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The Sound of Politics

'Sound of Politics', hosted by Professor Stephen Coleman, delves into the intricate world of political speech. In an era where politicians' voices are ubiquitous—on the news, in parliament, and amidst staged public appearances—this podcast asks crucial questions: Are we truly listening? Should we engage or avoid their rhetoric? With a sharp analytical lens, Stephen Coleman guides listeners through the subtleties of political communication. Each episode unpacks how to discern key messaging, identify strategic rhetoric, and strip away the excess verbiage. Listeners learn to critically engage with political discourse and, importantly, how to craft their responses. By inviting expert guests to share insights, 'Sound of Politics' transforms political speech from a background noise into a subject of thoughtful scrutiny, making it a compelling listen for anyone keen on understanding and interacting with the language of power.