Ellen Sandell is the Greens state MP for the seat of Melbourne. She has held a wide and varying career, first training as a scientist; she later became the CEO of a national climate change non-profit organisation. Ellen now holds the policy portfolios of environment, climate and energy issues and treasury. Reporting for Panorama at SYN I interviewed Ellen about the issues... Continue Reading →
A Bill put forward by the Liberal Party that seeks to have welfare recipients subject to mandatory drug tests has resurfaced in Parliament.
The bar continues to lower in Canberra…
Vicious threats, attacks and controversy have been dominating an otherwise mundane political landscape.
Streaming services like Netflix and Stan may be required to show more Australian screen content. I look into the push for greater local content requirements for streaming providers. Interviewees: Jenni Tosi – Film Victoria CEO
The Refugee Action Collective held a protest against conditions on the Manus Island detention centre. Reporting for Panorama at SYN I spoke to organisers.
March 2018 saw former ACTU President Ged Kearney win the fiercely contested seat of Batman. In this package we go back to July 2017, when reporting for Panorama on SYN, I spoke with ACTU president Ged Kearney about what the new penalty rates meant for young people and how different industries were reacting.
Reporting for Panorama at SYN, I break down the dual citizenship debacle that has parliament in a frenzy and ask if the law is necessary or outdated. Interviees: Dr Nick Economou, Senior Lecturer in the School of Social Sciences.
Melbourne will soon trial a safe drug injecting facility, a move supporters say will save hundreds of lives. Reporting for Panorama at SYN, I investigated.
In November 2017, Samantha Ratnam was named the new leader of the Greens in Victoria, replacing Greg Barber. Reporting for Panorama on SYN I spoke to Samantha Ratnam about her vision for the party and the challenges of being a first-time M.P