Deconstructed with Mehdi Hasan
By The Intercept
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Journalist Mehdi Hasan is known around the world for his televised takedowns of presidents and prime ministers. In this new podcast from The Intercept, Mehdi unpacks a game-changing news event of the week while challenging the conventional wisdom. As a Brit, a Muslim and an immigrant based in Donald Trump's Washington D.C., Mehdi gives a refreshingly provocative perspective on the ups and downs of American—and global—politics.
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||ExplicitWill John Bolton Get Us All Killed?||Trump's latest appointment is really bad news.||3/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWe Need to Talk About Inequality (with Bernie Sanders)||Mehdi Hasan talks to Bernie Sanders about why the media refuse to cover inequality, poverty, and the issues important to average Americans.||3/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitComing Soon: Deconstructed with Mehdi Hasan||The Intercept's Mehdi Hasan unpacks one big news event of the week while debunking media myths and challenging the political consensus.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Having watched Mehdi for several years I am very excited to start listening to his podcast!!
Sure to be great
Mehdi Hasan is one of the best journalists out there with a no nonsense style - this podcast is sure to be great
Can't wait to hear Mehdi Hassan's podcast. He is such an objective media personality and never hesitates to challenge the mainstream media. If you are looking for informative analysis of a major news event every week, this is it...