Which nation has grown fatter faster, and currently holds the world's overweight title? The United States, Australia or Mexico?
Jessie Taylor is a human rights barrister who grew up in a comfortable 'right wing' middle class Melbourne family. Her mother Jillian was opposed to asylum seekers who she saw as queue jumpers.
One suicide is a tragedy. But what happens when a community is rocked by a series of suicides, one after another, all of them young people?
Life Architecturally follows internationally-acclaimed husband and wife team, Robert McBride and Debbie Ryan to discover what inspires their groundbreaking concepts, designs and architecture.
The Life Series is an observational documentary series that chronicles the lives of 11 children as they grow from infancy to adolescence.
The magical religions, the alternative paths in spirituality alert us to the fact that a great mystery defines and overrides our existence." says Nevill Drury author and long time observer of the N
Australian Anglicans have been invited to join the Catholic Church under a new Papal initiative called the Ordinariate. So, who’s joining and why?
We hear from the adult world all the time about what poverty is and how to fix it, but rarely from the children who experience it.
How African dads in Australia are coping with the challenges of a life in a new land where age-old cultural expectations may no longer apply.
How authorities are failing to protect women and children in mortal danger, and failing to prevent their partners' homicidal rage.
This episode follows two people's journey back to a part of their past.
Life is one epic adventure and in any Great Big Adventure there are fun bits and hard bits. The cool bits are a breeze, but what about the tough time?
Geraldine Doogue investigates the child sexual abuse crisis in Australian churches from the groundbreaking 1992 Compass program The Ultimate Betrayal to Julia Gillard's Royal Commission announcemen
Lose your job in Australia and there's a good chance there will be a safety net to catch you. The Newstart allowance, Medicare benefits, along with other programs provide help.
**Warning - Coarse Language and violence**
Redfern Now is a kaleidoscopic drama that explores this inner city suburb and the people who inhabit it.
The Party of Reagan is a documentary about the increasing conservatism of the Republican Party and what it could mean for the world's biggest economy.
Compass delves behind the aprons and funny handshakes to find out how Australian Freemasons are reinventing themselves to survive in the 21st Century.
This is a story Australians think they know: the gift of a donated organ that transforms the life of someone with a devastating illness.