John Anderson: Conversations
  • John Anderson
64 episodes
You can not get good public policy out of a bad public debate.


Black lives matter… fathers matter too
2020 Sep 1611m 23s
John reads his recent op-ed published in The Australian on the problem of missing fathers, in disadvantaged communities and across all of society.
The Unrecognised Gift of Good Fathering
2020 Sep 1613m 44s
In this special video release, John reads an op-ed he recently penned for Quadrant Magazine, entitled 'The Unrecognised Gift of Good Fathering'.
John Anderson Direct: With Dr. Jay Bhattacharya, Professor of Medicine at Stanford University
2020 Aug 2432m 41s
In this special Direct interview, John is joined by Dr. Jay Bhattacharya, a Professor of Medicine and Professor (by Courtesy) of Economics at Stanford University.
Environment Matters: Featuring Emma Zalcman, Sam Coggins and Harry Campbell-Ross from The Crawford Fund
2020 Aug 1456m
In this special interview filmed at The Crawford Fund, John talks to Emma Zalcman, Sam Coggins and Harry Campbell-Ross, three of Australia’s brightest young agricultural researchers, about Australia's involvement in improving food security and agricultural techniques both domestically and internationally.
John Anderson Direct: With Victor Davis Hanson, Historian and Writer
2020 Aug 0359m 20s
Victor Davis Hanson is an American classicist, military historian, columnist, and farmer. He has been a commentator on contemporary politics for the National Review and The Washington Times and is currently the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution.
John Anderson Direct: With Coleman Hughes, Writer and Podcast Host
2020 Jul 2248m 14s
Coleman Hughes is a fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor at City Journal, where his writing focuses on race, public policy and applied ethics. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, National Review, Quillette and The Spectator.
Conversations: Featuring Professor Geoffrey Blainey, Australian Historian and Writer
2020 Jul 1554m 8s
John talks to Professor Geoffrey Blainey, Australia’s most prominent historian, on the importance of a thorough understanding of history, and the dangers associated with establishing too narrow a worldview.
Conversations: Featuring Professor Stephen Hicks, Professor of Philosophy
2020 Jun 1957m 26s
Prof. Stephen Hicks is a philosopher who is well known for his expertise in demystifying postmodernist ideology. His insights into postmodernism and political correctness have extra significance today as we see university progressive activism spilling out into the streets.
Environment Matters: Featuring Dr. Terry McCosker, Farmer, Researcher and Agricultural Innovator
2020 Jun 1858m 15s
Terry McCosker is an internationally acclaimed teacher and has worked in research, extension and property management in both government and private sectors for 45 years.
John Anderson Direct: With Dr. Warren Farrell, Author, Educator and Activist
2020 Jun 1159m 14s
Dr. Warren Farrell is an American educator, activist and author. His bestselling books have been published in 17 languages. Warren is a media staple in the US, making regular contributions to news and current affairs discussions, and has been chosen by the Financial Times as one of the world's top 100 thought leaders.