Emma Dawson, executive director at Per Capita, discusses industrial relations and social security in the lead up to the federal election. Cam Walker from Friends of the Earth swings by with his monthly environment segment following the controversial Commonwealth approval of the Adani coal mine. Plus the ‘Reading Room’ segment with authors Sally Rippin and Penni Russon.

Playlist for The Grapevine – 15 April 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: 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.