You are live on Bandwagons, please do not swear - Bríd and Fionnuala take a trip down memory lane and revisit Big Brother from their Sugar Club show back in March. From controversies, to cute couples, expect laughs and slideshow errors galore.
As Hamilton hits Disney+, Bríd and Fionnuala review how Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical phenomenon set Broadway alight; through praise and criticisms.
7 July Finished
This Pride month, Bríd and Fionnuala are joined by Cian Sullivan and James O’Hagan of Sissy That Pod to discuss parades, protests and eh, dark rooms.
1 hour 2 mins
23 June Finished
On this week’s episode, Bríd and Fionnuala revisit the area of sustainability, and learn about how reducing our food waste could end world hunger - yep, really. Zero-waste chef and Culinary Director of FoodSpace Conor Spacey introduces the wagons to, eh, Wexford kimchi and tells them how to make booze out of pineapple scraps. Plus, Programmes Director for World Vision Ireland Maurice Sadlier explains how we can end global food poverty by making some small changes in our every day lives. This episode is brought to you by World Vision Ireland.
1 hour 13 mins
16 June Finished
This week, we're asking you to take the hour that you usually would to listen to this podcast and go educate yourselves - acknowledge your white privilege, address the racial biases ingrained in you and ask what you can do next for #BlackLivesMatter at home and across the world. Make it a habit, not a hashtag. - DONATE: US National Bail Fund: https://www.communityjusticeexchange.org/nbfn-directory Minnesota Freedom Fund: https://minnesotafreedomfund.org/donate Funds for Protesters against Police Brutality (USA): https://www.gofundme.com/f/funds-for-protesters-against-police-brutality Know Your Rights Camp (created by Colin Kaepernick): https://secure.eifoundation.org/site/Donation2?df_id=6082&mfc_pref=T&6082.donation=form1&s_src=kyrcmain&utm_source=kyrcmain George Floyd Memorial Fund: https://www.gofundme.com/f/georgefloyd Black Pride Ireland: https://www.gofundme.com/f/support-black-pride-ireland?utm_source=customer&utm_medium=copy_link-tip&utm_campaign=p_cp+share-sheet MERJ (Migrants and Ethnic Minorities for Reproductive Justice): https://www.gofundme.com/f/merj-community-fund?utm_source=customer&utm_medium=copy_link-tip&utm_campaign=p_cp+share-sheet MASI (Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland): http://www.masi.ie/support-us/ Support for Direct Provision Residents during COVID-19: https://www.gofundme.com/f/dp-residents-covid19-support-conference?utm_source=customer&utm_medium=copy_link-tip&utm_campaign=p_cp+share-sheet https://www.gofundme.com/f/coronavirusvolunteersdublin-x-soap-for-direct-prov?utm_source=customer&utm_medium=copy_link-tip&utm_campaign=p_cp+share-sheet Irish Refugee Council: https://www.irishrefugeecouncil.ie/donate/donate-to-support/5/credit-card PETITIONS: Petitions for US cases: http://chng.it/8nZb2Z9VFY - Justice for George Floyd https://www.wecantbreathenational.org - Justice for George Floyd | #WeCantBreathe http://chng.it/PJkKv48FnS - Justice for Ahmaud Arbery http://chng.it/SBpLWjjrnZ - Disbarment of prosecutor on Ahmaud Arbery’s case https://go.theactionpac.com/sign/stand-with-breonna?akid=s563441..lmggtJ - Justice for Breonna Taylor (you will need a random US zip code- I used 37236) http://chng.it/tYLJ28N74n - Justice for Tony McDade http://chng.it/LPKQHzL454 - Investigation into the officer involved in the murder of Eric J. Logan http://chng.it/RNF8FLyZ55 - Justice for Jennifer Jeffley http://chng.it/bSmxWFYs4m - Justice for Willie Simmons http://chng.it/n2DDXMhhNX - Chrystul Kizer case http://chng.it/rxwhCGzkwD - Mandatory life sentence for Police Brutality http://chng.it/LWsBGDMwfC - Petitioning Julius Jones’ death sentence http://chng.it/Lm7vBBGJgN - Reopen Sandra Bland’s case http://chng.it/LphVD2gDR5 - Ban the use of rubber bullets http://chng.it/HzCcDBxmvR - Stop ICE from poisoning immigrants Petitions for Irish cases: http://chng.it/VJJWkQnRHb - Protecting communities from hate in Ireland http://chng.it/9F6kFhZM45 - End Direct Provision http://chng.it/pZMBqKvjyh - Repeal the 27th Amendment https://my.uplift.ie/petitions/stop-the-spread-of-covid19-in-direct-provision-centres?bucket=&source=twitter-share-button&utm_campaign=&utm_medium=myuplift&utm_source=twitter&share=b0479cb8-aa3b-407d-855f-09ba9558ea27 - Move Asylum Seekers out of Direct Provision centres OTHER RESOURCES: Free books online: Who Do You Serve, Who Do You Protect?- Police Violence and Resistance in the United States | various authors: https://www.haymarketbooks.org/books/952-who-do-you-serve-who-do-you-protect?discount_code=WHODOYOUSERVE&fbclid=IwAR32nOV0BcLIivAOtlxqI1nwr3vr4xgua0LsXDwwBb1n1nnIH0UtYNfINJA Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race | Reni Eddo-Lodge: https://b-ok.cc/book/3502646/6d1645 So You Want to Talk About Race | Ijeoma Oluo: https://b-ok.cc/book/3427796/807f5d No Place For Self-Pity, No Time For Fear | Toni Morrison: https://www.thenation.com/article/archive/no-place-self-pity-no-room-fear/ Contacting elected officials: Ireland: Contact your TD: https://www.whoismytd.com Contact your MLA: http://aims.niassembly.gov.uk/mlas/contacts.aspx Find your local Citizen’s Information Centre: http://centres.citizensinformation.ie
9 June Finished
Paws up little monsters! Following the release of her highly anticipated album Chromatica, Bríd and Fionnuala examine the legacy of Mother Monster herself, Lady Gaga.
2 June Finished