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6 September 2018updated 26 Jul 2021 4:42am

Podcast: Who is the real John McDonnell?

The New Statesman podcast with Helen Lewis and Stephen Bush.

By NS Podcasts

Helen and Stephen are joined by New Statesman editor Jason Cowley to discuss his recent interview with the shadow chancellor, John McDonnell. Then, Helen talks to the feminist campaigner Caroline Criado-Perez about the anti-Brexit Women For A People’s Vote campaign. Finally, they tackle a listener question: what’s going on with Labour’s NEC elections?

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