The Irish Times World View Podcast

By The Irish Times

The Irish Times' unrivalled foreign affairs coverage, now brought to you in weekly podcast form. Hosted by Chris Dooley with regular contributors Patrick Smyth, Denis Staunton, Lara Marlowe, Suzanne Lynch, Derek Scally, Tom Hennigan, Clifford Coonan and Ruadhan Mac Cormaic.

  1. 1.
    Can Mario Draghi turn Italy around?
    26:31
  2. 2.
    The path to Scottish independence, Spain's free speech problem
    34:29
  3. 3.
    Donald Trump's impeachment trial
    36:54
  4. 4.
    Who is Alexei Navalny?
    32:52
  5. 5.
    Corruption, dysfunction and scarce oxygen: Brazil's response to Covid-19
    24:11
  6. 6.
    Biden's inauguration, and the meaning of January 6th
    32:25
  7. 7.
    EU Vaccine Rollout: Who is doing well and who is lagging behind?
    21:56
  8. 8.
    Pro-Trump rioters storm the US Capitol
    26:07
  1. 9.
    The challenges facing the Biden administration - with Thomas Wright
    36:00
  2. 10.
    Our correspondents pick their moments of the year
    23:26
  3. 11.
    The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
    31:16
  4. 12.
    Rebuilding Notre Dame - with Lara Marlowe
    25:40
  5. 13.
    US election: A month on, still no concession
    25:35
  6. 14.
    Sally Hayden on an escalating conflict in Ethiopia
    15:20
  7. 15.
    Infighting, departures and gaffes: An eventful week in British politics
    26:42
  8. 16.
    US election: why won't Trump concede?
    26:18
  9. 17.
    US election: counting continues as Trump tries to undermine the process
    24:05
  10. 18.
    US Election: final polls and last-ditch campaign stops
    18:30
  11. 19.
    Covid resurgence exposes Europe's flawed response
    27:12
  12. 20.
    US Election: swing states in focus as voting day draws near
    24:01
  13. 21.
    US Election: five key contests to watch on November 3rd
    29:48
  14. 22.
    US Election: a defining week in the race and in Trump's presidency
    28:34
  15. 23.
    US election: after a dreadful debate, what comes next? With Suzanne Lynch
    23:20
  16. 24.
    The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg upends the US presidential race - with Suzanne Lynch
    24:18
  17. 25.
    There is still a narrow path to a Brexit deal - with Denis Staunton
    25:42
  18. 26.
    Charlie Hebdo trial: five years on, France relives a dark chapter - with Lara Marlowe
    27:41
  19. 27.
    US election: the race tightens as Trump's "law and order" message makes an impact
    24:13
  20. 28.
    The biggest story of our lives, part two
    27:43
  21. 29.
    The biggest story of our lives, part one
    19:36
  22. 30.
    The emotional impact of Covid-19 with Clinical Psychologist Tony Bates
    26:02
  23. 31.
    “Aid is politics” - Lockdown in Uganda with Sally Hayden
    19:00
  24. 32.
    “We must demand equal access to future vaccines”
    14:56
  25. 33.
    Lifting the lockdown: What can I do in Phase 3?
    17:22
  26. 34.
    A coronavirus surge shocks Beijing - with Peter Goff
    16:30
  27. 35.
    "There's remarkable buy-in from prisoners" - How the Irish Prison System kept Covid-19 Out
    18:59
  28. 36.
    How Contagion predicted a pandemic - with screenwriter Scott Z. Burns and Dr Ian Lipkin
    20:26
  29. 37.
    Lockdown is lifting, but new rules cause many conundrums - with Conor Pope
    18:32
  30. 38.
    "The psycho-social impact is far greater - and will last much longer"
    24:30
  31. 39.
    "Compliance is not as good on the way down as it was on the way up"
    25:25
  32. 40.
    "It's callous to leave businesses closed if they don't need to be"
    23:37
  33. 41.
    The effect of lockdowns and the return of mobility: what the data tells us
    18:22
  34. 42.
    Why did it take so long for a nursing home plan to be put in place?
    22:11
  35. 43.
    How to be ready for an uncertain future - with author Margaret Heffernan
    34:47
  36. 44.
    "Local lockdowns needed to keep virus at bay" - Dr David Nabarro
    28:09
  37. 45.
    The Impact of Covid-19 on the young with psychotherapist John Sharry
    21:29
  38. 46.
    Rethinking nursing homes and the lives of our elderly after Covid-19
    24:33
  39. 47.
    Ireland to start antibody testing next month: what that means and how it will help
    20:42
  40. 48.
    "I happen to be taking it": Trump's hydroxychloroquine bombshell & the politicisation of Covid-19
    27:29
  41. 49.
    The return of retail shows just how much things have changed - with Conor Pope
    12:25
  42. 50.
    Coronavirus and private hospitals: decision time
    21:03

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