By Ben Hickey
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Each episode, Ben discusses an idea with special guest who knows more about it than he does but talks just as much as they do anyway. Politics! Philosophy! Anarchism! Mumbling!
||CleanBensplaining Ep 6: Psychosis & Sanity with Alex||What's it like to lose contact with reality? In Episode 6 of Bensplaining, artist and activist Alex Childs shares the moving story of her experience of psychosis.||16 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBensplaining Ep 5: Cognitive Traps with Leo||When is our mind tricking us? I chat to Leo Bremanis about how cognitive bias and heuristics effect marketing, behavioural economics, conspiracy theories, fascism and mental health.||13 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBensplaining Ep 4: Choice under Capitalism with Josh||Is ethical consumption possible? I chat to writer Josh Dabelstein about choice, charity, boycotts, responsibility, Tony Abbott & the Apex Gang. Check out Josh's writing at https://newmatilda.com/tag/joshua_dabelstein/||18 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBensplaining Ep 3: Sound Design & Theme Music with Mitch||In this episode, audio engineer and musician Mitchell Pasmans makes a theme song for the show and talks music industry, art, baselines and automation. Check out his stuff at: https://mitchellpasmans.bandcamp.com||1 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 2: Queer and Gender Politics with Kay||In this episode I talk to writer and activist Kay Wilde about trans rights, intersectional feminism, TERFS, Gender Abolitionists, toxic masculinity, capitalism's impact on the LGBTI movement and marriage. The trans and non-binary heroes Kay mentions inc||16 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 1: The Commodification of Time||Welcome to Bensplaining, a podcast where I talk to guests about ideas they know more about than me then talk just as much as I do anyway. In the first episode, me and Pat talk about time, work, idleness, the gig economy and capitalism.||31 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|