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You may have seen him on the telly, or heard him on the wireless. But Brian Taylor is back on the airwaves - this time, delving into Scotland's politics with The Herald. Join him in the lead up to the Holyrood election where he'll be grilling the party leaders on their policies, and asking them the questions that really matter. He'll be bringing fresh analysis and insight into the biggest stories across Scotland, drawing on years of experience in the media industry, and talking to the people ...
 
Think Like a Founder is a series of conversations with leaders, thinkers, inventors, revolutionaries, problem-solvers, and smart, nice people. Hosted by Maureen Taylor, co-founder of SNP Communications, this podcast dives deeper into a founder’s mindset and mentality -- what makes them tick? The curiosity. The relentlessness. The crazy. The sacrifice. The loneliness. Host, Maureen Taylor (or Mo, as most know her) started SNP Communications with her husband, Renn Vara more than 25 years ago, ...
 
From their tiny Nashville apartment, Cory Estreen and Taylor Huff, begrudgingly millennial and happily engaged, stumble into 2021 with hopes of finding truths in what was clearly the craziest year in American history. Listeners can expect a variety of topics ranging from pop culture to politics to gaming and entertainment.
 
Broadcaster Stuart Cosgrove and Professor Eamonn O’Neill host Talk Media: a forensic analysis of how the media works, and who works the media. Packed full of candid commentary and informed opinion, Talk Media features a weekly guest commentator from the worlds of journalism, entertainment and politics.
 
Come along with me, Shaun Newman, as I track down unique stories centered around the city of Lloydminster AB/SK, Canada’s Border City. ​ The formula for the Podcast is my 60-20-20 principle: ​60% Sports 20% History 20% Adventurous People. ​ I am a former pro hockey player, who graduated with a BA in History and in 2006 biked across Canada. ​ Believe life is an adventure and everyone has a unique story to tell. Here we will try and uncover some of those stories.
 
A funny and irreverent look at movies, tv shows, and pop culture from a bunch of salty nerds. Every week the Salty Crew looks at different movies and TV shows, breaks down what makes them work (and what doesn't), and offers their smarty-pants opinions and commentary. Meant to be informative and entertaining, if you're looking for a fun, yet educational, podcast about movies, tv shows, and other stuff Hollywood pumps out, then be sure to check out The Salty Nerd Podcast!
 
Twice a week the New Statesman politics team - Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea - discuss the latest in UK politics. From Boris Johnson's latest battle with backbenchers to the machinery behind the Labour Party's opposition attack lines, this is the debrief you need to understand what's really happening in Westminster and beyond. New episodes Tuesday and Friday. Send your questions at youaskus.co.uk.
 
The Scotsman's political reporters guide you through the changing landscape of Scottish politics. From Scottish Independence to education and everything in between, they will offer unrivalled insight, explain the political issues of the day, take a deeper look into the problems behind them and introduce you to those who are ultimately tasked with solving them. The Steamie is a Laudable production by the Scotsman coming to you on all your major podcasting platforms this March.
 
The Socialist Correspondent attempts to get to the truth behind events. Using Marxist principles, it shines a light on those responsible for war, terrorism and exploitation and reports and analyses the struggles of working people across the globe. The Socialist Correspondent is partisan. It unashamedly supports those fighting for peace, justice and socialism.
 
Iconici Radio MMA is now The SnP Show which broadcasts every Thursday at 8pm Mst and Saturday at 2pm Mst. live. The show is hosted by Syndee and Poetrynmotion. Make sure to click on the link to hear our new and improved show. Syndee brings her unique boisterous female view on this quickly growing sport of MMA, her Co host Poetrynmotion adds a male perspective on MMA which makes our MMA radio talk show different from all the rest out there. We feature top MMA fighters, coaches and promotion i ...
 
This is Conscience Or Crazy?? Podcast We discussed the real on media, politricks, sports, hip hop, and much more. The purpose or goal is to make individuals think for yourself think and question everything including if we are Conscience Or Crazy?? ~"If you are neutral on situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor."-Desmond Tutu, "A man who stands for nothing will fall for anything" -Malcolm X, " Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved on ...
 
