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The Real Agenda Network, podcasts for political change, offers a range of content which aims to inform, inspire and involve those who want a democratic, inclusive and fairer society that respects human rights and protects the planet. The focus is on fixing the fundamental problems of our time, primarily the extreme economic inequality and the unnecessary financial hardship suffered by millions everyday by developing a political agenda that moves us from here to prosperity. That’s The Real Agenda. www.realagenda.org

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The Real Agenda Network, podcasts for political change, offers a range of content which aims to inform, inspire and involve those who want a democratic, inclusive and fairer society that respects human rights and protects the planet. The focus is on fixing the fundamental problems of our time, primarily the extreme economic inequality and the unnecessary financial hardship suffered by millions everyday by developing a political agenda that moves us from here to prosperity. That’s The Real Agenda. www.realagenda.org

    Democracy in Lockdown 5: Key workers, the media & democracy

    Democracy in Lockdown 5: Key workers, the media & democracy

    What voices are being represented or neglected by the mainstream media? & what does it have to do with the current democratic structure? We explore media narratives & how key workers’ stories are being told. Democracy in Lockdown podcast discusses our democracy, looking at the UK’s political system during Covid crisis & exploring how it impacts our society & democracy. First released 7 May, by Unlock Democracy in partnership with The Real Agenda Network https://unlockdemocracy.org.uk www.realagenda.org

    • 21 min
    Beyond Covid 6: Dr Kristin Neff

    Beyond Covid 6: Dr Kristin Neff

    Dr Kristin Neff, prof of educational psychology at Univ of Texas, talks about self-compassion & how to generate it, what psychologists think about D Trump, & her recommendations for anyone feeling down & dejected because of lockdown. The Beyond Covid podcast series is created by Compassion in Politics, the think tank that works to bring more compassion into public life, produced by Kitty Horlick for The Real Agenda Network, podcasts for progressive change. www.compassioninpolitics.com www.realagenda.org

    • 20 min
    Compass 5: Guardian's John Harris

    Compass 5: Guardian's John Harris

    John Harris, Guardian columnist & co-creator of the brilliant "Anywhere but Westminster" series. joins us to discuss how this crisis is experienced by people from different walks of life, & what it says about Britain in 2020. It’s Bloody Complicated is a new podcast series created by Compass which campaigns for a Good Society, now available on The Real Agenda Network. www.realagenda.org

    • 54 min
    Democracy in Lockdown 4: Building a new community

    Democracy in Lockdown 4: Building a new community

    The #Covid19 crisis has shown the fragility of our political system, but has it shown people are willing to participate and be active in their communities? Check out the Unlock Democracy survey: https://bit.ly/UD-c19 about experiences of Covid-19 and how it has affected our perspectives on politics and society. Democracy in Lockdown is a weekly virtual conversation to discuss our democracy, looking at the UK’s political system during the global health crisis & exploring how it impacts our society & democracy. First released 30 April, by Unlock Democracy in partnership with The Real Agenda Network https://unlockdemocracy.org.uk www.realagenda.org Listen, subscribe & share!

    • 23 min
    Beyond Covid 5: Dr Phil Hammond

    Beyond Covid 5: Dr Phil Hammond

    Comedian, author & physician Dr Phil Hammond gives his reaction as a doctor to Covid-19 crisis & shares his views on how we can be better prepared in the future. He also tells us about running for parliament & his political philosophy. The Beyond Covid podcast series is created by Compassion in Politics, the think tank that works to bring more compassion into public life, produced by Kitty Horlick for The Real Agenda Network, podcasts for progressive change. www.compassioninpolitics.com www.realagenda.org

    • 20 min
    Beyond Covid: AC Grayling

    Beyond Covid: AC Grayling

    Philosopher AC Grayling joins us to talk about what Covid crisis is teaching us about what it means to be human. He gives his views on the government's response & tells us the major political reform that he believes is needed in the UK. The Beyond Covid podcast series is created by Compassion in Politics, the think tank that works to bring more compassion into public life, produced by Kitty Horlick for The Real Agenda Network, podcasts for political change. www.compassioninpolitics.com www.realagenda.org

    • 21 min

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A very progressive and interesting podcast. Look forward to hearing more.

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