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The New Statesman Podcast

The New Statesman

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The New Statesman Podcast

The New Statesman Podcast

The New Statesman

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Join Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian for the weekly New Statesman podcast, covering Jeremy Corbyn, Donald Trump and everything in between. New episodes every Thursday.

Latest Episodes

Grade A While the Sun Shined

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea discuss the rest of the UK following Scotland in receiving a controversial set of A-level results. Then, in You Ask Us, they take some listener feedback on Priti Patel and ask what makes her a good political operator. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

34 MIN1 d ago
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Grade A While the Sun Shined

Ill Met face red light

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea discuss Labour MP Dawn Butler being pulled over by the police. Then, in You Ask Us, they tackle your question on what the modern signifier of being middle class is. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

38 MIN4 d ago
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Ill Met face red light

Eat Out to Beat Doubt

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the appetite for the government's Eat Out to Help Out policy. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your question on the Scottish school grades debacle. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

38 MIN1 w ago
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Eat Out to Beat Doubt

John Hume Remembered

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea are joined by the SDLP MP for South Belfast Claire Hanna for a special conversation about the life and legacy of John Hume, one of the principal architects of Northern Irish peace, who died today at the age of 83. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 MIN1 w ago
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John Hume Remembered

Shock Waves

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the prospect of a second wave and Ailbhe gives the team an update on the situation in Belfast. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your questions on the chances of Boris Johnson (politically) surviving another round of covid-19 shutdown. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30 MIN2 w ago
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Shock Waves

The Fat of the Land

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss Boris Johnson's obesity busting plans. Then, in You Ask Us, they answer questions on London's post-covid future and how an independent Scotland would've eased the lockdown. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

29 MIN2 w ago
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The Fat of the Land

The Scottish Play

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss Prime Minister Boris Johnson's trip to Scotland and what's next for the independence movement. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your question on Downing Street's shake-up of Whitehall communications. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 MIN3 w ago
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The Scottish Play

Lean, Mean, Covid-fighting Vaccine

On today's episode of the New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the positive news coming out of the Oxford trial looking at a coronavirus vaccine. Then, in You Ask Us, they examine the counterfactual looking at whether the Lib Dems' decision to support a 2019 General Election backfired. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

25 MIN3 w ago
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Lean, Mean, Covid-fighting Vaccine

(100) Days of Starmer

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian sit down to appraise Keir Starmer's first hundred days as Labour leader. Then, in You Ask Us, they cast their eye over the Chris Grayling debacle and what it says about the government's party management. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30 MINJUL 17
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(100) Days of Starmer

Work Ethics

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the government's confusingly non-committal policy on returning to work, and then, in You Ask Us, they answer your question on whether Keir Starmer is in danger of being 'Captain Hindsight' at PMQs. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 MINJUL 14
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Work Ethics

Latest Episodes

Grade A While the Sun Shined

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea discuss the rest of the UK following Scotland in receiving a controversial set of A-level results. Then, in You Ask Us, they take some listener feedback on Priti Patel and ask what makes her a good political operator. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

34 MIN1 d ago
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Grade A While the Sun Shined

Ill Met face red light

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea discuss Labour MP Dawn Butler being pulled over by the police. Then, in You Ask Us, they tackle your question on what the modern signifier of being middle class is. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

38 MIN4 d ago
Comments
Ill Met face red light

Eat Out to Beat Doubt

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the appetite for the government's Eat Out to Help Out policy. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your question on the Scottish school grades debacle. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

38 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Eat Out to Beat Doubt

John Hume Remembered

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea are joined by the SDLP MP for South Belfast Claire Hanna for a special conversation about the life and legacy of John Hume, one of the principal architects of Northern Irish peace, who died today at the age of 83. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 MIN1 w ago
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John Hume Remembered

Shock Waves

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the prospect of a second wave and Ailbhe gives the team an update on the situation in Belfast. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your questions on the chances of Boris Johnson (politically) surviving another round of covid-19 shutdown. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30 MIN2 w ago
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Shock Waves

The Fat of the Land

On this week's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss Boris Johnson's obesity busting plans. Then, in You Ask Us, they answer questions on London's post-covid future and how an independent Scotland would've eased the lockdown. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

29 MIN2 w ago
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The Fat of the Land

The Scottish Play

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian discuss Prime Minister Boris Johnson's trip to Scotland and what's next for the independence movement. Then, in You Ask Us, they take your question on Downing Street's shake-up of Whitehall communications. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 MIN3 w ago
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The Scottish Play

Lean, Mean, Covid-fighting Vaccine

On today's episode of the New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the positive news coming out of the Oxford trial looking at a coronavirus vaccine. Then, in You Ask Us, they examine the counterfactual looking at whether the Lib Dems' decision to support a 2019 General Election backfired. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

25 MIN3 w ago
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Lean, Mean, Covid-fighting Vaccine

(100) Days of Starmer

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush and Anoosh Chakelian sit down to appraise Keir Starmer's first hundred days as Labour leader. Then, in You Ask Us, they cast their eye over the Chris Grayling debacle and what it says about the government's party management. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

30 MINJUL 17
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(100) Days of Starmer

Work Ethics

On today's New Statesman Podcast, Stephen Bush, Anoosh Chakelian and Ailbhe Rea discuss the government's confusingly non-committal policy on returning to work, and then, in You Ask Us, they answer your question on whether Keir Starmer is in danger of being 'Captain Hindsight' at PMQs. If you are aNew Statesmandigital subscriber you can get advert free access to this podcast by visitingnewstatesman.com/nssubscribers. Send us your You Ask Us questions atyouaskus.co.uk. If you haven't signed up yet, visitnewstatesman.com/subscribeto purchase your subscription. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

27 MINJUL 14
Comments
Work Ethics
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