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of supervision. where there was a high level in a house where... All we could do was put him it was affordable accommodation, It was a great house, the degree of support but it didn't have like Bobby needed. that obviously a kid So he was able to sort of, um... to some extent, We really lost tabs on him, in his journey. and where he was up to the right choices. Anderson didn't make But besides the Salvos, him break his cycle of reoffending. there wasn't enough support to help

for most outside the walls. And that's the case be released from Australia's prisons, This week, more than 800 people will and, like Bobby Anderson, will go back inside. the majority of them It's better for sure (Raps) # I'm tripping this shit You make me feel closer # Like the song than blasting up some gear # Loving you is better has made it clear # But being locked up I'd just curl up and die # Without you, girl,

And that ain't no lie # Because I love you, girl Don't want it to be for years now # It's been months now

of these four walls # I wanna live free of the day that I met you # My mind can't ease from the pain from the holler # I even got the dollar I give up the game # When the boys came # Just to see you play Xbox smoking them White Ox # But I'm in the cells every day # Thinking of when we were tight I'll tell you how much I love you # Give me a minute # Set the bar higher above you Just to be amongst you # Lord, let her forgive me Just forever # Want to hold you in my arms # Smell your hair and to touch you 'Cause that's what I'm about # In and out, slap your ass and romancin' deep # Kiss you softly to see Nine Inch Nails # And take you to a show # 'Cause I wanna be your special man Show you the world when I get out # Take you by the hand I'm a changed man... # # So you can see This program is captioned live. with drug and alcohol addiction Expert advice on how to deal within the home. I'm Monica Attard. Good evening. Welcome to the program. Just not sure whether these ads spread are all that helpful. across the bottom of the two page Herald' says - The editor of The 'Sydney Morning Well, that would have been illegal. This was just clumsily inappropriate.

on your ABC was inappropriate too - And this spruik for Bundaberg Rum of the ABC's editorial policies. not to mention in breach He sure is. at the Bundaberg Rum Distillery. He's the head distiller And on ABC local radio in Bundaberg, chapter and verse he gave reporter Ross Peddlesden on the making of his brand of rum. What ABC listeners didn't hear paid indirectly by Bundaberg Rum. was that the interviewer was being

recorded oral history interviews ABC Program Manager Ross Peddlesden outside of his ABC work. for the company ended up on ABC local radio, When one of those interviews it didn't go unnoticed. Ross Peddlesden. ABC management is now investigating In commercial TV, their own products and companies. proprietors can and often do promote But how can a current affairs program products without any disclosure? brazenly boost one of the boss's of having a mobile phone, Everyone knows the convenience the bill is something we all dread. but the inconvenience of getting a new scheme David Richardson has found

that will allow you to call anywhere for a flat rate of 10 cents. for any length of time Did Anna Coren say 'found'? upstairs to the boss's office. All the reporter had to do was walk uses Voice Over Internet Protocol, The system is called Engin and it or VOIP. to broadband internet All you need is access connected to a wireless network and a special mobile phone and you're away. who's pumped $26 million into Engin. And so is Seven's owner Kerry Stokes, when he bought into the company Mr Stokes was very clear of his media empire to promote it. that he'd summon the full weight Investors would have been happy on that promise in prime time. when Mr Stokes delivered a big Engin media release 'Today Tonight's story ran just after and call costs. about its latest mobile phone deal for the first three months If you ring a local number of free phone calls on the device, because you're getting $99 worth it'll be free. untimed, anytime. After that it's 10 cents,

10 cents? Ah, it's 10 cents. If you were to ring interstate? 10 cents - anyone miss that? business looked barefaced 'Today Tonight's plug for the boss's tells us - though the executive producer itself on Seven. Engin hasn't just been promoting in its paid ads It's been telling consumers the old telecommunication companies. that they should dump doesn't much like Telstra. And we know Mr Stokes' Seven Network Seven has recently been put on notice over three breaches of its code by the Broadcasting regulator, ACMA, stories on 'Today Tonight'. in a spate of anti Telstra when a television proprietor says But does the regulator take note to flog a product he owns he'll use his network as current affairs? only for it to appear, undisclosed,

