20 episodes

A collection of stories, essays, interviews, thoughts and rediscovered notes found down the back of sofas rehashed in order to create content. Topics include politics, environmentalism, veganism, spirituality, atheism & religion, creativity, body image, feminism, pornography, grief, mental health and so on.

Savage Balance Podcas‪t‬ savbalpod

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A collection of stories, essays, interviews, thoughts and rediscovered notes found down the back of sofas rehashed in order to create content. Topics include politics, environmentalism, veganism, spirituality, atheism & religion, creativity, body image, feminism, pornography, grief, mental health and so on.

    Ep. 19: Trump, Hitler & The Language Of Violence (Part 2)

    Ep. 19: Trump, Hitler & The Language Of Violence (Part 2)

    In this second part, I delve deeper into comparing the types of language used by Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler, and answer why this is still relevant as well as how we can protect ourselves from it. 
     
    LINKS:
     
    ANTHONY COMELLO IS CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF FRANCESCO CALI (ARTICLE)
     
    HOW TRUMP HAS INCITED VIOLENCE FOR YEARS (YOUTUBE)
     
    THE PEOPLE TRUMP HAS CALLED 'ANIMALS' SINCE RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT (YOUTUBE)
     
    CAPITOL ROITS: DID TRUMP'S WORDS AT RALLY REALLY INCITE VIOLENCE? (ARTICLE)
     
    HOW TO READ HITLER: BY NEIL GREGOR (BOOK - DOWNLOAD)
     
    DERREN BROWN: THE PUSH TRAILER (NETFLIX)
     
    NEUROSCIENCE OF LAUGHTER & PLAY - UNDER THE SKIN WITH RUSSELL BRAND #009
    (I didn't mention this in the podcast, it relates loosely and is just a really interesting conversation, so check it out if you like)
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    TWITTER
    INSTAGRAM
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by Dolly Grey
    Music by Danny Tonks
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 43 min
    Ep. 18: Trump, Hitler & The Language Of Violence (Part 1)

    Ep. 18: Trump, Hitler & The Language Of Violence (Part 1)

    I analyse the use of Donald Trump's language in the speech he delivered prior to storming of the Capitol building on 6th January 2021, as well as examining the similarities in speech patterns between Trump and Adolf Hitler.
     
    LINKS:
     
    ANTHONY COMELLO IS CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF FRANCESCO CALI (ARTICLE)
     
    HOW TRUMP HAS INCITED VIOLENCE FOR YEARS (YOUTUBE)
     
    THE PEOPLE TRUMP HAS CALLED 'ANIMALS' SINCE RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT (YOUTUBE)
     
    CAPITOL ROITS: DID TRUMP'S WORDS AT RALLY REALLY INCITE VIOLENCE? (ARTICLE)
     
    HOW TO READ HITLER: BY NEIL GREGOR (BOOK - DOWNLOAD)
     
    DERREN BROWN: THE PUSH TRAILER (NETFLIX)
     
    NEUROSCIENCE OF LAUGHTER & PLAY - UNDER THE SKIN WITH RUSSELL BRAND #009
    (I didn't mention this in the podcast, it relates loosely and is just a really interesting conversation, so check it out if you like)
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    TWITTER
    INSTAGRAM
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by Dolly Grey
    Music by Danny Tonks
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 46 min
    Ep. 17 - Stilettos & Stupidity

    Ep. 17 - Stilettos & Stupidity

    I discuss some potential reasons why people may wear stilettos & critically analyse the word 'stupid'.
     
    LINKS:
     
    HOWARD GARDNER - MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES
     
    WHY ARE POWERFUL WOMEN ICONS ALWAYS WEARING HIGH HEELS? (ARTICLE)
     
    WHAT DO HAMBURGERS HAVE TO DO WITH GENDER? (CAROL J ADAMS INTRODUCTION - YOUTUBE)
     
    THE PORNOGRPAHY OF MEAT: CAROL J ADAMS (LIVESTREAM LECTURE - YOUTUBE)
     
    A SHEPHERDS LIFE BY JAMES REBANKS (AUDIBLE LINK + EXTRACT)
     
    EP63: ADDRESSING GENERAL WEALTH INEQUALITY (THE DAVID McWILLIAMS PODCAST)
     
    DAVID McWILLIAMS (THE BLINDBOY PODCAST)
    (Roughly 14.15mins in - intelligence conversation)
     
    ATTENTION - PROFESSOR PAUL DOLAN TEDxTALK (YOUTUBE)
     
    RE-DEFINING HAPPINESS W. PROFESSOR PAUL DOLAN (FBLM PODCAST - YOUTUBE)
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    https://twitter.com/savbalpod
    https://www.instagram.com/savagebalancepodcast/
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by https://www.instagram.com/dollynellygrey/
    Music by https://www.instagram.com/dannytonksmusic/
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 57 min
    Ep. 16 - Make Votes Matter: Klina Jordan Interview

    Ep. 16 - Make Votes Matter: Klina Jordan Interview

    Klina Jordan is the Co-Founder & Chief Executive of Make Votes Matter, a cross-party campaign to replace the voting system in the House Of Commons with Proportional Representation.
     
