Podcasts

  • Drive Time Podcast 24-05-2017

    Date: 24th May 2017 Topic 1: UKIP: Promoting integration or promoting Islamophobia? Topic 2: You are What you Eat? (1)We discussed the content of UKIP’s integration agenda and addressed points which have commonly and mistakenly been associated with Islam such as FGM and honour killings. Our line up of female Muslim callers also shared their


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  • Drive Time Podcast 23-05-2017

    Date: Monday 23rd May 2017 Topic 1: Manchester Terrorist Attack After Monday night’s heinous attack we discussed how Manchester had come together as a community. We looked at how terrorists target and radicalise, especially our children and what we need to be vigilant of. Islam is blamed for many of today’s acts of terror. We


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  • Drive Time Podcast 19-05-2017

    Topic 1: Should loudspeakers be banned at religious places of worship? We started the show by looking at how this topic has been making headlines in countries like India and Israel and why some countries want to ban the use of loudspeakers at religious worship places. We looked at arguments for both sides. Sonam Mahajan


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  • Drive Time Podcast 18-05-2017

    Topic: Ramadan and Umrah With only 9 days to go till Ramadan, we looked at how people can prepare for this blessed month. Guests included a nutritionist and a doctor. After looking at the effect of Ramadan on one’s health guests also provided some tips on what foods and methods to implement to ensure you


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  • Drive Time Podcast 17-05-2017

    Topic 1: Extreme Revision – is it counterproductive to achieving good exam results. The show focused on the perils of exam season and the issues associated with it . We looked at whether examinations were the best model to address progress and intellectual stimulation of an individual. The show also touched on the wellbeing of


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  • Drive Time Podcast 16-05-2017

    Date: Tuesday 16th May 2017 Topic 1: Is Political Opposition in Parliament Dead? We spoke about the role of the opposition in Parliament and whether it was as effective as it could be. The first caller, Roger Darlington, who had worked for the Opposition in the 1970s spoke about his experiences and generally said that


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  • Drive Time Podcast 15-05-2017

    Monday 15 May 2017 Topic 1: Woman : The Cost of Inequalities We looked at the revolution of women from pre-historic time till date. Throughout the show, we discussed how gender inequality and how culture could play a big role in this. We also looked at gender based violence such as domestic violence and how


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  • Drive Time Podcast 12-05-2017

    Topic 1: Walking – Is it compatible with modern day living?  In this programme we looked at the health benefits as well as social, commercial and environmental benefits of walking. We spoke to Jenny from Living Streets about the national walking month. Lance from BrightKidz explained what walking buses are all about and Sarah a


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  • Drive Time Podcast 11-05-2017

    Topic 1: Voting: Is it Worth it? Many people choose not to vote as they believe that their choice only has an effect on them; which this programme showed wasn’t necessarily true. Your choice not to vote has consequences for people not only in your country, but also all over the world. We also looked


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