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The New Statesman Podcast
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Join Helen Lewis and Stephen Bush for the weekly New Statesman podcast, covering Jeremy Corbyn, Donald Trump and everything in between. New episodes every Thursday.

Latest Episodes

The Coronation of the Chicken

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea are discussing the latest from Parliament, as Labour duck a general election and John Bercow heads for the exit door. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether Corbyn ought to shift the dial further towards remain, and what the implications would be for the Lib Dems. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

33 MIN6 days ago
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The Coronation of the Chicken

An Election Looms

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian are bringing you the latest analysis as the country creeps ever closer to a general election. They also cast an eye over Sajid Javid's spending review and, in You Ask Us, answer your questions on the the timing and complexion of the country's trip to the polls. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

29 MIN1 weeks ago
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An Election Looms

Johnson Goes (Pro)Rogue

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian are discussing Boris Johnson's move to prorogue Parliament. They also touch upon the (long-awaited) spending review and, in You Ask Us, consider whether Jeremy Corbyn is stealthily using the media to his advantage. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

28 MIN2 weeks ago
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Johnson Goes (Pro)Rogue

A Government of National Delusion

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Stephen Bush are talking about how the preposterous idea of a government of national unity became part of mainstream political discourse. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether we're prepared for no deal and, finally, Anoosh is joined by Emily Bootle to discuss whether comedy panel shows have run their course. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

32 MIN3 weeks ago
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A Government of National Delusion

Election Footing

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush is joined by Patrick Maguire to look at the Tories' recent pledges and wonder whether they might be on election footing. Then, Stephen talks to Hettie O'Brien about political optimism before Patrick returns for You Ask Us, where this week they're looking at why independent candidates face such an uphill struggle. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

30 MINAUG 15
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Election Footing

The Dominant Species

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush is joined by Ailbhe Rea to discuss whether Downing Street's new supremo, Dominic Cummings, is a genius or a charlatan. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether a deal is likely to return to the commons, and, finally, they wonder whether writing your dissertation over night is really something to be proud of. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

26 MINAUG 8
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The Dominant Species

Johnson's Tour of the Union

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss new Prime Minister Boris Johnson's tour of the United Kingdom. Then, they discuss stories of migrant communities, before, in You Ask Us, tackling your question as to whether the PM could be unseated in his home seat of Uxbridge. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

31 MINAUG 1
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Johnson's Tour of the Union

Out With The Old, In With The New

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian is joined by Patrick Maguire to discuss Boris Johnson's arrival at No.10, his cabinet appointments and the controversial strategist joining his team. Then, she's joined by Sarah Manavis to discuss the New Statesman's new culture newsletter, The Dress Down, and finally, in You Ask Us, Anoosh and Patrick consider whether Prime Minister Johnson might call a second referendum. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

27 MINJUL 25
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Out With The Old, In With The New

Theresa May's Legacy

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Stephen Bush are looking back on Theresa May's premiership: will historians rehabilitate her or savage her reputation? Then, they answer your questions on social care before, in You Ask Us, considering whether (new) Labour should be careful about how it talks about New Labour. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

25 MINJUL 18
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Theresa May's Legacy

An Uncivil Disservice

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss the resignation of Kim Darroch, the UK's ambassador to the US, and what it means for civil servants' trust in their political colleagues. Then, in You Ask Us, they look at Labour's new Brexit policy and, finally, consider how social care funding has hit the agenda in the Tory leadership race. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

26 MINJUL 11
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An Uncivil Disservice

Latest Episodes

The Coronation of the Chicken

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea are discussing the latest from Parliament, as Labour duck a general election and John Bercow heads for the exit door. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether Corbyn ought to shift the dial further towards remain, and what the implications would be for the Lib Dems. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

33 MIN6 days ago
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The Coronation of the Chicken

An Election Looms

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian are bringing you the latest analysis as the country creeps ever closer to a general election. They also cast an eye over Sajid Javid's spending review and, in You Ask Us, answer your questions on the the timing and complexion of the country's trip to the polls. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

29 MIN1 weeks ago
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An Election Looms

Johnson Goes (Pro)Rogue

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian are discussing Boris Johnson's move to prorogue Parliament. They also touch upon the (long-awaited) spending review and, in You Ask Us, consider whether Jeremy Corbyn is stealthily using the media to his advantage. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

28 MIN2 weeks ago
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Johnson Goes (Pro)Rogue

A Government of National Delusion

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Stephen Bush are talking about how the preposterous idea of a government of national unity became part of mainstream political discourse. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether we're prepared for no deal and, finally, Anoosh is joined by Emily Bootle to discuss whether comedy panel shows have run their course. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

32 MIN3 weeks ago
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A Government of National Delusion

Election Footing

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush is joined by Patrick Maguire to look at the Tories' recent pledges and wonder whether they might be on election footing. Then, Stephen talks to Hettie O'Brien about political optimism before Patrick returns for You Ask Us, where this week they're looking at why independent candidates face such an uphill struggle. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

30 MINAUG 15
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Election Footing

The Dominant Species

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush is joined by Ailbhe Rea to discuss whether Downing Street's new supremo, Dominic Cummings, is a genius or a charlatan. Then, in You Ask Us, they consider whether a deal is likely to return to the commons, and, finally, they wonder whether writing your dissertation over night is really something to be proud of. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

26 MINAUG 8
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The Dominant Species

Johnson's Tour of the Union

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss new Prime Minister Boris Johnson's tour of the United Kingdom. Then, they discuss stories of migrant communities, before, in You Ask Us, tackling your question as to whether the PM could be unseated in his home seat of Uxbridge. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

31 MINAUG 1
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Johnson's Tour of the Union

Out With The Old, In With The New

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian is joined by Patrick Maguire to discuss Boris Johnson's arrival at No.10, his cabinet appointments and the controversial strategist joining his team. Then, she's joined by Sarah Manavis to discuss the New Statesman's new culture newsletter, The Dress Down, and finally, in You Ask Us, Anoosh and Patrick consider whether Prime Minister Johnson might call a second referendum. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

27 MINJUL 25
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Out With The Old, In With The New

Theresa May's Legacy

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Stephen Bush are looking back on Theresa May's premiership: will historians rehabilitate her or savage her reputation? Then, they answer your questions on social care before, in You Ask Us, considering whether (new) Labour should be careful about how it talks about New Labour. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

25 MINJUL 18
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Theresa May's Legacy

An Uncivil Disservice

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss the resignation of Kim Darroch, the UK's ambassador to the US, and what it means for civil servants' trust in their political colleagues. Then, in You Ask Us, they look at Labour's new Brexit policy and, finally, consider how social care funding has hit the agenda in the Tory leadership race. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter@ns_podcasts. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

26 MINJUL 11
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An Uncivil Disservice