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Alan Lomax created a ‘global jukebox’ for us all
Alan Lomax

Alan Lomax created a ‘global jukebox’ for us all

Pioneering ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax travelled the world to find the sounds that would help created the modern musical landscape.

The Kennedy dynasty’s darkest secret
opera

The Kennedy dynasty’s darkest secret

A new opera takes a look at the life of the ‘secret child’ the Kennedys tried to shield from the public gaze

BetterPod: Ariel Hobbs on March for Our Lives and the fight against gun violence in the US
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BetterPod: Ariel Hobbs on March for Our Lives and the fight against gun violence in the US

The US faces an “epidemic of gun violence”, says March For Our Lives activist Ariel Hobbs. She tells BetterPod that young people want change, and they’re going to make it happen.

‘They’re coming for me next’: Americans worried the Supreme Court will remove more rights
Robin Ince

‘They’re coming for me next’: Americans worried the Supreme Court will remove more rights

Not to brag, but Donald Trump hit a hole-in-one and he wants the world to know
Donald Trump

Not to brag, but Donald Trump hit a hole-in-one and he wants the world to know

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In Silicon Valley, many find it impossible to make ends meet
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In Silicon Valley, many find it impossible to make ends meet

‘Who Is America?’ sees Sacha Baron Cohen become a troll fit for US politics
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‘Who Is America?’ sees Sacha Baron Cohen become a troll fit for US politics