Podcasts

14 May 2016

‘The obsession with mental health is bad for everyone’

Sally Satel explains how therapy culture makes us sick.

‘We need a mayor as dynamic as London’

We talk the London mayor, Rhodes Must Fall and Leicester City.

‘The corporates are running scared of regulation’

We talk Dolmio, tap water with meals and the state of nannying across Europe.

‘Banning pornography is demeaning to women’

Nadine Strossen talks free speech, women's equality and defending porn.

22 April 2016

‘Trump is as politically correct as anyone else’

The threat of Trumpism and the fall of Bernie – this week's podcast.

19 April 2016

‘Students must challenge the cult of psychic vulnerability’

Listen to Brendan O'Neill's introduction to our student free-speech meet-up.

15 April 2016

‘Lena Dunham is a big pile of pudding’

Camille Paglia talks to Ella Whelan about feminism, transgenderism and Hillary.

9 April 2016

‘Universities should be dangerous spaces’

Jonathan Haidt talks Safe Spaces, microaggressions and campus fragility.

4 April 2016

‘The sugar tax is stupid and regressive’

Listen to the first episode of Last Orders, our new public-health podcast.

1 April 2016

‘Let’s breathe life back into the Enlightenment’

We discuss Enlightenment, academies and the Ghomeshi trial.