How did corporate interests coupled with desk bound administrators drive one of the most abhorrent chapters in human history?
The broad definition of propaganda is information, especially of a biased or misleading nature used to promote a political cause or point of view. So what is the British taxpayer not being told about the ongoing war in Syria?
Our version of capitalism is something that the narcissistic writer, Ayn Rand, would adore. But in a headlong rush to hyper individualism, have we chosen freedom of the individual over survival of our species?
What are the implications of neoliberalism for humanity whose influence has helped unleash the kind of chaotic society we now live in?
The Corona virus has shut down factories and air travel globally. It’s shown us how brittle the world’s supply chains really are. But is it also being used to camouflage a decade of central bankers monetary policy mistakes?
If you want a lesson in how not to deliver health care, look at the broken American health care system. We met up with Dr. Bob Gill to get the low down on the core issues which are driving one of the world’s leading free at the point of delivery healthcare systems into the hands of corporate profiteers.
With the election season in the US once again in full swing and the country more divided, polarized and angrier than ever, the geopolitical and economic tremors are sure to be felt way beyond American shores. Just before his death, the renowned former Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker outlined a sinister turn he feels the […]
Behind the facade of democracy is what lies at the heart of a propaganda system in crisis. We discuss the recent OPCW report to understand the true nature of power and the real meaning of contemporary events.
So as so many of us now have to take on debt to survive, is it actually the case that in a rotten system the 1% always need an indebted 99% to fund their unearned lifestyles? So what is the real relationship between debt, humans, and how we chose to live as a society.
Dr Martin Luther King concluded that if the economics of America were not addressed then chaos would rip communities apart. Just over 50 years later, it looks like he was correct. We find out why 2020 will be a pivotal moment in American history.
As we begin the new year and new decade, we have invited some friends of the show into the studio to ask for their bold predictions and what is really going to unfold in 2020.
As we enter a new year of political uncertainty and economic instability, what better time to assemble a cast of renegade thinkers to rake over the wreckage of the previous year.
It’s that time again where we look back at 2019 and ask what happened? The Renegade team selected some of the highlights of interviews from 2019 them so to cut through the noise and bias and give you a more balanced insight into what’s really going on.
Welcome to diet season. The idea at the heart of every diet is that if you’re fat, it’s solely your fault. But what if that simply isn’t true? Yes, sedentary lives have expanded our waistlines, but so too have the multi billions of dollars that the food industry pump into feeding us lies year after […]
Could it be that the word and the idea ‘Democracy’ need to be repeated endlessly because people now no longer feel they actually live in a one?
With only a few days into a new right-wing UK government, a minister has conceded that extra nurses in the publicly-funded National Health Service (NHS) won’t be in place for another decade. This admission has been made against a backdrop in which thousands of nurses year-on year are leaving the service and where a private insurance based […]
What are the factors that underline a British banking crisis mired in systematic corruption and malfeasance?
We travel to the Kakanomics festival to understand the extent to which mainstream economists have been peddling their ideology as scientific fact and the damage their blinkered view has done to the future of our planet.
Over millennia, and certainly since Field of Dreams, the idea that build it and they will come has prevailed. After Kevin Costner’s massive success, it seems that politicians have taken his gung ho approach to construction literally. Olympic stadiums, often bankrupt host nations and the skyscraper index, tells us that the world’s tallest buildings are […]
The relationship between the media and its audience is driven by only one thing – trust. But that relationship today is strained because much of the mainstream or corporate media still think that they have a monopoly on the truth. The indomitable 24 hour news cycle was launched so broadcasters could continue to control the […]