E46: The Children of Men, Pt. 3 “Ignorance is Strength”

This is episode 3 of 3 on The Children of Men by P. D. James. The first part of the novel is Omega. This is Alpha. The Five Fishes are snapped up one by one, a woman miraculously pregnant appears, and the sane people make a run for it so that the first birth in 25 years can happen humanly and not as a trophy event for the Warden of England. Along the way, there is a curious remix on the theme of the Holy Family. Come along for this week’s adventure!

E45: The Children of Men, Pt. 2 “Freedom is Slavery”

This is episode 2 of 3 on The Children of Men by P. D. James. We watch as our man on the scene, Theo, meets with the Five Fishes, who think that human dignity is a priority in a world in which humanity is going extinct. Theo confronts the Warden of England and the Council, and then he runs for it. Is YOU CAN’T HANDLE THE TRUTH!!! the right response to catastrophe? Come along for this week’s adventure as we find out!

E44: The Children of Men, Pt. 1 “War is Peace”

This is episode 1 of 3 on The Children of Men by P. D. James. In this novel, all the men are infertile and the youngest people on earth are 25 years old. Humanity is going extinct. England is ruled by a Warden and a system set up to maintain a peaceful drop off into oblivion. A resistance movement, the Five Fishes, is brewing. Come along for the adventure as we explore what’s going on!