C&C announcement, Episodes

10% discount offer on The Oxford Method!

The Oxford Method, the world’s only online year-round Oxford and Cambridge university preparatory programme for international students wanting to attend Britain’s top universities, has kindly reached out to us and is offering our followers a 10% discount on ALL of their services!This is a once in a life-time opportunity, and a chance for you to… Continue reading 10% discount offer on The Oxford Method!

C&C announcement, Episodes

Month of June: C&C Merch winner!

Who doesn't love to win free stuff? The short answer is: nobody. By becoming a free subscriber or a monthly C&C Patron, you automatically are added to our list to become one of our monthly C&C Merchandise winners. To see if you are this month's winner, make sure to listen in to our upcoming July… Continue reading Month of June: C&C Merch winner!

Episodes

Ep. 28: Nazism, art, and questioning free speech

What does it mean to ‘censor’ or ‘ban’ forbidden Nazi symbols, art, and books like Mein Kampf in present-day Germany? And more to the point, is this even possible? In this first episode of our new series, ‘Controversies & Contraband’, Dr Banu Karaca explains the hidden impact of Hitler’s Nazi dictatorship on censorship laws in… Continue reading Ep. 28: Nazism, art, and questioning free speech

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Episode 27: Inspiring Women: Dr Ritu Jain and disability awareness

In this final episode of our 'Inspiring Women' series I talk with Dr Ritu Jain, President of DEBRA (Singapore) and rare disease policy advocate for the Asia Pacific. In this episode we cover the differences between 'invisible' and 'visible' disabilities, and 'orphan' diseases, and what we can do as individuals in order to promote and… Continue reading Episode 27: Inspiring Women: Dr Ritu Jain and disability awareness

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Episode 26: Inspiring Women with TED Talk speaker, Majd Mashharawi

https://soundcloud.com/coffeeandcocktails/episode-26-inspiring-women-with-ted-talk-speaker-majd-mashharawi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EpC-EDhcqw&t=5s I'll be honest, when a colleague reached out to me several months ago asking if I would be interested in interviewing Majd Mashharawi, TED Talk speaker and founder of GreenCake and Sunbox, I was floored. This woman's initiatives are incredible. Not only has she been able to transform the lives of thousands through… Continue reading Episode 26: Inspiring Women with TED Talk speaker, Majd Mashharawi

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New talk this week with TED Talk Speaker and founder of GreenCake, Majd Mashharawi

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY - SEPTEMBER 12: Majd Mashharawi accepts the 6 Core Principal Award for Confidence during the 7th Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards at Downtown Marriott on September 12, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen J. Cohen/Getty Images) Stay tuned for our second-to-last episode of our 'Inspiring Women' series with TED Talk speaker and… Continue reading New talk this week with TED Talk Speaker and founder of GreenCake, Majd Mashharawi

Episodes

New Episode on the Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things!

'The Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things explores the strange, dark place between art and curiosities... It's a museum of WTF. On a deeper level it's about people and the things that make us look at the world and realize that it's a much stranger and darker and more magical place than we give it credit… Continue reading New Episode on the Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things!

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Guest speakers wanted for new series on ‘Banned Books & Controversial Texts’

The C&C Podcast is looking for guest speakers for its new series starting in June on ‘Banned books & Controversial texts’. Our goal is to discuss how books like The Satanic Verses, the Gnostic Bible, and Mein Kampf were able to move communities (and sometimes even countries) into questioning themselves and their roles in society… Continue reading Guest speakers wanted for new series on ‘Banned Books & Controversial Texts’

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Episode 24: Inspiring women with Forbes 30 under 30, Abigail Seldin

Apologies C&C listeners/ viewers for the month of silence, but we have not forgotten you! We promise this month will have a lot more planned with interesting upcoming episodes and a new guest host who we could not resist to bring back to the studio (details available on our Patreon page). In the meantime, enjoy… Continue reading Episode 24: Inspiring women with Forbes 30 under 30, Abigail Seldin