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Red Scare show

In which the Nerds consider the recent media coverage of Chinese influence on Australian politics, and the outcome of the 2017 – completely unnecessary – UK national election.

Your hosts:

  • Dr Stewart Jackson, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney
  • Dr Amanda Elliot, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Sydney

With their guests:

  • Associate Professor James Reilly, Department of Government and IR, Sydney ‎
  • Dr Diarmuid Maguire, Department of Government and IR, Sydney

With bonus post-show chatter that will turn you into an instant DUP expert!


Podcast Extra: 2015 UK Election


In this podcast only special, nerds regular Dr Peter Chen talks to expatriates from across the United Kingdom who work in the Department of Government about the UK general election with perspectives from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales:


  • Professor Colin Wight
  • Professor Allan McConnell
  • Dr Diarmuid Maguire
  • Dr Madeline Pill