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  • Chasing Asylum

    Wednesday April 27, 2016

    The Current Documentary reveals secret remote island camps where Australia sends asylum seekers

    For years, successive Australian governments diverted boatloads of refugees to camps on two remote islands, to hold them in indefinite detention. No information is allowed out but filmmaker Eva Orner found a way to document the devastating conditions.

    Posted: Apr 27, 2016 8:45 AM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 27, 2016 2:39 PM ET
    Listen 23:58
  • Anna Maria Tremonti

    The Current Anna Maria Tremonti: What I Learned By Listening

    by The Current

    Anna Maria Tremonti gives insight and lessons she's learned about the stories she's covered in her journalism career.

    Posted: Apr 19, 2016 1:16 PM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 20, 2016 9:37 AM ET
  • Graeme Bayliss -  managing editor of The Walrus magazine

    Monday April 25, 2016

    The Current An open, 'uncomfortable' conversation on mental health, suicide and doctor-assisted death

    At a time when there's a call for better mental health care due to suicides in First Nations communities, Graeme Bayliss is asking that suicidal people be given help to end their lives. He wants to start a national conversation. *If you're struggling and need help, click on the headline for crisis and support services.*

    Posted: Apr 25, 2016 7:55 AM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 25, 2016 3:38 PM ET
    Listen 48:05
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