Hamish Macdonald

First Name: Hamish
Last Name: Macdonald
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Audio interview
19 January 2017

Malcolm Turnbull's recent cabinet reshuffle means Australia will have its first ever federal Aboriginal minister, with West Australian MP, Ken Wyatt, given the portfolios of aged care and...

Audio program
12 January 2017

2017 is set to be a big year for the government on climate policy.

Audio interview
5 January 2017

Opt-out laws mean once a person dies, it's presumed they consent to donate their organs unless they've specifically signed up to an opt-out register.

Audio interview
2 January 2017

In the latest instalment of our series examining some of the major ethical issues of 2016, Andrew West of RN's Religion and Ethics Report speaks to Margaret Somerville on surrogacy.

Audio interview
21 December 2016

Prominent authors and publishers say the move to open the books market to international titles will threaten Australia's $2 billion publishing industry.

Audio interview
16 December 2016

The Sydney Morning Herald's investigative journalist, Kate McClymont, spent years investigating Eddie Obeid's wrongdoings and she joined RN Breakfast to discuss how she began...

Audio interview
7 September 2016

Interview with Philippe Legrain, a former advisor to the President of the European Commission, to discuss his argument that investing in refugees would reap an economic dividend of double the...

Audio interview
6 September 2016

Interview with US politics and media expert, Shanto Iyengar, to discuss how the press has reported on the current US presidential election campaign.