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Your alternative to talkback. Backchat is a weekly show of news, politics, interviews, discussion, satire, and feature reporting. Hosted by Swetha Das and Shami Sivasubramanian. Executive produced by Natalie Sekulovska, with producers Amelia Zhou and Cameron Wilson. Got an idea for a story? - backchat@fbiradio.com We're also on Twitter @BackchatFBi

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Your alternative to talkback. Backchat is a weekly show of news, politics, interviews, discussion, satire, and feature reporting. Hosted by Swetha Das and Shami Sivasubramanian. Executive produced by Natalie Sekulovska, with producers Amelia Zhou and Cameron Wilson. Got an idea for a story? - backchat@fbiradio.com We're also on Twitter @BackchatFBi

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    BACKCHAT WITH SHAMI SIVASUBRAMANIAN AND CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    BACKCHAT WITH SHAMI SIVASUBRAMANIAN AND CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    This week on Backchat, C squared [ Chantelle and Charles ] , take over your airwaves with the latest news and current affairs as well as some quirks stuff you wanna hear.

    Chantelle Al-Khouri, explores the rise of abuse towards journalist and the Government roles in this issue.

    Next, an electrifying subject! Robots are slowly taking over tiny roles in retail and the grocery stores! *COUGH COUGH* HAWKIE FROM WOOLIES. Dr Kathryn Kasmarik joins us for a mini deep dive into the mechanics of AI retail futures.

    Lastly, we listen to the voices of the Australian Indian Community and how to second wave back home has impacted them. We then jump into a mini roundtable with Backchat Producer, Rebekah Manibog, about the travel ban and its impact.

    This show was brought to you by, Eamonn Snow, Rebekah Manibog, Millie Roberts, Charles Rushforth, Chantelle Al-Khouri, Sana Shaikh, Nicole Illangoneva. Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 22 min
    WITH CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI & TANITA RAZAGHI

    WITH CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI & TANITA RAZAGHI

    This week on Backchat we discuss how Olympians are currently getting prioritised to get the COVID-19 vax and some individuals in Canberra have had early access to the Pfizer vaccine despite not being eligible. Backchat producer, Eamonn Snow, takes us to the Central Coast on a recent ocean protest over Pep-11 and we're chatting to pro-surfer Lucy Small who called out organisers of a Sydney surfing competition for unequal recognition.

    This episode was produced by Millie Roberts, Eamonn Snow, Charles Rushforth and Jostina Basta. Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 21 min
    WITH TANITA RAZAGHI & CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    WITH TANITA RAZAGHI & CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    On this week's Backchat, we talking about political correctness in Sydney's comedy scene and that fake viral fiary bread petition you may have seen around. Backchat producer, Rebekah Manibog, catches up with the young Australians who are working together to create change and awareness in their home country of Myanmar.

    This episode was produced by Millie Roberts, Vanessa Lim, Niki Illiagoueva and Rebekah Manibog. Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 21 min
    HOMELESS PEOPLE AND THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE, NSW YOUTH WEEK, AND YOUTH NEWS MEDIA

    HOMELESS PEOPLE AND THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE, NSW YOUTH WEEK, AND YOUTH NEWS MEDIA

    This week on Backchat, we question whether the national COVID-19 vaccine rollout is accomodating homeless people. Then Chantelle and Charles chat with Sydney filmmaker Amira about the suburb of Miller, and how more areas can better support young people. Finally, we crack into the FriendlyJordies vs Triple J Hack video and discuss the news young people want to hear.

    This episode was brought to you by Millie Roberts, Rebekah Manibog, Sana Shaikh and Tanita Razaghi. Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 19 min
    WATER POLLUTION IN KINCUMBER, AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH, AND PRINCE PHILLIP

    WATER POLLUTION IN KINCUMBER, AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH, AND PRINCE PHILLIP

    This week on Backchat, we investigate a polluted waterway in the NSW Central Coast and chat with a Pakistani-born lawyer about growing up with autism. Then cohosts Eamonn Snow and Niki Iliagouyeva are joined by producer Rebekah Manibog to grapple with Prince Phillip's death, and whether it's okay to poke fun in light of sad announcements.

    This episode was brought to you by Eamonn Snow, Millie Roberts, Rebekah Manibog and Niki Iliagouyeva. Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 21 min
    BACKCHAT WITH SHAMI SIVASUBRAMANIAN AND CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    BACKCHAT WITH SHAMI SIVASUBRAMANIAN AND CHANTELLE AL-KHOURI

    This week on Backchat, we investigate the threat to social housing in Waterloo as it undergoes one of the largest redevelopments in Sydney and discuss death of Mhelody Bruno - a Filipina trans woman who was failed by NSW's justice system. Then presenters Millie Roberts and Chantelle Al-Khouri chat about free disposable menstrual products and share some personal stories.

    This episode was brought to you by Rebekah Manibog, Tanita Razaghi and Millie Roberts.

    Edited by Lachlan Stevens.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 23 min

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