This week is a special that deals with climate change. What are the facts? How do we get the information? What is happening? What is net zero? What are the consequences of policies being advocated to deal with climate change? What about China? Eco Extremism? The Church and the new religion? Apocalypse porn? Plus top ten podcasts - I'm Sorry I haven't a Clue.
This week we look at Peru, Afghanistan, North Korea and the new alliance between the UK, US and Australia. We celebrate with Emma and wonder why Neymar is gagged. We have Covid news and the extraordinary story of the Canadian ethics professor sacked for teaching ethics. English Opera and its diversity cull; The Chair; And Melbourne dictates to Christian schools (again); The Voice, Australia; the deaths of John Selby Spong, David Yonghi Cho, Colin Urquhart and Rev Silas Yakubi Ali. We finish with the contrast between the Buddhist and Christian view of sorrow and a great version of Amazing Grace from the Sing conference.
This weeks Quantum deals with the very real threat to women in towards world. We look at abuse, the redefinition of women, the Scottish Governments attack on women; Lisa Townsend; Monty Python; pornography, prostitution; abortion; the anti-woman bias in the media; women in Afghanistan, Japan, Columbia and Mexico; Wombs for sale; the Church; the Handmaids Tale and lots of women singing - including Mahalia Jackson.
This week we look at Biden and the Bible; Lebanon, Canada, Malaysia and Zambia; Wannabe Koreans and traditional Korean music ; Covid in Israel, Australia, US and Scotland; Eric Clapton; Texas abortion law; Nottingham Uni bans priest; Mercy Muroki on Scotland's copying Xi Xinping; Peter Kay sings hymns; John MacArthur; My Sweet Lord; Unbelievable podcast; and a Lukas Liion rap.
Quantum 161 - Gimme Shelter - The CCP religion, Covid in Australia; Hate Crime Cars; and The Tiger who Came to Tea
This week we look at the death of Charlie Watts; the 'Thought' of Xi Xinping; Afghan Refugees; Covid in Australia; Authoritarianism; NIrvana cover; Transgender Mosque Bomber; Police Hate Crime Cars; Indoctrinating Teachers; The Tiger who came to Tea; Don Everley; Greg Haslam; Job and John Anderson.
This week we concentrate solely on Afghanistan. We look at President Biden's actions and words; the implications for the West, China, the Church, the Afghan people. We hear two extraordinary speeches - one from the UK Parliament, and another from the British defence chief of staff; We also look at Aayan Hirsi Ali and Lily Cole's reactions. We hear some Afghan rock music and worship music. We also reflect on the life of Andrew Walls - and our podcast of the week - Coffee House Shots.
This week we look at Iran, Climate Change; Switzerland and China; How Covid spreads; Stonewall's millions; Racist Curries; Layla and Islam; Cuomo; Andrew Doyle on Scotland; Palaszczuk and Covid decisions; Neighbours; Willie Phillip; Tim Minchin and the Census; The Moral Maze; Fire and Rain - James Taylor.
Quantum 158 - Its the End of the World as we Know it - including Belarus, Lockdowns, Auschwiz, Alison Krauss and much more.
This week we look at Belarus, Peru, Iran, Christians at the Olympics; YouTube bans Sky News; Indonesian Covid deaths; Australian lockdowns; Bagpipe torture; Masks in Scottish clubs and churches; Auschwitz guard; BBC Womens Hour; ZZ Top; Kenneth Ferguson and the Robertson Trust; Brian Houston Charged; Tasmania and the End of the World; The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill; Alison Krauss.
Quantum 157 - The One for Intelligent Listeners - including the Olympics, Californian madness and Hatun Tush
This week we look at Nicola Sturgeon and Intelligence; Tunisia; Iran and water; North and South Korea; Imagine at the Lympics; Taipai or Taiwan; Norway's Beach Volleyball team; Covid in Indonesia, Australian and the UK; Victorian Ethics; Californian Medical School Madness; Ash Sarkar and Abortion; Peter Green and Albatross; Javid's Apology; Proof for Judges; Hatun Tush; Facebook Churches; Top Ten Podcasts; The Good News; Matt Boswell and Matt Papa - Going Home.
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This week we look at the BBC and Christianity; Burning churches in Canada; Ben and Jerry in Israel; Darfur; The Olympics and Brisbane; Covid in India and Covid Billionaires; Woke Coke; Asian Carp and Shark 'incidents'; Bob the Builder; Andrew Doyle; Singing Samoans; The Banned Vicar; Is God a Christian?; The Last Word; Time to Sing Again.
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