Archive for October of 2013

119 Bushfires Threaten Sydney

October 25, 2013

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ENW episode 119 looks at huge forest fires that have been getting bigger, stronger, and more dangerous around the Australian city of Sydney.


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October 25, 2013
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118 TV Crew Nabs Pirate Boss

October 18, 2013

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ENW episode 118 looks at an incredible story involving the capture of one of the world's most infamous pirates.


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October 18, 2013
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117 Teachers Riot!

October 11, 2013

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This week's podcast looks at the protests in Brazil by school teachers over low wages that have turned violent.


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October 11, 2013
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116 Sales Tax on the Rise

October 04, 2013

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After recent ENW episodes about European cities & popular software games, Episode 116 is centred on Japan. It looks at the proposed changes to Japan sales tax rate and what the possible consequences could be for the Japanese economy.


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October 04, 2013
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