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    Is it too late to save the Great Barrier Reef?

    Is it too late to save the Great Barrier Reef?

    This summer, the world’s largest coral reef system, the Great Barrier Reef, suffered the worst mass bleaching outbreak ever witnessed. Graham Readfearn looks at whether people are ready to accept the reality that at least 70% of the world’s coral reefs will soon be lost

    • 28 min
    Hong Kong: the end of one country, two systems?

    Hong Kong: the end of one country, two systems?

    Protesters have take to the streets again, this time over a national security law that is set to be imposed by Beijing. Verna Yu and Lily Kuo look at how the standoff compares with those of Hong Kong’s recent history

    • 24 min
    How a national security law is leading to secret trials in Australia

    How a national security law is leading to secret trials in Australia

    Last week, in a courthouse in Canberra, reporters were handed a statement by the defendant as they walked out the door. It simply read “I am unable to say much and you are unable to report much, this is the state of our now fragile democracy”. In this episode of Full Story, reporter Christopher Knaus explains how this trial came about, and the law that’s allowed this story to be shrouded in secrecy.

    • 23 min
    The killing of Ahmaud Arbery

    The killing of Ahmaud Arbery

    On 23 February Ahmaud Arbery, a young black man, was shot dead by two white men in Brunswick, Georgia. But it was only when a 36-second video of the killing was leaked on 5 May, generating nationwide outcry, that three men were charged with his murder. Why did it take so long?

    • 31 min
    The rise and fall of Alan Jones, Australia's leading shock jock

    The rise and fall of Alan Jones, Australia's leading shock jock

    This week one of the country’s most successful radio presenters will broadcast his final show. For some, Alan Jones was a frank and fearless voice, for others, a divisive and polarising force in the media landscape. Guardian Australia’s media reporter, Amanda Meade, explores his legacy

    • 43 min
    Does the Covidsafe app work?

    Does the Covidsafe app work?

    The Covidsafe app, rolled out in late April, was sold to the Australian public as a measure that would ‘save lives and protect lives’. On this episode of Full Story, reporter Josh Taylor explores a series of flaws in the app that are causing problems for users, and for at least one state health authority.

    • 18 min

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