The Take

By Al Jazeera Podcasts

Making sense of the world, one story at a time. Host Malika Bilal and journalists from Al Jazeera's international bureaus and beyond share their take on the most important stories every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

  1. 1.
    Gunfire and sectarian anger renew civil war fears in Lebanon
    20:29
  2. 2.
    In Libya, a Gaddafi makes a play for power
    19:42
  3. 3.
    Are Hondurans the new climate refugees?
    18:01
  4. 4.
    Could this new malaria vaccine save millions of lives?
    20:56
  5. 5.
    When Facebook went dark
    19:54
  6. 6.
    Taking the pulse of Tunisia’s democracy
    17:42
  7. 7.
    The mental health toll of survivors in Sierra Leone
    18:34
  8. 8.
    Can China encourage a baby boom?
    19:30
  1. 9.
    Will Iraq's protesters vote in the election they demanded?
    22:32
  2. 10.
    Germany’s fractured future
    19:48
  3. 11.
    The journey of a Haitian migrant
    25:24
  4. 12.
    The subtext of France and Australia’s submarine deal
    20:36
  5. 13.
    An uncertain election victory for Canada's Trudeau
    19:28
  6. 14.
    Has Lebanon found a lifeline?
    17:27
  7. 15.
    Bitcoin, Bukele and democracy in El Salvador
    20:38
  8. 16.
    Trying to heal Afghanistan without international aid
    22:12
  9. 17.
    The Course of the Forever Wars: The future
    28:10
  10. 18.
    The Course of the Forever Wars: Amnesia
    27:49
  11. 19.
    The Course of the Forever Wars: After 9/11
    27:51
  12. 20.
    How hot is too hot? Extreme heat in the Middle East
    20:13
  13. 21.
    Amazon’s Carbon Crisis: How fire could accelerate climate change
    21:06
  14. 22.
    Life Below Sea Level: Bangladesh and our climate future
    22:07
  15. 23.
    Continuing the fight for US police reform
    20:26
  16. 24.
    The Delta variant continues to spread
    21:31
  17. 25.
    Chile’s continuing water crisis
    22:22
  18. 26.
    How sugarcane burning is making people sick
    21:00
  19. 27.
    The secret cameras recording women in Spain
    19:30
  20. 28.
    What can we expect from Taliban 2.0?
    21:48
  21. 29.
    Watching the Taliban takeover, one woman’s story
    20:38
  22. 30.
    A first-hand account of police brutality in Eswatini
    18:34
  23. 31.
    Can a lawsuit stop Mexico’s ‘iron river’ of guns?
    21:00
  24. 32.
    You can run from Belarus but can you hide?
    23:39
  25. 33.
    The Olympic host city hangover
    20:27
  26. 34.
    What will happen to Afghanistan’s CIA-backed militias?
    19:34
  27. 35.
    A year after the blast, Lebanon fights for its future
    21:37
  28. 36.
    The UAE’s illegal influence over the United States
    22:16
  29. 37.
    The political crisis unfolding in Tunisia
    21:13
  30. 38.
    Did the Gates Foundation’s program to feed Africa fail?
    23:38
  31. 39.
    Why are China’s billionaires writing big checks to charity?
    20:16
  32. 40.
    COVID, protest, racism: The 'no-fun Olympics'
    21:45
  33. 41.
    Jobless, hungry, fed-up: Why South Africans rioted
    20:15
  34. 42.
    What the billionaire space race means for the rest of us
    22:05
  35. 43.
    The killing of Samuel Luiz outrages Spain's LGBTQ community
    22:45
  36. 44.
    Haiti, after Jovenel Moise’s assassination
    20:18
  37. 45.
    The US is leaving. What's next for Afghanistan?
    21:53
  38. 46.
    Euro 2020: The politics of the game
    21:29
  39. 47.
    Daniel Ortega cracks down on his opposition in Nicaragua
    20:07
  40. 48.
    Unpacking the mystery around China’s roaming elephants
    20:33
  41. 49.
    A critic’s death turns eyes on the Palestinian Authority
    22:03
  42. 50.
    The Delta variant catches the world unmasked
    21:38

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