Weekend Breakfast with Sara-Jayne King
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The UK report with Gavin Grey24 January 2021 | 17 Minute Listen
UK health chiefs and ministers are at loggerheads over the 'safe' length of time between receiving coronavirus vaccination jabs. A second coronavirus vaccine manufacturer has warned of supply issues to the European Union, compounding frustration in the bloc. Hungary has become the first country in the European Union to give preliminary approval to the Russian coronavirus vaccine, Sputnik V Brexit optimism. Japanese car maker Nissan says its Sunderland plant is secure for the long term as a result of the trade deal reached between the UK and the EU.
Faried Swartz opens up on the death of his partner Alvon Collison24 January 2021 | 12 Minute Listen
Tributes continue to pour in for the late veteran entertainer Alvon Collison. The 79-year-old died following a long battle with kidney failure. Sara-Jayne is joined by his life partner of 27 years, Faried Swartz.
Empathy - Softening the Edge24 January 2021 | 15 Minute Listen
It has been said that 2020 was the year of empathy fatigue. Well, my next guest is countering that by saying let this year (2021) be the year of empathy. Organisations such as Forbes and Deloitte have acknowledged the trend of rising empathy in the workplace in particular. What is empathy? It's the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. This is often confused with sympathy. Author Mimi Nicklin's best-seller "Softening the Edge" discusses how humanity's oldest leadership trait is potentially changing the world.
I photograph naked white men24 January 2021 | 12 Minute Listen
Joining Sara-Jayne is a London-based photographer who describes herself as a “Chinese woman who takes photographs of naked Western men”, Yushi Li. They chat about one of her projects entitled My Tinder Boys, in which she photographed naked men she had matched with on the dating site, Tinder.