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Politics Podcast

ABC Radio National

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Michelle Grattan reports from Canberra each weekday on Breakfast. Counterpoint and Late Night Live dip into all sides of political commentary and, if it's serious news, it'll be discussed all over RN from RN Drive to Sunday Extra.

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Electoral systems and failed democracies

January 19th, 2015

Episode 82 of 1761 episodes

In Australia we’re lucky enough to enjoy a well functioning democracy. Other countries, that call themselves democracies, aren’t so lucky; for them the system not only doesn’t work but in some instances has created almost insurmountable difficulties. Might the reason for this be how they vote?

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