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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      'No-deal' Brexit and attitudes on immigration – Politics Weekly podcast


      Anushka Asthana is joined by Torsten Bell of the Resolution Foundation, the Guardian’s Rowena Mason and Jonathan Freedland to discuss Brexit. Plus Bobby Duffy of Ipsos Mori on changing attitudes to immigration. 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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      Universal credit, SNP conference and the Green party – Politics Weekly podcast


      Heather Stewart is joined by Patrick Butler, Deven Ghelani and Chris Goulden to discuss the acceleration in the rollout of universal credit. Plus we hear from Severin Carrell at the SNP conference and the Green party co-leader Jonathan Bartley. 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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      Sideshows and psychodramas: Conservative party conference – Politics Weekly podcast


      Anushka Asthana is joined in Manchester by Rowena Mason, Matthew d’Ancona, John Crace and Kate McCann at the Conservative party conference. Plus we hear from MPs, ministers and members as Theresa May makes her keynote speech. 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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      Why are there so few BAME leaders in Britain? – podcast


      The Colour of Power project has shown that just 3% of Britain’s most powerful people are non-white. What can be done to change this?. 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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      Why are there so few BAME leaders in Britain? – podcast


      The Colour of Power project has shown that just 3% of Britain’s most powerful people are non-white. What can be done to change this?. 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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      Going mainstream: Labour party conference – Politics Weekly podcast


      Rowena Mason at the Labour party conference in Brighton is joined by Anushka Asthana, Rafael Behr, Beth Foster-Ogg and John Crace. Plus we hear from Emily Thornberry, the shadow foreign secretary, on how this year’s conference shows Labour is ready for power. 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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      Boris, Brexit and the Labour rulebook – Politics Weekly podcast


      Anushka Asthana is joined by Boris Johnson’s biographer Sonia Purnell to discuss the foreign secretary’s 4,000-word intervention on Brexit this week. Plus: the Labour chair Ian Lavery on changes to the party’s leadership election rules. On the panel: Gaby Hinsliff, Paul Mason and Richard Angell. 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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       2017-09-20

      Henry VIII powers and public sector pay – Politics Weekly podcast


      Anushka Asthana is joined by Ian Dunt, Rowena Mason, Jill Rutter and Randeep Ramesh to discuss the Henry VIII powers in the EU withdrawal bill and government plans to ease the public sector pay freeze. 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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       2017-09-12

      Plots, leaks and Brexit tweaks – Politics Weekly podcast


      Heather Stewart is joined by Owen Jones, Rowena Mason, Anand Menon and Alan Travis to discuss a leaked government document on how to manage post-Brexit EU migration. Plus we hear from Alison McGovern on her campaign to keep Britain in the single market and from Jessica Elgot on how Brexit has brought a new breed of rebellious MPs. 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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      39m
       2017-09-07

      Panel discussion: How are gender equality victories won in 2017?


      At the Guardian women seminar, panellists Karen Mattison (Timewise) Amanda Gardiner (Pearson), anti-FGM campaigner Leyla Hussein, Channel 4 News reporter Lindsey Hilsum and barrister Dexter Dias talk about the challenges for feminism in 2017. 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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      43m
       2017-08-08