The Guardian's Audio Long Reads

The Guardian's Audio Long Reads podcasts are a selection of the  Guardian’s long read articles 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.

https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/the-audio-long-read

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The Money Saving Expert: how Martin Lewis became the most trusted man in Britain – podcast


He has built a multimillion pound empire, and is driven to help people attain ‘financial justice’. But in an age of predatory capitalism and rampant inequality, can one man’s modest suggestions really make a difference? • Read the text version here


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White gold: the unstoppable rise of alternative milks – podcast


How wellness upstarts spoiled milk’s healthy reputation – and built a billion-dollar industry from juicing oats and nuts • Read the text version here


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How a deluge of money nearly broke the Premier League – podcast


It’s the world’s most lucrative football league. But a civil war over all that money almost toppled it • Read the text version here


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Rwanda’s Khashoggi: who killed the exiled spy chief? – podcast


Dissident Patrick Karegeya had fled to South Africa, but was murdered in a well-planned attack. Now an inquest into his death threatens to bring unwelcome attention to Rwanda’s feted leader • Read the text version here


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Death on demand: has euthanasia gone too far? – podcast


Countries around the world are making it easier to choose the time and manner of your death. But doctors in the world’s euthanasia capital are starting to worry about the consequences • Read the text version here


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When the ice melts: the catastrophe of vanishing glaciers – podcast


As global temperatures rise, shrivelling glaciers and thawing permafrost threaten yet more climate disruption. How should we confront what is happening to our world? • Read the text version here


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‘We the people’: the battle to define populism – podcast


The noisy dispute over the meaning of populism is more than just an academic squabble – it’s a crucial argument about what we expect from democracy • Read the text version here


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Protein mania: the rich world’s new diet obsession – podcast


Why we can’t get enough when we already eat too much • Read the text version here


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Why exercise alone won’t save us – podcast


Sedentary lifestyles are killing us – we need to build activity into our everyday lives, not just leave it for the gym • Read the text version here


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Inside China's audacious global propaganda campaign – podcast


Beijing is buying up media outlets and training scores of foreign journalists to ‘tell China’s story well’ – as part of a worldwide propaganda campaign of astonishing scope and ambition • Read the text version here


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