The British Dream

The British Dream

The Tories Are Hot For Labour

Our politics podcast rips into Theresa May's conference speech.
Simon Childs
10.12.18
The British Dream

How the British Government Splits Children Up From Their Parents

Hundreds of children a year are separated from their parents because of migration controls.
Simon Childs
8.24.18
The British Dream

How Far-Right Rhetoric Became the New Normal

Our politics podcast looks at how racist dogwhistles and fascist apologia infiltrated the national conversation.
Simon Childs
8.14.18
The British Dream

Can Northern Ireland End Its Stasis On Abortion Laws?

Our politics podcast looks at the intractable situation women face in Northern Ireland and the determination of activists.
Simon Childs
7.30.18
The British Dream

How Politics Shaped Grime and Grime Shaped Politics

We spoke to Dan Hancox, author of 'Inner City Pressure: The Story of Grime' how Grime beat yuppies, politicians and the police to go stratospheric.
Simon Childs
6.29.18
The British Dream

Does Brexit Have to Be Like This?

We talked to a campaigner from Another Europe Is Possible about a boring, alienating Brexit.
Simon Childs
6.15.18
The British Dream

The Police's Artificial Intelligence Is Going to Get Better at Spying On You

Right now, the facial recognition software doesn't work – but the police are using it anyway.
Simon Childs
5.18.18
The British Dream

Why the Windrush Scandal Was No Accident

“What gets talked about is immigration and borders – what doesn't get talked about is people and people's lives."
Simon Childs
4.27.18
The British Dream

How State Racism Helped Create a Knife Crime Epidemic

Anti-racism campaigner Stafford Scott told VICE, "Our kids are bearing the brunt of institutional racism and ultimately paying with their lives."
Simon Childs
Nana Baah
4.16.18
The British Dream

Uni Students Feel Like Consumers And They Don't Like It

We spoke to students who have been protesting to help their lecturers save their pensions.
Simon Childs
3.30.18
The British Dream

The Path from the Iraq War, to the Student Protests, to Corbyn

On this episode of 'The British Dream' we speak to Matt Myers, who's written an oral history of the 2010 student movement.
Simon Childs
3.2.18
The British Dream

Can We Trust Labour's Foreign Policy?

A look back at the much ignored speech where Jeremy Corbyn set out his stall as a world statesman.
Simon Childs
2.16.18
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