Ep.185 - Digital Amnesia & Being Spontaneous

1:11:04
 
Chia sẻ
 

Manage episode 333901164 series 2830570
Thông tin tác giả Charlie Taylor and The 5th Element Podcast Network được phát hiện bởi Player FM và cộng đồng của chúng tôi - bản quyền thuộc sở hữu của nhà sản xuất (publisher), không thuộc về Player FM, và audio được phát trực tiếp từ máy chủ của họ. Bạn chỉ cần nhấn nút Theo dõi (Subscribe) để nhận thông tin cập nhật từ Player FM, hoặc dán URL feed vào các ứng dụng podcast khác.

In a week where:

  1. A gunman kills three people and injured another four at a shopping mall in Copenhagen.
  2. BBC admits they received complaints about Tim Westwood.
  3. Six people die after a shooting during July 4th parade.
  4. Russia claims victory in Ukraine's eastern Luhansk region.
  5. Sajid Javid & Rishi Sunak lead a flurry of Tory cabinet resignations.

In Politics: (11:41) As the Tory party crumbles, it must be said that they're still going in many other ways, including following the US in abortion rights.

In Tech: (23:27) As if we didn't have enough reasons to have an existential freak-out about smartphones and how prevalent they are in our lives, now we have to think about what is called "digital amnesia".

In Society: (41:38) Anti-racism movements have taken a back seat in the UK, but was it a state sanctioned movement that blunted it? A new book makes the claim.

Lastly, in Life: (56:43) I like to think of myself as spontaneous and it's fun to be so, but could it benefit everyone to have a somewhat unstructured element in life?

Thank you for listening! If you want to contribute to the show, whether it be sending me questions or voicing your opinion in any way, peep the contact links below and I'll respond accordingly. Let me know "What's Good?"

Rate & Review

E-Mail: the5thelelmentpub@gmail.com
Twitter: @The5thElementUK
Website: https://medium.com/@the5thelement

Intro Music - "Too Much" By Vanilla
Interlude - "Charismatic" By NappyHigh
ChillHop Music

Other Podcasts Under The 5EPN:
Diggin' In The Digits
5EPN Radio
Black Women Watch...
In Search of Sauce
The Beauty Of Independence

242 tập