This archive records links to transcripts, audio archives or podcasts from radio and television interviews and discussion programs featuring substantial input from the Australia Defence Association during 2013.
29 October 2013, "Breaking Politics" (Fairfax Media TV): Australia's impending withdrawal of forces from Afghanistan is discussed by ADA executive director, Neil James.http://media.smh.com.au/news/national-news/success-of-afghanistan-mission-is-in-historys-hands-4869326.html
27 August 2013, "Breaking Politics" (Fairfax Media TV): The implications of a potential move of the Navy's Fleet Base East from Garden Island in Sydney Harbour are discussed by ADA executive director, Neil James.http://media.watoday.com.au/news/national-times/garden-island-going-nowhere-4695479.html
29 July 2013, 2GB: Potential implications of a spouse accompanying a PM to a war zone are discussed by ADA executive director, Neil James.http://www.2gb.com/audioplayer/10707
25 July 2013, ABC News24 "Capital Hill": Potential problems with aspects of the Coalition's proposed plan to tackle asylum people smuggling are discussed by ADA executive director, Neil James. The ADA's formal comment about these concerns can be found at http://ada.asn.au/commentary/formal-comment/2013/oppositions-plan-to-combat-people-smuggling.htmlhttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-25/concerns-over-border-policy/4844578
01 July 2013, ABC "Big Ideas": The "wicked problem" of modern asylum seeking was discussed by a panel at the Noosa Long Weekend Festival on 16 June 2013. Especially how Australia's much different geo-strategic situation to most countries causes particular practical, legal and moral dilemmas with implementation of our resonsibilities under the 1951 Refugee Convention.http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bigideas/2013-07-01/4778140
24 April 2013, ABC "Lateline": The potential dangers in using certain psychotropic drugs during the treatment of serving and former defence force personnel suffering PTSD are discussed by ADA executive director, Neil James.http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2013/s3744884.htm