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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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The “horrible irony” of the Voice campaign

Author and academic Julianne Schultz joins Mark and Marija to discuss the media coverage of the Voice campaign and the... more

21 Sep 2023 · 56 minutes
Is Putin losing his grip on power?

Russia expert Derek Hutcheson joins us to discuss the reasons for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s political longevity and whether his... more

12 Sep 2023 · 53 minutes
Hangovers and hard landings

Researchers Nicholas Biddle and Intifar Chowdhury join us to discuss the impact of the inflation crisis on Australians’ wellbeing and... more

05 Sep 2023 · 44 minutes
The echidna strategy with Sam Roggeveen

Sam Roggeveen from the Lowy Institute joins us on this episode of Democracy Sausage to discuss Australia’s search for power... more

29 Aug 2023 · 46 minutes
The Voice with Megan Davis and George Williams

Megan Davis and George Williams join Mark Kenny live on campus to talk about Australia’s constitution and their new book,... more

24 Aug 2023 · 50 minutes
Saying the quiet part out loud

Frank Bongiorno and Liz Allen join us to discuss the political challenges facing the Labor Party in the wake of... more

22 Aug 2023 · 52 minutes
Labor’s AUKUS moonshot with Bob Carr

Former foreign minister Bob Carr joins Mark Kenny to talk about AUKUS, Julian Assange and the Australian government’s language around... more

16 Aug 2023 · 51 minutes
Cartel country

Independent Member of Parliament Kate Chaney joins us to discuss how to make Australian politics more transparent and ways to... more

08 Aug 2023 · 50 minutes
Mugged by reality: climate denial in retreat

Climatologist Janette Lindesay joins the show to discuss whether climate denial is finally on the decline and the science behind... more

01 Aug 2023 · 58 minutes
Dutton’s cul-de-sac

Global referendums expert Matt Qvortrup joins us to bust some referendum myths ahead of this year’s Voice vote and to... more

25 Jul 2023 · 58 minutes
Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny
The “horrible irony” of the Voice campaign
Democracy Sausage with Mark Kenny