Listen to The Grapevine - 18 Spetember 201754:1818 September 2017

This week Kulja and Dylan speak with Katharine Murphy, the political editor at The Guardian, about people turning away from news services

Then, Historian Claire Higgins comes on the show to talk about her new book, Asylum by Boat: Origins of Australia's Refugee Policy

Finally, The Reading Room returns with Sally Rippin and Alexandra Yatomi-Clarke who owns the publisher Berbay Books

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: Reading Room with Sally Rippin; urban history with Dr David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.