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Trust ABC Friends: We know the real facts

ABC Friends' media advisor, Ranald Macdonald, has published his take on the government's assertion that there has been no cuts...

Philip Adams writes: Even for its critics, the ABC is vital

Radio National's Late Night Live host and commentator, Phillip Adams, wrote a column for the Weekend Australian Magazine, saying that...

Albanese thanks you and pledges to reverse cuts

Federal Opposition Leader, Anthony Albanese, has written to ABC Friends members and supporters with a guarantee to reverse the latest...

An open letter to the Prime Minister from ABC Friends and supporters

ABC Friends have written an open letter to the Prime Minister in the wake of the recent staff and funding...

Urgent Action for Our ABC!

Please take action to record your anger about further ABC job and service cutbacks - More funding must be found in...

Response to the ABC Five Year Plan: The very worst time for the Federal Government to impose financial austerity on the ABC

In responding to the ABC Five Year Plan, National President of ABC Friends, Margaret Reynolds, said that, “It is the very...

Use your vote in Eden-Monaro to help save the ABC

Over the past three decades the ABC's operational funding has been slashed by 30% in inflation-adjusted terms. Hundreds of jobs...

Rowland: Scott Morrison's ABC cuts mean Australians will miss out

This is a media release from Michelle Rowland ALP MP and Shadow Minister for Communications.

Greens: PM urged to reverse ABC funding cuts to save jobs

This is a media release from Senator Sarah Hanson-Young on behalf the the Greens Party.