Politics
Hyer’s Highlights: A Rock and a Hard Place
As the UK faces it's fourth national vote in under five years, many young people feel stuck between a rock and a hard place as to who they should vote for.
Hyer’s Highlights: Twitter Bans Political Ads
Twitter has announced that it is banning political ads - but is it all meaningless if Facebook doesn't follow?
Hyer’s Highlights: MPs Step Down Ahead of General Election
Ahead of the UK’s General Election on 12th December, as many as 50 MPs have stepped down from their post… some for worrying reasons.
Hyer’s Highlights: Should Donald Trump be impeached?
As a new investigation launches, should US President Donald Trump be impeached? Benji Hyer debates the question of the moment with listeners to his radio show.
Hyer’s Highlights: Boris Johnson Breaks The Law
Should Boris Johnson resign? Benji Hyer debates the question of the moment with listeners to his radio show.
Alec Feldman: Order Order Big Reveal
A radio experiment doesn’t quite go to plan.
Alec Feldman’s Brand New Board Game
Who wouldn’t want a parliamentary board game?
Hyer’s Highlights: What happened to “taking back control”?
Last week, an unelected Prime Minster with practically no majority declared that British Parliament will be suspended… the end of democracy?
Hyer’s Highlights: Has Trump lost his mind?
Trump often makes controversial comments, but in the past couple of weeks the list has gotten particularly exceptional.
Hyer’s Highlights: The Amazon Is On Fire
Benji Hyer speaks to Lucy Curtis – who works in sustainability – about whether Brazil is to blame for the recent fires in the Amazon Rainforest.
Hyer’s Highlights: Call It What It Is – Does America have a white supremacist problem?
America has experienced two mass shootings in just 24 hours – the first of which was driven by the despite to kill Hispanic immigrants.
Hyer’s Highlights: What’s happening on October 31st?
The UK is set leave the EU on October 31st – but what will happen on that day is anyone’s guess.
Hyer’s Highlights: Boris Johnson is Prime Minister
Listen to the full 50 minute discussion from Benji Hyer's radio show: Who is the UK's new Prime Minister, and what do you think of him?
Hyer’s Highlights: Anti-Semitism in The Labour Party
Jewish Labour Movement’s National Organiser Rebecca Filer speaks to Benji Hyer following the BBC Panorama exposé into Anti-Semitism in the Labour Party.
Hyer’s Highlights: Boris Johnson wants English First
UK Prime Ministerial hopeful Boris Johnson has declared that, in his opinion, there are “too many parts of our country” where English is not spoken as a first language.
Hyer’s Highlights: Pride In London 2019
Years & Years singer Olly Alexander, among others, are concerned about the amount of corporate brands "hijacking" London Pride
Hyer’s Highlights: Is Boris Johnson The British Donald Trump?
Benji Hyer draws comparisons between the potential next Prime Minister and the US President.
Hyer’s Highlights: Life In One Dimension
Education Secretary Damian Hinds says that young people people are growing up with a “warped view of what is normal”.
The Horrors in Hong Kong
Benji Hyer spoke to a student at Hong Kong University who is terrified of China’s “iron grip” over Hong Kong and, in a heartfelt personal testimony, recalls the pain of being fired at with tear gas.
Hyer’s Highlights: Prime Minister Candidates Admit Drug Use
After Michael Gove's confession that he took drugs "multiple times", many of the other candidates for PM have confessed their former drug use.