On this week’s episode of Renegade Radio we look into the growing rape and misogyny scandals surrounding Federal Parliament and Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton’s decision to deport a 15-year-old kid back to New Zealand. We welcome our very first live studio guest in the form of novelist and lawyer, Miles Hunt, who joins us to discuss his latest novel, The Information Editor. We also feature an in-depth interview with Dr Monica Barratt, from RMIT’s Social and Global Studies Centre and one of Australia’s leading experts on drug use, and discuss moves by the Federal Government to give $15 million to a number of trials looking at the effectiveness of psychedelic drugs such as MDMA, LSD, Psilocybin and Ketamine to treat mental health issues. With your hosts Serkan Ozturk and Gary Johnston.
On our very first ever Renegade Radio talkback show on True Crime News Weekly we discuss issues such as the rape allegations facing Attorney-General, Christian Porter, and his defamation action against the ABC as well as the Women’s March For Justice protests held across Australia this week. This week’s episode also features an in-depth feature interview with investigative journalist Neil Mercer following the release of his new true crime book, Barrenjoey Road. With your hosts Serkan Ozturk and Chard Currie.
Episode 4: Michelle Gray on the Celtic FC child abuse cover-up which took the life of her footballer brother Andrew
Episode 4: Michelle Gray has been at the forefront of a battle for justice against one of the world’s best supported sporting clubs – Scotland footballing powerhouse Celtic FC – who she alleges was involved in a wide-ranging, decades long cover-up over a paedophile ring that operated within the club’s grounds and targeted young footballers, including her brother.
Episode 2: The True Crime News Weekly team is joined by comedian and satirist Jordan Shanks (aka Friendlyjordies) to discuss what makes him tick, his views on mainstream media and politics, the return of Malcolm Turnbull to the spotlight, and just why he thinks News Corp ‘personality’ Joe Hildebrand is the Scott Morrison of journalism. With your hosts Gary Johnston and Serkan Ozturk.
Episode 1: The True Crime News Weekly team discuss the ins and outs of the George Pell child sexual abuse case and his acquittal by the High Court while looking at the nexus that exists between politics, media, religion and the judiciary. Featuring special guest Shane Dowling, publisher of the popular Kangaroo Court of Australia website which looks at judicial corruption. With your hosts Gary Johnston and Serkan Ozturk.