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Ep. 254 Trump vs the Squad, Ayers Rock and Energy Protests

It was another violate news week around the world. To discuss and analyse it all once again is Senior Editor of The Unshackled Damien Ferri. The biggest political story is United States President Donald Trump taking on four far-left progressive Democrat freshman congresswomen known as the squad: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan. In a series of tweets, he accuses them of hating American suggests...


Ep. 253 Appeal, Arrests, Imprisonment, Law & Referendum

After an absence due to the winter flu season, Waves is back to catch up and discuss the most important national and international developments of the past week. I begin by providing an update on Blair Cottrell's appeal against his 2017 conviction under Victoria’s Racial and Religious Tolerance Act for his participation in a mock Islamic beheading video. Cottrell and his lawyer John Bolton in addition to challenging the constitutionality of the law are now challenging it under Victoria's...


Ep. 252 Antifa Violence and Terror in Portland

Antifa violence and terrorism have struck again in the US city of Portland reaching new levels of barbarity. Masked Antifa thugs were counter-protesting the annual free speech Patriot prayer rally armed with steel pipes and milkshakes. They assaulted Quillette journalist Andy Ngo who had to be rushed to hospital with brain bleeding. Two other attendees had visible blooded heads with eight needing treatment for injuries. Antifa’s violence has been out of control for many years but their...


Ep. 251 Kathy Clubb on Abortion

The greatest horror that plagues our society is the practice of abortion. Healthy babies are killed at abortion clinics in our major cities everyday. It can be very demoralising being a pro-life advocate in Australia, not only is there a trend to legal abortion until birth but now to erect exclusion zones around abortion clinics meaning pro-life advocates cannot even offer information to women entering a clinic thinking about an abortion. One pro-life advocate who has found herself on the...


Ep. 250 Folau Legal Fund, AusCons Demise and Patriots in Sydney

This week it has been culture war issues dominating the news cycle. Joining me to discuss all of it is once again Senior Editor of The Unshackled Damien Ferri. Former rugby player Israel Folau last Friday opened up a GoFundMe page to fund his legal challenge against Rugby Australia for terminating his playing contract. This attracted a fair bit on controversy given that he has a property portfolio worth $7 million. On Monday morning, GoFundMe pulled Folau’s page for violating their terms...


Ep. 249 Hong Kong, PC Sport and Progressive Victoria

Show Description: In another Wednesday night live episode of the show I go through the major news developments of the week with Senior Editor of The Unshackled Damien Ferri. Internationally protests in Hong Kong against the introduction of an extradition bill which could see its citizens subjected to the Chinese legal system have been successful in halting the bill, a rare defeat for the People's Republic of China. The social justice AFL took things too far this week with their behavioral...


Ep. 247 Future of AusConservatism with Riccardo Bosi

One of the minor parties on the right that was vying for a Senate seat at the just passed federal election was Australian Conservatives founded by former Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi. Despite having a number of high profile well qualified candidates the party was unsuccessful in having any of its candidates elected. So where to from here not just for Australian Conservatives but the fractured conservative vote in Australia? That is the topic of today's show with Australian Conservatives...


Ep. 246 Globetrotting, Universities, Trump and the Future of Media

At the Unshackled as part of our continuous expansion we’ve welcomed aboard a few new contributors. One of them is Aidan Green who also operates The Commentariat website where he produces commentary videos and articles about current global events, with a particular focus on the Trump era in the United States. Aidan shares with us life experiences traveling around the world and witnessing different cultures and governments on the ground in those nations. He describes his time at the...


Ep. 245 Dusty Fridays

It's a Friday night so joining me again in what we are aiming to turn into a regular relaxed weekly live show is Ben Shand the Dusty Bogan. We begin with a Queensland federal election debrief which helped deliver Scott Morrison his election victory with the state voting to support jobs in the state. The Queensland state Labor government as a result is fast tracking the approval of the Adani coal mine in Central Queensland. We turn our attention the transmania that is being forced upon the...


