Lidia Thorpe, former Greens MP for Northcote, speaks about advocacy for a range of issues relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across Australia. Treaty Advancement Commissioner Jill Gallagher provides an update on the treaty process in Victoria. And Lorena Allam, Indigenous Affairs Editor at The Guardian chats about their truth-telling series, The Killing Times.

Playlist for The Grapevine – 11 March 2019

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: urban planning and history with Assoc/Prof David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update; Guardian Australia reporter Benita Kolovos on Victorian state politics; Jeff Sparrow on politics, society, and everything in between; freedom of information correspondent Petra Stock, 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.