Spectator podcast

The Spectator Podcast: Germany’s nightmare

22 February 2018 16:01

On this week’s episode, we look at Germany’s political nightmare, speak to one of the world’s most eminent psychologists, and…

The Spectator Podcast: Bad charity

15 February 2018 16:19

On this week’s episode, we look at the Oxfam aid scandal and whether charities do more harm than good. We…

The Spectator Podcast: The crash we need

8 February 2018 15:34

On this week’s episode, we ask whether there’s such thing as a good financial crash. We also look at the…

The Spectator Podcast: Lead or go

1 February 2018 16:32

On this week’s episode we’re wondering whether Theresa May can weather this latest storm, speaking to a robot expert (and…

The Spectator Podcast: The fight for Europe

25 January 2018 16:04

On this week’s episode, we look at the emerging ambitions of the Visegrád Four in a new Europe. We also…

The Spectator Podcast: The truth about plastic

18 January 2018 17:43

On this week’s episode, we investigate the truth about plastic, the environmental enemy du jour in 2018. We also try…

The Spectator Podcast: The digital inquisition

12 January 2018 17:08

On this week’s episode, we examine Twitter’s mob mentality, get to the heart of PTSD, and look at how Russia…

The Spectator Podcast: Iran’s uprising

4 January 2018 11:11

On this week’s podcast, we look at the global silence around the protests in Iran. We’ll also be asking whether…

The Spectator Podcast: Carry on Brexit

7 December 2017 14:11

On this week’s episode we’re looking at the Brexit situation as 2017 draws to a close. We’ll also be marvelling…

The Spectator Podcast: Merkel’s crack-up

23 November 2017 14:55

On this week’s episode, we look at the situation in Germany, and whether Angela Merkel can hold things together. We…

The Spectator Podcast: Corbyn 2.0

16 November 2017 14:40

On this week’s episode we look at the social media revolution which could sweep the Tories away. We also discuss…

The Spectator Podcast: Desert storm

9 November 2017 16:42

On this week’s episode, we turn our attention to the Middle East and the unlikely alliance of Saudi Arabia and…

The Spectator Podcast: Save the children!

26 October 2017 15:26

On this week’s episode we look at whether the kids are alright or if we need to talk about their…

The Spectator Podcast: Tech vs Trump

12 October 2017 13:03

On this week’s episode, we discuss Trump versus technology, the ‘new normal’ with Calamity May, and whether jargon is polluting…

The Spectator Podcast: Fear and loathing

5 October 2017 17:39

On this week’s episode, we discuss the tragic events in Las Vegas and wonder if there’s anything we can do,…

The Spectator Podcast: Brexit Wars

21 September 2017 15:24

On this week’s Spectator Podcast we look at the final Brexit war amongst the Conservatives. We also discuss the maverick politician…

The Spectator Podcast: Playing the race card

14 September 2017 13:27

On this week’s episode, we ask whether Theresa May is jumping on a bandwagon by playing the so-called ‘race card’. We…

The Spectator Podcast: Fire and fury

10 August 2017 11:26

On this week’s episode, we’re discussing the war of words between President Trump and North Korea, and asking whether it…

The Spectator Podcast: Riot chic

3 August 2017 15:12

On this week’s episode, we talk about “riot chic”, the problem with electric cars, and how women’s sport won our…

The Spectator Podcast: Madness in the Med

20 July 2017 15:00

On this week’s episode, Isabel Hardman is joined by guests to look at the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean and…

The Spectator Podcast: Get Boris!

13 July 2017 16:08

On this week’s episode, we look at the runners and riders in the Tory leadership race, the latest development in the…

The Spectator Podcast: The myth of British decline

6 July 2017 14:21

On this week’s episode, we talk about the myth of the British decline, theTwelfth of July parades in Northern Ireland, and…

The Spectator Podcast: The Corbyn delusion

29 June 2017 14:39

On this week’s bumper episode we discuss the cult of Corbyn, sharia courts, the golden age of gossip, and orchid delirium.…

The Spectator Podcast: Rebooting the Maybot

15 June 2017 16:08

On this week’s episode, we examine the fallout from last week’s shock election result, and ask what’s next for both Theresa…

The Spectator Podcast: Made in Windsor

11 May 2017 15:46

On this week’s edition of The Spectator Podcast, we tackle a number of the most contentious issues around: whether the…