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Big Ideas - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Society & Culture, History

Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues

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The bid to silence animal advocates

December 23rd, 2014

Episode 77 of 501 episodes

According to Will Potter, tightened ag-laws in the US attempt to silence animal advocacy, and all forms of non-violent resistance that might threaten agricultural profits are now even labelled as acts of domestic terrorism. Support for this type of legislation has begun to creep into our politics in Australia.

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