Election Podcast

Election Podcast

Australia

VICE Australia Presents: In lead up to the 2016 Australian Election, comedian Aamer Rahman sits down with a series of guests to dissect the under-reported stories from the last seven days, and more.

Episodes

VICE Election Podcast - Episode 3 (with Aamer Rahman)  

In our final episode, Aamer Rahman talks with our panel about what life is like for journalists held hostage by one of the longest election campaigns in Australian history. They also touch on Penny Wong's comments on the same-sex marriage plebiscite, and Scott Morrison's painful revelations about the bigotry he's suffered for being a straight, white, male Christian. This week's guests are editor of The Saturday Paper, Erik Jensen; paediatric nurse and activist Kate Pern; and Jess O'Callaghan, social media producer for the ABC's Radio National Drive, as well as another excellent #auspol podcast, The Party Room.

VICE Election Podcast - Episode 2 (with Aamer Rahman)  

In Episode 2, Aamer Rahman talks about Malcolm Turnbull’s innovative ideas boom, political opportunism in the wake of the Orlando shooting, the future of micro parties and why Liberal candidate Chris Jermyn has been trolling pizza chains. Panel features writer Roj Amedi, Sex Party Secretary Nevena Spirovska and astrophysicist Alan Duffy.

VICE Election Podcast - Episode 1  

In Episode 1, Aamer Rahman talks political apathy, feminism, Recognise vs Treaty, and George Christensen's attempted turtle bribery with political pundit Heath Pickering, activist Nayuka Gorrie, and journalist Jarni Blakkarly.

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