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Guests include Wales Deputy Social Services Minister Julie Morgan MS, independent councillor for Nefyn Gruffydd Williams, Director of the Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru Matthew Dicks, Senior Research Fellow at Britain’s largest independent social research organisation, NatCen, and a Professor of Politics at Strathclyde University Sir John Cur…
 
In this special episode of The Brian Taylor Podcast, Brian is joined by depute leader of the SNP Keith Brown. Their conversation comes in the midst of this year's virtual SNP Conference, and they catch up on Scottish independence, spending on health and social care and the implications of re-joining the EU as an independent country. See acast.com/p…
 
The yearly "August Bites" Episode has the Salty Crew cheering for the giant monster alligators this week as the Nerds watch two cheap campy B movies and one masterpiece of Alligator cinema. (We're not telling you which is which, though!) So prepare yourself for lots of huge reptiles eating people, because we're talking ALLIGATOR MOVIES! If you want…
 
This week, Stephen Paton (@stephenpaton134) talks about GERS, the SNP/Green co-operation deal and more. New episodes every Friday – and to reward our listeners, you can now get 20% off an annual subscription to The National (at https://www.thenational.scot/subscribe/) using voucher code NATIONALPOD2021 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out …
 
Stuart and Eamonn are joined by writer and commentator, Jane Graham. This week - reactions to the SNP/Green Party deal, the Jess Brammar ‘bias’ controversy and a listener question about breaking difficult stories. At the end of the show, Stuart, Eamonn and Jane share their media recommendations. RECOMMENDATIONS: Stuart: ‘Designated Survivor’ - dram…
 
The Scotsman's politics team takes a look at the big news in UK and Scottish politics, examining the SNP's deal with the Scottish Greens and the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan. Credits: Music from Uppbeat (free for Creators!): https://uppbeat.io/t/soundroll/good-thing License code: FEWU7SEEDXBYDFV7 1.Scottish Parliament / 22 September 2020/ Piers Mo…
 
It’s the week in which Nicola Sturgeon called in the Army to help the stretched ambulance service cope with demand. Boris Johnson rearranged his cabinet and the impact of the SNP’s deal with the Greens started to hit home. You can get a free month of unlimited access to The Courier or The Press & Journal websites; just go to https://www.thecourier.…
 
This week Stephen Paton (@stephenpaton134) talks about the latest polls, Tory plans to take us back in time and more. New episodes every Friday – and to reward our listeners, you can now get 20% off an annual subscription to The National (at https://www.thenational.scot/subscribe/) using voucher code NATIONALPOD2021 See acast.com/privacy for privac…
 
Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss Boris Johnson's cabinet reshuffle in which Dominic Raab was demoted to Justice Secretary and Liz Truss became Foreign Secretary. Then, in You Ask Us, they answer listener questions about Stephen's extended interview with Keir Starmer. If you'd like to submit a question for You Ask Us, please ema…
 
Calls for action on the Scottish ambulance delays and backlogs are a focal point of this week's episode. Meanwhile, the Covid vaccine passports provoke a debate weighing up the possibility for incentives rather than deterrents being used to drive vaccination. Brian and Alistair Grant of The Herald's political team are joined by SNP MSP Clare Adamso…
 
On this episode of Think Like A Founder, SNP Co-Founder & CEO Maureen Taylor speaks with Lyndsay Rush and Allie LeFevere, Co-Founders of Obedient Agency. They talk about integrity, asking “why not?” instead of “why?” and not playing a coward’s game. Obedient is a humor branding and marketing agency that uses strategic fun to turn businesses into un…
 
Government ministers have been blowing hot and cold about vaccine passports. Now the Westminster government says it is not planning to introduce them to England, though they're being kept as an option should things change. The Welsh government is thinking about them, while Northern Ireland has rejected them for now. In Scotland vaccine passports ar…
 
Stuart and Eamonn are joined by former international footballer, Michael Stewart. This week - ITV’s report on Barlinnie Prison, controversy surrounding Janey Godley’s past tweets, Andrew Neil’s departure from GB News and a listener question about last week’s show. At the end of the show, Stuart, Eamonn and Michael share their personal media recomme…
 
The Nerds dive into the third episode of season 2 of SEE, called The Compass, which introduces us to some much-needed backstory AND a secret society of blind female ninjas. (No joke.) The Nerds also deliver yet another fashion report for the blind and encourage everyone to make #TOADFUNE happen. Chet Chet! WARNING: SPOILERS And don't forget to chec…
 
