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    Liveline Monday 12 August 2013



    Discussion and debate with Joe Duffy

    The winning entry in a six word short story competition running in the Irish Independent upset bernie and led to a lively discussion about the subject matter of such material. Listeners sent in their own six word stories, a selection of which were read on air.

    Michelle has moved to Australia with her hausband and two children. A change in the rules in the latest budget in Western Australia now means that anyone on a 457 visa will have to pay $4,000 per year to a child to state school.    


    Short story competition

    Could you write a short story in 6-words like Ernest Hemingway, one that's meaningful, clever and inoffensive?


    Education in Australia

    Michelle's family started a new life in Australia but a recent announcement on the cost of education may have put their future in jeopardy


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