The Guardian's Audio Long Reads

The Guardian's Audio Long Reads

The Guardian's Audio Long Reads podcasts are a selection of theΒ  Guardian’s long read articlesΒ which are published in the paper and online. It gives you the opportunity to get on with your day whilst listening to some of the finest journalism the Guardian has to offer: in-depth writing from around the world on immigration, crime, business, the arts and much more.

Episodes





The war against Pope Francis – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-11-06 13:48 / βŒ› 00:33:12


Orbiting Jupiter: my week with Emmanuel Macron – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-11-03 13:00 / βŒ› 00:37:39



Why can’t we cure the common cold? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-27 13:00 / βŒ› 00:32:29



We should have seen Trump coming – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-20 13:00 / βŒ› 00:23:16


Why do we feel so guilty all the time? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-16 14:03 / βŒ› 00:23:58



The inside story of Labour’s election shock – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-09 13:54 / βŒ› 00:36:06


This island is not for sale: how Eigg fought back – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-06 13:00 / βŒ› 00:29:02


Facebook’s war on free will – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-10-02 13:38 / βŒ› 00:33:47






The last Nazi hunters – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-09-11 13:00 / βŒ› 00:33:35


The first social media suicide – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-09-08 13:00 / βŒ› 00:34:07


Neoliberalism: the idea that swallowed the world – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-09-04 13:00 / βŒ› 00:29:26



Why we fell for clean eating – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-28 15:00 / βŒ› 00:40:39


Why do stars like Adele keep losing their voice? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-25 13:00 / βŒ› 00:33:06


What is a black professor in America allowed to say? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-21 13:00 / βŒ› 00:42:59


Unlearning the myth of American innocence – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-18 13:00 / βŒ› 00:36:58


Is the world really better than ever? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-14 14:12 / βŒ› 00:34:52



The real cost of regeneration – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-08-04 13:00 / βŒ› 00:32:24


Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world @

πŸ“† 2017-07-31 13:32 / βŒ› 00:36:33


When life is a fate worse than death – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-07-28 13:00 / βŒ› 00:25:37



Naomi Klein: how power profits from disaster – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-07-21 13:00 / βŒ› 00:29:28


The age of banter – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-07-14 13:00 / βŒ› 00:41:17


Being Donald Trump: the life of an impersonator – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-07-10 13:39 / βŒ› 00:35:17




How Nicholas Serota’s Tate changed Britain – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-06-30 13:00 / βŒ› 00:44:08







Robot hearts: medicine’s new frontier - podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-06-09 13:00 / βŒ› 00:34:37







Where oil rigs go to die – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-05-12 14:09 / βŒ› 01:06:00



The race to build the world’s first sex robot – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-05-05 18:40 / βŒ› 00:38:39


Confessions of a reluctant gentrifier – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-05-01 17:37 / βŒ› 00:33:42



The myth of the β€˜lone wolf’ terrorist – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-04-24 16:50 / βŒ› 00:30:07





The inside story of the Tory election scandal – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-04-07 13:31 / βŒ› 00:46:17





Can we trust the Rorschach test? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-03-24 12:49 / βŒ› 00:34:47



How technology gets us hooked – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-03-14 14:34 / βŒ› 00:27:13



PPE: the Oxford degree that runs Britain – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-03-06 12:00 / βŒ› 00:38:15



The hi-tech war on science fraud – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-27 11:21 / βŒ› 00:38:06


Total recall: the people who never forget – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-24 12:37 / βŒ› 00:43:26


Wiley: the enigmatic Godfather of Grime – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-21 11:44 / βŒ› 00:36:22


The man who could make Marine Le Pen president of France - podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-17 17:44 / βŒ› 00:35:43


The man who could make Marine Le Pen president of France - podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-17 17:44 / βŒ› 00:36:14


Vanishing point: the rise of the invisible computer – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-13 12:00 / βŒ› 00:21:16




Who killed the great British curry house? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-02-03 12:00 / βŒ› 00:42:11





Fifa: the video game that changed football – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-01-20 12:00 / βŒ› 00:33:30


Alan Yentob: the last impresario – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-01-16 12:25 / βŒ› 00:44:43


Why time management is ruining our lives – podcast @

πŸ“† 2017-01-13 12:00 / βŒ› 00:32:04







Death row: the lawyer who keeps losing – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-12-13 14:03 / βŒ› 00:44:17


The hygge conspiracy – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-12-09 12:34 / βŒ› 00:40:22




How the education gap is tearing politics apart – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-11-29 17:34 / βŒ› 00:28:44





Revenge of the tabloids – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-11-14 12:08 / βŒ› 00:47:59


The cult of the expert and how it collapsed - podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-11-11 12:21 / βŒ› 00:35:22



Crash: how computers are setting us up for disaster – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-10-31 17:11 / βŒ› 00:32:36


The man who brought you Brexit - podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-10-28 14:00 / βŒ› 00:40:48



Who murdered Giulio Regeni? – Audio Long Reads podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-10-21 12:10 / βŒ› 00:37:59



Man v rat: could the long war soon be over? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-10-14 11:55 / βŒ› 00:36:31


The race to save a dying language – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-10-03 12:06 / βŒ› 00:29:19


