Right Now Radio Podcast 14/7/11

By Right Now Radio

Anna Dorevitch talks to folk musician Ted Egan about ‘Kutju Australia ’ his project to translate and record the national anthem into Luritja, one of the country’s surviving indigenous languages.

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Blackout (poem)

By Bänoo Zan

Bänoo Zan’s poem was written in the aftermath of countrywide protests against sudden steep rise in fuel price in Iran on November 15. Authorities shot down the Internet of the whole country and embarked on a horrific killing spree. Amnesty International has so far verified 208 deaths in less than a week.