In the news: nazis in various countries doing shit things and police breaking some legs in Sydney.
In the interviews: David Rovics, political singer/songwriter and Brian Jones, political teacher, actor and activist.
They have websites here http://brianpjones.tumblr.com/ and here http://davidrovics.com/
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In the news, its been 31 years since the Sabra and Shatila massacre where Lebanese militia under the watchful eye of the Israeli Defence Force slaughtered 3000 Palestinian civilians in Lebanon. Also, the Animal Justice Party shoots itself in the foot and pies itself in the face because animals come second to petty politics.
Also, part three of the interview with Vince Emanuele from Iraq Vets Against The War.
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In the news: Australia goes to the polls. A very conservative government looks to storm the polls. They are homophobic, racist and also big fans of internet censorship. Fuck.
In todays audio: Part Two of a talk by Vince Emanuele from Iraq Vets Against The War also featuring Chip Henriss from Stand-Fast, Samantha Castro from WACA and Jacob Grech from Renegade Activists Action Force. This is a Q and A from the audience.
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News from around the world: neo-Nazis hating on Trans politicans in Poland, Lebanon moves forward to making homosexuality legal and the Australian Labor Party has homophobes in it that speak publicly.
In todays audio: Part One of a talk by Vince Emanuele from Iraq Vets Against The War also featuring Chip Henriss from Stand-Fast, Samantha Castro from WACA and Jacob Grech from Renegade Activists Action Force.
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In the news: A Labor hack declares Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden as not whistleblowers, because he is a doublespeaking wannabe tyrant. Turkey takes a solid step forward in the arena of gay rights and a neo-Nazi goes to prison for animal abuse.
In the other part of the show! A community panel on animal rights as reflected by direct action and focused policy. On the lineup is SENATOR LEE RHIANNON (Greens spokesperson for Animal Welfare), ALEX BHATHAL (Greens Candidate for Batman), TIM WATTERS (Sea Shepherd) and FELICITY ANDERSEN (Animal Liberation Victoria). Chaired by KATHLEEN CHAPMAN (Save Darebin Pets)
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In the news: far right nationalists are also Jew haters, privatisation leads to shitter services in an area with limited possibility of competition and companies make money out of the incarceration and long term suffering of refugees.
In the interview: Evan talks to Dr. Mona El Farra from the Palestinian Red Crescent Society for the Gaza Strip. Topics include Hamas, women and the role of the Israeli blockade and occupation in regards to healthcare.
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In the news: Kevin Rudd and the Labor Government are awful to refugees.
In the podcast: Evan sits down for a chat about race & Australia with two Aussie nonwhitey stand up comedians.
On the Twitter: @hingers is Michael Hing and @JayEManne is Suren Jayemanne. Give them both much love.
Then get involved in refugee stuff.
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What a lineup!
Evan diggs up an interview from the vaults that got lost in the shuffle between his old podcast Pretentious Makes Perfect and a few days ago when he found it again buried in a wandering external harddrive. Recorded at The Comedy Store, London in 2010. He talks with Nick Doody and Markus Birdman about God and atheism and whatnot, and gets joined by Andre Vincent and Paul Provenza. Good times.
He also interviews Josie Long about politics and art and stuff yeah good times. Recorded in April 2013 during the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Also, read this article by undercover antifa Duncan Robertson. Amazing story. http://www.searchlightmagazine.com/archive/duncan-robertson-dedicated-searchlight-intelligence-officer
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Evan sits down with journalist and activist Hashim Bin Rashid from the Awami Workers Party (Pakistan) to talk about fighting patriarchy in revolutionary organisations and secularism in Pakistan and then chats with comedian and activist Sean Bedlam to hash out why Australia is so racist among other issuess.
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News from around the world – and update on the Prof. Stephen Hawking/Boycott Israel deal featuring a sneak appearance by Noam Chomsky, Australia continues to treat refugees like shit and Efrain Rios Montt goes to jail for the rest of his natural life.
In the main portion of the show, Hashim Bin Rashid from the Awami Workers Party (Pakistan) continues to answer questions when they are asked at him.
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