Renegade Inc.

  • Should we fret about our sea of debt?
    What if we have all been living under false pretenses? It’s not capitalism that rules supreme… it’s creditism, which is like capitalism but different, as wealth is ‘loaned out’ rather than wealth being...
  • 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.
  • Should we fret about our sea of debt?
    Should we fret about our sea of debt?
    What if we have all been living under false pretenses? It’s not capitalism that rules supreme… it’s creditism, which is like capitalism but different, as wealth is ‘loaned out’ rather than wealth being...
  • The art of revolution
    The art of revolution
    It’s always assumed that social change starts in politics. But what if that assumption is incorrect and social change actually begins in the arts? Throughout history, it is the artist – not the politician – who is better equipped...
  • Big Four and the revolving door
    Big Four and the revolving door
    When accountants and auditors become the story because of systemic failures and corporate malfeasance you know something has gone badly wrong. As if not to be outdone by banking crises, big accountancy firms are increasingly embroiled in corporate...
  • Big bad Vlad! The demonization of Russia
    Big bad Vlad! The demonization of Russia
    The barrage of scaremongering by the British press before the football World Cup painted Russia as a tyrannical country unsafe for tourists and football fans alike… but the reality has been very different. So, was this Western media onslaught...
  • Grandparents of Brexit
    Grandparents of Brexit
    It’s by far the most emotive and divisive issue of this generation. Brexit has split families, ended relationships, derailed political careers, and divided a country. But the entrenched positions on ‘remain’ and ‘leave’...
  • Thrown under the bus
    Thrown under the bus
    Renationalizing Britain's rail system is a daily debate. But surprisingly there are far more British bus users than rail commuters and they have been neglected. A privatized bus system has meant that many people are left stranded - feeling the full...
  • The (not so) free press
    The (not so) free press
    Orwell famously said, “Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.” With print media’s business model in free-fall, newspaper proprietors are increasingly desperate to find...
  • Empire of things
    Empire of things
    When the head of sustainability at Ikea says we have hit ‘peak stuff’ you know that consumers are tapped out. So as self-storage units buckle under the pressure of housing things we don’t need and our environment pays the price,...
  • Looting Libya
    Looting Libya
    One of the biggest Western foreign policy adventures in recent years is underreported in the media. The so-called ‘intervention’ in Libya has created a failed state that is riven with extremists all vying for power. The war was sold as...
  • The global economy – what lies beneath?
    The global economy – what lies beneath?
    Stock markets are near all-time highs, bankers are taking big bonuses once again, and America is shaping up for the mother of all global trade wars… What could possibly go wrong? Is the global economy back to ‘business as usual’...