[smart_podcast_player url=”https://radioaf.se/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/RussianActivism_Episode_1.mp3″ ] Listen to it on iTunes (UPF Lund) Activism is on the rise all over the world. In this podcast series, we take a look at the rising activism in Russia. The voices of the citizens of Russia have started to spread from an offline environment to online
[smart_track_player url=”https://radioaf.se/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Dancing-for-Freedom-Finalmente_mixdown.mp3″ ] Listen to it on iTunes (UPF Lund) This episode is a dialog about how political dissaproval and oppression has shown to take form in music. More specifically, how it has lead to a techno-revolution. Voice and Production: Luise Leder & Sanjin Alagic Listen to some of our other podcasts!
What does the future hold for Telegram? In the last episode of the series, we discuss the importance of privacy for Telegram and what the consequences of the app’s agreement with the Russian state might be. What happens with the audience when privacy suddenly isn’t the main focus? What would
A councilor executed in the streets, the leading presidential candidate jailed before the election, and a controversial politician rising to fame from previous anonymity. In the world’s fifth largest country with potentially the largest oil reserves in the world, corruption has been running rampant with paramilitaries increasingly spreading their influence.
Many of us have heard about Article 13 on websites like YouTube, Google and Reddit. The majority of discussion surrounding Article 13 is focused on whether or not the EU directive will curtail freedoms to share content such as memes or information. Contrary to popular belief, the EU is, fortunately,
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram – All of these apps are a part of our everyday life. We use it as sources for entertainment and don’t think too much of it – But can social media be more than that? In this podcast, we take a look at what social media is
Ai Weiwei is a world renowned Chinese artist. His work often acts as a medium for social commentary regarding topics such as human rights, migration, and activism. His work has led to controversy with the Chinese government, who imprisoned him for 81 days, an event met with global protests. On
If you are reading this, you should know that everything you’ve been taught is a lie. It is a sunny, cloudless day and you and your friends decides to go chill at Lomma beach. You know that the earth feels flat walking across the pavement towards the sand. You will
Africa is still struggling to overcome its colonial past. In the live show last Thursday, we focused on present-day Africa and the events that define the region today. We discussed China’s interests in Western Sahara, the Green Revolution, the environmental crisis in Ghana and the freedom of media in the
We live in complex times where people become increasingly disillusioned with political elites, neo-liberal rhetoric, and economic injustice. In response, political art is taking to the streets all over the world to express common discontent. Associated initially with youth and punk movements, street art has become an important political tool