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Two politics students. One studying at Queen's University Belfast, and the other at University College Cork. On our podcast, we explore a range of political topics and events from across the globe, offering our own insights, delivering analysis and debating with ourselves and our guests.

North South Podcast Philip Smyth, Charlie Power

    • Government
    • 4.3 • 11 Ratings

Two politics students. One studying at Queen's University Belfast, and the other at University College Cork. On our podcast, we explore a range of political topics and events from across the globe, offering our own insights, delivering analysis and debating with ourselves and our guests.

    Tories turn blind eye to hungry children

    Tories turn blind eye to hungry children

    The MBE was enough to silence Marcus Rashford in his quest to feed hungry children in the UK. Today, the lads discuss the Tories decision to whip the votes against extending the free school meal plan until Easter 2021, their inability to empathise with the working classes and if Angela Rayner was correct in her "scum" assessment.

    • 14 min
    Poots puts the Boot in

    Poots puts the Boot in

    Edwin Poots, the former Health Minister who did not believe that homosexuals should give blood, was in the news again this week as he tried to turn COVID-19 into a sectarian issue. The two lads discussed it earlier.

    • 11 min
    Wussolini, NPHET & More Tory Incompetence

    Wussolini, NPHET & More Tory Incompetence

    Episode 20 for NSP looks at a number of issues in the past week including Trump's COVID-19, Varadkar's unhelpful comments on NPHET, Tory incompetence and the UK 10PM closure of pubs as well as much, much more!

    • 28 min
    Sophie Blaney on Abortion and Northern Irish Law

    Sophie Blaney on Abortion and Northern Irish Law

    This evening, UCL graduate Sophie Blaney joined Charlie to discuss how women are perceived as a "walking womb" in Northern Ireland and shares some of the stories she has been told throughout her research for her dissertation.

    • 20 min
    Adam Hallissey on the importance of Centrism

    Adam Hallissey on the importance of Centrism

    Today, Charlie spoke with Progressive Brief editor Adam Hallissey on the need for a strong centre and why it is what drives good policy and good governance.

    • 27 min
    Trump is running the Anti-Trump campaign, and doing it brilliantly

    Trump is running the Anti-Trump campaign, and doing it brilliantly

    The two lads discuss Trump's latest interview fiasco and how it will affect his re-election bid

    • 20 min

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