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Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny
Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny
The Australian National University

Mark Kenny takes a weekly look at politics and public affairs with expert analysis and discussion from researchers at The Australian National... more

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Matters of political survival

Bruce Wolpe joins us to discuss the Trump assassination attempt, questions about Biden’s leadership and the state of democracy. How will... more

17 Jul 2024 · 44 minutes
A question of recognition

Leading international law expert Donald Rothwell joins Democracy Sausage to talk Palestinian statehood, Senator Payman’s resignation from Labor and the... more

10 Jul 2024 · 48 minutes
UK election D-Day

Political strategist John McTernan and Atalanta’s Elizabeth Ames join us to talk about the UK election trail – betting scandals,... more

29 Jun 2024 · 46 minutes
Crises going nuclear

Security expert John Blaxland and physicist Ken Baldwin join us to discuss Dutton’s nuclear plans, politicised debates and poly-crisis. Is it... more

26 Jun 2024 · 53 minutes
America’s war with itself

Journalist and correspondent Nick Bryant joins Mark Kenny to discuss division in the United States of America. What was it like... more

19 Jun 2024 · 51 minutes
The world of the pre-citizen

Legal and youth justice expert Faith Gordon joins Mark Kenny to discuss young people, social media and democracy.What should the... more

05 Jun 2024 · 32 minutes
The state and democracy

This week we are getting back to the building blocks of politics and democracy with philosopher Philip Pettit.How did states... more

29 May 2024 · 54 minutes
Anthony Albanese on two years in the top job

Join us for a bonus barbecue, as Prime Minister Anthony Albanese speaks with Mark Kenny about his first two years... more

24 May 2024 · 44 minutes
Political prisoners

Economics professor, Sean Turnell, and writer and surgeon, Ma Thida, join us to discuss their experiences as political prisoners and... more

22 May 2024 · 45 minutes
Budgeting a soft landing

For this post-budget special, Elizabeth Ames and Peter Martin join us to break down whether this budget will allow a... more

15 May 2024 · 44 minutes
Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny
Matters of political survival
Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny