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Amanda Vanstone

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Latest 13 Aug 2022 | Updated Daily

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Amanda Vanstone: Labor a 'serial disaster' for women in politics

RN Breakfast - Separate stories podcast

Former Howard Government Minister Amanda Vanstone, says the allegations that deceased Senator Kitching was bullied by senior colleagues is a reminder that Labor has a terrible track record when it comes to the treatment of women.She says that Labor Leader Anthony Albanese must come clean and explain what he knew about the bad behaviour


20 Mar 2022

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What makes Amanda Vanstone tick

What Makes You Tick?

Known as one of the toughest politicians of her time, Amanda Vanstone was outspoken and uncompromising as the only woman in John Howard's ministerial cabinet for many years. She was raised by her mother in a single-parent household and attended an all-girls school, an upbringing that would shape her politics for years to come.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


15 Mar 2022

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Vaccine Apartheid, missing empathy: Amanda Vanstone on Australian Story, recent history of Peru Pt. 2, secrets in national parliament? Drones in the Nevada desert, subs deal and the Pacific

Tuesday Hometime

Vaccine apartheid – Dr David Legge –  Peoples Health MovementAmanda Vanstone and her missing empathy shown on Australian Story – Emeritus Professor Stuart ReesPart 2 recent history of Peru – student and activist Sasha Gillies LekakisSecrets in national parliament? – Professor Spencer Zifkak from ACUDrones in the Nevada desert – Brian Terrell coordinator of Ban Killer DronesSubs deal and the Pacific – Nic Maclellan journalist and researcher

28 Sep 2021

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Amanda Vanstone - Her almost famous song, getting drunk on martinis and how she would hijack a plane

Pyne Time

Amanda Vanstone has achieved a great amount in her career, including mentoring Christopher. Hear the former ambassador reminisce with Christopher Pyne about getting drunk on martinis, how easy it could be to hijack a plane and when she wrote an 'almost' famous song. For more episodes download the free LiSTNR appSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


20 Jan 2021

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University of Adelaide Panel: Frances Adamson, Tanya Monro and Amanda Vanstone

A Podcast of One's Own with Julia Gillard

As an Honorary Visiting Professor of the University of Adelaide, Julia normally gives an annual public lecture to the University community. This was not possible in 2020, so Julia instead hosted this special episode of A Podcast of One's Own with three distinguished University of Adelaide alumna - former Australian Immigration Minister Amanda Vanstone, Australia's Chief Defence Scientist Tanya Monro and Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Secretary Frances Adamson.They discuss their their careers, early experiences with gender barriers and how they’ve been impacted by COVID-19. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


10 Jan 2021

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go43 - a dishonest mp? surely not! Amanda Vanstone tells porky pies on qanda

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26 Dec 2018