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New year, old problems

Tommy and Ben recap all of the world news you missed over the holidays, including the latest on...

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“Can language be more inclusive?”

Tommy introduces Worldos to Radiolingo, a new limited season podcast from Crooked Media and...

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Understanding Iran

Yeganeh and Jason Rezaian join Ben to answer all of your burning questions about Iran: what life...

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Brittney Griner is Home (with Jen Psaki)

Former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki subs in as cohost, talking with Ben about Brittney...

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Standing up to autocrats (and royals)

Tommy and Ben talk about the ongoing protests in China, Ukrainian strikes into Russia,...

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World Corrupt Episode 7: Stoppage Time!

Tommy and Rog examine a tournament in which politics, sport and humanity have all been laid bare;...

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Covid protests rock China

Tommy and Ben discuss the anti-covid lockdown protests sweeping across China, soccer and politics...

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World Corrupt Episode 6: A Dystopian World Cup

Tommy and Rog discuss what has been a surreal tournament thus far, from FIFA President Gianni...

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Thanksgiving Mailbag!

Tommy and Ben answer all of your burning foreign policy questions and give recommendations for...

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Did Russia bomb Poland?

Tommy and Ben cover the latest news out of Russia and Ukraine including reports that a Russian...

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Hope from Brazil

Ben and Tommy cover the ongoing debate about whether the US should be having talks with Russia...

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World Corrupt Episode 5: A Call to Action

With the beginning of the tournament just over two weeks away, Tommy and Roger dig into the...

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Bye Bye Bolsonaro

Tommy and Ben rejoice over Jair Bolsonaro’s defeat in Brazil and stress over early exit...

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World Corrupt Episode 4: The Dark Side of the 2022 World Cup

Tommy and Roger consider the complexities and deadly consequences of Qatar hosting the World Cup....

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The newest new British PM, with David Lammy

Tommy and Ben cover the wild week in British politics, the push for diplomacy in Ukraine from...

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World Corrupt Episode 3: Qatar’s path to the World Cup

Tommy and Roger look at how a country roughly the size of Connecticut with documented human...

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The British PM vs a head of lettuce

Ben and Tommy cover the latest from Ukraine, the ongoing disaster that is the Liz Truss-led Tory...

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World Corrupt Episode 2: “The Most Corrupt Thing I’ve Ever Seen”

Roger and Tommy dig into the history of FIFA, the governing body of international football, and...

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Chinese Communist Party Coachella

Tommy and Ben cover the latest from the war in Ukraine, including the bombing of a Russian bridge...

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World Corrupt Episode 1: A Toxic Love Affair between Politics and Sports

This fall, when the eyes of the world turn towards Qatar for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, a shadow...

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