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Power, unpacked. “Sway” is a new interview show hosted by Kara Swisher, “Silicon Valley’s most feared and well liked journalist.” Now taking on Washington, Hollywood and the world, Kara investigates power: who has it, who’s been denied it, and who dares to defy it. Every Monday and Thursday, from New York Times Opinion Audio.
 
Post Reports is the daily podcast from The Washington Post. Unparalleled reporting. Expert insight. Clear analysis. Everything you’ve come to expect from the newsroom of The Post. For your ears. Martine Powers is your host, asking the questions you didn’t know you wanted answered. Published weekdays by 5 p.m. Eastern time.
 
Let's make sense of the world – together. From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point host Meghna Chakrabarti speaks with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR.
 
A strong pillar in our Great Work--the loose cannons are going rogue in the Dim Age! A new feed to address some of the deeper and more controversial issues in our society: Censorship, Crimes Against Humanity, Alternative Health, Suppressed Science, Vaccine Hesitancy, Medical Martial Law, Authoritarian Creep, and don't forget the Fascists (real fascists, not people you don't like on Facebook). Your triggers have been warned. Buckle up
 
America feels divided. From the most salient questions about our national identity and place in the world, to fundamental concerns about technology, religion, the economy, and public policy, Intelligence Squared U.S. is here to help. A respite from polarized discussions, we bring together the smartest minds to debate and dissect issues in depth, restoring civility and bringing intelligence to the public square in the process.
 
Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.
 
A weekly discussion of current affairs in China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world. A SupChina production, hosted by Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn.
 
Behind every news headline, there’s another, deeper story. It’s a story about power. In Deep Background, Harvard Law School professor and Bloomberg View columnist Noah Feldman will bring together a cross-section of expert guests to explore the historical, scientific, legal, and cultural context that help us understand what’s really going on behind the biggest stories in the news.iHeartMedia is the exclusive podcast partner of Pushkin Industries.
 
In Intelligence Matters, former acting Director of the CIA Michael Morell, speaks with top leaders of the U.S. intelligence community as they reflect on their life, career and the critical roles they play in shaping national security policies. As a central figure in the most significant U.S. counter-terror efforts of the past two decades and a former CIA intelligence analyst, Morell is uniquely skilled at taking industry leading knowledge to make connections that provide deep insight into co ...
 
Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.
 
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Overcrowded clinics, extensive wait times and overworked doctors are taking a devastating toll on mothers and children in India. In this eye-opening talk, urogynecologist and TED Fellow Aparna Hegde exposes the systemic gaps that lead to preventable deaths every minute -- and introduces scalable, affordable and empowering tech solutions that improv…
 
Calum Franklin is executive head chef at Holborn Dining Room, and an internationally renowned pie-maker (dubbed 'The Pie King' by Jamie Oliver). On the episode, he talks to Lara Prendergast and Olivia Potts about how his menus try to recreate the nostalgia of his simple childhood meals, like fish pie; the centrality of pies to British cuisine; and …
 
Iranian President-elect Ebrahim Raisi said at his first press conference that the economy is a top priority and that nuclear negotiations should continue — but that he won’t meet with US President Joe Biden. And, a lot of people are thinking these days, “where’s my stuff?” During the pandemic, global supply chains have been out of whack, sometimes …
 
More at https://www.philosophytalk.org/shows/summer-reading-list-2021.As some parts of our lives return to a kind of normal, Josh and Ray ask authors and philosophers about what's on their summer reading lists. • Cory Doctorow on "Making Hay," his short story in "Make Shift: Dispatches from the Post-Pandemic Future"• Helen De Cruz from Saint Louis …
 
Russia Fires Warning Shots And Bombs Near UK Warship, China Threatens To JOIN Russian Counterattack. The Fourth Turning warns of a major crisis coming and this may be it. Russia has claimed Crimea as its own and issued threats to NATO allies for entering the occupied waters. China of course has been standing alongside Russia and is now warning that…
 
The Apple Daily, Hong Kong’s biggest pro-democracy newspaper, is publishing its final issue. The move comes a week after authorities froze the outlet’s bank accounts, raided its offices and arrested top editors. And, Hambali, an Indonesian pegged as al-Qaeda’s mastermind in Southeast Asia, was accused of plotting the “second wave” of 9/11 attacks. …
 
Houston Methodist was one of the nation’s first health systems to impose a coronavirus vaccine mandate. Now, 153 people have either resigned or been fired for refusing it. Plus, ethical questions in the Biden administration. And coming out in the NFL. Read more: More than 150 health-care workers who did not comply with a Houston-based hospital syst…
 
