Politics Podcast

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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.


Whitlam's dismissal 40 years on: Australian political montage

November 10th, 2015

Episode 1212 of 1761 episodes

Today, 40 years ago, Labor Prime Minister Gough Whitlam was dismissed by the Queen's representative, Governor General Sir John Kerr, and Liberal opposition leader Malcolm Fraser was commissioned as caretaker Prime Minister.

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