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The Common Weal Policy Podcast. A weekly podcast explaining our policies as well as discussing Scottish policy news and events.

The Common Weal Policy Podcast. A weekly podcast explaining our policies as well as discussing Scottish policy news and events.
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The Common Weal Policy Podcast. A weekly podcast explaining our policies as well as discussing Scottish policy news and events.

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@Common_Weal

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English


Episodes

Episode #6 - Special Guest: Peter Ryan

4/17/2019
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Episode 6 of the Common Weal Policy Podcast You can download this episode directly here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/264906/1043797-episode-6-special-guest-peter-ryan.mp3 Common Weal's Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell is joined by special guest Peter Ryan, a financial systems expert and repeat contributor to Common Weal's policy library on matters to do with currency. In his latest policy paper, Paying Our Way, Peter lays out the case for a Scottish Payments Initiation System which...

Duration:00:27:09

Episode #5 - Special Guest: George Kerevan

4/10/2019
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Episode 5 of the Common Weal Policy Podcast You can download this episode directly here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/264906/1035269-episode-5-special-guest-george-kerevan.mp3 Common Weal Campaigns Officer Jonathon Shafi and Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell are joined by special guest George Kerevan - economist and former SNP MP - to discuss his views on the Growth Commission, the need for an independent Scotland to have its own currency and the upcoming SNP conference. The Open...

Duration:00:30:34

Episode #4 - Financial Regulations

3/27/2019
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Episode 4 of the Common Weal Policy Podcast You can download this episode directly here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/264906/1012803-episode-4-financial-regulations.mp3 Common Weal Campaigns Officer Jonathon Shafi and Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell talk about Financial Regulations and why independence offers the change for Scotland to create something new and better - an economy that works for all of us - and why we shouldn't chain ourselves to the UK and limit our own independence...

Duration:00:25:04

Episode #3 - How to Start a New Country

3/19/2019
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Episode 3 of the Common Weal Policy Podcast You can download this episode directly here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/264906/1003336-episode-3-how-to-start-a-new-country.mp3 Common Weal Campaigns Officer Jonathon Shafi and Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell talk about Common Weal's book How to Start a New Country which offers a blueprint for how to prepare for Scottish independence in a democratic "future neutral" way. They discuss various chapters in the book such as how to set up a...

Duration:00:30:27

Episode #2 - Know Your Growth Commission

3/12/2019
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Episode 2 of The Common Weal Policy Podcast. Common Weal Campaigns Officer Jonathon Shafi and Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell discuss more about the Sustainable Growth Commission's approach to currency in an independent Scotland as well as their proposals to debt and liabilities in the form of their Annual Solidarity Payment. They also discuss the newly launched Campaign for an Independent Currency which has submitted an amendment to the Growth Commission's motion to conference and...

Duration:00:28:04

Episode #1 - Pilot - Currency and the Growth Commission

3/4/2019
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Common Weal is piloting a new weekly Policy Podcast which will explain our policies, discuss the impact we're having in Scotland and comment on policy news going on during the week. You can download this podcast directly here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/264906/982714-episode-1-pilot-currency-and-the-growth-commission.mp3 In this first episode, Campaigns Officer Jonathon Shafi and Head of Policy & Research Craig Dalzell look at the news that the SNP will be discussing whether or not to...

Duration:00:26:48