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19 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Idi Amin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Idi Amin, often where they are interviewed.

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19 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Idi Amin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Idi Amin, often where they are interviewed.

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Idi Amin vs. Robert Mugabe

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In this episode the hosts discuss the lives and legacies of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin Dada and Zimbabwean dictator Robert Mugabe.

The hosts discuss Idi Amin's rise to power, his manic behaviour, his involvement with Operation Entebbe, the brutal massacres under his regime and his eventual downfall. They also discuss Mugabe's time as an African independence leader, his ruthless consolidation of power with the Gukurahundi, the seizure of white owned land and the creation of hyper-inflation in Zimbabwe.

These two dictators battle it out in Round 9  of the knock-out tournament to determine the single greatest dictator of all time. One of these two dictators will be eliminated from the tournament and the other will remain in contention to be crowned history's biggest dictator.

Aug 06 2020 · 45mins
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Jon Snow | Kicked out of university, the Desert One disaster in Iran and a flight with Idi Amin

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Jon talks about spending time with Ugandan dictator Idi Amin and contemplating shooting him, how he knew a young girl who died in the burning of Grenfell Tower, the staggering inequality in Britain and his deep love for Iran. He also takes us back to his Liverpool university days where he spent his time revolting and was eventually booted out.

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Jul 15 2020 · 27mins
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Idi Amin

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Idi Amin was a brutal dictator whose cruelty knew no bounds. Dan and Doug attempt to explore the history and psychology behind him, and why the human species seems to periodically produce leaders of this ilk, with no comparisons at all to any particular modern example. As always, please send feedback to us at @podcastbutevil, and be sure to like, rate, and subscribe.

Special thanks to Lost Moon Radio for the use of “Not Your Despot Anymore” by Dylan Ris, Ryan Harrison, and Frank Smith. More Lost Moon at www.lostmoonradio.com.

Jun 30 2020 · 1hr 1min
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Idi Amin Pt. 2: Uganda

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Throughout the 1970s, Idi Amin ruled over Uganda with an ironfist as means to make sure he stayed in the spotlight. Mass crimes against humanity, like the ethnic purges, and the harboring of terrorists were meant to anger his former British colonizers and their allies. But as the years passed, his erratic behavior would ultimately prove to be his undoing.

Jun 09 2020 · 40mins
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Idi Amin Pt. 1: Uganda

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Growing up in colonial Uganda in the 1930s and ‘40s, Idi Amin chose to embrace his British colonists by joining the British Army. Climbing the ranks, he became a natural choice to lead the Ugandan Army after independence. But as Amin gained power, corruption seeped in. 

Jun 02 2020 · 43mins
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Idi Amin at the UN

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What do accordion playing, ethnic cleansing and reviving a defunct monarchical title have in common? Idi Amin, the former President of Uganda, of course! But what did Amin believe? Here we review his 1975 speech to the UN General Assembly.

May 14 2020 · 25mins
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129 - Idi Amin: Uganda's Big Dumb Dumpster Dictator

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Uganda had it bad when big fat dumb dumb Idi Amin took over the government by force. This disillusion dictator massacred his people, destroyed Uganda's economy and claimed the title of 'Lord of all Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in general and Uganda in particular'.

May 07 2020 · 1hr 36mins
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ep 38 - Idi Amin, the "Butcher of Uganda"

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Idi Amin, better known as the "Butcher of Uganda" served as the President of Uganda from 1971 to 1979. Amin's rule was characterised by rampant human rights abuses, political repression, ethnic persecution, extrajudicial killings, nepotism, corruption, and gross economic mismanagement. International observers and human rights groups estimate that between 100,000 and 500,000 people were killed under his regime.  Join Don, John, Jesse and Kevin as they try out this video chat thing for episode 38 of Bourbon Legends   Cheers!
Apr 15 2020 · 1hr 19mins
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Face to Face With Idi Amin

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My Interview
A shocking story that would rewrite history and change history for ever.
A man by the name (WES) W.C. Johnson who in 1976 spent 3 years in Uganda and found him self face to face with whom the US. called the brutal dictator President Idi Amin and lived to tell about it.

Apr 03 2020 · 50mins
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Idi Amin versus Charles Manson

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From the Villains bracket, we have the Butcher of Uganda, Idi Amin Dada facing off against the leader of a pack of misfits who committed one of the most heinous murders in American history, Charles Manson. Find out which villain moves on to the second round.

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Nov 18 2019 · 25mins
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