Show Hide image Politics 19 June 2014 On this week's New Statesman podcast: Episode Fifty Withdrawing benefits for the young, the science of ant sperm, and the rise of Isis. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML On this week's New Statesman podcast, George Eaton and Jonn Elledge discuss Labour plans to restrict benefits to the under-22s; Ian Steadman and Ajit Naranjan look at a surprising study about ant sperm; and Helen Lewis talks to Shiraz Maher about the rise of terror group Isis. You can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes here or with this RSS feed: https://audioboo.fm/channels/1814670.rss, or listen using the player below. listen to ‘The New Statesman Podcast: Episode Fifty’ on Audioboo Want to give us feedback on our podcast, or have an idea for something we should cover? Visit newstatesman.com/podcast for more details and how to contact us. › Social media is important for journos but let’s keep things in proportion Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Let's talk about Daniel Hannan, Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler To the Commonwealth, "Global Britain" sounds like nostalgia for something else Is defeat in Stoke the beginning of the end for Paul Nuttall?