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The Guardian's political editor, Heather Stewart, and deputy political editor, Rowena Mason, are joined by commentators, experts and politicians to unpack the week's biggest stories in politics

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The Guardian's political editor, Heather Stewart, and deputy political editor, Rowena Mason, are joined by commentators, experts and politicians to unpack the week's biggest stories in politics

    Michelle O'Neill on Brexit and Irish unity: Politics Weekly podcast

    Michelle O'Neill on Brexit and Irish unity: Politics Weekly podcast

    In the second part of our Politics Weekly series, Jonathan Freedland speaks to the deputy first minister of Northern Ireland, Sinn Féin’s Michelle O’Neill, about Brexit, John Hume and working with Arlene Foster. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 25 min
    Peter Mandelson on Labour and Europe: Politics Weekly podcast

    Peter Mandelson on Labour and Europe: Politics Weekly podcast

    In the first part of our Politics Weekly series, Jonathan Freedland speaks to Peter Mandelson, the former Labour cabinet minister and EU commissioner. The pair discuss Britain’s future relationship with Europe and the battle Sir Keir Starmer faces to get Labour back into power. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 28 min
    UK prepares for a second wave: Politics Weekly podcast

    UK prepares for a second wave: Politics Weekly podcast

    Jonathan Freedland and Jessica Elgot discuss the last week in Westminster. Peter Walker talks to the Liberal Democrat leadership candidate Ed Davey. Plus Rajeev Syal talks to the head of the FDA union about the state of the civil service. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 37 min
    Russian reports and EU summits: Politics Weekly podcast

    Russian reports and EU summits: Politics Weekly podcast

    Jonathan Freedland, Luke Harding and Kate Proctor discuss the week’s news from Westminster. Jennifer Rankin reports on a historic EU spending agreement. Plus, Peter Walker speaks with two candidates running for the Green party leadership. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 39 min
    Masks force the latest government U-turn: Politics Weekly podcast

    Masks force the latest government U-turn: Politics Weekly podcast

    Heather Stewart and Polly Toynbee look at the latest news from Westminster. Dan Sabbagh explains what the Huawei decision means for the Tory government. Plus, Rajeev Syal talks the Welsh minister for health, Vaughan Gething. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 36 min
    Sunak spends as Johnson defends: Politics Weekly podcast

    Sunak spends as Johnson defends: Politics Weekly podcast

    Jonathan Freedland and Kate Proctor look at what Rishi Sunak announced in the summer statement. Rajeev Syal speaks to Sir Peter Soulsby, the mayor of Leicester, about what the government got wrong with the city’s local lockdown. Plus, the Spectator’s Kate Andrews and Labour peer Stewart Wood discuss the politics of a second wave. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/politicspod

    • 44 min

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