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Under The Skin with Russell Brand Podcast by Russell Brand

Under The Skin with Russell Brand Podcast

by Russell Brand

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My new podcast 'Under The Skin' asks: what's beneath the surface - of people we admire, of the ideas that define our time, of the history we are told. Speaking with guests from the world of academia, popular culture and the arts, they'll help us to see the ulterior truth behind our constructed reality. And have a laugh.

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  • #052 Freedom and Tyranny (with Jordan Peterson)
    Thu, May 17, 2018

    In this special edition of Under The Skin celebrating the paperback release of my book Recovery - clinical psychologist Dr. Jordan Peterson joins me again to discuss the nature of social hierarchies, where power lies and how to live in harmony. We also compare his 12 Rules for Life with the 12 Steps in my book Recovery.

  • #051 Some Exciting News...Season #2: Under The Skin to the bone!
    Fri, Mar 30, 2018

    The first season of Under The Skin has come to an end. Thank you for listening to and supporting this podcast, it's been a fantastic year with brilliant guests. But don't worry Season #2 will be back on June 2nd with some exceptional new guests including Jim Carrey, Gabor Mate and Tony Robbins! Stay tuned...

  • #050 Is Civilisation Crumbling?with Adam Curtis
    Sat, Mar 24, 2018

    A look back at one of the first and most memorable Under The Skin episodes with filmmaker Adam Curtis about the rise of individualism, where real power lies, and whether we really want change.

  • #049 Yanis Varoufakis - Euro Power From A Man Who Knows
    Sat, Mar 17, 2018

    One of my favourite guests on Under The Skin and an episode you should definitely listen to is the fascinating interview where I discuss with Yanis what happens when you take on the political, financial and media elite, and how radical reform can occur. Through accounts of his confrontations with the IMF, European institutions and the German government we examine where true power lies and how it is wielded.

  • #048 (Yuval) Noah’s Arc- What Is The Future For Sapiens?
    Sat, Mar 10, 2018

    With his ever growing popularity I take a look back at my interview with Yuval Noah Harari, author of bestseller ‘Sapiens: A Brief History Of Humankind’. We discuss how homo sapiens came to dominate the world, how our society is built on fiction, the creation of a class of useless people, and the future for our species.

  • #047 Egos and Alcohol (with Ryron & Rener Gracie)
    Sun, Feb 25, 2018

    Brothers and part of jiu jitsu’s most illustrious family, my guests today are Ryron and Rener Gracie who discuss how Brazilian jiu-jitsu has shaped the people they are today; the pressure of continuing their family’s legacy; how UFC (their father’s creation) has become one of the fastest growing sports in history; and the importance of being able to defend ourselves. 

  • #046 Power vs Kindness (with Jordan Peterson)
    Thu, Feb 15, 2018

    Recently making the headlines after a combative interview about the gender pay gap with Channel 4’s Cathy Newman, my guest today is Jordan Peterson, who discusses with me some of his 12 Rules for Life. 

  • #045 What’s The Biggest Threat To Freedom? Islam Or Consumerism (with Sam Harris)
    Sat, Feb 03, 2018

    In a bumper 2 hour episode neuroscientist, author and fellow podcaster Sam Harris and I discuss the effects and rationality of religious belief, the illusion of freedom, Western intervention in the Middle East and where true power lies.

  • #044 Headspace - Could Mass Meditation Change Everything? (with Andy Puddicombe)
    Sat, Jan 20, 2018

    Co-founder and voice of the Headspace app, Andy Puddicombe joins me to discuss his striving to teach meditation and mindfulness within a consumerist society via an interesting journey from the UK to becoming a Tibetan Buddhist monk and training with the Moscow State Circus.

  • #043 Professor Brian Cox - God, The Universe and Meaning
    Sat, Jan 13, 2018

    The one we’ve been waiting for - the brilliant Professor Brian Cox discusses the possibility of intelligent life other than our own; the danger of dogma within science; and Elon Musk’s space travel plans. As well as the small matters of God, the Universe and Meaning. Strap in for this one!

  • #042 Senses & Consciousness - Beyond The 5 Senses Myth (with Prof Barry Smith)
    Sun, Jan 07, 2018

    Professor Barry Smith discusses collaborative research between philosophers, psychologists and neuroscientists and their discoveries, including how we have many more than the commonly perceived 5 senses.

