On the box


Bastard Boys — It was the fight that stopped the nation, the 1998 battle for Australia's waterfront, becoming a war for the hearts and minds of Australians. ABC, Sunday and Monday, May 13-14, 8.30pm.

Cutting Edge: Will Israel Bomb Iran? — What is Israel's position regarding Iran's nuclear project? Is a military strike against Iran inevitable? SBS, Monday, May 14, 1.30pm.

Living Black — Indigenous news and current affairs program. SBS, Monday, May 14, 5.30pm.

Message Stick: Men's Gathering — The Aboriginal Men's Sharing and Learning Circle at Camp Wollombi considered many of the issues and challenges confronting Aboriginal men. ABC, Monday, May 14, 6pm.

Future Focus: Hot Politics — Examines the forces behind the US government's failure to join in the climate change agreements that much of the rest of the world has chosen to adopt. SBS, Tuesday, May 15, 8.30pm.

The Chaser's War on Everything — Australian political satire. ABC, Wednesday, May 16, 9pm.

Yowarliny — Traces the lives of three talented Aboriginal women as they try to make it in the music industry. ABC, Thursday, May 17, 2.55am.

Spartacus: Behind The Myth — Unveils the truth about the leader of the slave revolt who is still a legend to this day. ABC, Thursday May 17, 8.30pm.