William Thomson and Kairin van Sweeden talk to Mike Small, Editor of Bella Caledonia and Author of "Scotland's Local Food Revolution" about Scotland's food security and food sovereignty. 00:12 Scotland has such huge food resources so why are we not food sovereign? 00:58 Obstacles to food sovereignty in Scotland 02:02 How do we improve matters - and…
 
Stephen Bush interviews writer and journalist Jonn Elledge about his new book, The Compendium of (Not Quite) Everything. They discuss the joy of facts, what Stephen keeps on his toilet bookshelf and the best sci-fi and dystopias. Jonn’s book if available from all good book stores from 16 September If you have a question for You Ask Us, email podcas…
 
It’s the week in which Holyrood heard the SNP-Green programme for government, and opposition parties were less than impressed. We take a look at the highs and lows, and get to grips with Scotland’s new covid passport scheme. You can get a free month of unlimited access to The Courier or The Press & Journal websites; just go to https://www.thecourie…
 
This week, Stephen Paton (@stephenpaton134) discusses work continuing on independence within the Scottish Government, the latest polls and more. New episodes every Friday – and to reward our listeners, you can now get 20% off an annual subscription to The National (at https://www.thenational.scot/subscribe/) using voucher code NATIONALPOD2021 See a…
 
Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss Boris Johnson’s National Insurance rise to fund the NHS and Social Care and why there was no significant rebellion from Conservative MPs. Then in You Ask Us, they answer a listener’s question on why Labour aren’t calling for a wealth tax. If you have a question for You Ask Us, email podcasts@newstatesman.co.u…
 
It's a big week in Scottish politics, and in this latest episode of The Brian Taylor Podcast, conversation focuses on the prospect of a second independence referendum in the wake of the Programme for Government released earlier this week, as well as Boris Johnson's new tax to fund health and social care.Brian is joined by Miles Briggs of the Scotti…
 
Despite the continued mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic and the botched exit deal from the EU, Boris Johnson still seems Teflon coated. Johnson has been able to survive so far because of his popularity in the Tory Party and his huge majority in parliament. Also because the establishment want an orderly transition to a new leader which doesn’t…
 
At the start of the first pandemic lockdown the government announced a £20 uplift for those receiving Universal Credit, the benefit designed to help those of working age with their living costs. It made clear at the time that the extra money was temporary and, in the coming weeks, payments will start to be reduced. But is a cliff-edge drop in the i…
 
Stuart and Eamonn are joined by theatre critic and political commentator, Joyce McMillan. This week - Brexit consequences, controversy surrounding The Daily Record & Heart and Hand Podcast and Fran Unsworth’s departure from BBC News. Stuart, Eamonn and Joyce share their media recommendations. RECOMMENDATIONS: Stuart: ‘Worth’ - drama film on Netflix…
 
The Salty Nerds review the second episode of the AppleTV original series SEE, starring Jason Momoa, and they debate over whether or not this show is slowly becoming the overly ridiculous blind version of Game of Thrones. WARNING: SPOILERS Help support the podcast and get exclusive member's only episodes here: http://www.saltynerdclub.com…
 
Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea speak to New Statesman special correspondent Harry Lambert about his cover story on the decline of the Labour party. They talk about the key moments over the last 20 years and whether there’s any sign of any optimism for the party’s future. Then in You Ask Us, they answer a listener’s question about whether manifesto…
 
The Salty Nerds watch the new Amazon documentary VAL, about Val Kilmer's career and his struggle with cancer, and get super depressed. At least until Kadish tells them the entire documentary is a lie. Or is it? Come join us as we try to figure it out! Oh, and we're your huckleberry. Support the show by being a Salty Club member and get exclusive ad…
 
This week on State of the Union, Stephen Paton (@stephenpaton134) speaks on the co-operation deal, Tory attempts to undermine devolution and more. New episodes every Friday – and to reward our listeners, you can now get 20% off an annual subscription to The National (at https://www.thenational.scot/subscribe/) using voucher code NATIONALPOD2021 See…
 
It’s the week in which we publish our 100th show, the Scottish Parliament got back down to business, and Courier editor David Clegg shares the best bits of his new book on just what went down between Salmond and Sturgeon. You can get a free month of unlimited access to The Courier or The Press & Journal websites; just go to https://www.thecourier.c…
 
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