The Guardian UK: Politics Weekly

The Guardian's political editors Anushka Asthana and Heather Stewart are joined every week by commentators, experts and politicians to unpack the biggest stories in politics. 

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      Grenfell inquiry to begin taking evidence – Politics Weekly podcast


      Pippa Crerar is joined by Robert Booth, Dawn Foster and Deborah Coles to discuss the Grenfell Tower fire inquiry which begins taking evidence next week. Plus economist Dambisa Moyo on how to fix the crises in global democracy and Libby Brooks on the SNP’s deputy leadership election. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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      The generational wealth gap – Politics Weekly podcast


      Heather Stewart is joined by Torsten Bell, Iman Amrani and Sonia Sodha to discuss proposals for addressing the growing wealth gap between Britain’s young and older generations. Also this week: Anand Menon rounds up another frantic week of Brexit news. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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      Rudd's resignation and local elections preview – Politics Weekly podcast


      Pippa Crerar is joined by Katy Balls, Jonathan Freedland and Owen Jones to discuss the resignation of Amber Rudd as home secretary. Plus local government expert Tony Travers previews this week’s council elections. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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      Customs union conundrum and Marx at 200 – Politics Weekly podcast


      Heather Stewart is joined by Aarti Shankar, Rafael Behr and Tom McTague to discuss the showdown over Britain’s membership of the EU customs union after Brexit. Plus Philip Cowley on local election polls and Gregory Claeys on the relevance of Karl Marx as his 200th birthday approaches. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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      The Windrush generation and a hostile Home Office – Politics Weekly podcast


      Pippa Crerar is joined by Amelia Gentleman, Sonia Sodha, Colin Yeo and Sarah Teather to discuss the government’s chaotic response to reports of Carribean people who had come to the UK as children in the 1950s and 60s being denied their rights. Plus Libby Brooks reports from Holyrood on how sexual harassment is being dealt with in the Scottish parliament. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-04-19  33m
       
       

      The Alternatives: social enterprises in Plymouth – podcast


      In episode 6, Aditya speaks to Lindsey Hall, director of Real Ideas Organisation in Plymouth. Social enterprises are businesses that try to solve social problems while making a profit. Plymouth is the first social enterprise city in the UK. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-04-11  19m
       
       

      The Alternatives: inside the ideas factory that could save UK industry – podcast


      In episode 5 of The Alternatives, Aditya Chakrabortty talks to Ande Gregson of Green Lab about small-scale innovation. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-03-28  18m
       
       

      The Alternatives: inside the ideas factory that could save UK industry – podcast


      In episode 5 of The Alternatives, Aditya Chakrabortty talks to Ande Gregson of Green Lab about small-scale innovation. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-03-28  18m
       
       

      The Alternatives: inside the ideas factory that could save UK industry – podcast


      In episode 5 of The Alternatives, Aditya Chakrabortty talks to Ande Gregson of Green Lab about small-scale innovation. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-03-28  18m
       
       

      The Brexit whistleblower and Labour's anti-semitism problem


      Heather Stewart is joined by Carole Cadwalladr, Hadley Freeman, Owen Jones and Randeep Ramesh to discuss new revelations regarding donations from the victorious Vote Leave campaign to a sister movement staffed by young Brexiters. Plus, Labour MP Wes Streeting on his party’s problem with antisemitism. Please support our work and help us keep the world informed. To fund us, go to https://gu.com/give/podcast


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       2018-03-27  41m