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Uncommon Sense – 12 September 2023

A general music fill presented by Meaghan Weiley

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Uncommon Sense – 5 September 2023

Nick Feik on the climate crisis & whistleblower protections; The problem with 21st century virtues; Who was the real Catherine The Great?

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Uncommon Sense – 29 August 2023

It's the 7th Uncommon Sense Radiothon show, featuring all your favourite Uncommon Sense regulars and special guests environmentalist Bob Brown and BLB's Dave Graney.

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Uncommon Sense – 22 August 2023

Comedian and architecture enthusiast Tim 'Rosso' Ross talks about his love of modernist architecture and his upcoming Melbourne show, Designing a Legacy Live, inspired by his acclaimed ABC TV show and which…

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Uncommon Sense – 15 August 2023

A music fill presented by Meaghan Weiley

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Uncommon Sense – 8 August 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy

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Uncommon Sense – 1 August 2023

Kirby fills in for Amy Mullins; speaking to Luke Sinclair, coordinator at Sticky Institute, artist David Doyle, and writer Briohny Doyle.

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Uncommon Sense – 25 July 2023

Jacqui Baker fills in; Lucianne Tonti talks about the link between sustainable fashion and regenerative farming practices

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Uncommon Sense – 18 July 2023

Kirby fills in for Amy. Author and geography academic Lesley Head talks about human/'nature' relationships via plants and suburban backyards. Musician Lee Hannah chats field recording and ecological composition.

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Uncommon Sense – 11 July 2023

Billy with a music fill

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Uncommon Sense – 4 July 2023

A music fill with David Nichols

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Uncommon Sense – 27 June 2023

Alex Watts with a music fill

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Uncommon Sense – 20 June 2023

Mothafunk with a music fill

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Uncommon Sense – 13 June 2023

Judith Peppard fills in; learn about the history of Australian Women in Science; Donna Logue on 'Generation Women'

Uncommon Sense – 6 June 2023

Judith Peppard fills in - learn about Police Accountability with Ilo Diaz; Adrian McMahon on the 4 Day Work Week Australia trials

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Uncommon Sense – 30 May 2023

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander man and leading 'Voice' advocate Thomas Mayo and veteran broadcaster Kerry O'Brien sit down for an in-depth conversation about the proposed Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice to…

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Uncommon Sense – 23 May 2023

Ecologist, fungi expert, and nature photographer Alison Pouliot returns to discuss her fascinating new book, Underground Lovers: Encounters with Fungi. World renowned forest scientist Professor David Lindenmayer talks about the breaking news that…

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Uncommon Sense – 16 May 2023

Politics regulars Chris Wallace and Rachel Withers with a full federal budget analysis. Solomon Islander journalist Dorothy Wickham speaks from Honiara about the political realities and domestic concerns of Solomon Islanders as their…

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Uncommon Sense – 9 May 2023

A music fill hosted by Alex Watts

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Uncommon Sense – 2 May 2023

A music fill hosted by Jess Zanoni

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Uncommon Sense – 25 April 2023

A music fill hosted by Chelsea King

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Uncommon Sense – 18 April 2023

Former Leader of the Australian Greens Party Bob Brown joins Amy for an in-depth conversation about his life as an environmentalist campaigning to save the Tarkine Forest, the Franklin River, and many other…

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Uncommon Sense – 11 April 2023

Jo with a music fill. Amy returns next week

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Uncommon Sense – 4 April 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy

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Uncommon Sense – 28 March 2023

Composer and contemporary classical pianist Sophie Hutchings speaks alongside FLOAT Founder Sofia Ilyas as they discuss Piano Day: Wednesday 29th March 2023 – an annual worldwide celebration of the piano held on…

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Uncommon Sense – 21 March 2023

Amy chats with historian Dr Emma Shortis and veteran journalist Brian Toohey as they delve into the multi-faceted problems with the AUKUS alliance, Australia's $368 billion nuclear submarines announcement, and former PM Paul…

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Uncommon Sense – 14 March 2023

Canberra-born Alix Biggs speaks to Amy while sheltering from a major air raid conducted by Russia in Ukraine's capital, Kyiv. Alix explains what life is like on the ground for everyday Ukrainians subject…

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Uncommon Sense – 7 March 2023

Rachel Withers, Contributing Editor to The Monthly and columnist for The Politics chats about the latest in federal politics, including The Voice to Parliament referendum, Labor's proposed amendments to the climate change "safeguard…

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Uncommon Sense – 28 February 2023

Dr Richard Denniss, Executive Director of The Australia Institute, returns to discuss federal COVID policy and the real causes of inflation and rising interest rates. Tania Wolff, President of the Law Institute of…

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Uncommon Sense – 21 February 2023

Acclaimed London-based writer Marina Benjamin speaks in-depth about her latest book, A Little Give: the unsung, unseen, undone work of women. In a set of interlinked essays and verse, Marina examines in her…

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Uncommon Sense – 14 February 2023

Activist and campaigner Judy Ryan discusses her new book on the battle for Victoria's first safe injecting facility, You Talk We Die. Luke Henriques-Gomes, the Guardian Australia's social affairs and inequality editor, speaks…

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Uncommon Sense – 7 February 2023

Dr Ben Eltham from Monash University and Associate Professor Jo Caust from The University of Melbourne join Amy to delve into the detail of Australia's new arts and cultural policy, REVIVE. They talk…

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Uncommon Sense – 31 January 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy over summer

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Uncommon Sense – 24 January 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy over summer

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Uncommon Sense – 17 January 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy over summer

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Uncommon Sense – 10 January 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy over summer

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Uncommon Sense – 3 January 2023

Judith Peppard fills in for Amy over summer

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Uncommon Sense – 20 December 2022

A special end of year show with Frank Bongiorno, and regulars Emma Shortis and Andrew Walter! Plus Amy's musical favourites of 2022

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Uncommon Sense – 13 December 2022

Professor Raina Macintyre talks about her new book on pandemics & biosecurity, Dark Winter. A world-leading epidemiologist and biosecurity expert Raina MacIntyre provides insights into historical biological attacks, lab accidents and epidemics…

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