The Shelina Show

The Shelina Show

By Global

The news moves fast. Often, the important details can pass us by. Best-selling author Shelina Janmohamed is here to change that. She meets some of the sharpest minds around to explore the issues they’re passionate about as well as news stories that affect us and our societies every single day. Can she make sense of the world? It’s worth a try.

Episodes

Climate activist Laura Young on plastic pollution and celebrating female campaigners

A deep dive into the most talked about stories of the week. Shelina is joined by Laura Young, an award-winning climate activist and environmental scientist. Laura tells Shelina about her campaign to ban disposable e-cigarettes, how faith groups can motivate environmental action and why we should celebrate female activists. Plus, Shelina discusses the sandwich generation with Professor Athina Vlachantoni from the University of Southampton.Listen and subscribe to The Shelina Show on Global Player. Download it from the App store or go to globalplayer.com
01/02/23·47m 26s

Dr Kiran Rahim on healthcare strikes and stereotypes

A deep dive into the most talked about stories of the week. Paediatrician and influencer, Dr Kiran Rahim tells Shelina what she thinks about Jacinda Ardern's decision to step down as New Zealand's Prime Minister and why she's fed up of stereotypes. Plus, why striking and protest have a long tradition in the UK with Dr Sarah Pickard, author of Politics, Protest and Young People. Listen and subscribe to The Shelina Show on Global Player. Download it from the App store or go to globalplayer.com
25/01/23·45m 57s

Dan Snow on Andrew Tate and ‘nepo babies’

A deep dive into the most talked about stories of the week. Historian and podcaster, Dan Snow tells Shelina why he thinks Andrew Tate is a dangerous influence on young men, how social media affects our body image, and how he feels about the term ‘nepo baby’. Plus, what does poverty actually look like in 21st century Britain with Helen Barnard from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.Listen and subscribe to The Shelina Show on Global Player. Download it from the App store or go to globalplayer.com
18/01/23·58m 17s

Introducing: The Shelina Show

The news moves fast. Often, the important details can pass us by. Best-selling author Shelina Janmohamed is here to change that. She meets some of the sharpest minds around to explore the issues they’re passionate about as well as news stories that affect us and our societies every single day. Can she make sense of the world? It’s worth a try. Listen and subscribe to The Shelina Show on Global Player or wherever you get your podcasts from. Download Global Player from the App Store or go to globalplayer.com
11/01/23·1m 8s
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