Running thoughts

From our recent presenters

Portrait of Gabrielle Chan

More than anything, the ideas that unite the crossbench represent my main street.

Portrait of Joseph Stiglitz

The belief in the American dream is reinforced by anecdotes, by dramatic examples of individuals who have made it from the bottom to the top – but what matters most are an individual's life chances.

Portrait of Shaun Micallef

[Playing myself] would be too tedious for any audience.

Alia Shawkat in Conversation

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