Over to You

Over to You

BBC World Service's programme that lets you talk back to the BBC (and challenge the programme-makers). This weekly podcast hands the microphone over to our global audience.

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  • Religion on BBC World Service

    Sat, 22 Nov 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    Can UK-based broadcasters, like BBC World Service, avoid a western approach to religious programmes? A listener to the World Service’s religious programme, Heart and Soul, says she felt the effect of a western perspective in its recent edition Zambia: A Christian Nation? She takes on the programme makers with her analysis of the programme.

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  • US Mid-Term Elections 2014 Coverage

    Sat, 15 Nov 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    20 days remaining

    Listeners tell the BBC what they thought of its coverage of the US mid-term elections. Some listeners allege bias in the BBC’s coverage, on both sides. BBC Editorial Policy adviser Ric Bailey answers those claims.

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  • World War One and Imperialism

    Sat, 8 Nov 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    13 days remaining

    Did a recent debate The War that Changed the World: Imperialism adequately reflect the views of audiences in Delhi? Two members of the audience put their views to the series producer Charlie Taylor.

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  • The Future of Media in Thailand

    Sat, 1 Nov 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    6 days remaining

    Five months on from a military coup in Thailand, which saw the temporary suspension of international news channels, Rajan Datar is in Bangkok to find out about the future of media in Thailand. And, he finds out about The Conversation, a new programme aimed at representing women.

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