Ep. 244 Standing for Freedom in NZ

Two months have passed since the Christchurch mosque shooting that killed 51 Muslims carried out by Australian white nationalist Brenton Tarrant. The eyes of the world were on New Zealand during this time with the media and commentariat falling in love with their Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern praising her as an exemplary world leader. But while the world was grieving efforts limit free speech and civil liberties were in motion. The battle to protect freedom in New Zealand is now at its...


Ep. 243 May Down, Brexit Party Sweep and Euro Elections

The European Union member states went to the polls to elect 751 MEPs in the European Parliament for the next five years. The UK still participated in this election due to the Brexit deadline being extended by Theresa May until October. But even before the UK results were announced with Nigel Farage’s new Brexit Party coming first with over 30% of the vote Theresa May announced her intention to resign as Conservative Party leader and Prime Minister after the parliament would not agree to her...


Ep. 242 The Election Miracle

It's the day after election miracle that Scott Morrison was able to pull off with his stunning victory. Bill Shorten lost the unloseable election and a fresh round of leftist tears has ensured with them raging against racist and bigoted voters, particularly those in Queensland. For his fresh analysis joining me on another special live episode was Senior Editor of The Unshackled Damien Ferri. We go through the issues that decided the election, why the polls were wrong, the minor party vote,...


Ep. 241 AusElection Final Countdown

It's another special Friday night live episode on election eve, the final countdown to the most bizarre federal election ever seen. I discuss the latest campaign twists along with our predictions with Australian Meditations. We look through the final opinion polls, summarize the campaign which although the left has become completely totalitarian the conservative side and especially Scott Morrison have cucked. This is why we have seen the rise of minor parties on the right. We comment on...


Ep. 240 Current Events with Richard Wolstencroft

With only a few days to go until the federal election, I discuss Australian politics, social media censorship and British and American politics with Report from Tiger Mountain Host and Melbourne Underground Film Festival Director Richard Wolstencroft. The Unshackled Shows: The Unshackled Waves: The Report from Tiger Mountain: The...


Ep. 239 The Dusty Bogan Returns

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Ep. 238 One on One with Andy Nolch

One of Australia's most controversial men of the past year is Andy Nolch. He began his career as a comedian, before converting to Scientology, but is most known and reviled for vandalizing the memorial of rape and murder victim Eyrudice Dixon. I sit down one on one with Andy we began with his background in comedy and what attracted him to Scientology given its recent beginnings, sinister operations and constant controversy. I then ask him about why he vandalized the memorial. and if there...


Ep. 237 Rod Culleton – The Great Australian Party

There are a range of minor parties contesting the Senate in this year's federal election. One of them is the Great Australian Party or GAP. It was founded by a number of ex-One Nation party members and constitutional rights as its central focus. It’s most high profile member is former One Nation Senator Rod Culleton who was found ineligible by t1he High Court in 2017. But he is back this election contesting the Western Australian Senate with GAP and he is my guest today. The Unshackled...


Ep. 236 Election Scandal Parade

With two weeks to go until the polling day in Australia’s federal election it is turning out to be an unpredictable election. We’ve had five major party candidates disendorsed due to past social media activity, with the media gunning for even more. We’ve had vandalism of campaign advertisements and we’ve had patriot activist Neil Erikson continue to make allegations against the Liberal Party. The only policy focused zone has been the two leaders debates which has allowed Bill Shorten to...


Ep. 235 Patriot Lawyer John Bolton

As followers of The Unshackled would know being a patriot activist in the current political climate you find yourself the target of various government authorities and can face criminal charges. The way our legal system is structured a court case drains a person of both time and financial resources. A man who has become known as the patriot lawyer is John Bolton. He is representing Blair Cottrell in his challenge against his blasphemy conviction and Neil Erikson in his Milo clash trial. He...