John Oliver

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John Oliver on Qatar: ‘No reason to believe Fifa will ever do the right thing’
The Last Week Tonight host looks into the costs – in dollars, suffering and human life – behind Fifa’s 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Adrian Horton

21, Nov, 2022 @4:45 PM

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John Oliver on British monarchy: ‘Like an appendix. We’ve long evolved past needing them’
The Last Week Tonight host goes in on the British royal family, from their vast private wealth to their refusal to reckon with their colonial history

Adrian Horton

14, Nov, 2022 @4:54 PM

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John Oliver on Republicans and voting: ‘If I lose, it’s rigged, if I win, it’s fine’
The Last Week Tonight host examines election denialism, GOP attempts at election subversion and the fragility of American democracy

Adrian Horton

07, Nov, 2022 @4:39 PM

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The Horne Section TV Show review – this riotously fun sitcom is an utter delight
Taskmaster’s Little Alex Horne’s boundless energy and likability is captured in a charming show that sits somewhere between Flight of the Conchords and The Goodies

Stuart Heritage

03, Nov, 2022 @6:00 AM

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John Oliver on US bail: ‘Arbitrary, destructive and criminalizes poverty’
The Last Week Tonight host examines the broken cash bail system in the US and GOP efforts to discredit local reform efforts

Adrian Horton

31, Oct, 2022 @4:21 PM

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John Oliver: ‘Some on the right have truly lost their minds about trans rights’
The Last Week Tonight host looks at the extraordinary legal attack on trans rights in the US and conservative disinformation around gender-affirming care.

Adrian Horton

17, Oct, 2022 @3:13 PM

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John Oliver: local news crime coverage gives police ‘a huge lobbying platform’
The Last Week Tonight host looked at how daily crime beat stories can misrepresent crime rates, exacerbate inequities and act as police PR

Adrian Horton

10, Oct, 2022 @3:57 PM

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John Oliver on stolen antiquities in western museums: ‘Abject callousness on display’
The Last Week Tonight host digs into the history of stolen artifacts and the market in dubiously sourced antiquities

Adrian Horton

03, Oct, 2022 @3:47 PM

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John Oliver: Bolsonaro’s January 6 could be a lot worse than Trump’s
The Last Week Tonight host looks at fears that Brazil’s far-right president could lead a copycat coup after next week’s election

Adrian Horton

26, Sep, 2022 @3:33 PM

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Jokes about the Queen’s death cut from UK version of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Sky edited gags that were previously shown in the US

Alexi Duggins

13, Sep, 2022 @1:54 PM

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John Oliver on ‘king of cop shows’ Law & Order: ‘Far from representing reality’
Last Week Tonight host digs into the discrepancy between the reality of law enforcement and the fantasy depicted in show and its many spin-offs

Adrian Horton

12, Sep, 2022 @4:30 PM

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John Oliver on corporate ‘net zero’ proposals: ‘We cannot offset our way out of climate change’
The Last Week Tonight host digs into the overstated promises of corporate carbon neutrality through ‘carbon offset’ schemes

Adrian Horton

22, Aug, 2022 @3:14 PM

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