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Saturday Extra - Full program podcast

ABC (Australia)

Saturday Extra brings you a lively array of stories and features covering a range of topics including international politics and business. One single audio file of each program - good for continuous listening.

Saturday Extra brings you a lively array of stories and features covering a range of topics including international politics and business. One single audio file of each program - good for continuous listening.
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Australia

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Saturday Extra brings you a lively array of stories and features covering a range of topics including international politics and business. One single audio file of each program - good for continuous listening.

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English


Episodes

India's progressive Supreme Court; Vietnam; Moneyland - A story of 21st century wealth and power; Laura Tingle on 'leadership'; The Spirit of Endeavour

10/5/2018
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India's progressive Supreme Court. Doing business in Vietnam. Moneyland - A story of 21st century wealth and power. Laura Tingle on 'leadership'. The Spirit of Endeavour.

Duration:01:24:24

Erdogan goes to Germany; Duties and responsibilities of a chairman; Is fracking sitting on an unstable footing? A Foreign Affair; rethinking cement and its emissions.

9/28/2018
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Erdogan changes his tune on Germany. Chairs under pressure. Could fracking set off the next financial crisis? A Foreign Affair - Iran, Female Foreign Ministers summit; Broadcasting to Asia/Pacific. Rethinking cement.

Duration:01:22:34

Media moguls in the political spotlight; Macron reinvents France; Why so many Royal Commissions; Showcasing ancient Rome; Idleness

9/21/2018
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Macron's quest to reinvent France. Media moguls face continued scrutiny over spill. Trending now: Royal Commissions. Roman culture and empire. Is idleness a vice or a virtue?

Duration:01:24:19

Bannon's masterplan; Life insurance anyone? Inside the GFC with Gordon de Brouwer; An economic strategy for India and Australia; Autobiography of Claire Tomalin

9/14/2018
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Bannon's European 'masterplan'. Life Insurance anyone? A decade after the GFC. Roadmap for a bold new India economic strategy. Claire Tomalin's autobiography. Hugh Riminton on GFC.

Duration:01:24:09

Brexit threatens Tory unity; New cyber security laws spark privacy fears; End of the post-Cold War era; Human rights in the age of AI; In Byron's Wake

9/7/2018
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Brexit mess. Cyber surveillance. George Friedman on how the GFC ended the myth of liberalism. Making AI human centred. In Byron's Wake.

Duration:01:24:27

Julie Bishop legacy; Germany's 'new western order'?; the effects of the mining boom; China and Australia forum; Peter Doherty, the incidental tourist

8/31/2018
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Bishop's legacy. New Western Order. The effects of the mining boom. Forum: the challenges of the Australia-China relationship. The Incidental Tourist.

Duration:01:24:10

Liberal leadership crisis; What pokies contribute to the economy; How Democracy Ends; A Foreign Affair: Indonesia, America and its Japanese bases

8/24/2018
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A new Prime Minister. The economic impact of poker machines . How Democracy Ends. A Foreign Affair - August.

Duration:01:24:25

Turkish contagion? Clubs & Penalty Rates Space lawfare; missile defence systems; the opioid crisis in America; An Australian heist

8/17/2018
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Turkey contagion. The clubs fighting to keep penalty rates. Space lawfare. The 'new age' of missile defence. America's Opioid Crisis. Australia's biggest gold heist.

Duration:01:24:09

Superannuation funds; Egypt on the edge; Debating immigration; the psychological effects of inequality; world's longest ship chase

8/10/2018
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Superannuation trustees. Egypt on the edge. Debating immigration. The psychological effects of inequality. World's longest ship chase.

Duration:01:25:01

A dangerous moment for Iran; Electoral crisis in Zimbabwe; the power of Central Bankers; Portugal's revival vis a vis Greek poverty; Robert Drewe

8/3/2018
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A dangerous moment for Iran. Zimbabwean election. Restoring the legitimacy of central banks. Portugal's revival. Short stories of the sea.

Duration:01:24:20

Nicaragua crisis; Alan Finkel on education; Media merger and Macquarie Bank leader change; A Foreign Affair; How to plan a 'good death'

7/27/2018
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Nicaragua in crisis. Too much talk not enough content. Farewell to Fairfax and Macquarie Bank CEO. A Foreign Affair . How to achieve a 'good' death.

Duration:01:24:03

Pakistan elections; Will Adani coal mine proceed? Trump and treason; Reclaiming populism; Hemingway's Cuba; and the reinvention of Paris

7/20/2018
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Is Pakistan's upcoming election Imran Khan's best chance of victory? Adani funding claims. Treason. What does populism really mean? Hemingway's Havana. Reinventing Paris.

Duration:01:24:55

UK government in chaos; Germany NATO & Trump; Broadcasting in the Pacific; Australia's Reconciliation Action Plans; The Cult of Napoleon

7/13/2018
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Brexit and the Tory Party. Trump shocks European allies. Broadcasting into the Pacific. Reconciliation Action Plans. The Cult of Napoleon.

Duration:01:25:03

Anti-radicalisation in Indonesia; Poland protests; Obsession with the Angloshpere; How 'America First' might affect Australia; Settling Syria; Alberto Manguel's library

7/6/2018
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Can Australia and Indonesia be friends? Tensions come to a head in Poland. Obsessed with the Anglosphere. How 'America First' might affect Australia. A solution for Syria. Packing up a personal library.

Duration:01:24:24

Can Australia thrive in turbulent region? Angela Merkel's future; Anti-slavery laws; Japan's view of a changing region; Australia versus NZ; A Foreign Affair - China

6/29/2018
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Will Australia thrive in a turbulent region? Will Angela Merkel survive? Modern Slavery Act. Japan's foreign policy in a changing region. A Foreign Affair - focus on China. Australia vs NZ.

Duration:01:24:22

Elon Musk under pressure; Turkey at the crossroads; Germaine Greer on menopause; Malaria scare; Iceland's World Cup.

6/22/2018
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Elon Musk under pressure. Turkey at a crossroads. Germaine Greer and the menopause. Malaria scare. Iceland's World Cup.

Duration:01:24:34

Melb Uni Vice-Chancellor Glyn Davis on the Ramsay Centre and Hannah Arendt; forced marriage in the UK and Australia; rapid pace of wind and solar development; regional implications of the Korea summit; WWII's secret pigeon service

6/15/2018
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Regional Fallout from the Trump Kim Summit. Record number of renewable energy projects coming on-line. Australia's first conference on forced marriage. Glyn Davis on the Ramsay Centre and Hannah Arendt. Secret pigeon service: the tale of a Belgian WWII network .

Duration:01:24:12

Universities and private money; instability in Jordan; global health programs that work and a history of the Southern Ocean

6/8/2018
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Protests in Jordan over austerity and arrests and reform in Saudi Arabia. Instability in the Pacific. Universities and private money. Successful health programs around the globe. A history of the Southern Ocean.

Duration:01:23:48

Italy's populist government; caveat emptor under threat; Australia- China ties; MI5 and me

6/1/2018
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Sweeping changes to Family Court. Italy's populist parties to form government. Buyer Beware under threat. Tensions in Australia-China relationship affect local community . MI5 and me.

Duration:01:24:31

Uluru statement from the Heart anniversary; crackdown on press freedom in Southeast Asia; corporate boards; A Foreign Affair

5/25/2018
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Press freedom in Southeast Asia. Uluru Statement from the heart: one year on. Corporate boards. A Foreign Affair. 19th century seafaring 'lady'.

Duration:01:24:08