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Episodes in this series
On the couch - Devilsdorp: the new true-crime series on Showmax28 July 2021 | 14 Minute Listen
It’s Showmax’s first original true crime documentary series and it’s my pleasure to welcome to the virtual couch today the journalist who is a key narrative figure in the series, Jana Marx. Jana is the author of the book The Krugersdorp Cult Killings: Inside Cecilia’s Steyn’s Reign of Terror, and she narrates the series
Family Matters - Service Dogs27 July 2021 | 16 Minute Listen
Our family matters segment today is focused on the furry members of the family who offer more than just companionship and love - we’re talking about the service dogs which offer very specialized support to family members with particular special needs. It’s a great pleasure to welcome Lucy Breytenbach who is a canine behavioural practitioner and the founder of Honey’s Garden Medical Alert Dogs.
Travel - climate change and the Kalahari27 July 2021 | 17 Minute Listen
A few months ago we heard that one of our favourite science contributors on the show had scored a huge honour – one of her pieces has been chosen for publication in one of the world’s most prestigious titles, the iconic National Geographic magazine. That writer is Leonie Joubert, who has spoken to us before about everything from food security to water saving. But this time she puts her traveller’s hat on as she takes us on a visit to the Kalahari to explore the impact of climate change on the region.
Legal Talk - WCED's schools dagga policy26 July 2021 | 14 Minute Listen
Bronagh Hammond, the spokesperson for the Western Cape Education Department, as well as Paul-Michael Keichel, a partner at Schilder's attorneys. Schindlers are experts in the cannabis field, having represented the so-called “Dagga Couple” in their challenge to have the laws prohibiting cannabis use and possession declared unconstitutional in South Africa.