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Two men who’ve been at the heart of the political world - former Downing Street Director of Communications and Strategy Alastair Campbell and cabinet minister Rory Stewart - join forces from across the political divide. The Rest Is Politics lifts the lid on the secrets of Westminster, offering an insider’s view on politics at home and abroad, while bringing back the lost art of disagreeing agreeably.

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Two men who’ve been at the heart of the political world - former Downing Street Director of Communications and Strategy Alastair Campbell and cabinet minister Rory Stewart - join forces from across the political divide. The Rest Is Politics lifts the lid on the secrets of Westminster, offering an insider’s view on politics at home and abroad, while bringing back the lost art of disagreeing agreeably.

October Election Tour - buy tickets:
www.aegpresents.co.uk/event/the-rest-is-politics

Twitter:
@RestIsPolitics

Instagram:
@restispolitics

Email:
restispolitics@gmail.com

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    If Trump wins, what actually happens to America?

    If Trump wins, what actually happens to America?

    From killing wild horses to banning the abortion pill, join Anthony Scaramucci and Katty Kay as they take a deep dive into Project 2025 - the very long MAGA wish list, on today's episode of TRIP US.

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    Video Editor: Teo Ayodeji-Ansell
    Social Producer: Jess Kidson
    Assistant Producer: Fiona Douglas
    Producer: Nicole Maslen
    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson
    Head of Content: Tom Whiter
    Exec Producers: Tony Pastor + Jack Davenport
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    • 51 min
    Labour vs Conservatives: What do their manifestos reveal?

    Labour vs Conservatives: What do their manifestos reveal?

    How do the Labour and Conservative party manifestos compare? What are the key policies that will swing votes? What are the Greens and Liberal Democrats proposing in their manifestos?

    Join Rory Stewart and Alastair Campbell for the latest episode of The Rest Is Politics, where they answer all these questions and more.

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    Video Editor: Teo Ayodeji-Ansell
    Social Producer: Jess Kidson
    Assistant Producer: Fiona Douglas
    Producer: Nicole Maslen
    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson + Chris Sawyer
    Head of Content: Tom Whiter
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    • 45 min
    Starmer vs Sunak - Round 2: Who won ‘The Battle For Number 10’?

    Starmer vs Sunak - Round 2: Who won ‘The Battle For Number 10’?

    Rory and Alastair give their immediate reaction to the Sky News leaders event. Who won, and, more importantly, will it have changed anyone’s vote? Plus, how would Rory and Alastair have answered the tricky personal questions?

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    Podcast Editor: James Hodgson
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    Assistant Producer: Fiona Douglas
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    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson + Chris Sawyer
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    • 45 min
    Rishi Sunak’s defining moment

    Rishi Sunak’s defining moment

    Could Farage engineer a reverse takeover of the Tory Party? Why has Emmanuel Macron called a snap election? Are Labour losing votes to the Greens?

    Join Rory Stewart and Alastair Campbell for the latest episode of The Rest Is Politics, where they answer all these questions and more.

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    Video Editor: Teo Ayodeji-Ansell
    Social Producer: Jess Kidson
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    Producer: Nicole Maslen
    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson
    Head of Content: Tom Whiter
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    • 56 min
    Donald Trump, Silicon Valley and Wall Street: Big Money's Deal with the Devil

    Donald Trump, Silicon Valley and Wall Street: Big Money's Deal with the Devil

    Why are Wall Street and Silicon Valley weighing in behind Donald Trump? Is it true that Joe Biden and Bill Ackman almost got into a fist fight? What's going on at the Mexican border?

    Join Katty Kay and Anthony Scaramucci as they answer all these questions and more on The Rest Is Politics US.

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    Video Editor: Teo Ayodeji-Ansell
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    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson
    Head of Content: Tom Whiter
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    • 43 min
    Modi loses his majority, Sunak takes on the Treasury, and Welsh Labour in crisis

    Modi loses his majority, Sunak takes on the Treasury, and Welsh Labour in crisis

    Where next for India after Modi loses his majority? How should Starmer have dealt with Sunak’s Labour tax claim? Is Rory going to vote Lib Dem on July 4th?

    Hear the answer to all these questions and more on today’s episode of The Rest Is Politics.

    This podcast was originally broadcast as a YouTube livestream on Wednesday evening.

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    Email:
    restispolitics@gmail.com

    Video Editor: Teo Ayodeji-Ansell
    Social Producer: Jess Kidson
    Assistant Producer: Fiona Douglas
    Producer: Nicole Maslen
    Senior Producer: Dom Johnson
    Head of Content: Tom Whiter
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    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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I could not listen to blair - i like the podcast but feel guilty for supporting, at least there is the othet guy😏

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