Theos

Home / Comment / Podcasts & recordings

The Sacred #38: Ash Sarkar

The Sacred #38: Ash Sarkar

In the 38th episode of The Sacred, Elizabeth Oldfield talks to the broadcaster and journalist Ash Sarkar. 01/05/2019

Ash Sarkar is a writer, broadcaster, journalist and lecturer. She is a Senior Editor at Novara Media, an independent left wing media organisation, and regularly appears as a pundit on television and radio.

In this episode she discusses her sacred value of human life, being a ‘red diaper baby’, rediscovering Islam and her worries that adversarial debates are shaping us in unhealthy ways.

This podcast is a project of Theos Think Tank (@theosthinktank) and is hosted by Elizabeth Oldfield (@theoselizabeth).

To follow us, subscribe to The Sacred on iTunes or on SoundCloud, and follow us on Twitter @sacred_podcast.


Interested in this? Share it on social media. Join our monthly e–newsletter to keep up to date with our latest research and events. And check out our Supporter Programme to find out how you can help our work.

Image by Jwslubbock, Creative Commons.

Elizabeth Oldfield

Elizabeth Oldfield

Elizabeth is Theos’ Director. She appears regularly in the media, including BBC One, Sky News, and the World Service, writing in The Financial Times and delivering Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.

Posted 1 May 2019

Activism, Capitalism, Gender, Islam, Podcast, Politics

Research

See all

Events

See all

In the news

See all

Comment

See all

Get regular email updates on our latest research and events.

Please confirm your subscription in the email we have sent you.

Want to keep up to date with the latest news, reports, blogs and events from Theos? Get updates direct to your inbox once or twice a month.

Thank you for signing up.