Category: News & Politics

The global politics podcast at the end of the End of History. The period in which Western liberal democracy was held to be ‘the final form of human government’ is now over. We’re charting what’s emerging and what comes next. With help from a range of contributors, we scan the globe to understand the politics, economics, and culture of the new era. Fortnightly. Produced in Brazil/UK/South Africa/USA. By Alex Hochuli, Ben Fogel, Philip Cunliffe, George Hoare.

January 31, 2018

/27/ After Zuma ft. Sean Jacobs

In which we explore what Ramaphosa's South Africa will be like. Plus BRICS, Pan-Africanism, and @AfricasACountry 

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January 27, 2018

/26/ Prometheans United ft. Leigh Phillips

Bonus! In which Leigh stays with us to discuss innovation, automation, UBI... & why the wages are too damn low.

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January 24, 2018

/25/ Prometheans Unite! ft. Leigh Phillips

In which we discuss environmentalism: how to really be against austerity & why we need democratic planning

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January 10, 2018

/24/ #IranProtest ft. Arash Azizi

In which we learn the extent to which the protests challenge the Islamic Republic itself. Also, why such little support from the Western Left?

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