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Meet the Renegades: Leslie Thomas on Disenfranchisement

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One event can lead to high emotions across a country as seen through the case of Mark Duggan. Leslie Thomas QC tells us why and what tensions still exist.

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The Art of Not Working at Work

At first, the ability to check email, read ESPN, or browse Zappos while on the job may feel like a luxury. But in time, many crave more meaningful—and more demanding—responsibilities.

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Thinking Differently with Marin Alsop

We meet with Marin Alsop, Principal Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra.

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On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs

Ever had the feeling that your job might be made up? That the world would keep on turning if you weren’t doing that thing you do 9-5? Anthropology professor and best-selling author David Graeber explores the phenomenon of bullshit jobs – and everyone who’s employed should read carefully…

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The Housing Market vs. The Real Economy

With rising rents, a housing shortage, record house prices, spiralling private debts, wage stagnation and rising inflation, are properties still a good place to put your money or is the UK’s obsession with home ownership going to end in economic tears?

Renegade Leader

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Hey Britain – Your Kids Have Just Been Privatised

The infamous Conservative March 2016 budget was to capture ‘the next generations’ and control their cognitive map. Most people judge others using their own value system. The British, in general, are a reasonable, tolerant, decent bunch. The problem with reasonable, tolerant and decent people is they can miss Machiavellian moves when they have to scrutinise somebody.

The Arts

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Thinking Differently with Marin Alsop

We meet with Marin Alsop, Principal Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra.