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Dear Listeners, As you are no doubt aware, we have been having a lot of technical problems with our Service Provider. Because of these problems, we have decided to take a short break, so that we can sort out these difficulties and... more

Earlier this year, The Animal Justice Party won a seat in the NSW Upper House. In recent years, animal rights have become a major political issue. Why is this the case? To answer this question and delve into some of the major issues,... more

This week, the Arab Film Festival starts in Australia. Despite the conflicts and authoritarian regimes, the Arab film industry is flourishing. Alissa Gazal from the Arab Film Festival tells us why and how with a preview of some of this weeks... more

Earlier this month, Iran and the P5 +1 nations came to an agreement on limiting Iran's nuclear capabilities and the lifting of sanctions. Some people say that this agreement is a great step forward for peace - others say that the world will come... more

The Progressive News Hour.

In 2008, Brock McIntosh went to Afghanistan as a dedicated warrior for the United States of America. Nine months later he returned to the US and became a peace activist. He joined the Iraq Veterans Against War and now dedicates his life to... more

GREECE - 25% unemployment - 40% increase in the suicide rate - a country and a people living without hope. How has this situation come about ? And after voting 'No' in last weeks referendum, what is the future for Greece? Sydney... more

The United States has experienced a wave of deaths of Afro-Americans at the hands of American police. A movement called 'Black Lives Matter' has been formed in response to these killings. What has the movement achieved and... more

With ISIS back in the news both at home and overseas, we thought we should replay an interview we did earlier in the year with Scott Burchill, senior lecturer in International Relations at Deakin University. During this interview we find out the... more