Politics 3 August 2017 The NS Podcast #228: Silly season special The New Statesman podcast. GETTY Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Stephen is away, so Helen is joined by Anoosh Chakelian to ponder the fruits of this year's silly season. There's scandal and Scaramucci in Trump's White House. And debate over who should get passes to the UK lobby. They also share their thoughts on upcoming political plays and a new profile of Sadiq Khan. Plus, You Ask Us: Where is Jeremy Corbyn? 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. › The race to save Romania’s forests: how illegal loggers lay waste to the wilderness Subscribe For more great writing from our award-winning journalists subscribe for just £1 per month!