In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Nick Chesterfield First Nations man and founder of West Papuan Media. Nick has been covering stories from all over Melanesia from West Papua, Bougainville, Vanuatu, Fiji and Papua New Guinea.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Warlpiri women Rachael Hocking who is a NITV journalist & Co-host of The Point. Rachael updates us on the recent death of a young Aboriginal man in Yuendumu, 300km north-west of Alice Springs. Kumanjayi Walker was shot by Northern Territory police on Saturday the 9th of November.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Uncle Ken Canning Aboriginal Poet, Activist and former inmate at Boggo Road Gaol. Uncle Ken talks about finding poetry in prison, and why it’s essential as Aboriginal people, we should protest the 250th anniversary of Captin Cook.
‘Celebrity Doco’s’ From Amy Winehouse to Nina Simone the WBW review docos about the rich & famous, infamous & inspirational.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Ramone Close founder of the Australian Indigenous Football Championships. Now in the second year, the Championships are being held bringing teams from Queensland, Northern Territory and New South Wales for two days of exciting Indigenous Football.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Michaela Skuthorpe who is a Ngemba woman from Brewarrina, Michaela was a part of the 2018 Indigenous Marathon Project Squad that ran in the New York City Marathon last year in 2018. Since completing the marathon, she has moved to Canberra, where the Indigenous Marathon Foundation employs her.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Chile Desperto (Woke Up) Brisbane about the recent and continued civil protests throughout Chile in response to a rise in the Santiago Metro’s subway fare, the increased cost of living, privatisation and inequality prevalent in the country.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with a few protesters involved in the Blockade Imarc. The International Mining and Resources Conference is one of the largest gatherings of mining leaders in the world, last week it was meet with protest from local people from Victoria and Aboriginal people from around the country resulting in over 70 arrests and a handful of the protesters taken to hospital. One person with a broken leg from being stomped by a police horse.
The Wild Black Women on Kanye West, Mrs Obama + The Police.
In this episode of Let’s Talk, Boe Spearim speaks with Program Officer from kuril dhagun Sophia Sambono about the State Library of Queensland exhibition “I heard It On The Radio” a celebration of 25 years of 989fm.