Episode 36

Published on:

3rd Jun 2022

Winter of discontent

Nick Cater and Tim Blair on the week's events in Australia and abroad.

As Queen Elizabeth celebrates 70 years on the throne, Australian Prime minister Anthony Albanese warns that the monarchy’s days are numbered, announcing a push for a republic as the party’s next symbolic crusade but one.

The Amber Heard / Johnny Depp judgement puts the Me Too movement on notice

Plus an icy winter blast rips through southern Australia bringing a chill wind to the climate debate.

Warning: The Six O'Clock Swill contains irony

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About the Podcast

Six O'Clock Swill
Tim Blair, Nick Cater
Tim Blair and Nick Cater deliver the antidote to stupid in a weekly roundup of global political and cultural nonsense.
Warning: This show contains irony. Not suitable for listeners of a mirthless disposition.˜
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About your host

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Nick Cater heads up the Menzies Research Centre and writes a column for The Australian.
He is based in Sydney