With a focus on international politics and business, Geraldine Doogue talks to expert commentators about the things that matter to Australians.
New research on polar bears
The threats polar bears face in the Arctic.
Mike Ladd - Isolation Springtime
Mike Ladd reads his new poem, Isolation Springtime
The Female Eunuch at 50
Fifty years ago this month, a book - The Female Eunuch - and its author - Germaine Greer - took the world by storm, changing the very notion of liberation.
Big leadership fails
The past week has seen some spectacular leadership fails in Australia.
The Crown inquiry has exposed apparent negligence by board members. We learned that the NSW Premier overlooked the nefarious doings of her colleague and lover, Daryl Maguire. Victoria's top public servant, Chris Eccles, resigned over the Melbourne hotel quarantine issue.
Boris Johnson's leadership
An assessment of Boris Johnson from within Westminster.
Toll group in crisis
The acquisition of logistics giant, Toll, by Japan Post in 2015 was supposed to be the start of a beautiful friendship. It turned out to be anything but.
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Wide range of subjects covered intelligently
Love this podcast. Such a fascinating range of topics and interviewees. Covers nicely Australian news and history in an international context. Love that ABC RN enables shows like this to exist. Geraldine Doogue brings an insightful and generous touch to all her interviews.