Michael Chanan's video blog: After the Eviction

FILM: Occupy activists talk about their protest at St Paul's.

Two activists from Occupy LSX, Martin Eiermann and Jamie Kelsey-Fry, talk about the eviction the morning after.

Michael Chanan is professor of film at Roehampton University. His NS video blog documenting the UK's anti-cuts movement lead to a full-length documentary, "Chronicle of Protest". Buy it on DVD here.

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The NS Podcast #230: It's (New) Party Time

The New Statesman podcast.

Helen is joined by Anoosh to consider whether a new political party would have any chance of success in the UK. Then they discuss the TV shows everyone really likes to watch but doesn't admit to and analyse why the quality of Don't Tell The Bride has declined. Finally, a bumper You Asked Us section including listener questions on social care, punching Nazis, the Tory economic agenda and more.

You can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes here or with this RSS feed: http://rss.acast.com/newstatesman, or listen using the player below.

 

Further reading:

The NS centenary debate from 2013 - did the left win the twentieth century?

Meet the Ivanka Voter by Anne Helen Petersen on Buzzfeed.

Anoosh on the EDL.

Why is Love Island so Tory?

How Don't Tell the Bride lost its spark

Take Me Out and the failures of feminism by Alan White.