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Newz of the World is a weekly show about world news. Mark Fonseca Rendeiro and Tim Pritlove come together to present interesting reports and discuss their aspects and possible consequences. Newz of the world wants to be an alternative window to the common media flow and cherry picks interesting developments for you.

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last modified
2019-06-26 10:50
last episode published
2016-12-21 00:15
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21.12.2016

NEWZ088 We’re gonna miss him when he’s gone

After ages we have met in Berlin to at least give a few impressions of this crazy year. So we go through a list of countries that made newz this year eventually ending with the USA where we try to find words for something where it seems impossible to f...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
21.04.2015

NEWZ087 Archives of Repressive Bodies

Still not on a weekly schedule but steadily improving, that's us: another newz show focuses on the world's events and we have again collected a lot of interesting stories this week.
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
3.04.2015

NEWZ086 Enough Reason To Go Postal

After having summarised the events in the time we couldn't bring you the NEWZ in our last show, today we are back on track, covering the most recent events and tragedies. Though the tragedies are numerous, there are also good news to report. Have a lis...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
28.02.2015

NEWZ085 Cuba invented the podcast

So it's been a while and we're sorry to have let you waited so long, dear listeners. But here we are again with season 2 of the Newz of the World. We browse Wikipedia's history records to summarise what has happened since we left you and try to get a g...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
9.08.2014

NEWZ084 Passing Gas

As the summer sun warms Europe, US air strikes hit northern Iraq. Israel and Gaza continue to be unable to reach a cease fire. In eastern Ukraine all reports indicate that government forces have separatists surrounded. Nigeria has declared a state of e...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
22.07.2014

NEWZ083 Colombia Special

This is the first time Newz of the World is inviting a correspondent to the show to get a better look at things. We are welcoming Daniel González from Bogota to join us for the first time to talk about all things Columbia and other South American aspec...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
16.07.2014

NEWZ082 Beyond The Ring

This week Mark reports from beyond the ring of Moscow. We look at that state of the city, infrastructure, and more. In Eastern Ukraine clashes and an air strike have left governments pointing fingers at each other. Over in Iraq the Kurdish Army has tak...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
4.07.2014

NEWZ081 Less Disgusting Than Ten Years Ago

As the World Cup heads towards the quarter final round, another infrastructure collapse occurs in Belo Horizonte. Meanwhile a new investigative report shows the Brazilian weapons industry is booming thanks to big domestic security spending. Over in Nor...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
20.06.2014

NEWZ080 You Better Behave Or We Will Send Advisors

This week we catch up with the ongoing battles in Iraq and the growing Iranian and US involvement. In South America Argentina is on the verge of defaulting on its debt payments. The Pakistani Army has launched an offensive in North Waziristan, displaci...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
5.06.2014

NEWZ079 Political Existentialism

We kick off this week's program with an update regarding Boko Haram in Nigeria. From there it is Estonia that had an interesting story on the topic of anti-spying tactics. Modi is the big winner in India, along with the BJP. Assad had his own election ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
15.05.2014

NEWZ078 Get Your Printers Ready

At the top of the news pyramid today is a major mining accident in Soma, Turkey. While over in Eastern Ukraine, two more regions have voted for independence. The Algerian president, despite failing health and remaining largely invisible, has won a 4th...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
30.04.2014

NEWZ077 Slowest Military Coup Ever

We start this week in Egypt where members of the Muslim Brotherhood have been sentenced to death. Over in Turkey the Secret Service has been granted new sweeping powers. A new report on the US Military in Africa shows a vast array of exercises and pro...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
18.04.2014

NEWZ076 Love, Peace and Hamburgers

After a brief hiatus we start the news roundup with the capsizing of a ferry in South Korea. While back in Eastern Europe the conflict has now shifted to Eastern Ukraine. Following the third anniversary of Fukushima, the people of Taiwan have rallied...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
22.03.2014

NEWZ075 Mountain of Fail

While many governments continue to play diplomatic games over the Crimea, we look at the fiscal costs. The US changes its agreement on internet domains, or so it seemed. UNHCR releases its asylum statistics for 2013. A beloved Afghan journalist is mur...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
13.03.2014

NEWZ074 Aliens or Chuck Norris

This week we start with some unavoidable big story updates, as both the Ukraine and Russia talk tough in the lead up to Sunday's Crimea referendum. In Turkey there have been confrontations in several cities between police and protestors following the f...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
3.03.2014

NEWZ073 Don’t Suspect A Friend, Report Him

As the world's media goes into full gear over Ukraine-Russia standoff, we look at the timeline of events. Uganda has now passed some of the worst anti-gay laws in the world. Israel admits yet does not admit to destroying another weapons convoy heading ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
15.02.2014

