Labor's election post-mortem. The referendum on independence for Bougainville starts on 23 November, what are the options for the future?
Daniel McCarthy brings us an update on the gubernatorial elections in the US, historian Elizabeth Leake on what role the CIA played in the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and we revisit a classic from the LNL archives: Deborah Blum on the invention of modern forensic medicine.
Aged care and Charles Massy Nov. 6, 2019
Aged care workers tell their story, as does 5th generation farmer Charles Massy.
An impeachment update, the source of Chile's unrest and Australia's islands reviewed
Quiet Australians and noisy minorities. The World Health Organisation has declared climate change to be "the most significant threat of the 21st century." What impact is it having on Australians' health?
Future of religion and Europe Oct. 31, 2019
The history and future of religion and the history and future of Europe
Ian Dunt's UK, People Smuggling & Mosquitoes Oct. 30, 2019
Ian Dunt discusses the UK's upcoming December election, we look at the increasing risks of undocumented migration and we meet the most dangerous animal in the world, the mosquito.
Report from America, France and the hijab, Naomi Klein Oct. 29, 2019
Bruce Shapiro on the latest from the impeachment hearings, John Litchfield on the latest controversy surrounding the hijab in France, and Naomi Klein outlines the case for a green new deal.
Shifting the goal posts in Canberra. Is facial recognition technology creating a dangerous mass surveillance system. Remembering George Seddon, an extraordinary polymath who radically rethought our relationship with the environment.
Dan McCarthy on Republicans storming the impeachment inquiry, how fake news is threatening democracy in South East Asia and Judith Hoare celebrates the pioneering Australian doctor who cracked the anxiety code.
Lebanon protests, Taiwan tension and Megafauna Oct. 23, 2019
Protests in Lebanon, Security risks in Taiwan and the end of the megafauna
Bruce Shapiro on two bizarre press conferences, and more. President Bolsonaro is rebuilding a highway through the Amazon. And what crabs can tell us about when conflict is necessary
Canberra politics; Early Indians; Hilton bombing Oct. 21, 2019
Canberra capers. How the history of India is being politicised. Hilton Bombing Biography.
Asia's El Chapo and the end of the Cold War Oct. 17, 2019
Asia's El Chapo's identity revealed and how the Cold War ended peacefully
Brexit, and vale Harold Bloom Oct. 16, 2019
Ian Dunt on Brexit. And Harold Bloom remembered.
US update, Turkey's Syria offensive and ISIS brides Oct. 15, 2019
Bruce mulls over the Columbus Day debate and brings us the latest on the Impeachment inquiry, Joost Hiltermann updates us on Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria and the Iranian-American journalist Azadeh Moaveni discusses the fate of the young women who joined Islamic State.
Canberra, China and ASIO and author Jung Chang Oct. 14, 2019
Katharine Murphy with the latest from Canberra, David Uren on the role of ASIO in foreign investment decisions and Jung Chang on the Soong sisters
Cyber security conference speakers dumped. US prisoners and the right to read. Maps and memories in the Middle East Oct. 10, 2019
NSA whistle blower Thomas Drake and academic Suelette Dreyfus reflect on free speech and why they were disinvited to a recent cyber security conference.
LNL Wednesday 9th October Oct. 9, 2019
Some of the Hong Kong protest leaders have now said violence is their only option. We get an update on how the divisions in Hong Kong are likely to pan out.
Bruce Shapiro on the new Supreme Court, the second whistleblower and Trump's surprising foreign policy move.