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Join Jonathan Green for Sunday Extra, RN’s live Sunday morning broadcast, looking to the week ahead and also incorporating Ockham’s Razor and Background Briefing.

Join Jonathan Green for Sunday Extra, RN’s live Sunday morning broadcast, looking to the week ahead and also incorporating Ockham’s Razor and Background Briefing.
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Melbourne, VIC

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Join Jonathan Green for Sunday Extra, RN’s live Sunday morning broadcast, looking to the week ahead and also incorporating Ockham’s Razor and Background Briefing.

Language:

English

Contact:

RN Drive ABC Radio National GPO Box 9994 Melbourne VIC 3001


Episodes

Sunday 11 November 2018

11/10/2018
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Correspondents Report. King Henry VIII's men. A war that will never be over. Hunting the ghost fleet: Sharks, fins and the migrants made to fish them. City of Orange relives Armistice Day celebrations. The Year That Made Me: Wilfred Owen, 1918. Tweet of the week. Deadline looms for 'My Health Record'.

Duration:01:44:13

Sunday, 4 November 2018

11/3/2018
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Correspondents report. Independence for New Caledonia? Sniffing your breath to detect disease. Two years of Trump: Is America great again? Soaring numbers of defamation cases. The latest on the US Midterm elections. The Year That Made Me: Shawn Burns, 2003. Tweet of the Week. Is the idea of an Australian republic dead?

Duration:02:38:15

Sunday 28 October 2018

10/27/2018
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Correspondents Report. Is Australia's South China Sea policy due for an update? Alcohol, pregnancy and parenting. Breaking point: Australia under pressure to evacuate sick children from Nauru (Part 1). Has the #MeToo movement really lost its way? Are Australians ready for a new 'Digital Identity' card? The Year That Made Me: Phillipa McGuinness, 2001 . Tweet of the Week. The Roundtable: Cultural Appropriation.

Duration:02:39:29

Sunday 21 October 2018

10/20/2018
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Correspondents Report. Akashinga: 'the brave ones' protecting Africa's iconic animals . The wines, they are a-changin'. Seeds of doubt: The strawberry punnet whodunit. Invictus Games underway. Independent Kerryn Phelps wins Wentworth by-election with historic swing against the government . The Year That Made Me: Frances Separovic, 1996. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: The Boredom Paradox.

Duration:02:39:30

Sunday 14 October 2018

10/13/2018
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Correspondents Report. Will America become more ungovernable after the November Midterms? A vaccine for gonorrhoea? Haircuts and hate: The rise of Australia's alt-right. IMF meets in Bali as global share market tumbles . Inland birds on the move in search of food as drought continues to bite. Lake Mungo: the secrets of an ancient landscape . Tweet of the week. The Roundtable - Does genetic testing raise more questions than it answers?

Duration:02:39:37

Sunday 7 October 2018

10/6/2018
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Correspondents Report. A future mining boom will be deeper than any before it. The mathematics of murderers. Failed by forensics? The life of a celebrated political speechwriter. US Senate confirms Kavanaugh amid protests. The Year That Made Me: Nick Kaldas, 2009. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable.

Duration:01:59:19

Sunday 30 September 2018

9/29/2018
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Correspondents Report. Letters to Obama. I stress, you stress, how do we stress less? More than a fight: Was the death of an Indigenous teenager an accident or murder? The Year That Made Me: Ben Quilty, 1994. "The Coddling of the American Mind". Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Rethinking the obesity epidemic .

Duration:02:39:30

Sunday 23 September 2018

9/22/2018
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Correspondents Report. Kafala: a modern form of slavery? We need to open science up to everyone. Update: The talented Mr Daly. Oases of tranquility amid the rubble of war. How strong is the argument for 'pill-testing' at festivals? The Year That Made Me: Fiona Simpson, 2015. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable – Depression and anxiety: despite decades of medical treatments why aren’t prevalence rates dropping?

Duration:02:40:10

Sunday 16 September 2018

9/15/2018
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Correspondents Report. Aftershocks of the Great Crash are still being felt. Stealing from the wellness gurus. Rescued at sea: Dangerous migration from Libya. Bruce Beresford's 'Ladies in Black'. The Year That Made Me: Lou Klepac, 1944. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: What are the risks to the Australian economy a decade on from the GFC?

Duration:01:44:24

Sunday 9 September 2018

9/8/2018
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Correspondents Report. There were always two Germanies. Facts, fear, fake news and Facebook. The clinic of last resort: Why it's so hard to get a late surgical abortion. Kings of the savannah return . Does Guantanemo Bay still hold the 'worst of the worst'? The Year That Made Me: Catherine Rey, 1994. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Women in politics, workplace bullying and beyond.

