Podcast Ep. 92: Rees-Mogg Calls Toxic Masculinity ‘Jolly Good Idea’

RD92 Jacob Rees Mogg toxic masculinity

The prospect of 17th century prime minister Jacob Rees-Mogg, AI that can allegedly tell if you’re gay or straight by looking at your face, and comedian Robert Webb’s crusade against toxic masculinity are the three topics this week.

Joining us are our traumatic memories of throwing like girls in the school playground.

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Gays and Guns: The Rise of LGBTQ+ Gun Use in the US

Membership of gun advocacy groups has increased 600 percent since the Pulse club shooting in Orlando. I spoke with the NRA and LGBT gun users to understand why.

In this proper cool documentary video essay, I speak with the National Rifle Association (NRA) to try and explain why America has such an obsession with guns when compared to other countries. I also talk with trans activists and members of the LGBT community in Florida about how the Pulse shooting in Orlando could have affected the queer community.

Podcast Ep. 87: Corbyn Caught Out In Student Double Entendre

Right Dishonourable Corbyn Back For Good

Labour’s equivocating on such trivia as tuition fees and Britain’s membership of the single market, Tory plans to make it easier to change your legal gender, and the proposal to force wankers (Ed – Porn watchers?) to identify themselves online are the three topics this week.

Joining us is journalist and author Tim Marshall, who can be found on Twitter and The What & The Why.

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Podcast Ep. 34: British LGBT Awards, Lid Dems’ Defeat & Stephen Fry leaves Twitter

RD E34 Nick Clegg, March 2014 by Liberal Democrats

The boys are back and blissfully ignoring the announcement of the EU referendum (23rd June, stick it in your diary) and instead choosing to dive into the rest of the political and social wasteland that will be ignored by mainstream media for the next four months.

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Podcast (Ep. 20): Germaine Greer’s Transphobia, China in Britain and Seumas Milne’s Labour spin

Germaine Greer at Humber Mouth Festival, July 2006 by Walnut Whippet

Jazza and Jimmy are back at it and this week discuss Germaine Greer publicly defending her comments that-trans women aren’t women.

Meanwhile Chinese president Xi Jinping just had a lovely time being entertained by Mr. Cameron and the Queen so that British projects can get investment from China. Surprisingly, Jimmy schools Jazza on his China knowledge.

Finally, who is Seumas Milne, Jeremy Corbyn’s new spin doctor? Does he hate the West? Does it matter? And what are the consequences for Corbyn’s Labour party?

Image Credit – Germaine Greer at Humber Mouth Festival, July 2006 by Walnut Whippet