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Goalhanger Podcasts
The Rest is Politics
Two men who’ve been at the heart of the political world - former Downing Street Director of Communications and Strategy Alastair Campbell and cabinet minister Rory Stewart - join forces from across the political divide. The Rest Is Politics lifts the lid on the secrets of Westminster, offering an insider’s view on politics at home and abroad, while bringing back the lost art of disagreeing agreeably. Hosted on Acast. See
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4.8 stars from 4,493 ratings
The great antidote to polarised political discussions. If like me, you’re sick off extreme views on both sides, you should give this a listen. Rory and Alistair have a good rapport and ask excellent questions.
ShadyBroker via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/25/22
I lost count of the number of times Alistair tried to goad the Albanian PM into talking down Britain or the Tories. Good that Edi was the bigger man and had the measure of his questioner. Same old Campbell. Also, can we have some analysis on the recent election results from Sweden and what...Read full review »
Voodoo thursday via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/24/22
Thank you Alistair and Rory. It's so reassuring to listen to two such interesting and entertaining men talk about all that's going on in the world, but also what's going on in their inner worlds. This podcast is making the world a better place...Read full review »
SusanAppleby via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/22/22
Recent Episodes
Should MPs be drug tested? Does the UK have a corruption problem? How could we radically reform prisons? Alastair and Rory join each other in person this week to answer these questions and many more. Plus, they discuss if they've ever been offered to participate in a reality show, and if they...
Published 09/29/22
It's been a quiet week in UK politics... On today's (in person) episode Rory and Alastair discuss Kwasi Kwarteng's mini-budget, Liz Truss and her quest for growth, the protests in Iran and the far right's election victory in Italy. Become a member of The Rest Is Politics Plus to support the...
Published 09/28/22
Published 09/28/22
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