Fear of the light: why we need darkness - podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-09-30 11:50 / βŒ› 00:29:01



Does the left have a future? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-09-23 12:08 / βŒ› 00:31:44




The perils of being your own doctor – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-09-12 14:53 / βŒ› 00:31:42



The dark history of Donald Trump's rightwing revolt – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-09-02 12:59 / βŒ› 00:40:11



The Very Quiet Foreign Girls poetry group - podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-08-05 14:18 / βŒ› 00:27:43



How technology disrupted the truth – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-07-22 12:30 / βŒ› 00:37:26



Is this the world’s most radical mayor? – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-07-11 12:57 / βŒ› 00:30:28


Brexit: a disaster decades in the making – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-07-08 11:58 / βŒ› 00:31:16



Europhobia: a very British problem – podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-07-01 11:46 / βŒ› 00:27:35


Welcome to the age of Trump @

πŸ“† 2016-06-24 12:13 / βŒ› 00:35:50



The foul reign of the biological clock @

πŸ“† 2016-06-17 13:45 / βŒ› 00:31:59



How Uber conquered London @

πŸ“† 2016-06-10 16:49 / βŒ› 00:44:01


The gangsters on England's doorstep @

πŸ“† 2016-06-06 13:27 / βŒ› 00:42:35


How the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers @

πŸ“† 2016-06-03 12:41 / βŒ› 00:32:43


The inside story of Facebook’s biggest setback @

πŸ“† 2016-05-30 12:37 / βŒ› 00:38:13



Tudormania: Why can’t we get over it? @

πŸ“† 2016-05-23 11:55 / βŒ› 00:29:33


The shelter that gives wine to alcoholics @

πŸ“† 2016-05-16 11:39 / βŒ› 00:37:59


The clean, green and slightly bonkers world of CBeebies @

πŸ“† 2016-05-13 12:07 / βŒ› 00:25:51


Offshore in central London: the curious case of 29 Harley Street @

πŸ“† 2016-05-06 13:19 / βŒ› 00:31:56


The lawyer who takes the cases no one wants @

πŸ“† 2016-05-03 12:31 / βŒ› 00:37:38


How Boots went rogue @

πŸ“† 2016-04-29 11:53 / βŒ› 00:43:43


Ugg: the look that refused to die @

πŸ“† 2016-04-25 14:00 / βŒ› 00:32:56


The sugar conspiracy @

πŸ“† 2016-04-22 12:59 / βŒ› 00:43:49



β€˜Fitbit for your period’: the rise of fertility tracking @

πŸ“† 2016-04-11 15:48 / βŒ› 00:35:42


The missing: what have they done with our sons? @

πŸ“† 2016-04-08 12:40 / βŒ› 00:41:19


Death by gentrification: the killing that shamed San Francisco @

πŸ“† 2016-04-04 13:10 / βŒ› 00:30:54


Welcome to the land that no country wants @

πŸ“† 2016-04-01 13:22 / βŒ› 00:37:07




What should we do about paedophiles? @

πŸ“† 2016-03-21 13:20 / βŒ› 00:34:58


The cult of memory: when history does more harm than good @

πŸ“† 2016-03-18 12:58 / βŒ› 00:28:05


How the changing media is changing terrorism @

πŸ“† 2016-03-14 13:22 / βŒ› 00:37:36



Trident: the British question @

πŸ“† 2016-03-04 11:48 / βŒ› 01:19:29


The conspiracy theorists who have taken over Poland @

πŸ“† 2016-02-29 11:30 / βŒ› 00:42:14


Join us or die: the birth of Boko Haram @

πŸ“† 2016-02-26 12:29 / βŒ› 00:31:01


Death of a troll @

πŸ“† 2016-02-22 12:49 / βŒ› 00:37:39


The sting: an American drugs bust in west Africa @

πŸ“† 2016-02-19 13:29 / βŒ› 00:35:51


The most potent, permanent and elusive figure in British politics @

πŸ“† 2016-02-15 13:26 / βŒ› 00:37:42


Why did two parents murder their adopted child? @

πŸ“† 2016-02-12 12:23 / βŒ› 00:33:36


Big Pharma’s worst nightmare @

πŸ“† 2016-02-05 11:49 / βŒ› 00:36:21


Katie Mitchell, British theatre’s queen in exile @

πŸ“† 2016-02-01 12:03 / βŒ› 00:37:48


Alexander Litvinenko: the man who solved his own murder @

πŸ“† 2016-01-29 12:14 / βŒ› 00:45:01


Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud @

πŸ“† 2016-01-25 16:44 / βŒ› 00:32:00


No diet, no detox: how to relearn the art of eating @

πŸ“† 2016-01-22 13:32 / βŒ› 00:25:20


What science doesn’t know about the menopause @

πŸ“† 2016-01-18 17:17 / βŒ› 00:38:51


The Machiavelli of Maryland @

πŸ“† 2016-01-15 13:15 / βŒ› 00:44:13


The fall of Jersey: how a tax haven goes bust - Podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-01-11 14:17 / βŒ› 00:35:12


The devil and JosΓ© Mourinho - Podcast @

πŸ“† 2016-01-08 13:29 / βŒ› 00:42:03