February 23rd, 2015
Episode 139 of 631 episodes
In a speech today, Prime Minister Abbott called the Islamic community to account for failing to sufficiently denounce terrorism. The Prime Minister was speaking at the AFP headquarters where he unveiled the Review of Australia's Counter-Terrorism Machinery. How does a multicultural democracy like Norway deal with the problem of radicalisation and extremism, and are there lessons for Australia? On 8 February this year, the South Australian Premier, Jay Weatherill announced a Royal Commission to "allow South Australians to consider what role out State canand should play in the fuel cycle for the peaceful use of nuclear energy". Today the draft terms of reference were released and there will be public consultation on these until 13 March.
In a time where we're all threatened by a rhetoric of hate from the people in power; A Gay And A NonGay challenges many of our differences head on and promises that no matter who you are, or what you're into (Bruce Springsteen or Britney), love is love and gay and nongays can be friends. Contact us on Twitter @gaynongay