62 episodes

A weekly podcast with Jeevun and Michael - two young academics analysing politics, talking to guests and listening to jams.

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    • 4.9 • 40 Ratings

A weekly podcast with Jeevun and Michael - two young academics analysing politics, talking to guests and listening to jams.

    Our Predictions for 2022

    Our Predictions for 2022

    We discussed our predictions for 2022. On British Politics, the Climate, and COVID

    The Jam of the Week was Peru by Fireboy DML

    All of our Jams of the Week can also now be found on our Spotify playlist here

    Please get in touch with us via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. If you're old-school, the e-mail is politicsjamuk@gmail.com.

    The Music is How It Is by Jeris licensed under Creative Commons.

    The Politics JaM linktree can be found at: https://linktr.ee/PoliticsJaM

    • 47 min
    2021: What Happened and Why?

    2021: What Happened and Why?

    In our final pod of the year, we review some of the big news stories and themes to emerge from 2021: the future for Boris Johnson and the Labour Party, Black Lives Matter, COVID-19 and populism, and conflicts around the world.

    The Jams of the Year were Feeling by Ladipoe and Buju and Champagne Problems by Taylor Swift

    All of our Jams of the Week can also now be found on our Spotify playlist here

    Please get in touch with us via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. If you're old-school, the e-mail is politicsjamuk@gmail.com.

    The Music is How It Is by Jeris licensed under Creative Commons.

    The Politics JaM linktree can be found at: https://linktr.ee/PoliticsJaM

    • 1 hr 19 min
    The End-ish of Boris Johnson

    The End-ish of Boris Johnson

    This week, we chatted about all the latest partying government scandal, when PMs have to resign, and what it means for Boris' Premiership
    The Jam of the Week is Lazarus by Dave
    All of our Jams of the Week can also now be found on our Spotify playlist here

    Please get in touch with us via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. If you're old-school, the e-mail is politicsjamuk@gmail.com.

    The intro music is How It Is by Jeris licensed under Creative Commons.

    The Politics JaM linktree can be found at: https://linktr.ee/PoliticsJaM

    • 42 min
    Indian Farmers Beating Modi with Professor Christophe Jaffrelot

    Indian Farmers Beating Modi with Professor Christophe Jaffrelot

    This week, we were joined by Professor Christophe Jaffrelot to discuss the repeal of the farm laws in India, the growing political influence of farmers in India and Modi's style of governance.
    The Jam of the Week is Vandanaa Trayee by Ravi Shankar
    All of our Jams of the Week can also now be found on our Spotify playlist here

    Please get in touch with us via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. If you're old-school, the e-mail is politicsjamuk@gmail.com.

    The intro music is How It Is by Jeris licensed under Creative Commons.

    The Politics JaM linktree can be found at: https://linktr.ee/PoliticsJaM

    • 41 min
    Corruption in the Commons

    Corruption in the Commons

    This week, we discussed the corruption scandal in the Commons, how our constitution allows it, and its impact on democracy
    The Jam of the Week is I Got Five on It by Luniz
    All of our Jams of the Week can also now be found on our Spotify playlist here

    Please get in touch with us via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. If you're old-school, the e-mail is politicsjamuk@gmail.com.

    The intro music is How It Is by Jeris licensed under Creative Commons.

    The Politics JaM linktree can be found at: https://linktr.ee/PoliticsJaM

    • 39 min
    Brief Hiatus

    Brief Hiatus

    Just a quick message to say we are taking a few weeks off because life is manic. But we will be back soon!

    Hope you are all doing swell

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
40 Ratings

40 Ratings

SWSBy ,

People politics

Best politics pod for how policy impacts on people. By implication, how HARD it really is for people to impact policy. Thanks guys. I’ll be quoting you 😊👌🏼🙏🏼

chikanwrites ,

Amazing Podcast

I’m 16 and I love your podcast. It’s so easy to follow, detailed and extremely helpful as an A-level politics student! The broad range of views you bring is really refreshing. ❤️

Mr.arquinho ,

Throughly Refreshing Content

Nice to see two young individuals engaging in healthy political debates and discussions. Looking forward to seeing how the podcast develops. See a bright future for the type of content.

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