Who Decides? (ANZAC DAY)

Thursday, 25 April 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Broadcast on 25th April, ANZAC Day, Australia. What does the ANZAC celebration leave out when we think of imperial Australia's wars? Where is the mass acknowledgement of innocent people displaced by these ongoing wars? Where are the public holidays for other important events in Australa's history? Who Decides? / What's going on with public housing maintenance? Cleaning contracts worth millions of tax-payer dollars yet estates left in neglect.  Tenants' lives treated as a political football by political parties and with disdain by corporate newspaper readers / The Notre Dame fire backlash - billions of euros in rebuild donations offered by wealthy families and corporations, but where is the will and the money for affordable housing? What makes a national treasure? Who Decides? / Update on the Medically Supervised Injecting Room (MSIR) - another public meeting called, negative media / Brownlea Towers (Perth) public housing estate demolition - housing and healthy communities are more than bricks and mortar..

Thursday 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Radio for and by current and former rooming house residents and homeless persons, featuring interviews, community events and issues. Roominations has a focus on housing and health rights, as well as music, arts and stories from our unsung community. Roominations is supported by Unison Community Housing. unison.org.au


Spike, Kelly, Tony, Daz, Zoe and John.