Duration:02:39:37

Sunday 2 September 2018

9/1/2018
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Correspondents Report. The nonagenarians facing Nazi war crime charges. Kids deserve the chance to play with mathematics. Burning down the house: The Liberal Party leadership crisis. Philippines commission probes big fossil fuel companies . Australian film-maker James Ricketson sentenced to six years jail in Cambodia. The Year That Made Me: Maree Smith, 1972. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Higher education in the age of artificial intelligence and 100 year life spans.

Duration:02:39:33

Sunday, August 26 2018

8/25/2018
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Correspondents Report. Overtourism is destroying some of the world's most popular destinations . Trapped in one of the world's deepest caves. The talented Mr Daly: The story of a businessman, 150 investors, and a $20 million opportunity. 30th Prime Minister of Australia, Scott Morrison. One of the finest lyric poets of our time. The Year That Made Me: Frances Madden, 2017. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: He was the compromise candidate, so what will Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s...

Duration:02:39:32

Sunday 19 August 2018

8/18/2018
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Correspondents Report. It's time to talk to the Taliban about peace. Understanding change in marine ecosystems: a grand challenge for science. Notes on a scandal: Leaked documents expose hospital’s deadly failures. What happens to your digital assets when you die? It's Hun Sen's Cambodia. The Year That Made Me: Baroness Caroline Cox, 1982. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Who are the people in Australia not being heard?

Duration:02:39:53

Sunday Extra, August 12 2018

8/11/2018
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Correspondents Report. Is the Malaysian government threatening China's vision in South East Asia? Disasters are not natural. Falling short: Fake news and financial markets . Raised in London with Jewish ancestry and African heritage writer Afua Hirsch has had a lifelong struggle with identity. The Banking Royal Commission shines a spotlight on superannuation regulation. The year that Made Me: Eddie Izzard, 1969. Tweet of the Week. The Roundtable: Is climate change causing extreme weather...

Duration:01:57:56

Sunday 5 August 2018

8/4/2018
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Correspondents Report. This constant war. Fake boob news. Not fare: How taxi licences collapsed in value, destroying lives and livelihoods. A new charitable fund for Australian sport. Rise of the neo-bank . The Year That Made Me: Tim Watson-Munro, 1978. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: What legal right does your employer have to keep your opinions silent?

Duration:02:39:32

Sunday 29 July 2018

7/28/2018
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Correspondents Report. Anglers tempting fate with crocodiles in Kakadu National Park. Let the bacteria live. Rough justice: Can the NT keep its kids safe? Super Saturday by elections. From cricketer to head of state. The Year That Made Me: Olfat Mahmoud, 1979. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable - Is Australia's migration system working well?

Duration:02:39:39

Sunday 22 July 2018

7/21/2018
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Correspondents Report. Can "non-lethal" shark control measures replace nets at Australian beaches? The pursuit of perfect private parts. They're still victims: Redress scheme may reject abuse survivors who turned to crime . Open plan offices are closing down communication . Tech experts say digital human rights are being eroded in Australia. The Year That Made Me: Talal Yassine, 2001. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Is Putin making Russia great again?

Duration:02:39:17

Sunday day month year

7/14/2018
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Correspondents Report. New study says evolution of human was "multi-ethnic and multicultural". Awe-inspiring weather with Nate Byrne. When the dust settles: Home renovators, the next wave of asbestos-related deaths. When Trump meets Putin. New Zealand anger over deportations. The Year That Made Me: Ben McKelvey, 2006. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable: Will young farmers change farming practices to deal with drought?

Duration:02:39:32

Sunday 8 July 2018

7/7/2018
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Correspondents Report. What do Denmark's hard line migrant assimilation measures involve? Feminism, science, love — the shaping of Wonder Woman. The drugs don't work: Patients and paramedics expose Queensland Ambulance Service scandal . Which Trump will show up at NATO? Thailand cave rescue. The Year That Made Me: Hugh Mackay, 1962. Tweet of the week. 'Because of her, we can'. The Roundtable: How to stop the biotech ‘valley of death’ in Australia.

Duration:02:39:36

Sunday 1 July 2018

6/30/2018
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Correspondents Report. A second chance for extinct animals. Dude, where's my flying car? Back home from ISIS. Migrants trapped in the desert. The Academy in a bid to make Oscars more diverse. The Year That Made Me: Future D. Fidel, 2001. Tweet of the week. The Roundtable.

Duration:01:59:02