MAD Village 28 May 2018

Interview with the Good People Act Now Project

This week we had a terrific conversation with Vanessa and Channa, two young people who are actively involved in the Good People Act Now project led by Banksia Gardens Community Services.

For more information on GPAN, visit http://www.goodpeopleactnow.org.au.

As usual we had to remove the music due to licensing restrictions, but this is what we played:

Aretha Franklin - RESPECT Beyonce - Flawless Alicia Keys - Girl on Fire Beyonce - Run the World

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MAD Village 14 May 2018

Interview with Rosie Wheen

This morning we spoke to Rosie Wheen, the inspiring CEO of WaterAid Aus, an organisation that enables the world's poorest people to gain access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene, allowing them to unlock their potential.

As usual we had to remove the music due to licensing restrictions, but this is what we got to play:

Silvio Rodriguez - Al Final de Este Viaje Kelly Clarkson - My Life Would Suck Without You Tiddas - Inside My Kitchen Bob Marley - Three Little Birds

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MAD Village 30 April 2018

Interview with Father Bob

Unfortunately we have to remove the music due to licensing restrictions, but here is the list of what we got to play on the day. A few more tracks than usual as we were waiting for our guest to arrive!

  • Melanie De Biasio - Your freedom is the End of Me
  • Luka Bloom - I am not at war with anyone
  • Aloe Blacc - I need a dollar
  • Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings
  • Leon Bridges - Bad Bad News
  • Eric Idle - Always look on the bright side of life.

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MAD Village 23 April 2018

Interview with Dr Aaron Hart

We talked to Aaron about his life, his research interests and about CommonGround, an intentional community located near Seymour in Victoria.

We played the following tracks chosen by Aaron:

Pellets and Peas – The Long Johns The Melbourne Eye – Charles Jenkins The Garden - Mandy Connell Selling Good News - Ross McLennan

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MAD Village 16 April 2018

Interview with Russell Marks

Today we talked to Dr Russell Marks, author and community lawyer. Russell has written extensively for publications including the Monthly and Overland.

He is also the author of a wonderful book called Crime and Punishment: Offenders and Victims in a Broken Justice System.

Apologies as we had to remove the music due to licensing restrictions. However here is the list for you!

Conquering Lion - Yabby You Lonely Boys - The Hunter Bobby McLeod - Wayward Dreams Paul Kelly - Little Kings.

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MAD Village 26 March 2018

Interview with Diana Johns

Episode Notes

Today we were lucky enough to talk to Dr Diana Johns from Melbourne Univerisity about young people and their interactions with the justice system.

Unfortunately due to licensing restrictions we had to remove all the groovy music that was chosen by Diana, but here is the list:

  • Sampha - No One Knows Me Like the Piano (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_NSuIYwBxu4)

  • Odette - Watch me read you (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUC2CRc6Its)

  • Paul Kelly - How to make gravy (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fh79619xxk8)

  • Bon Iver - Re-Stacks (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhDnyPsQsB0)

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MAD Village 5 March 2018

Dr Karen Block

Episode Notes

Today we spoke about sport and social inclusion with Dr Karen Block, Associate Director, Jack Brockhoff Child Health & Wellbeing Program, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.

Apologies for having to remove the music!

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MAD Village 26 Feb 2018

Interview with Maria Duggan

Episode Notes

Today on MAD Village we spoke to Dr Maria Duggan, an academic with an interest in public health, gender, politics and many other things!

Apologies as we need to remove most of the music due to licensing restrictions.

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MAD Village 19 Feb 2018

Interview with Maker Mayek

This week we spoke to Maker Mayek, a lawyer and community activist who was one of the organisers of the #AfricanGangs social media campaign devised in response to the latest government led racist outbreak started by Peter Dutton.

Apologies as we had to remove the music due to licensing restrictions.

Carole Fabian / Jaime de Loma-Osorio