights from the Green Left Activist Calendar
Radical book sale | 25% off everything! Saturday, February 25 — Saturday, March 4. New books, second-hand & sale books, t-shirts, badges, etc. Saturdays 10am-6pm, Sunday closed, Monday-Friday 11am-6pm. Resistance Centre, Level 5, 407 Swanston St, City (opposite RMIT).
Interviews and Discussion
Uncle Gary Murray, First Nation's activist and multi-clan descendent of Wamba Wamba, Dhudhuroa, Wiradjeri, Yorta Yorta, Baraparapa, Djab Wurrung and Wergaia Nations & Victorian Traditional Owners Land Justice Group addressing the question of how to advance, Treaty, Soveregnty and justice for First Nations people and his views on the Voice to Parliament from the February 20 forum on "Treaty, sovereignty and First Nations justice" organised by Green Left & Socialist Alliance. You can view a recording of the forum here.
Isaac Nellist, journalist of Green Left joins the program to discuss the role of work in our lives and it's relationship to the broader economic system in the context of a growing cost-of-living crisis and why we need to fight for a four-day work week. You can listen to the individual interview here.
Danny Miller, organiser with the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU) joins the program to discuss the ongoing dispute with Visy in Shepperton where workers are fighting for a fair and livable wage in response to management offering them a pitiful pay offer. You can listen to the individual interview here.
You can donate to their strike fund here.
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