Rear Vision - Podcast

ABC Radio National

News & Politics

We tease out the complex history behind those baffling events in the news.


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High-rise living

July 16th, 2017

How did high-rise fit in with evolving ideas about the city and what lessons were learned along the way?

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As North Korea edges closer and closer to being able to launch a nuclear weapon across the Pacific, US President Donald Trump is demanding China step up and put pressure on Pyongyang to stop its weapons program. But just how much influence does China have on the North Korean leadership? Would the kind of economic pressure President Trump wants...

Not all airports are the same – there are some airports that are a joy to fly into and others that are a nightmare.

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Islam in the Philippines

June 25th, 2017

The story of Islam in the Philippines.