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    What does it mean to be a progressive media organisation in Australia? – with Lenore Taylor and Katharine Murphy

    What does it mean to be a progressive media organisation in Australia? – with Lenore Taylor and Katharine Murphy

    As the Guardian celebrates its 200th anniversary, Gabrielle Jackson speaks to Taylor and Murphy about how the organisation’s purpose defines how we analyse and imagine a better future for Australia

    • 25 min
    Is buying a home in Australia only for the wealthy?

    Is buying a home in Australia only for the wealthy?

    Across the country house prices are soaring, breaking records and leaving many first home buyers completely exasperated. With prices set to rise even further, there’s concern that large sections of the population may be priced out of home ownership. Martin Farrer explains what is driving the housing boom, and what it could mean for home ownership in Australia

    • 21 min
    Shock, fear and isolation as Australia criminalises those returning from India

    Shock, fear and isolation as Australia criminalises those returning from India

    With India’s Covid-19 case numbers rising, the Morrison government has announced tough fines or jail time for Australians returning home from India – a move that has provoked widespread backlash. Karishma Luthria speaks to people stranded in India, including Australian Subra Somayajula, about the unfolding crisis on the ground in India, and the impact of this policy

    • 24 min
    The Seaspiracy controversy: should we stop eating fish?

    The Seaspiracy controversy: should we stop eating fish?

    The Netflix documentary on the impact of commercial fishing has received celebrity endorsements and a huge audience around the world, but it has also attracted criticism from experts who accuse it of making misleading claims

    • 31 min
    Ramadan: fasting, food, prayer and … television?

    Ramadan: fasting, food, prayer and … television?

    For many Muslims around the world, Ramadan is a month of fasting and prayer, but also primetime television – with a growing industry across the Middle East releasing hit shows viewed by millions of people. Guardian reporter Mostafa Rachwani explores the rise of Ramadan shows and what they mean for diaspora communities

    • 28 min
    Assessing Australia’s response to India’s Covid crisis – with Lenore Taylor

    Assessing Australia’s response to India’s Covid crisis – with Lenore Taylor

    As Covid deaths soared in India, Scott Morrison offered an aid package to help the country’s health system cope with demand and suspended all direct flights to Australia. Gabrielle Jackson talks to Lenore Taylor and David Munk about the moral implications of Australia’s response and what needs to happen to bring citizens home

    • 22 min

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Ending Black deaths in custody

Excellent program, well researched, clearly balanced reporting.
Wonderful!
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Superb interview with Andrew Denton

Such a difficult topic so respectfully presented. Thank you

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Living with chronic pain.

As someone who was crippled with “period pain” I totally related to this episode. I also suffered with back pain due to kyphosis as a kid. I still suffer with back and joint pain all the time. Owing to an autoimmune disease I have muscle wasting as well. I walk without aids. But it is very difficult to explain how disabled I am, because I don’t look disabled. The pain is invisible, but so limiting in activities of daily living.

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