When the Government’s public health warnings came out at the start of the Covid-19 lockdown they were both factual and political, according to Indigenous academic and filmmaker Professor Larissa Behrendt. Why? Find out on this episode of the Seriously Social podcast with journalist Ginger Gorman.
You’ll also discover how indigenous health professionals were well ahead of the game when it came to helping prevent the virus spreading into their communities, and delve into Larissa’s moving new documentary, Maralinga-Jaritza, about the 1950s atomic testing in South Australia.
Planes, trains and a whole lot of pain: Tourism and COVID-19
The Money Fight: Public health vs the economy
Gender and the pandemic
Spanish flu to social distancing: how history can help us understand how to live through a pandemic
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