Renegade Inc.

  • Fear and loathing in the newsroom
    As the biggest humanitarian crisis since WWII rages on, people in developed nations seem to be indifferent. But away from the basic media snapshots, a different and more authentic story emerges. So is the media portrayal today of immigrants,...
  • Renegade Inc.
    Renegade Inc. is a new kind of talk show for people who think differently. We interview thinkers, writers, leaders and creators in search of new ideas. No soundbites. No shouting. No hype. Just great guests and entertaining conversation for people who want to question the conventional wisdom of modern life. Renegade Inc is hosted by award winning independent filmmaker and broadcaster Ross Ashcroft. It’s the show for the renegade spirit in everyone.
  • Fear and loathing in the newsroom
    Fear and loathing in the newsroom
    As the biggest humanitarian crisis since WWII rages on, people in developed nations seem to be indifferent. But away from the basic media snapshots, a different and more authentic story emerges. So is the media portrayal today of immigrants,...
  • Money for Nothing
    Money for Nothing
    The production of money is ultimately the struggle for control over resources, wealth, people and our environment. But there is a surprising level of ignorance around how banks create money out of thin air and the benefits which flow from it. So on...
  • They’re not making it anymore
    They’re not making it anymore
    Land is a necessity for human existence and remains the original source of all wealth. Yet bankers, economists, and politicians have simplistically lumped land and capital together, so apparently now they mean the same thing. So why, as a society,...
  • Generation Crunch
    Generation Crunch
    In fearless Renegade Inc. style this week, we play with fire by attempting to unlock the intergenerational conversation that often spoils Christmas. Beyond the generalisations of who has had it tougher, today’s economic benefits don’t...
  • No more business as usual
    No more business as usual
    The year 2016 showed us that uncertainty is here to stay, as pollsters, economists, politicians, and other so called experts spectacularly failed to predict the future. It’s now clear that, today, the herd has turned, globalization is in...
  • The Education Game
    The Education Game
    Never before have young people had more access to free information but, ironically, never before in human history has education been more expensive or stressful. Children and students are under massive pressure to perform, yet they are often being...
  • What’s killing creativity?
    What’s killing creativity?
    The Creative Industries are worth about £10 million an hour to the UK economy. But few of us have the patience needed to put up with being continually patronized by another piece of infantile advertising. So are What’s killing...
  • The Finance Curse
    The Finance Curse
    For many years, we’ve been told that finance is good and more finance is better. But it doesn’t seem everyone in the UK is sharing the benefits. On this program, we ask a very simple question – can a country suffer from a finance...
  • The Housing Crisis
    The Housing Crisis
    Why is UK housing now so out of reach for so many people? Yes, property has been a safe bet, but we ask what are the economic risks and the social side effects of ever-increasing house prices? Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by Dr Rebecca Ross and...
  • Brave new workplace
    Brave new workplace
    Why are so many people - globally - so disengaged with their job? We’re all working harder and longer yet many people are doing work they feel is meaningless. So we ask what wrong with employment? Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by writer and...