NEWZ072 Curling The Newz

This week Mark confesses a love affair with the Winter Olympics, especially curling. Mass protests in Venezuela leave several dead and another cable station is taken off the air. North and South Korea hold rare talks. A young new PM is about to be appo...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
7.02.2014

NEWZ071 Please Your Farmer

This week we delve into the 1,000 pages of the newly passed US farm bill. Down in Peru they're expanding the Camisea gas project. A mother seeks answers from the Syrian government representatives in Geneva. The UN World Food Program has published imag...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
22.01.2014

NEWZ070 You Can’t Win Against the Putino

This week kicks off with a big update and discussion about Dubai as Mark approaches the end of the Dubai Taxi Project journey. Some Egyptian voters turned out and voted yes to a constitution. Protests continue in the Ukraine. Argentina has adopted new ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
6.01.2014

NEWZ069 So Long And Thanks For All the Fish

This week we kick off 2014 by looking at a few nations that could be extra busy in a bad way this year. In Iraq the government prepares an assault on out-of-control Fallujah. In Israel thousands of African migrants take to the streets to protest a new...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
20.12.2013

NEWZ068 Salutations Cigarette Circle

As the world said goodbye to Mandela last week, some strange gifts came out of the ceremony. Putin has pardoned his nemesis along with several other high profile prisoners. South Sudan is reeling after what the president calls a coup attempt. Reporter...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
6.12.2013

NEWZ067 I Am Wearing My Yellow Underwear

We start today's newz with Nelson Mandela having passed away at the age of 95. While in the Central African Republic, French soldiers arrive just after over 100 people are killed in street battles. Thai protests ramp up in the week leading up to the Ki...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
22.11.2013

NEWZ066 Eyepatch and a Soccer Jersey

This week we look again at the damage and recovery after Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Poor nations walk out in protest at Climate Summit in Warsaw. Aid begins to arrive for Somali cyclone victims. The Russian government has released more of the a...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
12.11.2013

NEWZ065 The First Fix Is Always Free

A super typhoon destroys parts of the Philippines as the world scrambles to help with rescue and recovery. While the outgoing government in Bangladesh formally recognizes Hijras as a separate gender. The Israeli cabinet approves the destruction of a B...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
1.11.2013

NEWZ064 Whose Temple Is It?

This week we start with the breaking news that Israel has bombed military bases in Syria. While in Bulgaria authorities are unable to cope with the influx of Syrian refugees. Cambodia and Thailand promise peace regardless of who the international cour...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
23.10.2013

NEWZ063 It’s Dark But It’s Not Over

We kickoff this week's newz rundown with the latest on the Moscow riots. Which reminds us of the issue of asylum seekers in Germany and throughout Europe as more tragedies take place at sea. There's a new state in India, now over two months old, it is...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
27.09.2013

NEWZ062 Presidents Are Overrated

Today we begin by taking the plunge into German politics following the latest election. Then we look at the well dressed friendly new president of Iran. In Sudan oil prices and budget problems are causing mass protests. While in Myanmar the kids are ge...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
18.09.2013

NEWZ061 Dope on the Table

This week we review the Syria situation once more now that the UN has published its report on the use of chemical weapons. In our ongoing series on elections we talk about the impressive outcome for the current leader of Rwanda. Mark discusses aspects ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
10.09.2013

NEWZ060 Political Pub Quiz

The mostly human team of Newz of the World has intrepidly clicked and filed the most exciting pieces of journalism and is ready to present it to you, dear listener. We are starting of with the always popular reporting on the popular vote which has bee...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
4.09.2013

NEWZ059 Fucking for Virginity

This week we begin with an update as Syria intervention is debated in Europe and North America. The UN reports that Zimbabwe will need food aid this winter. Venezuela, meanwhile, is facing its own food shortages. In an effort to handle radioactive wa...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
28.08.2013

NEWZ058 Fire the Consultants

This week it is a question of if and what kind of intervention will take place in Syria. The French president warns of big trouble in the Central African Republic. Every student in Liberia fails the University entrance exam. Putin in ladies underwear p...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
23.08.2013

NEWZ057 It’s Ugly and it is Annoying

This week we start off with the massive story of possible chemical weapons use in Syria. From there we go over who benefits from US Military Aid to Egypt. South Sudan faces their biggest crisis ever as a very young nation. In Poland the plan is to buil...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
13.08.2013

NEWZ056 Become a Bullet

We're back after a lovely hacker camp experience with a quick rundown of the event. The big news this morning is out of Mali where presidential election results are in. Last week two Turkish pilots were kidnapped in Beirut in connection with the Syri...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
12.07.2013

