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Students Skip School Across Europe to Demand Climate Action
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Aired 5 months ago 18:34
Tasting menu: Audio highlights from The Economist's Open Future season
A special episode marking the culmination of the Open Future initiative, launched this year to celebrate 175 years since The Economist's founding to remake the case for liberal ideals. Featuring contributions from James Comey, Angelina Jolie and Bjorn Ulvaeus from ABBA. Anne McElvoy hosts.
The Economist Radio
Aired 5 months ago 35:16
The Cassandra Curse
After a disaster happens, we want to know whether something could have been done to avoid it. Did anyone see this coming? Many times, the answer is yes. So why didn't the warnings lead to action? This week, we explore the psychology of warnings with a visit to a smelly Alaskan tunnel, a gory (and fictional) murder plot, and even some ABBA.
Aired 4 d ago 68:18
167: Link's Remakening
It's Nintendo Direct week, and you know what that means: Everything old is new again. First, Jason, Maddy, and Kirk talk about the games they've been playing, from Danganronpa to Bloodborne. Then they talk about Nintendo's big announcements including Super Mario Maker 2, Box Boy+Box Girl, and a remake of Link's Awakening (22:31), and close off the show by talking Sex Education, Big Mouth, and other shows they've been enjoying (49:43).Kirk's music pick of the week: “Dancing Queen” by ABBA from their 1976 album ArrivalKotaku's music pick of the week Spotify playlistLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices