Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

19th June: Blowback

The Migrant Crisis Podcast returns with their regular show – this time to speak with Northern Ireland correspondent Mike Meehall Wood, who explains why the English Tories have made an alliance with the Democratic Unionist Party. In addition, Muddassar Ahmed, an interfaith organiser and communications expert looks at how the British Muslim community is affected...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

UK Election Special

In the run up to the UK Election on the 8th June, the Migrant Crisis Podcast takes a look at what the Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat parties have to offer. Pre-recorded from a room in East Berlin, Mike Meehall Wood and Sophie Pornschlegel discuss the recent terror attacks in England and compare the migration...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

The protracted nature of crisis

This is the second of a two-part series looking at: the worsening famine in South Sudan, the massive phenomenon of internally displaced people across the world and the effect of the Turkey-EU deal one year on. If you want to hear the team discussing the background and context of these issues, check out the last episode,...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

Famine is a catalyst for war

Shortlisted for a Listener Choice Award at the British Podcast Awards, the Migrant Crisis Podcast returns for another episode, with Sophie Pornschlegel, Mike Meehall Wood and Frey Lindsay. Fearing that Trump, the Tories and Brexit are drawing all the attention, this is the first of two episodes focussing on some of the less-exposed stories that make up...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

Leveraging fear

The latest episode of the Migrant Crisis Podcast is here, and it looks like things are going from bad to worse in the world’s response to the Migrant Crisis. In this episode Frey Lindsay speak to Lord Alfred Dubs, namesake of the Dubs Amendment, which sought to bring unaccompanied child refugees into the UK. They discuss...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team
Migrant Crisis Podcast

How Women Experience the Migrant Crisis Differently to Men

It’s International Women’s Day and, in honour of the occasion, the team behind the Migrant Crisis Podcast have put together this article, taking a look at three ways women experience the refugee crisis differently to men. Domestic violence increases in times of conflict and displacement Violence against women remains one of the most pernicious and...

Migrant Crisis Podcast Team