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Join Frankie, Henna, Pearl, Amina, Joe and Nathan as they provide a platform for progressive voices and ideas— and some Labour history too!
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Join Frankie, Henna, Pearl, Amina, Joe and Nathan as they provide a platform for progressive voices and ideas— and some Labour history too!
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    Wellbeing with Alison McGovern

    Wellbeing with Alison McGovern

    The first in a mini-series hosted by Henna Shah and Cllr Amina Ali focusing on mental health and wellbeing. Henna and Amina spoke to Alison McGovern, shadow sports minister, about the relationship between wellbeing, the olympics, racism, housing, mental health policy and more…
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    Progressive Britain History Project: Ep 1, The Progressive Dilemma

    Progressive Britain History Project: Ep 1, The Progressive Dilemma

    Laura Beers and Steven Fielding, hosts of the Progressive Britain History Project, speak to political scientist and professor of Politics at the University of Sheffield, Andrew Gamble, about the progressive dilemma popularised by David Marquand in his 1991 book of the same name.
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    The what and why of the CAC, with Mary Wimbury and Shama Tatler

    The what and why of the CAC, with Mary Wimbury and Shama Tatler

    Frankie speaks to CAC candidates, Mary Wimbury and Shama Tatler, about what the CAC is for and why they're standing for the committee.
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    US politics with Andy Laub

    US politics with Andy Laub

    Joe speaks to next gen fellow at Foreign Policy for America, Andy Laub, about the current state of US politics, the legislation going (or rather not going) through congress, and the big challenges facing Biden and Harris on immigration and foreign policy.
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    How to be a good ancestor, with Roman Krznaric

    How to be a good ancestor, with Roman Krznaric

    We're in an ecological crisis which threatens to change our planet beyond repair within two decades. Philosopher and author, Roman Krznaric, spoke to Joe about his book 'The Good Ancestor', explaining what we can do as individuals and together to think long-term and take future generations into account.
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    How organisers turned Georgia blue and flipped the US Senate, with Nse Ufot, CEO of The New Georgia Project

    How organisers turned Georgia blue and flipped the US Senate, with Nse Ufot, CEO of The New Georgia Project

    Pearl and Joe speak to Nse Ufot, CEO of the New Georgia Project, about how she organised on the ground in Georgia in advance of November's election and January's crucial Senate run-offs and what she thinks Democrats must do to win again in 2022.
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JimGod3 ,

Great new podcast

Loving this new podcast - a great catch-up on everything that’s going in the U.K. I feel like there is some hope with these guys still involved with Progress.

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Engaging and thought-provoking

Great subject matter with strong voices, very happy to have come across this podcast. Happily subscribed.

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