  • #041 Shakespeare And Power! (with Professor Tony Howard)
    Sat, Dec 23, 2017

    Is Shakespeare still at the heart of British culture? Tony Howard discusses Shakespeare’s continued relevance in reflecting the shifts in British society; the marginalisation of Black and Asian performers; and how the entertainment sector still faces urgent calls for greater diversity.

  • #040 How To Be Spiritually Healthy In Damaged Times (with Emma Kenny)
    Sat, Dec 16, 2017

    Psychological therapist Emma Kenny discusses new and forgotten ideas around personal growth, gained from 17 years working with people in crisis including some of the UK’s toughest estates. 

  • #039 Putin & Trump, Global Gangsters Or Same Old Same Old? (with Luke Harding)
    Sat, Dec 09, 2017

    Author of current New York Times bestseller ‘Collusion: Secret Meetings, Dirty Money, and How Russia Helped Donald Trump Win’ Luke Harding talks me through the international espionage, off-shore banks, mobsters, money laundering and computer hacking at the heart of the web of relationships between the Kremlin, Trump and members of Trump’s circle. 

  • #038 Revolution In The Age Of Anger (with Pankaj Mishra)
    Sat, Dec 02, 2017

    Historian and novelist Pankaj Mishra joins me to talk about what he calls the ‘age of anger’ - a global pandemic of rage - and how the pursuit of progress and individualism has created a demoralised world.

  • #037 Extreme Survival with Ed Stafford - Is The Toughest Terrain Your Own Mind?
    Sat, Nov 25, 2017

    Survivalist and adventurer Ed Stafford joins me to discuss his life changing expeditions and their physical and mental consequences, the lure of extreme isolation and the importance of meditation.

  • #036 Beyond Conspiracy - The Terrifying Truth Of Corporate Power (with Jacques Peretti)
    Sat, Nov 18, 2017

    Having spent years investigating some of the wealthiest people on the planet, journalist and broadcaster Jacques Peretti joins me to discuss the secret billion dollar deals that we never hear about but which are changing our world and revolutionising everything we do. 

  • #035 Ruby Wax - Madness & Meditation. Can We Heal Ourselves?
    Sat, Nov 11, 2017

    The brilliant Ruby Wax joins me to discuss her transition from the world of showbiz to becoming known as a campaigner on mental-health issues and a champion of mindfulness. We discuss her own inner battles with self-esteem and her life-changing methods for getting mindfulness into a hectic everyday life. 

  • #034 Science Vs God - Is There A Life Force That Transcends Matter? (with Rupert Sheldrake)
    Sat, Nov 04, 2017

    Dubbed “the most controversial scientist on Earth” Rupert Sheldrake joins me to discuss the dogmas within conventional science, the evolving laws of physics, memory in nature, and how science validates and improves spiritual practices. 

  • #033 Is Trump Better For Black America Than Barack Obama? (with Kehinde Andrews)
    Sat, Oct 28, 2017

    Author and Professor of Black Studies Kehinde Andrews joins me to discuss Britain’s colonial nostalgia, how the west is built on racism, and that Donald Trump is better for black America than Barack Obama. 

  • #032 Mental Health Crisis - Is Community The Answer? (with Chirlane McCray)
    Thu, Oct 19, 2017

    First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray joins me to discuss America's mental health crisis, why our society breeds depression, the importance of mental health reform, and her organisation ‘Thrive NYC’. 

  • #031 Gender Fluidity - Is It Time To Abandon All Labels? (with Mae Martin)
    Wed, Oct 11, 2017

    Comedian Mae Martin joins me to discuss gender fluidity, breaking down barriers and the compelling statistic that 40% of people under 25 don't identify as gay or straight. Plus, we discuss her experiences with addiction and an intriguing obsession with Bette Midler. 

  • #030 Why Won't America Put Down Its Guns? (with Gary Younge)
    Wed, Oct 04, 2017

    In the week of the devastating Las Vegas shooting, author Gary Younge discusses his most recent book “Another Day In The Death Of America” - a harrowing account of children's lives cut short by the ubiquity of gun violence in the US. This show was recorded a few days before events in Las Vegas. 

