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Jun 20, 2017

Filmmaker Jolyon Hoff and photographer Muzafar Ali joined Amy in the studio to talk about The Staging Post, their documentary that follows Ali and fellow refugees awaiting UNHCR processing at Cisarua, Indonesia. The film showcases the strength and agency of the refugee community who created the Cisarua Refugee Learning...


Jun 20, 2017

This week on Uncommon Sense we have four excellent interviews, conducted by our host Amy Mullins:

Sally Whyte deputy editor of Crikey on the latest in federal politics

Inside Story contributing editor Peter Mares discusses his essay 'Surfing With Singer' on the concept of effective altruism and the ways we evaluate...


Jun 13, 2017

This week on Uncommon Sense Dr Richard Denniss, Chief Economist at The Australia Institute spoke to Amy about his essay in The Monthly called 'Grandfathering the Australian Dream'. 


Jun 13, 2017

This week on Uncommon Sense we have four excellent interviews, conducted by our host Amy Mullins:

Ben Eltham, from New Matilda on the latest in federal politics.

Belkis Wille from Human Rights Watch joined us to talk about the human rights concerns in Iraq.

Actors Dan Spielman and Shareena Clanton came in to talk about...


Jun 6, 2017

The feature interview this week is with Professor Andrew Walter, Interim Director of the Melbourne School of Government. He was in the studio talking about the UK election campaign and policies in the lead up to election day – this...