Big Ideas

2016
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January 1, 2016

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Hosted by Dr Norman Swan, this forum brings together leading international & domestic business & health executives from the private & public sectors to discuss better ways to run the health care system in Australia.
Episodes 2015
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Malcolm Fraser: St James Ethics Centre

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Former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser joins Simon Longstaff in conversation from St James Ethics Centre in Sydney to gives an interesting insight into what has shaped his values and his politics.
Episodes 2014
57:10

IQ2 Debate: Society Would Flourish Under Female Rule

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Society would flourish if women ruled the world. That's the premise for this debate. It's rowdy, rude and highly opinionated and very funny. Featuring Kerry Chikarovski, Helen Razer and Jane Caro.
54:16

Sydney Peace Prize 2014: Julian Burnside

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Julian Burnside; barrister, human rights advocate, writer and the winner of this year's Sydney Peace Prize discusses the rights of asylum seekers.
55:25

Monash University: Greg Barton on ISIS

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Director for the Centre for Islam & the Modern World - Greg Barton - sets out an historical context for the rise and rapid expansion of the Islamic State.
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Series 7 Episode 83 Melbourne Writers Festival 2014: Political Party Machine

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Presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world.
57:46

DNA Profiling: St James Ethics Centre

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What does a two and a half thousand year old skeletal DNA tells us about life and death in Africa, 2000 years ago? Vanessa Hayes is a world renowned expeart in African genomes & talks DNA profiling with Simon Longstaff.
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Series 7 Episode 81

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Presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world.
57:42

7/11/2014

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Presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world.
53:16

3/11/2014

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Presents the best public talks, debates and lectures from Australia and around the world.
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