‘What’s Next?’ with Pat Gorman MP

WEBCAST VIDEO INSTAGRAM LIVE ‘WHAT’S NEXT?’ WITH PATRICK GORMAN MP 20 MAY 2020 Topics: Talking haircuts, WHO, GFC, US politics, China, handball  

Eureka Report: Australia-China relations

E&OE TRANSCRIPT PODCAST INTERVIEW EUREKA REPORT 20 MAY 2020 ALAN KOHLER (AK): And now here’s Kevin Rudd, former Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and now President of the Asia Society Policy Institute. Kevin, relations between Australia and China do seem to be deteriorating and we’ve had the Australian’s call China’s language as cheap politicking and the Chinese Ambassador to Australia said …

BBC NewsNight: China and the West

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW NEWSNIGHT, BBC 19 MAY 2020 EMILY MAITLIS, INTERVIEWER: Joining us now is Kevin Rudd, the former Australian prime minister and president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Doctor Bingchun Meng, the deputy head of the Department of Media and Communications at the LSE. Bingchun Meng, if I can pick up with you, you heard there …

BBC NewsDay: Trump’s WHO threats

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW BBC NEWSDAY 19 MAY 2020 Topics: COVID-19 JOURNALIST: What is your response to the Trump threat to withdraw from the WHO? What will the effect of that be? KEVIN RUDD: It’s very difficult to identify what’s real in President Trump’s policy agenda and what is pure, day to day, retail politic, by way of the politics …

CNN: ‘The Murdoch Mafia’

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW CNN, RELIABLE SOURCES 17 MAY 2020 BRIAN STELTER: Mr Rudd, thank you so much for joining me. KEVIN RUDD: It’s good to be on the program. STELTER: Let me ask you a very basic question: you describe the ‘Murdoch mafia’. How do you define that mafia? Who are you talking about? RUDD: Well, Rupert Murdoch himself …

ABC RN: The Coming Post-Covid Anarchy

E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW BETWEEN THE LINES, ABC RN 14 MAY 2020 Topic: Article in Foreign Affairs TOM SWITZER: Well as coronavirus continues to take a toll on the health of nations around the world, one thing has become clear: the winners and losers are not who we might have expected a year ago. The virus has taken an uneven …

Bloomberg: ‘Out of Office’ Podcast

INTERVIEW AUDIO: ‘OUT OF OFFICE’, 14 MAY 2020 The 26th Prime Minister of Australia, usually based in New York, is enjoying a few months at home, close to the Queensland farm he grew up on. Now the head of a global think tank, Kevin Rudd reflects on a childhood spent in a rural community, discusses the highs and lows of …

DW News: Coronavirus investigation

E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW DEUTSCHE WELLE, GERMANY 13 MAY 2020 Topics: International coronavirus investigation BRIAN THOMAS: One vocal critic of this high-stakes blame game is accusing President Trump and the Murdoch media empire, which includes Fox News, of intentionally stoking the war of words. The former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd is currently president of the Asia Society Policy Institute. …