This week we hear from Behrooz Boochani who is now settled in New Zealand after 6 to 7 years held at Manus. He was speaking with his commissioning editor and writer Geordie Williamson at the 10th Sandy Duncanson Lecture put on by University of Tasmania as part of their Island of Ideas Series.
We follow with a little of the online Westgate Memorial held on Thursday by Victoria Trades Hall,
Over the Wall looks at the budget and follows with a look at the push to make the cashless welfare card national,
Kevin Heally rounds up the week
Isabelle Horton from Socialist Alternative Melbourne Uni branch gives a left wing critique of lifestyle politics.