NEWZ055 Elevator Music in the Lobby

This week in the aftermath of the Quebec train accident the energy debate gets louder in North America. In Qatar the Taliban office seems to be closed as peace negotiations with the Afghan government are also stalled. Former French President Sarkozy ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
4.07.2013

NEWZ054 Russian Roulette in the Skies

Today's NEWZ of the World comes to you on the first morning of a new government in Egypt as Morsi is removed by the military. While in Europe the big news has been Snowden's flight plans and the NSA's EU spying practices. In Turkey a court has ruled to...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
28.06.2013

NEWZ053 You Can’t Grow Gold

After an unexpectedly long pause of four weeks we are back! Did we miss anything? Oh yeah, a hell of a lot. And so begins the long road of playing catch up with the NEWZ. So we talk about the whistleblower case of Edward Snowden and the newly erupting...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
29.05.2013

NEWZ052 Violation of Common Sense

On today's edition of Newz of the World we begin in Lebanon where Syrian war related violence broke out this week. In related news, the EU embargo on supplying weapons to the Syrian rebels has now ended. Over the weekend there was a worldwide protest a...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
22.05.2013

NEWZ051 Second in the Terrorist Olympics

This week we look at Saudi Arabia's big plunge into nuclear energy. UN releases first undersea mining guidelines for licenses to be issued in 2016. Nigerian president declares operations against Boko Haram a success. Motherboard story reveals who mak...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
15.05.2013

NEWZ050 The Berlusconi Effect

After a few weeks off Tim and Mark are reviewing some of the major stories that we missed recently starting with the factory collapse in Bangladesh that killed 1100 people. In Libya there have been various protests against the government and militias ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
12.04.2013

NEWZ049 These Are Not The Tuaregs You Are Looking For

This week Mark and Tim are looking at various newz around the world: Human Rights Watch has published a report accusing the Syrian government of war crimes. Close by in Lebanon a "power ship" is extending daily power supply of the country by two hours ...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
1.04.2013

NEWZ048 Not A Tourist Accident

Unlike the rest of the internet today, we at Newz of the World are sticking with the facts, mostly. Starting with the riots in Myanmar that have killed dozens and displaced tens of thousands. Meanwhile a very complex list of proposals is being dispute...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
26.03.2013

NEWZ047 Try To Take Over The World!

A rebel coup has sent the President of the Central African Republic into exile. While the IMF and the EU agree to a deal to bailout Cyprus. Old Guatemalan strong man Rios Montt faces a genocide trial for his actions in the 80's. We wonder if even with...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
14.03.2013

NEWZ046 Frankie The First From The End of the World

People in the Vatican City went nuts last night as Pope Frank #1 was unveiled. Meanwhile we catchup on the death of Hugo Chavez and the cult of personality syndrome in Venezuela. Kenya counted up their ballots and declared a new president, while China...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
1.03.2013

NEWZ045 Europe’s Facepalm

It is election week on Newz of the World as this week we dive into the anticipated Kenyan general elections that are coming up and the disappointing Italian elections that just occurred. We also join the US Supreme Court in debating what good DNA samp...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
24.02.2013

NEWZ044 Non-Aligned Podcast Movement

This week we look at the reelection of Ecuador's president Rafael Correa and roll the dice if the report on "Blackmailed Gay Clergy" at the Vatican might be related to the Pope's recent resignation. Marks reports from a visit to a refugee church in Ams...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
15.02.2013

NEWZ043 A New Pope

This day we get in touch with all kinds of Higher Powers that reign our earthly being as God decides to let go his direct representative and sends lightning and meteorites to hit earth to make a point. We also look at the assassination of a Tunesian op...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
5.02.2013

NEWZ042 The Former News Magazine

This week our NEWZ attention is focused on the environment in places like Colorado where there is a hot debate over drilling on public land. While in the Brazilian state of Pará the world's 3rd largest dam is having a huge impact on everything. In th...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
29.01.2013

NEWZ041 Paving the Way With Bombs

This week we focus on some heated conflicts in Nothern Africa. After France has moved in to support the Maliean troops they are making quick progress retaking most of the towns and villages in Nothern Mali. But things might not be as easy from now on w...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
21.01.2013

NEWZ040 Bad Hair League

We start off this week by looking at the cruel hostage situation in Algeria that is a result of France joining the Mali conflict. From there we take a look at the prison situation in Afghanistan now that many foreign forces are gone and find that tortu...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor
14.01.2013

NEWZ039 Bunch of Weed Hoarders

This week's newz kicks off with an update and a new rape case from northern India. Then we get into Northern Mali, as France takes action, who are the armed groups in the country? Aaron Swartz and his life's work remembered. The first ever Global Atla...
Mark Fonseca Rendeiro contributor
Metaebene Personal Media - Tim Pritlove author
Tim Pritlove contributor