https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-wfz5p-9396e3 In which we try to understand why it's not the extremes, but the centre, that has given up on democracy. David Adler talks to us about his research, and we learn about the centrist tribes: elites, anti-elite populists, and…
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-44j6f-90f036 In which we unpick the legacies of 1968 and all that: political fragmentation, the loss of authority, the cult of youth.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-dncc6-8d3053 In which we debate the 'equal opportunities revolution': how race & gender has changed, in the workplace & beyond
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-xqx9g-8b642c In which we debate the upcoming Italian elections. Also corruption, bunga bunga, communism, migrants, fascism, & Europe. In which we discuss the Oscar nominees. Also lame battles over representation & why hopelessness has replaced catastrophism.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-4uzmm-89eb56 In which we ask whether capitalism makes us mentally ill. Also, moral panics & why PC follows political defeats
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-g8rum-84c48f In which we discuss environmentalism: how to really be against austerity & why we need democratic planning
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-gd2wz-7f0eae In which we take on morality, ethics, identity, and solidarity... and that Internet everyone's always going on about.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-przfs-79cc93 In which we talk to Karl Sharro about satire in an absurd age.