The New Federation
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A Podcast for Australia in the 21st Century.
||CleanEpisode 27 - The Federation||In this final episode, for a while at least, we discuss the state of the Federation, its past, present and future.||6 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26 - Coal Seam Gas||What's Australia doing about Coal Seam Gas? We tackle this, the extent of CSG exploration and our policy on renewable energy.||28 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25 - Immigration Ban||Were Sonia's comments on the Today show out of line or the tip of a new trend in national conversation? In light of Channel 9's pledge to free-speech we attempt to dig into what's causing public's anguish in response to the host's contentious comments..||20 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24 - Election 2016 The Senate||The Fractured Senate. The 2016 Election has rocked Canberra as we herald in a period of fragmented politics and uncertainty across the new players in the Senate.||8 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Election 2016 The House of Reps||It's neck and neck! With the final results of the 2016 Election yet to be officially declared we take a punt at what a close-race will mean for both sides of politics in the lower house.||7 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22 - NSW State Budget||Is the NSW State Budget literally killing you? Public hospitals jeopardised alongside the widespread privatisation of utilities, we dissect whether the government is making clever savings or taking on unnecessary risks.||29 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21 - Same-sex Plebiscite||Should we have a plebiscite for same-sex marriage? In this episode we debate the legitimacy of direct votes and why both parties are wrong on this issue.||22 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20 - Higher Education Part 2||What's the point of higher education? This week we take a deep look into whether everyone should have an opportunity to go to university. Video version with captions: https://www.facebook.com/thenewfederation/videos/1091741334247314/||15 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19 - Higher Education Part 1||Are we a nation obsessed with university degrees for every profession? We tackle falling entrance scores and the menace of grade inflation. Video version with captions: https://www.facebook.com/thenewfederation/videos/1086919101396204/||5 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18 - National Broadband Network||Still Buffering: Have we sabotaged Australia's internet future? We talk about the controversy around National Broadband Network documents and if the project will ever deliver what was promised.||31 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 17 - Illiterate Refugees||Does it really matter if refugees don't become millionaires? - What's the point of humanitarian settlement and why the media got it spectacularly wrong. We tackle those questions and more for this week's episode!||25 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 16 - Campaign 2016||Governments - who needs them! Why we might be throwing out a first-term government and if there's any sign of salvaging the sinking ship.||18 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 15 - Budget 2016||Cutting the belt on the 2016 Budget - Did Scott Morrison just give all the candy to the corporations? We take a sledgehammer to the political motivators behind Australia's plan for the next financial year.||18 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14 - Media Regulation||How do we regulate the media? Should we even do it? Mario reckons they should treated like any other trade. Saranga is a little sceptical.||10 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 13 - 60 Minutes||We get angry about the 60 Minutes abduction scandal. Mario gives us some insight from within the media industry. Things get hectic!||4 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
An excellent podcast that goes into detail about the happenings in Australia.