    We discuss our broken voting system, proportion representation, referendums, citizens assemblies, the House Of Lords, politicians and much more.
     
    LINKS:
     
    MAKES VOTES MATTER - JOIN THE MOVEMENT
     
    THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP: COMPARING THE UNREPRESENTATIVE VOTING SYSTEMS IN THE US/UK (ARTICLE)
     
    30M PEOPLE IN THE UK ARE NOT REPRESENTED DIRECTLY IN PARLIAMENT: WHY? (ARTICLE)
     
    JOHN CLEESE: WE NEED PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION TO #MAKEVOTES MATTER (YOUTUBE)
     
    THE ELECTION RESULTS DON'T MATCH THE VOTERS - TLDR EXPLAINS (YOUTUBE)
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    TWITTER
    INSTAGRAM
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by Dolly Grey
    Music by Danny Tonks
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 53 min
    Ep. 15 - Addiction: Childhood Trauma & Solutions (Part 2)

    Ep. 15 - Addiction: Childhood Trauma & Solutions (Part 2)

    In this 2nd part, I discuss what makes someone susceptible to addiction, childhood trauma and potential solutions.
     
    LINKS:
     
    TONY JAMESON: FOOTBALL MANAGER RUINED MY LIFE (STAND UP SHOW)
     
    JOHANN HARI - TED TALK
     
    GABOR MATE - TED TALK
     
    MAE MARTIN'S GUIDE TO 21ST CENTURY ADDICTION (BBC RADIO 4)
     
    HOW OUR CHILDHOOD SHAPES EVERY ASPECT OF OUR HEALTH WITH DR. GABOR MATE: FBLM PODCAST
     
    #118 THE RICH ROLL PODCAST: DR. GABOR MATE'S CALL FOR COMPASSION IN TREATING ADDICTION
     
    BLINDBOY: IS TRAUMA HEREDITARY? DO WE INHERIT OUR PAIN? (UNDER THE SKIN PODCAST)
     
    BOJACK HORSEMAN (NETFLIX)
     
    FEEL GOOD (CHANNEL 4)
     
    HOW TO HELP AN ABUSIVE ALCOHOLIC: THE RICH ROLL PODCAST
     
    MIND: ADDICTION & DEPENDENCY RESOURCES
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    TWITTER
    INSTAGRAM
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by Dolly Grey
    Music by Danny Tonks
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 53 min
    Ep. 14 - Addiction: Cycles Of Addiction & Football Manager (Part 1)

    Ep. 14 - Addiction: Cycles Of Addiction & Football Manager (Part 1)

    This is not a football podcast - I promise. I discuss my relationship with Football Manager as an entry point to talk about addiction, including the different types of addiction and addiction cycles.
     
    LINKS:
     
    TONY JAMESON: FOOTBALL MANAGER RUINED MY LIFE (STAND UP SHOW)
     
    JOHANN HARI - TED TALK
     
    GABOR MATE - TED TALK
     
    MAE MARTIN'S GUIDE TO 21ST CENTURY ADDICTION (BBC RADIO 4)
     
    HOW OUR CHILDHOOD SHAPES EVERY ASPECT OF OUR HEALTH WITH DR. GABOR MATE: FBLM PODCAST
     
    #118 THE RICH ROLL PODCAST: DR. GABOR MATE'S CALL FOR COMPASSION IN TREATING ADDICTION
     
    BLINDBOY: IS TRAUMA HEREDITARY? DO WE INHERIT OUR PAIN? (UNDER THE SKIN PODCAST)
     
    BOJACK HORSEMAN (NETFLIX)
     
    FEEL GOOD (CHANNEL 4)
     
    HOW TO HELP AN ABUSIVE ALCOHOLIC: THE RICH ROLL PODCAST
     
    MIND: ADDICTION & DEPENDENCY RESOURCES
     
     
    You can read the transcripts of all the podcasts at www.savbalpod.com
     
    TWITTER
    INSTAGRAM
    EMAIL: savbalpod@gmail.com
     
    Artwork by Dolly Grey
    Music by Danny Tonks
    They’re both tremendously talented, so please support them however you can.
     
    Hey, thanks for scrolling down and reading all that. That’s very sweet of you. Have a beautiful day. 

    • 49 min

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Love this guy...

Found this as a random search.....such an interesting listen, I play this while I work from home during these turbulent times. Thanks for giving us hope.

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