Carbon tax advertising campaigns
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Carbon tax advertising campaigns

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Behind The News examines the use of TV advertising to promote the policies of governments and their opponents, and efforts to change public opinion.

Behind The News examines the use of TV advertising to promote the policies of governments and their opponents, and efforts to change public opinion.

Countdown to Glory
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Countdown to Glory: The Predator

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Comedy/Kids May 10, 2019

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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With his job on the line, Coach needs all the help he can get.

With his job on the line, Coach needs all the help he can get.

What makes a good leader?
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What makes a good leader?

Clip from Behind The News Specials

Civics and citizenship

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Several students share their thoughts about what qualities are most important in a leader and some of the role models that they aspire to be like.

Several students share their thoughts about what qualities are most important in a leader and some of the role models that they aspire to be like.

The debate over the death penalty
3:42

The debate over the death penalty

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the ...

Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the debate sprang up again as to whether or not this is an effective and ethical form of punishment. Hear both sides of the debate of this polarizing issue.

Training police dogs
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Training police dogs

Clip from Totally Wild

Civics and citizenship

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Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

History of the Australian flag
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History of the Australian flag

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Learn about the history of the Australian flag, from how it came to be to what the different symbols represent. Some people think the flag is due for a revamp; hear some of ...

Learn about the history of the Australian flag, from how it came to be to what the different symbols represent. Some people think the flag is due for a revamp; hear some of the arguments people are making for the updates they feel the flag needs.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Gough Whitlam

Season 1 Episode 21 ABC August 7, 2012

Civics and citizenship

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This video has closed captioning
This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Gough ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Gough Whitlam.

Training SES volunteers
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Training SES volunteers

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Behind The News learns how State Emergency Service volunteers train to assist people during natural disasters, rescue situations and medical emergencies.

Behind The News learns how State Emergency Service volunteers train to assist people during natural disasters, rescue situations and medical emergencies.

What is the G20?
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What is the G20?

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Find out what the G20 is, who is involved and what happens when they meet

Find out what the G20 is, who is involved and what happens when they meet

Remembering Malcolm Fraser
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Remembering Malcolm Fraser

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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BTN takes a look at what Australia was like when Malcolm Fraser became prime minister and how it changed during his time in office.

BTN takes a look at what Australia was like when Malcolm Fraser became prime minister and how it changed during his time in office.

Changes to the way the Senate is elected
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Changes to the way the Senate is elected

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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The federal government has announced changes to how the Senate is elected. Find out about how our voting system works and what will these changes mean for the outcome of ...

The federal government has announced changes to how the Senate is elected. Find out about how our voting system works and what will these changes mean for the outcome of future elections.

Tax rights
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Tax rights

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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Whenever a new budget is announced, people are curious what the tax code is going to look like as taxes are the way that a government is funded. Find out about some of the ...

Whenever a new budget is announced, people are curious what the tax code is going to look like as taxes are the way that a government is funded. Find out about some of the things that must be considered when developing a tax code and learn more about how other countries from around the world choose to tax their citizens.

The debate about moving Australia Day
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The debate about moving Australia Day

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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A look at both sides of the debate about whether Australia Day should be moved out of respect for Indigenous people.

A look at both sides of the debate about whether Australia Day should be moved out of respect for Indigenous people.

Life on Christmas Island for residents
3:55

Life on Christmas Island for residents

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Rookie reporter Dewi shares the other side of Christmas Island, revealing there's more to life there than just the detention centre.

Rookie reporter Dewi shares the other side of Christmas Island, revealing there's more to life there than just the detention centre.

Closing the gap on Indigenous health
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Closing the gap on Indigenous health

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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Behind The News takes a look at an initiative designed to narrow the life expectancy gap between Indigenous and nonIndigenous Australians and how it is going.

Behind The News takes a look at an initiative designed to narrow the life expectancy gap between Indigenous and nonIndigenous Australians and how it is going.

Campaigning to ban plastic bags
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Campaigning to ban plastic bags

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for ...

Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for the environment and how she has campaigned to stop shops using them.

Changing parliamentary terms by referendum
3:55

Changing parliamentary terms by referendum

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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Reporter Ruby Cornish explains the difference between absolute monarchies and parliamentary democracies, describes the time limits placed on governments between elections, and ...

Reporter Ruby Cornish explains the difference between absolute monarchies and parliamentary democracies, describes the time limits placed on governments between elections, and discusses the process by which these terms could be lengthened by referendum.

Finding My Magic
3:58

Finding My Magic: My Right to a Good Home

Season 2 Episode 8 NITV January 11, 2018

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

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Morko and his dad are struggling at home. The children learn about the right to a basic standard of living. A children's rights education program designed to teach students ...

Morko and his dad are struggling at home. The children learn about the right to a basic standard of living. A children's rights education program designed to teach students about their rights and responsibilities. Features Olympic champion Cathy Freeman.