For a discussion on the economic level we speak to Richard Denniss, Executive Director of the Australia Institute for some of his analysis.
The NSW government’s suspension of Metgasco’s licence at Bentley in the Northern Rivers of NSW has lifted spirits across Australia.
We speak with Amelia Hicks, convenor of Gasfield Gree Balinor Shire and cofounder of Girls Against Gas on this important victory.
The release last week of a budget which breaks almost every Liberal election promise, prompted strong opposition on the streets of our major cities. We spoke to Perth March in May organiser Alex Bainbridge about the march itself, and plans for future organising.
Earlier this year, French economist Thomas Piketty released his book ‘Capital in the Twenty First Century’ in English, to wide acclaim. In it, he argues that inequality is rising, and reaching levels not seen since the early 20th century. To get some perspective on these writings, we spoke to Professor Fabrizio Carmignani from Griffith University.
Author and journalist Antony Loewenstein ahead of his visit to Perth this week, we have his thoughts on “What Next for the Australian Left”, a topic he will be tackling with Greens Senator Scott Ludlam this Wednesday night at the State Library.