Democracy Podcasts

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Aspen Ideas to Go

393 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★ - 185 ratings
Aspen Ideas to Go is a show about big ideas that will open your mind. Featuring compelling conversations with the world’s top thinkers and doers from a diverse range of disciplines, Aspen Ideas to ...
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Pat Condell's Godless Comedy

192 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 170 ratings
Hi, I'm Pat Condell. I don't respect your beliefs and I don't care if you're offended. Now that we've got the formalities out of the way, welcome to Godless Comedy, the audio version of my internet...
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Grand Tamasha

104 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 61 ratings
Each week, Milan Vaishnav and his guests from around the world break down the latest developments in Indian politics, economics, foreign policy, society, and culture for a global audience. Grand Ta...
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American Dream on Caffeine

12 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 49 ratings
What does the U.S. government actually do? Join two everyday citizens every other week, as they uncover how our government’s laws, systems, and policies affect us all. Because what our leaders do o...
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Social Media and Politics

135 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 23 ratings
Social Media and Politics is a podcast bringing you innovative, first-hand insights into how social media is changing the political game. Subscribe for interviews and analysis with politicians, aca...
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Education for Sustainable Democracy

37 episodes - Latest episode: 26 days ago - ★★★★★ - 23 ratings
This show explores how we can prepare the next generation for informed civic engagement, environmental stewardship, and the development of a more just and peaceful world. Host Brett Levy is a resea...
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EU Scream

62 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 19 ratings
European progressive politics podcast from Brussels
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Priv8 Podcast

109 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 18 ratings
Tune in for a weekly dose of commentary on technology, privacy, and Internet freedom in the digital age. Hosted by Derek E. Silva.
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Why This Matters

9 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 18 ratings
Welcome to the Why This Matters Podcast! Every episode, host Jeremy Grabiner explores a new topic in policy, politics, or current events with a guest. Have you ever wondered what a city mayor actua...
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Our Voices Matter Podcast

107 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 17 ratings
Our stories have the power to bring us closer together, if only we will listen. Emmy Award-winning journalist and entrepreneur, Linda Lorelle, guides guests through insightful, intimate conversatio...
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How to Fix Democracy

71 episodes - Latest episode: 13 days ago - ★★★★★ - 15 ratings
Since its origins, democracy has been a work in progress. Today, many question its resilience. How to Fix Democracy, a collaboration of the Bertelsmann Foundation and Humanity in Action, explores...
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Big Audacious Idea

30 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 15 ratings
Does time move backward? Is there life after death? Is cryptocurrency just a trend? It's questions like these will spark the Big Audacious Ideas of tomorrow... Big Audacious Idea is a podcast for l...
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Built By Us

78 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12 ratings
Built By Us is a podcast created by Democracy North Carolina, an organization dedicated to bringing power back to the voters of North Carolina and promoting citizen ownership of our government. Bui...
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Rural Roots Rising

24 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Rural Roots Rising is a monthly podcast by and for rural Oregonians who are creatively and courageously building stronger and more vibrant communities for a just democracy. Rural Roots Rising cente...
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Democracy in Question?

24 episodes - Latest episode: 13 days ago - ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
Today, liberal democracies are under unprecedented strain from within and without. In each episode, renowned social anthropologist Shalini Randeria invites a leading scholar to explore the challeng...
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American Discourse

28 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 7 ratings
Doing the deep dive into what it means to be an American today. What is it that divides us? How can we diffuse the hyper-charged state of vitriol?
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Learning to Think with William Bortins

7 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 7 ratings
Are you looking for a free place to think? Are you tired of hearing a scripted point of view read by an empty body? Our culture is saturated with noise: clickbait headlines, news narratives, politi...
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Last Rants: Political Chat & Musings from an Empire on the Edge

15 episodes - Latest episode: 8 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
Politics, and Activism, and Parody, Oh My! Join progressive performer and activist Alyson Rodriguez Orenstein as she uses her passion for politics, performance, and pastiche to discuss the state of...
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Overheard at the Bush Center

13 episodes - Latest episode: 27 days ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
Overheard at the George W. Bush Presidential Center brings you the latest conversations about the world’s most pressing challenges. Join Bush Center experts as they talk to leading policy makers, b...
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((A Perfect Union))™ Podcast

10 episodes - Latest episode: 11 months ago - ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
Pioneering the way to ((We The People)).
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This Is What Democracy Looks Like

6 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
A podcast about policies that deepen democracy. TIWDLL is the flagship podcast of the Democracy Policy Network, an interstate network that organizes policy support for the growing movement of trail...
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Socratic Dialogues

4 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
Discussions with prominent intellectuals
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Social Europe Podcast

68 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★ - 2 ratings
Social Europe Podcast contributes to the public policy discussions addressing the most pressing political and economic issues of our time. We use the values of freedom, sustainability and equality ...
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Digital Government podcast

46 episodes - Latest episode: 11 days ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Welcome to e-Governance Academy’s podcast to discover the future of governance. e-Governance Academy has assisted digital transformation globally in more than 130 countries. Our experts will share ...
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The Telos Press Podcast

43 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Since 1968, the quarterly journal Telos has served as the definitive international forum for discussions of political, social, and cultural change. Readers from around the globe turn to Telos to en...
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Geoversiv - Earth Intelligence

41 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
A discussion of Geoversiv’s action-oriented exploration of Earth Intelligence, Climate Resilience, Food Security and the economics of a future without pollution. A push to leverage healthy natural ...
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Vienna Coffee House Conversations with Ivan Vejvoda

9 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
At this pivotal moment for Europe and the liberal democratic order, this podcast series from The Institute For Human Sciences explores the undercurrents, tensions and dilemmas that the continent is...
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103 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago
Reports from independent journalists and interviews with knowledgeable people covering the topics of independent journalists, democracy, human rights, press freedom, and journalism. artwork

88 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago is a progressive & independent Alberta political commentary podcast discussing popular social issues, critical of the way in which our popular media covers all things politics in our...
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ParlAmericas Podcast

87 episodes - Latest episode: 19 days ago
ParlAmericas is the inter-parliamentary institution that promotes parliamentary diplomacy in the inter-American system. Convening the national legislatures from North, Central and South America and...