is getting any value at all There's no suggestion that the ABC blooming business. from its coverage of an apparently With only three sleeps until Valentine's Day, florists are gearing up days of the year. for one of their most lucrative

business, Roses Only, The well known flower delivery to prune back its reliance is among them but it's planning on this big Valentine's Day spending spree. on 'Inside Business' One of the regular features is a profile of a smaller business. But there's a fine line business strategy and promoting it. between examining a company's The most popular product retails for $79. are also now being sold Boxed fresh fruit and other gifts setting the ambitious goal with James Stevens a year worldwide of a million deliveries

in the next 5 to 10 years. upset one letter writer The Roses Only profile to the 'Sydney Morning Herald'. And one competitor isn't impressed. Australia's biggest media buyer, Mitchell and Partners, estimates an uncritical 4.5 minutes to a Sunday morning business audience on commercial television would be worth - The executive producer of 'Inside Business' says the story wasn't an advertisement or an endorsement. But what about all those pictures of the company's logo? Couldn't they have been avoided?

That pre-Valentine's Day feature on 'Inside Business' was the company's second outing on the ABC in months. 'Lateline Business' aired an almost identical profile with the same brand placement and again without any objective critique of the company. James Stevens credits the expansion of his business to one thing - loads of advertising and marketing. The company spends millions of dollars a year

selling its brand online, on the radio, in newspapers and magazines. Not sure why. Looks like it comes for free on the ABC. Mitchell and Partners estimates that on commercial TV that segment would have cost - 'Lateline Business' has since dropped its regular features

on successful business entrepreneurs. The new ABC editorial guidelines are pretty clear on the conditions that apply for stories that feature businesses. The ABC's head of national programs says - It is a challenge - even more so when there's no critical or objective voices.

And picking the same business twice? When a business openly states its success is rooted in brand awareness, you can't help but think the ABC might have fallen for that marketing. From roses to road rage. We won't repeat the offence. The 'Daily Telegraph' published the mobile number of the organiser of a bicycle protest ride in Sydney. Anita Quigly was still steaming when she sat down to write her column. Nice. The Press Council investigated a complaint about the news story. It didn't buy the 'Telegraph's argument

that the news report could express the opinion that cyclists are selfish fools. And as for publishing the mobile number of the ride's organiser, the Press Council was scathing. So, how did the 'Telegraph' meet its obligation to publish the Press Councils findings? Now, that's chutzpah! And it wasn't lost on the man who made the complaint. Does the 'Daily Telegraph' think the headline above the Press Council finding was reasonable? Before I go a reminder that you can find transcripts, video and the vodcast of this program at abc.net.au/mediawatch. Thanks for being with us - on yer bikes! But watch out for Anita. See you next week. Captions by Captioning and Subtitling International. CC

Good evening. Workers and unions say

they're shocked that Holden is

cutting 600 jobs. The car maker is

making the cuts at its South

Australia factory. Saying it needs

Australia factory. Saying it needs to stay efficient and competitive. It's

just over a year since Holden shed 1,

just over a year since Holden shed 1,400 jobs, blaming car imports.

Australian embassy staff in East

Timor are being allowede to leave

Timor are being allowede to leave the country. The Foreign Minister

authorised the departure of family

and non-emergency personnel as the

security situation worsens. The

security situation worsens. The flood threat across the top end has eased,

but there are warnings the monsoon

isn't over yet. Many communities in

Kakadu are still cut-off and the

Kakadu are still cut-off and the rail line between Katherine and Darwin is

still blocked. Now, tomorrow's

national weather. A few showers and

afternoon thunderstorms in Darwin,

showers also for Brisbane, and a

shower or two in Sydney. But fine in

the other capital cities. For more

news join Lateline at 10:30 . This program is not subtitled

Tonight on 'Difference of

Opinion', 'The Way We Work'.

Why after more than a decade

of economic prosperity are we

feeling more stressed and

overworked than ever? What

is going wrong with our

work-life balance and how can

we create a better workplace

for men and women?

APPLAUSE

Good evening and welcome to 'Difference of Opinion'.

It is said there are only two

certainties - death and

taxes. But for those to occur

we need to both live and

work. With us tonight to

discuss this balancing act

teen working to live and

living to work, please

welcome our panel. On my left

economics editor and

columnist with Fairfax

publications Ross Gittins,

Professor Barbara Pocock from the University of South

Australia, CEO of the Australian Chamber of

Commerce and Industry, Peter

Hendy, and Wendy McCarthy,

company director and one of

the country's best known

business women and currently

corporate advisor on leadership and work-life

balance, a very warm welcome

to you all.

APPLAUSE With us each week

to bring us his take,

cartoonist Warren Brown.

Thank you Jeff. Everyone

knows that cartoonies its are

the hardest working people in

the country. It is dangerous

work, there are paper cuts

and ink spills and I suffer

from vertigo up here but ill

ready to go. According to a

report to be released this

week by the Human Rights and

Equal Opportunity Commission

despite more than a decade of

economic growth and

prosperity in Australia the

study found in a we are

feeling more stressed, over

worked and short on time so

Ross Gittins, have we got

this work-life balance all

wrong? Well, I don't think

we have got it right, that is

obvious, if we are feeling

stressed. We are not all

working longer hours but a

lot of us are. About a third

of the full-time work force

are working more than 50

hours a week. Another big

change is that women as a

group are working a lot -

doing a lot more paid work.

Another change that is the

work we do has intensified, I

think, in a lot of cases. The

other change is that a lot

more of the work we do is

being done at the weekend. Professor Barbara

Pocock, you have been

listening to children, young

Australians in Adelaide and

Sydney. What are they telling

you about the impact of our

work on the family? I think

it is very clear that

children notice how parents

come home from work, how work

affects the people they live

with and they make some of

their own plans against what

their parent, they observe in

their parents. They certainly

notice the long hours and

they also notice of course

that two people are heading

for work out of their

households these days,

spending more time in their

cars commuteing so the

pressures of working harder

for longer are affecting a

lot of households in

Australia now. Peter Hendy?

I have a completely different

approach to this issue. The

fact is that there was a big

industrial relations case

only a couple of years ago, the Australian Industrial

Relations Commission actually

looked at all these issues

about how many hours are

worked and found over the

last 10 years they basically

had not changed. In fact,

they had slightly gone down

in terms of across the work

force. There are real issues about anxiety and stress in

the work force in the general

community and I think you

will find they are not about

actually the length of the

hours they are doing in the

workplace, it is about their

mortgages, it's about getting

child care because they are

going to work, it is about

transport, getting to work,

the availability of public

transport or being stuck in

traffic jams and things like

that. They are the issues

that we should be focusing on

rather than the actual

hours. Wendy McCarthy, if we

look at the facts we are told

that most Australians, as

Peter says, are working a 35

to 40-hour week. An increasing number are working

more than 50 hours a week but

when you look at a couple, the household worked hours

now have jumped to a

staggering 70 hours a week.

What is that doing to

families? I think the first

thing to recognise is that

work is central to our lives,

for men and women, and when

you have a couple working 70 hours a week they have to

work out their expectations

about how they are going to

manage that. They are in

Heaven usually if they dot

not have children, they are

earning a lots of money, the

world looks endless,

wonderful. But the moment

comes they decide to have a

baby and everything becomes

complex and difficult about

whose work prevails. It is

usually the highest income,

what kind of hours you

negotiate so what seemed

heady silting on the stock market desk until 3 o'clock

in the morning then going

down to the corporate gym and having breakfast with your

friends does not look so sexy

because you have someone at

home who is trying to mind a

baby and manage a family but

that is not the only part of

the work force. I do want to

say that there are other

people my age in their middle

60s who are also trying to

achieve work-life balance.

They are trying to be grand

parents and be productive and

are saying they will not have

the pension they expected and

what is more, they will live

until they are 85. Those

issues are right through the

work force so I want to say

you should drill down

underneath a simplistic sue

of how many hours because at

different times in your life

- I probably work longer

hours than I've ever worked

because it is fun what I

do. Can we ask our audience

then, let's drill down. Is

your job putting pressure on

your family? Is it killing

your family life? You may

have extra money in your

pocket but do you have

leisure time? What is your