Politics Podcast

ABC Radio National

News & Politics

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.


Political ceremony versus political reality

April 21st, 2016

Episode 1515 of 1761 episodes

The disconnect between high political ceremony and grubby federal politics has fuelled the cynicism towards our political traditions. Do these traditions do anything to temper the behaviour of politicians by reminding them of the moral obligations of high office?

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