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Ep#133 – Leaving A Hasidic Jewish Community – Izzy Posen

This week on The #GSPodcast Stephen Knight speaks to Izzy Posen (@PosenIzzy). Izzy grew up in a strict Jewish community in east London, only learning English at the age of 18. He talks about his emancipation from this community as well as his experiences as a student of an unregistered Jewish school. Izzy also runs a free speech society at Bristol University and will be talking about the state of speech on campus.

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Taking The Myth – January 2019 Edition

This week on Taking The Myth, Stephen Knight (@GSpellchecker) and Iram Ramzan of sedaa.org (@Iram_Ramzan) discuss the big topics. They cover: Owen Jones, the Christian missionary killed by a remote tribe, the Scandinavian tourists killed by ISIS in Morocco, the Manchester stabbing: Does ‘mental health issues’ negate ideological motivation? Rahaf Mohammed – the Saudi refugee, The BBC Asian Network, the Royal Mail delivers a letter to a dead dad in heaven, the ‘toxic masculinity’ Gillette advert, representation in the entertainment, Iram slags off the Vegan food industry, House of Cards without Kevin Spacey and much, much more! Also, the ASLAN Awards!

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Ep#132 – The End of Animal Farming – Jacy Reese

This week on The #GSPodcast Stephen Knight speaks to author and activist Jacy Reese (@JacyReese) about his book ‘The End of Animal Farming’. They delve into the innovations and technology that may change the way we consume and think about meat. Other topics covered include ‘Effective altruism’, annoying vegan tactics, the ‘humane meat’ myth, ‘psychic numbing’, meat alternatives, so-called ‘lab-meat’ (cultured meat), the ‘c’ word (cheese), the problem with PETA, the environment and much, much more!

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Ep#131 – Asia Bibi’s Lawyer, Saif Ul Malook

This week on The #GSPodcast Stephen Knight speaks to Saif Ul Malook about his work defending Asia Bibi from charges of blasphemy in Pakistan. Saif had to leave Pakistan for the sake of his safety after Asia Bibi was acquitted of her charges. He talks about the blasphemy law in Pakistan, extremist preachers and what was said to him by a UK politician about Bibi’s hope of asylum there.

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Ep#130 – Sargon of Akkad – Patreon Ban

This week on The #GSPodcast Stephen Knight speaks to controversial YouTuber and political activist Carl Benjamin, AKA Sargon of Akkad. They talk about Carl’s recent ban from funding site ‘Patreon’ for ‘hate speech’ and the resulting fallout elsewhere. Other topics covered include Brexit, UKIP, Islam and more!

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Ep#129 – Jay Shapiro – Islam and The Future of Tolerance

This week on The #GSPodcast Stephen Knight speaks to filmmaker Jay Shapiro (@Jay_shapiro) about the release of the new documentary ‘Islam and The Future of Tolerance’. The documentary features Maajid Nawaz, Sam Harris and Ayaan Hirsi Ali. Jay will be telling us why he embarked on this project and shares some insight on the collaboration between Nawaz and Harris.

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