Remember learning humans use 10% of our brains? That's 100% false! Our brains are always active and actually have limits. Author Annie Murphy Paul and neuroscientist Peter Reiner join us. And, Massachusetts drug recovery centers are giving drug users a second chance to rebuild their lives. WBUR's Martha Bebinger has the story of one longtime drug u…
 
After a dismal summer last year, the demand for day camps and sleepaway camps is up. The president of the American Camp Association explains what the camp experience is like this summer. And, the Supreme Court ruled comments a cheerleader made about her school on social media were protected speech under the First Amendment. NPR's Carrie Johnson dis…
 
On this Deep Background mini-series about global power, Francis Fukuyama weighs in on the decay of liberal democracy and the rise of China as a global superpower. Fukayama is a renowned political scientist, political economist and author of many books, including The End of History and the Last Man and Political Order and Political Decay. He is curr…
 
Aggressive and hypocritical actions by the U.S. bolster the Iranian theocracy whose only mission is defense of their own power and state. Hamid Dabashi analyzes the recent presidential elections and the U.S. and Iranian relationship on theAnalysis.news with Paul Jay. Hi, I’m Paul Jay. Welcome to theAnalysis.news. Please don’t forget the donate butt…
 
In Ethiopia more details are emerging of escalating violence in Tigray as rebels fight back against federal troops. Eyewitnesses have told the BBC that people were killed in an airstrike on a market, but the Ethiopian military denied targeting civilians. We take a look at the process underway in Angola to amend the constitution. And the economic is…
 
While the pandemic meant a major touring hiatus for a lot of musical artists, writer, rapper, and singer Dessa kept creating content. She hosts a new BBC podcast called Deeply Human and has a radio drama in the works. In January, she announced a single series called "Ides," where she releases a new song on the 15th of every month. There's even one …
 
Sam's guest on this week's Book Club podcast is the chief librarian of Oxford's Bodleian Library, Richard Ovenden. In Burning The Books: A History of Knowledge Under Attack, he explores the long history and vital importance of libraries and archives -- and the equally long history of their destruction in acts of war, vandalism or censorship and the…
 
A few weeks ago, a company called Darktrace - put together by computer programmers in London and Cambridge - floated on the London Stock Exchange. It was valued at over £2 billion. It’s a pretty good example of a British tech success - its shares surged by 44 per cent, in stark contrast to Deliveroo, a better-known name, whose flotation saw its sha…
 
Ian Dunt talks to the troubled waters facing Boris Johnson electorally and Sarah Maslin explains the forces keeping Bolsonaro in power in Brazil, and the story of two Indigenous men that travelled the globe from America and Tahiti to Britain in the 18th century and the man who painted them both.
 
Biden White House ditches Ukraine military projectThe Duran: Episode 1014White House freezes Ukraine military package that includes lethal weaponsOfficials prepped $100 million worth of arms as Russia massed troops on the border, then put it on pause as the Biden-Putin summit approached.https://www.politico.com/amp/news/2021/06/18/white-house-ukrai…
 
Armenia elections give Pashinyan landslide win. Deeper ties with Russia promisedThe Duran: Episode 1013Armenian leader Pashinyan secures landslide victory in parliamentary elections - pledges to deepen ties with Russian-led blocshttps://www.rt.com/russia/527116-armenia-elections-results-preliminary/#Armenia #Russia #Pashinyan #TheDuran…
 
Top economic adviser at the White House, Professor Cecilia Rouse, has played down concerns that President Biden's huge stimulus programme is driving up inflation.In a rare interview, Prof Rouse said America's recovery from the pandemic had been "spectacular" but she acknowledged there would be bumps in the road with inflationary pressures, which sh…
 
The For the People Act, a bill created by House Democrats after the 2018 midterm elections, could have been the most sweeping expansion of voting rights in a generation. On Tuesday night, however, Senate Republicans filibustered the bill before it could even be debated. What lessons can we take from its demise? Guest: Nicholas Fandos, a congression…
 
Former West Indes cricketer Michael Holding has spoken passionately about the impact of racism. While working as a pundit for Sky Sports the former fast bowler – widely regarded as one of the greatest ever – gave an unplanned speech about unconscious prejudice. Now he has expanded on the subject in a new book - Why We Kneel, How We Rise - in which …
 
Megyn Kelly is joined by Gad Saad, evolutionary behavioral scientist and author of "The Parasitic Mind," to talk about the rise of victimhood in society and Harry and Meghan, fighting back in academia, the tyranny of the minority and "the murder of truth," the differences between men and women, "the oppression Olympics," the collective Munchausen s…
 
