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LNL stories separated out for listening. From razor-sharp analysis of current events to the hottest debates in politics, science, philosophy and culture, Late Night Live puts you firmly in the big picture.

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    • Maatschappij & cultuur

LNL stories separated out for listening. From razor-sharp analysis of current events to the hottest debates in politics, science, philosophy and culture, Late Night Live puts you firmly in the big picture.

    Hiding in plain sight

    Hiding in plain sight

    Lien de Jong was given up by her parents in 1942 to live with a non-Jewish family. They saved her life, but the scars from those years still remain.

    • 23 min.
    The 99% Economy

    The 99% Economy

    The Scandinavian nations of Norway, Sweden and Denmark are admired around the world for the quality of their social democracies, equality and progressive politics. But Professor of Business Policy, Paul Adler, argues that even this model is not adequate to solve the great crises facing our world today. His answer is democratic socialism.

    • 17 min.
    Bruce Shapiro's America

    Bruce Shapiro's America

    The Democrats fight over health care policy while President Trump fights with Attorney General William Barr.

    • 9 min.
    Physics, philosophy and the nature of time

    Physics, philosophy and the nature of time

    Peter Riggs discusses the characteristics of time and outlines some of the latest ideas and theories about it.

    • 19 min.
    Intelligence coup of the century: the CIA's private spying business

    Intelligence coup of the century: the CIA's private spying business

    Crypto AG was a Swiss company that made code making machines which it sold to over 120 countries. But at the height of the Cold War , the CIA was reading the encrypted communications of friends and enemies who used Crypto machines.

    What countries like Iran, Egypt, Argentina and Libya didn't know was the CIA in partnership with German intelligence owned Crypto AG.

    • 18 min.
    Canberra capers with Laura Tingle

    Canberra capers with Laura Tingle

    It's been a turbulent first parliamentary sitting of the year, Leadership tensions in the National Party, continued questions about the management of Sports grants and the the economic impact of the Coronavirus outbreak.

    And this week ,the Federal government states it's 'disappointed' with GM deciding to cease Australian operations and to axe an Australian icon , the Holden car.

    • 11 min.

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