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Rally to Support Our ABC

On May 16 there was a public rally in Sydney as a pre-election event in support of the ABC.  A...

An Addition to our Homepage

To provide easier access to related sites, the links to National ABC Friends and ABC Alumni have been added to...

What do Senate Candidates (NSW) have to say about the ABC?

When it comes to voting for Senate candidates in the May 21 Australian election, we invite you to think about...

Who supports the ABC in New England?

The eight candidates running for the Federal seat of New England were each approached and asked to rate their agreement...

Some observations on the Murdoch press

The Murdoch media often condemns new developments & progressive ideas; although at times there can be eventual recognition for the...

ABC Funding and the Election - A Conversation Piece

The following article has recently been published in The Conversation - No-one is talking about ABC funding in this election campaign. Here’s...

Significant ABC broadcasting returns to the Pacific?

ABC broadcasting into the Pacific region was reduced significantly 8 years ago due to funding cutbacks by the Abbott (Coalition)...

What form might political interference of a public broadcaster take? A case study involving the ABC.

Two former ABC employees, Fergus Pitt and Quentin Dempster, have written a report on political interference and harassment of the...

ABC is not alone in the pressure inflicted on public broadcasters

In Australia, the ABC fulfills multiple roles as a public broadcaster.  Unfortunately one of those roles is to justify the...

What does the ABC ever do for us ... Emergency Broadcasts?

The ABC Alumni are currently creating a range of videos which highlight the various roles of the ABC.  One of...