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Join members of the Social Review editorial team every week as we discuss and debate the future of socialism, analyse what's going on in the world and speak to a wide array of fantastic guests - from MPs to academics, journalists to activists, and beyond. Theme is The Dance by Kyle Cox, licensed under creative commons.

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    • 4.5 • 26 Ratings

Join members of the Social Review editorial team every week as we discuss and debate the future of socialism, analyse what's going on in the world and speak to a wide array of fantastic guests - from MPs to academics, journalists to activists, and beyond. Theme is The Dance by Kyle Cox, licensed under creative commons.

    Blair & Brown: The New Labour Revolution Documentary Review

    Blair & Brown: The New Labour Revolution Documentary Review

    Join Michael, Julia, Tyron and Ciaran as they review the recent New Labour Documentary 'Blair & Brown: The New Labour Revolution. In this episode they go over all the various ways the 5-episode doc was essentially rubbish for a variety of reasons. Strong language throughout!

    • 55 min
    The Wilderness Years and Labour Party Conference

    The Wilderness Years and Labour Party Conference

    Join Michael, Julia, Tyron and Ciaran as they dissect everyone's favourite Labour Party documentary - The Wilderness Years! In this episode they cover, the beef, how bizarre British politics is and was, as well as what can be learned from the documentary. They also rundown some of the events at Labour Party Conference, strong language throughout!

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Conference is a-coming

    Conference is a-coming

    Join Michael, Ciaran and Tyron in this week's episode as they sit down to chat the end of the silly season and the upcoming challenges Labour Party conference presents. Some strong language throughout!

    • 44 min
    Reflections on the Unite Election with Alex Maguire

    Reflections on the Unite Election with Alex Maguire

    This week Michael and Ciaran sit down with Alex Maguire to discuss the recent Unite general secretary election which saw Sharon Graham, once decried as the candidate who would split the left vote, cruise to a shock victory. We talk what this means for Unite going forward, how Steve Turner and Gerard Coyne lost it, what becomes of Howard Beckett, and the Labour party gets a brief mention. 



    Check out Alex Maguire's reporting on the Unite election for The Social Review here: https://www.thesocialreview.co.uk/author/alexmaguire/

    • 35 min
    Why Welsh Labour Wins - An Interview with Carwyn Jones (Part Two)

    Why Welsh Labour Wins - An Interview with Carwyn Jones (Part Two)

    In the second part of this episode, Michael sits down with the former First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones for a wide-ranging discussion on some of the reasons he thinks Welsh Labour continues to win despite changing political weather, what specific lessons can be drawn from his time in office as well as the constitutional future of the UK's Labour Parties.

    • 19 min
    Why Welsh Labour Wins - An Interview with Carwyn Jones (Part One)

    Why Welsh Labour Wins - An Interview with Carwyn Jones (Part One)

    In the first episode of a new series, Michael sits down with the former First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones for a wide-ranging discussion on some of the reasons he thinks Welsh Labour continues to win despite changing political weather, and what the UK Labour Party can learn from it.

    • 22 min

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