Archive for May, 2009
Tonight’s show consists of an extended discussion with my regular guests Josh Jackson (a media professional) and John Bursill (a registered aircraft engineer) on a number of topics which focus on the way in which News outlets and advertising work hand in hand to keep us in the dark and willing to believe virtually anything [...]
Tonight TNRA interviews Dr. David Leifer, senior lecturer in Architecture at the University of Sydney. Dr. Leifer is a member of www.ae911truth.org, a group of architectural and engineering professionals who have signed a petition demanding of the United States Congress “a truly independent investigation with subpoena power in order to uncover the full truth surrounding [...]
In our second show on genetically modifed foods I am joined by Louise Sales of Greenpeace Australia Pacific. Lousie explains for us the current campaigns for food labelling of GM products, and the challenges we face in Australia.
Links for the show:
True Food Network
Greenpeace Australia Pacific
Network of Concerned Farmers
Trials prove GM is no money maker: [...]
On tonight’s show I have as my guest Bob Phelps, executive director of Gene Ethics, an Australian activist organisation working towards “a more equitable and more sustainable GM-free society”.
Mission Statement (from www.geneethics.org):
Gene Ethics is a non-profit educational network of citizens and kindred groups. We want the precautionary principle, scientific evidence and the law rigorously applied [...]
The following graph is a little out of date, but it was all I could find after a quick search. I invite feedback from those who assert that Australia is in need of a radical one-child policy:
“The ageing of the population is caused by two factors. Firstly, Australian families are, on average, [...]