Posts by Progress

EXTRA: Kick Out Chris

Henna and Stefan sit down on a sunny day in Westminster to talk about what happens next to Chris Williamson, the Twitterisation of the Labour party, and which fantasy policies the Tories are debating this week. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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89. Allez! Allez! Allez! – with Stephen Doughty MP

Henna speaks to Ally and Stephanie about their world record breaking trip to France over the weekend, why Ally is combatting hunger with #makingendsmeet, and why we desperately need an independent complaints process. PLUS Stefan speaks to Stephen Doughty MP about (amongst more important things) Cardiff City FC, Europe, and big tech. Learn more *EP…

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EXTRA: Future Britain Group with Darren Jones MP

Stefan Rollnick sits down with Darren Jones MP, convenor of the Future Britain Group, to talk about what it’s like to be the first Darren elected to parliament, why the Future Britain Group is important, and what a Green New Deal would actually look like. *Join our campaign to resuspend Chris Williamson: Kick Out Chris *Subscribe…

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88. Politics in the era of the meme – with Oli Dugmore

Henna and Stefan are joined by Ally and Oli Dugmore, head of news and politics at JOE, to discuss political communication in the era of the dank meme, whether anyone but Boris can sink his chances of becoming prime minister, and whether anything will have changed in the Year 3000. Learn more: *Matthew Goodwin on…

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EXTRA: The people vs climate change

Henna sits down with Stefan to talk about the climate crisis and how progressives should be making the argument, how Labour can be the party of Remain without just being the party of Remainers and what comes next in the Tory hunger games. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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87. Change starts local with Tom Neumark-Jones

In part one, Stefan sits down with Alison McGovern to talk about Boris Johnson’s many middle names and then Henna sits down with Tom Neumark-Jones to discuss why all change starts local, how to reclaim the concept of community, and why progressives should be hanging out at their local GP surgeries.  PLUS we discuss who…

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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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