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Host, Life Matters on RN — Australian Broadcasting Corporation News

Journalist/media maker/MC/audiophile. Presenter @RNLifeMatters (2012-16), @AllintheMind (2002-12), ABC @RadioNational. Past-Vice President @WFSJ. @KSJatMIT alum

Sian Prior's brave memoir of her shy life — Shy by Sian Prior. Sylvia Plath's depiction of a mirror as ''not cruel, only truthful; the eye of a little god, four cornered" is haunting, as is so much of her verse. The mirror's role as an all-seeing, all-knowing truth teller is a recurring theme in literature: "Mirror, mirror on the wall - who is the fairest of them all?"
May 24, 2014

To retreat or not to retreat... My review of Sian Prior's new memoir 'Shy' in the @theage @smh this week…

First we call them insects: the prelude to horror — When Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir described the leadership of South Sudan as insects last week, a shiver went down my spine. It is unclear whether the Sudanese could be on the brink of war, but rewind to Rwanda in 1994.
Apr 25, 2012

RT @ABCthedrum:Dehumanisation has repeatedly played a part in the genocides of the last century,writes @natashamitchell

Apr 26, 2012

If ye missed. Interesting discussion since > my piece published on @ABCthedrum 2day 'First we call them insects.....'

Apr 27, 2012

Language is important. Call people "insects" or "cockroaches" and genocide may be close at hand:

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Feb 05, 2016

News on the Elliots #BurkinaFaso kidnapping: Al Qaeda will release Australian female captive: statement… via @abcnews

Feb 05, 2016

"Senior CSIRO scientist derides chief executive's claim climate change is 'answered'", reports @MikeySlezak

Feb 04, 2016

RT @steph_march: It's a bird.. it's a plane... no wait's a NEW podcast from the team at the ABC Washington Bureau!…

Feb 04, 2016

RT @abcnewsMelb: Victoria #lettuce recall: Salmonella outbreak traced to prepacked salad mixes from major supermarkets

Feb 04, 2016

My favourite tv show brings Australia the world, @ForeignOfficial, is moving timeslots. @abciview anytime.…

Feb 04, 2016

RT @SBS_Science: Science news and stories from across the @SBS online network now have a home -!

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