  • #029 Does Even The Establishment Know Anarchy Is The Answer? (with Carne Ross)
    Thu, Sep 28, 2017

    This week I'm joined by Carne Ross, a former high-flying diplomat and Middle East adviser who lost his faith in western democracy but put his trust in people power and is now putting forward the case for anarchism.

  • #028 Marxism On The Rise - Can It Really Defeat Capitalism? (with David Harvey)
    Wed, Sep 20, 2017

    The world's leading Marxist thinker joins me to discuss the contradictions at the heart of capitalism, Marxism’s recent rise in popularity, and why it resonates more today than ever. 

  • #027 Can We Have More Connected Sex?
    Wed, Sep 13, 2017

    Author Isabel Losada joins me to discuss the importance of making our sex life blissful, as well as her experiences at the international conference of clitoral stroking, and learning mystical sensations with tantric masters. 

  • #026 Is The Solution To Addiction Spiritual Connection? (with Brad Evans)
    Wed, Sep 06, 2017

    Author and friend Professor Brad Evans gets under my skin regarding my new book “Recovery”. We discuss the age of addiction, the ability to be liberated from our unhealthy habits and the overwhelming need for human connection. 

  • #025 Art And Activism With Billy Bragg
    Wed, Aug 30, 2017

    Billy Bragg joins me to discuss music’s changing cultural role, as well as the charge of being a “champagne socialist”, the importance of Grime, and the challenge of inspiring people to make change. 

  • #024 Inequality Is Killing Us All. Are We Going To Stop It? (with Jason Hickel)
    Wed, Aug 23, 2017

    Author and anthropologist Jason Hickel joins me to explain how a handful of rich countries have been able to control economic policies in the rest of the world; why we’re being lied to about poverty; and the radical revolution required to stop the global inequality machine. 

  • #023 Al Gore - Can We Protect The Planet When It's Not In The Interests Of The Powerful?
    Wed, Aug 16, 2017

    Environmentalist and former Vice President Al Gore joins me to discuss his new film “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power”, his feelings about Donald Trump, the corruption of big money, and the future for renewable energy. 

  • #022 Will The Psychedelic Revolution Meaningfully Change The World?
    Thu, Aug 10, 2017

    Dr Robin Carhart-Harris (Head of Psychedelic Research at Imperial College London) discusses unlocking the unconscious, the potential therapeutic uses of psychedelic drugs, and why research into their benefits has been shut down for over 40 years. 

  • #021 Is There Any Point In God? (with Alister McGrath)
    Thu, Jul 27, 2017

    Author, professor, priest and former atheist Alister McGrath and I discuss the rationality of religious belief, the war between science and religion, and whether faith is still destined to play a central role in the 21st century. 

  • #020 Selfie-Obsession: Can Narcissism Ever Make Us Happy? (with Will Storr)
    Wed, Jul 19, 2017

    Author of “Selfie” Will Storr and I discuss where the ideal of the perfect self came from, why it is so powerful and whether there is any way to break its dangerous spell. 

  • #019 Frankie Boyle - Is It Possible To Live A Moral Life?
    Thu, Jul 13, 2017

    Frankie Boyle and I discuss media censorship, the virtues of nihilism, and the effects of fatherhood on life as a comedian.

  • #018 Naomi Klein - Why We Must Kill Our Inner Trump
    Wed, Jul 05, 2017

    As Naomi Klein discusses her new book with me she explains how the groundwork laid by Bill Clinton and Bill Gates led to Donald Trump’s presidency; the political shock tactics being used to force through destructive policies; and how resistance and imagination can lead to radical change. 

  • #017 Will Spirituality Solve Our Global Problems? (with Sharon Salzberg)
    Wed, Jun 28, 2017

    Leading meditation teacher Sharon Salzberg explains why we find it so hard to be in our own mind, why we have a habit to always go to the negative, and how meditation can transform society. 

  • #016 Is Philosophy More Important Than Ever? (with Simon Critchley)
    Wed, Jun 21, 2017

    This week philosopher Simon Critchley enlightens us to the roots of philosophy, as well as topics including football as ‘working class ballet’, what constitutes a 'good death’, and the relevance and importance of philosophy in these times.

