Women filmmakers call for end to the AACTAs sausage party
The 2016 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards played host to an unexpected sausage-based red carpet surprise.
A.B. Original on Aussie rap fans, internet trolls & the politics of Australia Day
Following the release of their debut album ‘Reclaim Australia’, Trials (one half of A.B. Original) joined Backchat to discuss the state of Australian Indigenous politics and music’s role in Aboriginal advocacy.
Know your rights: Renting in NSW
Backchat gets the run-down on renting, tenancy and what to do when confronted with difficult landlords and real-estate agents.
Does Donald Trump actually want to win the election? Backchat explores the Alt-Right
US pundits are increasingly speculating that Trump doesn’t really care if he wins or loses – he is instead focused on a future alt-right TV empire. But how likely is “Trump TV”?
Backchat: Indigenous leadership and Aboriginal protest
To celebrate NAIDOC week, Backchat was joined by two influential Aboriginal activists – Sol Bellear and Luke Pearson.
Election 2016: The battle for Grayndler
Backchat speaks to Greens’ Jim Casey and Labor’s Anthony Albanese about the tough fight for the inner-west.
WestConnex, asylum seekers and pressure from the Greens: Backchat interview with Labor MPs
Labor frontbenchers Jason Clare, Anthony Albanese and Tanya Plibersek visited FBi to announce their party’s commitment to community radio funding. Backchat’s Heidi Pett took them aside to talk WestConnex and competition from The Greens.
Enrol To Vote by 8pm on Monday 23 May
The 2016 Federal Election has been called, which means you only have until 8pm on Monday 23 May to enrol or update your enrolment details.
Sydney for Sanders – Backchat goes international
On Tuesday, millions of Americans will head to the polls to vote in the all-important New York presidential primary. Campaigning isn’t just happening in the States though – Backchat talks to Bernie’s Sydney campaigners.
Will we see pill testing at festivals this year?
Will Tregoning from UnHarm talks to Backchat about his plan to introduce pill testing at Australian festivals and the response from the NSW government.