In this episode of Intelligence Matters, host Michael Morell speaks with Ambassador Dennis Ross, a leading expert on the Middle East, former senior U.S. diplomat and currently counselor and distinguished fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Ross and Morell discuss recent political changes in Israel, including the outlook for the…
 
First, Chris goes one-on-one with Democratic Senator Bob Casey. Then, Van Jones joins Chris to discuss what's next for Biden's legislative agenda. Chris wraps up the show with "The Wizard of Odds," Harry Enten on the White House's plan to address a nationwide surge in crime. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/priva…
 
Senate Republicans blocked a signature Democratic voting and election bill during a key test vote. Democrats were united in favor of the bill after securing support from Sen. Joe Manchin. Democratic Sen. Chris Coons joins AC360 to discuss the vote and says he doesn’t know if “there’s anything we can do to get Republicans on board with protecting ac…
 
A Democrat lawmaker threatens to remove the tax exemption status of the Catholic Church if it continues to consider not allowing communion to those who support abortion. What if these people did something radical like ... just follow the Catholic beliefs they claim they believe? And it looks like America won't be meeting President Biden's vaccinati…
 
Today on The Editors, Rich, Charlie, and Jim discuss Kyrsten Sinema’s op-ed, the ridiculous infrastructure talks, and the Sheldon Whitehouse beach club scandal. Editors’ picks: • Rich: Sarah Schutte’s upcoming print piece “For the Birds” • Charlie: Dominic Pino’s post “How Many Political Scientists Does It Take?” • Jim: Kyle Smith’s post “Bill de B…
 
UEFA has declined the Munich city council’s request to light up its stadium in rainbow colors for Germany’s final game against Hungary this week. Mayor Dieter Reiter made the request to protest an anti-LGBTQ law recently passed in Hungary. And over 800 members of Indigenous tribes from across Brazil are camped in the capital, Brasilia, to protest w…
 
Google Funded Wuhan Linked Virus Research Sparking Outrage Over Censorship, Conflict Of Interest. While Democrats and the left have fawned over Fauci and defended Google a massive conflict of interest may be at play. Youtube deleted a video from a senate hearing and from Republican Ron Johnson. Brett Weinstein also faced similar censorship But now …
 
In Oklahoma City, the 1995 bombing offers lessons — and warnings — for today’s fight against extremism. Plus, what a Supreme Court ruling means for the NCAA. Read more: Reporter Hannah Allam was in high school in Oklahoma City when Timothy McVeigh altered the skyline of her city for good. She remembers her classmates speculating about what could po…
 
The comedy series 'Girls5Eva,' which was just renewed for a second season, follows a 1990s band that reunites after a long stretch of obscurity. Goldsberry was once in a girl group herself. She spoke with Ann Marie Baldonado about women being pitted against each other in showbiz, her show-stopping song "Satisfied" in 'Hamilton,' and what she learne…
 
Ride-hailing services are struggling to keep up with the increased demand brought on by the easing of pandemic-related restrictions. Now fares are going up but drivers aren't seeing a fair cut. We speak with a Lyft driver in Austin, Texas. And, even though the pandemic kept cars off the road, traffic fatalities went up in 2020. Kansas City, Missour…
 
When Carl Nassib of the Las Vegas Raiders came out on his Instagram on Monday, he made history as the first openly gay active player in the NFL. Amit Paley of The Trevor Project discusses the significance of the announcement. And, Wilberforce University canceled $375,000 in debt for graduates. President Elfred Anthony Pinkard talks about the gestur…
 
Medical debt soared during the pandemic as people lost jobs, lost health insurance, and spent weeks in hospitals recovering from COVID-19. ProPublica reporter Marshall Allen spent years investigating high healthcare costs. Now he wants to convince everyone they do have the power to fight the system. We ask him how. Want to support 1A? Give to your …
 
The Tanzanian government says it will start to enrol young mothers back into education from next year, after the previous administration's approach of excluding them.The World Health Organisation’s Africa director Dr. Matshidiso Moeti explains why Covid-19 infections are on the rise in a number of African countries. And Togo launches an ambitious n…
 
This debate is on whether it's better to leave children into the universe or rather leave cultural imprints, books, technological developments, etc... LINKS TO GUESTS: Perspective Philosophy (PP): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqa_n6RNrYAfKCg8w6dOWqw JF: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4bVl8YKrVKAr6hZlvzkakQ Rules for chat: -Chats disrespectfu…
 
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