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EXTRA: Two years on

Henna and Stephanie discuss the legacy and inaction on Grenfell, why a no-deal is getting ever more likely, and the possibility of a Jez v Jez election showdown. 

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86. Bondfield, Boris and Brexit – with Rachel Reeves MP

Henna, Alison and Stephanie are joined by Rachel Reeves to discuss the very first female cabinet minister, why unicorns are the Tories’ favourite animal, and whether it’s creepy to stick a photo of Margaret Thatcher on a podium. Learn more: *Buy Women of Westminster *Submit a motion to your local Labour Party on Brexit 

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EXTRA: #rorywalks

Join Henna and Stephanie as they discuss the rise of the Brexit party in the Peterborough by-election, the truly remarkable line up of Tory leadership contenders, and why Labour Party conference could change the course of Brexit. Learn more *Submit the LabourSay motion to your CLP

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85. EHRC and antisemitism with Danny Stone

Guest host Stefan Rollnick sits down with pod regular Stephanie Lloyd and Danny Stone from the Antisemitism Policy Trust to talk about why it’s difficult for some people to understand Labour’s antisemitism crisis, what institutional antisemitism looks like and why the Labour party needs to do more to protect its members from harassment. Useful links:…

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84. FFS: young people against Brexit

Millennials have ruined everything… and now hopefully they can ruin Brexit as well! On this week’s pod we’re joined by Richard Brooks from For our Future’s Sake (FFS), the youth-led anti-Brexit movement, to talk about Labour’s quantum Brexit policy, the European elections and what’s going to happen next in parliament. *Find out more about FFS 

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EXTRA: standing up for equality

Henna and Stephanie discuss the run up to next week’s European elections, the return of sex and relationships education to the agenda, and why we need to stand up against Islamophobia.  Learn more *Wes Streeting MP on Newsnight

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Extra: Is Labour the party of Remain? (Yes!)

Guest host Stefan Rollnick speaks to Stephanie Lloyd about a busy and bizarre week in politics. What does the treatment of Jess Phillips say about whether women are welcome in our politics, and where is Labour going wrong in our European election campaign? Don’t forget to use the code POD19 to get £5 off your ticket for…

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Throwback: Interview with Jess Phillips MP

As we get ready for Progress annual conference, dive into the pod archives and listen to this interview with Jess Phillips – who will be giving the keynote address at conference. Don’t forget to use the code POD19 to get £5 off your conference ticket. Jess Phillips talks to Alison McGovern, Stephanie Lloyd and Conor Pope…

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