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.

April 18, 2018

/34/ War Propaganda ft. Tara McCormack

In which we laugh at The Times' hatchet job with one of its targets & wonder what the West's endgame is in Syria

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November 29, 2017

/19/ New Clarity? ft. Michael Brooks

In which we chat new alt-media, the US left, and Trump's Middle East policy

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September 2, 2017

Episode 16: Aung San Suu Kyi ain’t what she used to be

In which we learn about Burmese Buddhist nationalism, escalating violence against Muslims, and what happened to the West's liberal hero

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July 23, 2017

Episode 12: Russia Stole My Picnic Basket

In which we scratch our heads at Russophobia. Plus, strong male role models: Engels, Putin, and the Night King(?!)

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May 8, 2017

Episode 3: Milking the Kurds

Episode Three: In which we ask what's up with the new 'International Brigades' joining the Kurds, and venture a Spanish pronunciation of 'Rojava'.

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