The one and only John Safran joins us to discuss his new book ‘Puff Piece’ which takes a look at how giant tobacco companies are now trying to position themselves as health and lifestyle brands, while we also shoot the breeze with the satirist and author about our favourite crime-fiction writers and how he is surviving the Covid lockdown, amongst a whole host of other topics in this extended interview. With your host Serkan Ozturk.
EXCLUSIVE: “Alleged rapist” politician, Christian Porter, is no longer a member of Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s Cabinet, being punted out of the ministry today after being unable to explain who donated at least $1 million to cover his legal fees in an ultimately doomed defamation battle against the ABC. But rather than reflecting on his own sleazy actions, the former Attorney-General has chosen to blame True Crime News Weekly and the “Twitter mob” for his demise. Serkan Ozturk reports.
EXCLUSIVE: A small legal firm based in Christian Porter’s hometown of Perth is believed to be behind the mysterious trust which the “alleged rapist” politician has used as a supposed “blind trust” for others seemingly unbeknownst to him to pay for his million-dollar legal fees in his ultimately doomed defamation battle against the ABC.
Yes – Leigh Sales and Co in the corporate media – there are misogynistic and weirdo trolls lurking on social media but a sense of moral righteousness is completely lost when you’ve been busy trolling the public with hateful, racist bullies and politically-biased coverage that upholds the status quo for years, writes Kieran Butler.
EXCLUSIVE: Consistently standing up to injustice and using his voice to help others, Australians should be extremely proud to welcome back anti-child abuse advocate, Manny Waks, who has returned to this country to keep an eye on the high-profile sexual abuse trial of Melbourne school principal Malka Leifer, writes Therese Taylor.
Combining our passions for football and crime, we take a deep dive look into all the recent sexual abuse and assault scandals surrounding the English Premier League and the likes of Benjamin Mendy, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Cristiano Ronaldo and Ryan Giggs. While former footballer, Gordon Woods, joins us to discuss his experiences fighting for justice as a survivor of child sexual abuse at the notorious Celtic Boys club, a youth feeder team associated with football giants Glasgow Celtic, and a haven for an organised paedophile ring for decades. With your co-hosts Serkan Ozturk and Gary Johnston.
EXCLUSIVE: An evil rapist with a long criminal history who subjected his then-girlfriend to a 12-hour horror ordeal of sexual abuse, violence and torture while boasting he could have been a “serial killer” has had an appeal against his 22-year prison sentence dismissed after whinging that it was “manifestly excessive”. Serkan Ozturk reports.