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Showing posts from September, 2020

Favourite Podcasts September 2020

My favourite podcasts episodes this month talk about Human grit, difficulty of recycling plastics, social movements, a dying religion, the dismal state of Indian Economy/Politics/Media, a killer fungus which has evolved due to climate change and the invention of modern financial systems. The Guardian's Audio Long Reads America's 'untouchables': the silent power of the caste system 4 Sep 2020  ( listen  |  read ) Decolonising dermatology: why black and brown skin need better treatment 31 Aug 2020 ( listen  |  read ) The business of kidnapping: inside the secret world of hostage negotiation 28 Aug 2020 ( listen  |  read ) The last of the Zoroastrians 24 Aug 2020 ( listen  |  read ) The evolution of Extinction Rebellion 21 Aug 2020 ( listen  |  read ) NPR Planet Money The Murderer, The Boy King, And The Invention Of Modern Finance 4 Sep 2020 ( listen ) Waste Land Recycling plastic has never worked very well. So who convinced us this was a good idea? 11 Sep 2020 ( listen )