Politics on the Couch looks at the way our minds respond to politics and the way politicians mess with our minds. In each episode award-winning political columnist Rafael Behr is joined by a distinguished expert drawn from the world of politics, psychology or philosophy. The show will appeal to any listener interested in taking a deep dive into how psychology drives everyone's political thought and behaviour.
Feb 23, 2021 • 60 minutes
Rafael Behr talks to Professor Tali Sharot about optimism bias
Feb 4, 2021 • 62 minutes
Rafael talks to David Baddiel on the launch of his new book - 'Jews Don't Count'
Jan 23, 2021 • 50 minutes
Rafael Behr talks to Imran Ahmed the founder of the Centre for Countering Digital Hate about misinformation.
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