  • #015 Yanis Varoufakis - How To Construct A Global Revolution
    Wed, Jun 14, 2017

    In a fascinating interview I discuss with Yanis what happens when you take on the political, financial and media elite, and how radical reform can occur. Through accounts of his confrontations with the IMF, European institutions and the German government we examine where true power lies and how it is wielded.

  • #014 Election Eve: Is It Stupid To Vote For Peace?
    Tue, Jun 06, 2017

    On the eve of the UK General Election I talk with Stop The War’s Lindsey German and Dr Brad Evans about how violence has been normalised to the point where as voters we’ve not only become desensitised to it, but have been taught to desire it from our leaders.

  • #013 Why Are You Who You Are? (with Raoul & Francesca Martinez & Dr Brad Evans)
    Wed, May 31, 2017

    This week’s show asks: What kind of freedom do we have? Are we responsible for our actions? Do we create our own identity and if not, should we question it?

  • #012 Manchester: Can Terror Ever Be Stopped?
    Fri, May 26, 2017

    Dr Brad Evans, Rabbi Dr Jonathan Romain and I reflect on the tragic events in Manchester and ask how we can break the cycle of violence.

  • #011 Fascism Or Democracy - Is This Our Last Chance To Choose? (with George Monbiot)
    Wed, May 17, 2017

    George Monbiot and I discuss the dark money capturing our politics for the billionaires and corporations; the terrifying power of Big Data; and the opportunity for a new democracy.

  • #010 Plant Based Diet & Plant Based Consciousness with Simon Amstell
    Wed, May 10, 2017

    Comedian Simon Amstell and I discuss his film 'Carnage', how veganism began a journey of personal enlightenment and how taking Ayahuasca changed his life.

  • #009 Trump, Boris, May - Who's The Best Communicator? (With Prof Sophie Scott)
    Thu, May 04, 2017

    Neuroscientist and laughter expert Sophie Scott and I discuss the use of comedy within politics, how the left and the right use language differently, and what communication techniques to look out for in the run up to the UK election.

  • #008 Snap Election - Is Democracy Busted? (With Dr Brad Evans, of course!)
    Wed, Apr 26, 2017

    Does politics matter? Dr Brad Evans and I discuss the snap UK election, how to reimagine a better future and what real radical politics looks like.

  • #007 Identity Politics - Where Are They Taking Us? (With Matthew Todd)
    Thu, Apr 20, 2017

    I’m joined by writer Matthew Todd to discuss the crisis of shame facing the LGBT community, the disproportionate link to mental health problems and how taking a lead on trauma recovery could change the world.

  • #006 Can Humans & Animals United Heal The World? (With Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick)
    Thu, Apr 13, 2017

    Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick and I discuss the difficulty in overcoming boundaries between human and animal science, Noel’s own groundbreaking work, and the need to understand and harness the love between humans and animals.

  • #005 Yuval Noah Harari - Is Humanity Finished?
    Thu, Apr 06, 2017

    This week I’m joined by Yuval Noah Harari, author of bestseller ‘Sapiens: A Brief History Of Humankind’. We discuss how homo sapiens came to dominate the world, how our society is built on fiction, the creation of a class of useless people, and the future for our species.

  • #004 Feminism - Can It Change The World?
    Thu, Mar 30, 2017

    In this week’s show I talk to Professor Anne Phillips about feminism, its perception within society and the cultural shift necessary to create real change and greater equality.

  • #003 Adam Curtis - Do We Really Want Change?
    Thu, Mar 23, 2017

    This week I speak with filmmaker Adam Curtis about the rise of individualism, where real power lies, and whether we really want change.

  • #002 Who Are The Slaves Now?
    Thu, Mar 16, 2017

    In this week’s show I talk to Professor Paul Gilroy about the re-emergence of open racism within political rhetoric, the relationship between race and religion, and why we still divide humanity into different identity groups based on skin colour.

  • #001 Can We Really Stop Terror?
    Thu, Mar 09, 2017

    What does it mean to be human in the 21st century? In this first show I speak with Dr Brad Evans about how the liberation of prejudice and emergence of a politics of hate and division has led to the the normalisation of violence and in turn to perpetual ‘terror'.

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