• How Good is Democracy? | Q&A
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    How Good is Democracy? | Q&A

    (CHEERING, APPLAUSE) Hello, and welcome to Q&A. I’m Tony Jones. And joining us in Melbourne – as you can hear – tonight, People’s Panellist Li Shee Su, a former IT executive who’s concerned that Australian democracy is letting us down, the Shadow Minister for Environment and Water, Terri Butler, British philosopher AC Grayling, whose latest books trace the history of philosophy and the crises in modern democracy. Now, La Trobe University historian Clare Wright, who chronicled the campaign to win the vote for women, and the Minister For Population And Urban Infrastructure, Alan Tudge. Please welcome our panel. Thank you. Q&A is coming to you live across eastern Australia on…

  • The Indigenous Voice | Q&A
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    The Indigenous Voice | Q&A

    (APPLAUSE) Good evening and welcome to Q&A. I’m Tony Jones. A special look at the case for the recognition of Indigenous Australians in our Constitution. Here to answer your questions tonight – one of the delegates from the Uluru convention that proposed an Indigenous voice to parliament, Sally Scales. Liberal MP and conservative advocate of the voice, Julian Leeser. Former Liberal candidate and Indigenous opponent of the voice, Jacinta Price. Co-chair of the joint committee on Closing the Gap, Pat Turner. And the Shadow Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Linda Burney. Please welcome our panel. We should say we’re disappointed that three key players who had agreed to join the panel…