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TyskySour: McDonnell’s Budget Preview
53:33Rishi Sunak will this week deliver a budget and spending review that will shape how Britain rebuilds following Covid-19. We speak to former shadow chancellor John McDonnell about what he thinks should be in it. With Michael Walker and Ash Sarkar.
Planet B: Noam Chomsky on Roosevelt’s Legacy and Indigenous Demands
36:43Noam Chomsky warns against a Green New Deal that would save capitalism rather than dismantling it in an extended interview from Planet B: Everything Must Change. The eminent activist and political writer talks to Dalia Gebrial about his vision of a Green New Deal and the lessons we can take from Franklin D. Roosevelt’s original […]
TyskySour: Get Ready For Your Third Jab
1:03:59Trials have shown booster shots to be incredibly effective at preventing symptomatic Covid-19. Will it be enough to get us through winter without new restrictions? With Michael Walker and Aaron Bastani.
Planet B: Everything Must Change – Land (Ep 2)
1:00:04In the second episode of Planet B: Everything Must Change, Harpreet Kaur Paul investigates how the way we’re using land is accelerating the climate crisis and violating the rights of local communities. How has the logic of extraction and commodification shaped the land we live on? And how can we reorient our relationship with the […]
TyskySour: The UK Plan For Net Zero
1:03:20Boris Johnson has announced long-awaited plans for Britain to reach net zero carbon emissions, but are they ambitious enough to hit that target? Plus, reaction to Sajid Javid’s Covid-19 briefing. With Michael Walker and Dalia Gebrial.
Planet B: Sarah Jaffe on Green Work or No Work
37:30Sarah Jaffe contrasts the demand for green jobs with the growing resistance to work in an extended interview from Planet B: Everything Must Change. The author of Work Won’t Love You Back talks to Dalia Gebrial about the “good, green union jobs” and why there won’t be enough of them to go round, and explains […]
TyskySour: Amess Death Sparks MP Safety Debate
56:33The death of David Amess has renewed debates about the safety of MPs, social media anonymity, online radicalisation & civility in politics. Where are changes needed, and where is the media missing the point? With Michael Walker and Ash Sarkar.
Planet B: Jeremy Corbyn on Green Industrial Revolution (Bonus interview)
27:56Jeremy Corbyn lays out his hopes for the global fight against climate breakdown in this bonus interview from Planet B: Everything Must Change. The Labour MP talks to Dalia Gebrial about environmental reparations, a just transition in the North Sea oil sector, the influence of lobbyists and his belief in the power of grassroots organisation. […]
TyskySour: Tory MP Stabbed in Essex Attack
1:02:52For the second time in six years a British MP has been violently killed while doing their job. We discuss the circumstances of the tragic death of Sir David Amess, and why it seems Britain cannot keep its politicians safe from harm. Also on the show: – Dominic Cummings Attacks Keir Starmer as an “Uber […]
Planet B: Everything Must Change – Work (Ep 1)
1:06:04Commute. Pollute. Repeat. What are we working for? In the first episode of Planet B: Everything Must Change, host Dalia Gebrial tackles the future of work. As the climate changes, what kinds of work will we find ourselves doing? Which of our jobs will be valued, and which will become obsolete? What would a “just […]