TALKING POLITICS

TALKING POLITICS

Adam Tooze/Shockwave

David and Helen talk to Adam Tooze about what we know about the crisis that we didn't know a month...

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Nate Silver

David and Helen talk to 538's Nate Silver about how to read the pandemic data and what they mean for...

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Nate Silver

David and Helen talk to 538's Nate Silver about how to read the pandemic data and what they mean for...

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British Politics: The Big Reset?

We discuss whether British politics is about to undergo a fundamental shift. Are we seeing a new role for the...

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British Politics: The Big Reset?

We discuss whether British politics is about to undergo a fundamental shift. Are we seeing a new role for the...

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In Praise of Hilary Mantel

In an Easter special David and Helen discuss their love of Hilary Mantel's Thomas Cromwell trilogy, and in particular...

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In Praise of Hilary Mantel

In an Easter special David and Helen discuss their love of Hilary Mantel's Thomas Cromwell trilogy, and in particular...

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Can America Cope?

David, Helen and Gary Gerstle discuss the impact of the pandemic on the fundamentals of American politics. What...

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Can America Cope?

David, Helen and Gary Gerstle discuss the impact of the pandemic on the fundamentals of American politics. What...

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Michael Lewis Updated

Another chance to hear the prophetic interview we recorded with Michael Lewis late last year, when he warned about...

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States of Emergency

David talks to Lea Ypi in Berlin and Helen Thompson in London about the various states of emergency that have been...

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Tara Westover/Educated

We catch up with Tara to reflect on what her experience of being educated without going to school means for a world...

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From Cholera to Coronavirus

David talks to the historian Richard Evans about the history of cholera epidemics in the 19th century and what they...

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Co-operation or Conflict?

This week we try to assess whether the Covid-19 pandemic is driving the world together or pushing it further...

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The View from Italy

David talks to Lucia Rubinelli, who is locked down in Northern Italy, about what life is like there and what politics...

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Adam Tooze Part 2

We catch up with Adam on the latest twists in the crisis: from the ECB's change of heart to new threats in emerging...

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Adam Tooze on the Crisis

We talk to Adam Tooze in New York about the possible impact of coronavirus on the global financial and political...

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Doomsday Clock

A special extra episode with Rachel Bronson, president of The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, about their decision...

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Superforecasting

We talk to David Spiegelhalter, Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk, about the science of...

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Super Tuesday Special: Biden's Back!

A special live edition recorded on the morning after Super Tuesday: we try to make sense of where the Democratic race...

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