The guardian UK: Politics Weekly

The guardian UK: Politics Weekly

Why Virginia holds the key to the 2022 US midterms: Politics Weekly Extra podcast

This week Jonathan Freedland speaks to Jessica Taylor, of the Cook Political Report with Amy...

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Crises continue as Johnson holidays in Spain: Politics Weekly podcast

Heather Stewart and Gaby Hinsliff dissect a cross-party report that found the government’s...

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McConnell hands Democrats surprising win: US Politics Weekly Extra

The US Senate has reached a deal to extend the debt ceiling until early December, which narrowly...

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Johnson full of poems, puns, but not policy: Politics Weekly podcast

Rowena Mason and Heather Stewart dissect the prime minister’s speech at the Conservative...

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Why is Trump still making headlines? Politics Weekly Extra podcast

This week a rush of new stories and allegations came out about Donald Trump with the publication...

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Starmer faces hecklers during conference speech: Politics Weekly podcast

In a 90-minute speech rounding off the Labour party conference, Keir Starmer promised a...

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Does the world trust Joe Biden? Politics Weekly Extra

This week, Joe Biden spoke to the UN General Assembly for the first time as president. After...

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No US trade deal in sight for Johnson: Politics Weekly podcast

Rowena Mason is joined by Heather Stewart in the US, to discuss the prime minister’s UN...

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Politics Weekly Extra: Hillary Clinton in conversation with Jonathan Freedland

Jonathan Freedland hosted a special Guardian Live event where he spoke to the former secretary of...

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The aftermath of Johnson’s cabinet reshuffle: Politics Weekly podcast

There’s a new cabinet in town – or at least a different one than yesterday. Aubrey...

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Biden administration sues Texas over abortion law: Politics Weekly Extra

On Thursday night, the US Attorney General Merrick Garland announced that the US Justice...

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Manifesto pledges are broken to ‘fix’ social care: Politics Weekly podcast

Heather Stewart and Zoe Williams discuss the prime minister’s announcement of a £12bn...

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A disastrous end to the Afghanistan war: Politics Weekly Extra

As the last of the US troops took off from Kabul on Tuesday, Jonathan Freedland spoke to Thomas...

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Can David Frost actually make Brexit work? Politics Weekly podcast

In the last episode of our special summer series, Jessica Elgot asks her guests: Who is the...

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From the archive: Republicans and race – Politics Weekly Extra

Jonathan Freedland revisits an enlightening conversation with Michael Steele, a former chair of...

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Drakeford’s secret for Welsh Labour success: Politics Weekly podcast

In the third episode of our special summer series, Rowena Mason asks her guests: who is the first...

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How did UK ministers fail to see the fall of Afghanistan: Politics Weekly podcast

Taking a break from our summer series, Jessica Elgot and Dan Sabbagh discuss what the UK...

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Are the Democrats doomed in 2022? Politics Weekly Extra

Analyst David Shor and Jonathan Freedland look at the data and the polls and discuss why the...

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Is Angela Rayner gunning to be Labour leader? Politics Weekly podcast

In the second episode of our special summer series, Rowena Mason asks her guests: is Angela...

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The Republicans confusing the vaccine effort: Politics Weekly Extra

Jessica Glenza and Jonathan Freedland discuss how party politics is playing a role in helping...

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