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What does a mayoral re-vote do for Turkish democracy?
On todayâ€™s episode of The Heat Podcast, host Anand Naidoo talks with Aykan Erdemir, former member of the Turkish parliament, about how a re-vote for Istanbul mayor could undermine Turkish democracy.
Aired 4 months ago 42:23
Five Things You Need to Know About Brexit
Despite the fact that Brexit has been a thing for years now, things are still a mess over in the United Kingdom as they attempt to decide exactly how this is going to go down. Today, we're breaking down what you need to know about Brexit before we discuss our opinions about it on Tuesday's episode. We'll be answering all these questions and more:How did Britain get to be in the European Union in the first place?How did Bexit became a thing?What's in the divorce deal?What is the Irish backstop and why is it complicating things?What happens after Theresa May leaves office?Brexit Resources:Financial Times Brexit CoverageWhat's the difference between the withdrawal agreement and political declaration?What's in the political declaration?BBC correspondents on the draft dealYour simple guide to the UK leaving the EUThanks to our sponsors: the American Beverage Association and HelloFresh.Thank you for being a part of our community! We couldn't do what we do without you. To become a tangible supporter of the show, please visit our Patreon page, purchase a copy of our book, I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening), or share the word about our work in your own circles.
Aired 5 months ago 29:58
Facing up to Europe's far right podcast
The EU elections, beginning on 23 May, are a test for Europeâ€™s mainstream parties as populists appear to be gaining momentum with stark anti-immigration campaigns. Anushka Asthana is joined by Jennifer Rankin, Shaun Walker and Angelique Chrisafis to assess the rising tide of populism across the continent. Plus: Simon Hattenstone on what an accidental voicemail recording revealed about G4Sâ€™s private ambulance service. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus