Between The Lines - ABC Radio National


Making sense of Australia’s place in the world, Between the Lines puts contemporary international issues and events into a broader historical context, seeking out original perspectives and challenging accepted wisdoms.


Claim this podcast

Remove this podcast

Play Latest Episode:

Title: Australia's very own Brexit and how to be a dictator

Australia's very own Brexit and how to be a dictator

November 13th, 2019

Why haven't we in Australia witnessed a populist explosion? Not One Nation nor Clive Palmer can compare with the nativism now seen across Europe and the… Go to Episode

Where to now for Labor? And will the UK get Brexit for Christmas?

November 6th, 2019

Six months after losing the unlosable election, what now for the Australian Labor Party? Some believe that Bill Shorten took the right mix of policies… Go to Episode

Now that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, what next for ISIS? And 75 years of the Liberal Party

October 30th, 2019

Islamic State mastermind Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead. Now what? After five years of his Sunni jihadist movement's caliphate across parts of Syria and… Go to Episode

Joe Biden advisor on why Australia should play a larger leadership role in the Indo-Pacific

October 23rd, 2019

Joe Biden's advisor, Nicholas Burns, blames China for the 'theft of American intellectual property.' He says they have 'ripped off part of the natural… Go to Episode