What are the real stories behind the most misunderstood and abused ideas in politics? From Conspiracy Theory to Woke to Centrism and beyond, Ian Dunt and Dorian Lynskey dig into the astonishing secret histories of concepts you thought you knew.Want to support us in making future seasons? There are now two ways you can help out: Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/originstorypod . Get early episodes, live zooms and more from just £5 per month. Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/origin-story/id1624704966 . Want everything in one place with easy payment? Subscribe to our premium feed on A...
Miranda Sawyer • The Guardian • Nov 19, 2022
"(Series 2) Dunt and Lynskey get stuck into Rand’s work and life story for an hour, and it’s an enthralling and funny listen. Origin Story works best when Lynskey and Dunt are in full flow, bouncing off each other. Outside this, sometimes their links are gabbled, and Lynskey’s opening to this episode is a bit flat."
Alexi Duggins • The Guardian • Jun 2, 2022
"This intensely researched, discursive podcast from Dorian Lynskey and political columnist Ian Dunt takes a deep dive..."
James Marriot • The Times UK • May 27, 2022
"Ian Dunt and Dorian Lynskey’s fascinating podcast...Dunt and Lynskey...draw some instructive modern parallels."