Politics 13 April 2017 The NS Podcast #206: Airlines and Assad The New Statesman podcast. GETTY Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Labour has used the Easter recess to announce a raft of new policies - but will they be popular with the electorate? Helen and Stephen analyse their merits. They also contemplate the (many) fears associated with flying, especially if it's with United Airlines. And you ask us: was Boris Johnson right over Russia? 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. 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. › Michael Bond, 91, on Paddington's enduring appeal: “You feel you can talk to a bear” Subscribe For more great writing from our award-winning journalists subscribe for just £1 per month!