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Jul 29, 2022

Michael Pollan is one of TIME magazine’s top 50 most influential people in the US, he is a reporter, writer and psychonaut.


His books The Omnivore’s Dilemma and The Botany of Desire questions the way the world thinks about food and he is now doing the same for psychedelics and psychoactive plants. His book How To...

Jul 15, 2022

General Charles Q Brown Jr. is the chief of staff of the US Air Force. 

Krishnan talks to him about how the war in Ukraine has changed the way he thinks about defending the US, why he joined the US Air Force and whether he thinks anything has changed in America since the death of George Floyd.

Producer: Freya Pickford

Jul 8, 2022

Asma Khan is a world-renowned restaurateur and cookbook author who runs London restaurant Darjeeling Express with its kitchen entirely staffed by women. 


After two years at her current location in Covent Garden, she has moved on, but she’s struggling to find another place for her restaurant. She blames...

Jun 17, 2022

Justin Welby has been the Archbishop of Canterbury since 2013. Before he began training for ministry in 1989, Archbishop Justin worked in the oil industry for 11 years.

His new book, The Power of Reconciliation encourages peacebuilding at all levels, turning the abstract idea of reconciliation into something that can be...

Mar 25, 2022

Angela Davis grew up in segregated Alabama and became a world renowned political thinker, activist, author and academic.


Her involvement with a politically distorted murder trial sent her into hiding, becoming one of the FBI’s most wanted. She spent 18 months in jail before she was acquitted of all charges.