Thursday Breakfast

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


Scheherazade Bloul, Katia Lallo, Em Castle and Apeec Nhial


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Thursday 15 November 2018

with Michele and Gab

7.00am Acknowledgement of Country

7:05am James McKenzie of 3CR’s In Ya Face speaks with Damien Stevens-Todd, Program Coordinator for Thorne Harbour Country, about regional community work, access to PrEP, community developments projects and sexual health services across the Loddon Mallee region in central Victoria for LGBTIQA+ communities.

More information on services and events via Facebook.


7:15am Katia Lallo convenes a panel about how overdose affects Australians and what’s being done to reduce the tragic loss of life. We hear from an expert panel of researchers, services providers, and peers in the community. Initial broadcast August 31 for International Overdose Awareness Day.

Speakers: Kate Seear of Monash University, Sione Crawford of Harm Reduction Victoria, Adrian Farrugia of National Drug Research Institute, and Nico Clark of North Richmond Medically Supervised Injecting Centre.

Content warning: If the content in this interview has raised questions or caused distress to you, please contact Lifeline, DirectLine, or Turning Point.


7:50am Community Announcements


8:05am We cross live to speak with 3CR Breakfast presenters Em Castle, Anya Saravanan, and George Maxwell at the Sisters Inside Imagining Abolition conference in Brisbane, about prison abolition, over-incarceration of First Nations people, and Anya’s report ‘Justice Diverted’.

Imagining Abolition conference runs Nov 14 - 16. Details.


If you have queries or stories for the above programs contact 3CR's Current Affairs Coordinator, Gab Reade. 

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