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Episode 24 - Sirio Canós Donnay


This week we chat to Sirio Canós Donnay. As the Spanish government collapses, could there be new hope for the left in Spain - and what does it mean for the left across Europe?


Episode 23 - David Graeber


What's neoliberalism? Is your job bullshit? And just what is Donald Trump up to? Ellie and Owen are asking the big questions with anthropologist and author David Graeber.


Episode 22 - John O'Farrell


This week Owen and Ellie speak to author and comedy script writer John O'Farrell about running for parliament, writing and canvassing for the labour party. Keir the cat features as always!


Episode 21 - Mike Segalov, Annie Cohen & David Schneider


This week Ellie and Owen tackle the thorny issue of antisemitism in the Labour Party, with special guests journalist Mike Segalov, Annie Cohen of Jewdas and the actor, writer and director David Schneider.


Episode 20 - Gary Younge

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What's the deal with the far right? Should we accept the EU referendum result? And is Ellie pregnant with the child of a French politician? The latest Agitpod tackles these burning questions and more with special guest Gary Younge.


Episode 19 - Ash Sarkar

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Ellie and Owen are back! This episode features special guest Ash Sarkar, discussing her Question Time appearance, whether Jeremy Corbyn's a spy, and getting a bit philosophical.


Episode 18 - Christmas Special

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It's the Agitpod Christmas Special! Ellie and Owen look back at 2017 with special guests Rachel Shabi and Matt Zarb-Cousin. Plus, a Christmas present to our listeners - a Spotify playlist of the best political music around.
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Episode 17 - Stewart Lee

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On the latest episode of Agitpod, Ellie and Owen chat with comedian Stewart Lee about comedy, politics, social media, and Stew's new show. New episodes fortnightly.


Episode 16 - Shon Faye


Owen Jones and Ellie Mae O'Hagan discuss the media war against trans rights and trans people with writer and activist Shon Faye. What are trans rights, why is there so much hostility - and can transphobia be defeated?


Episode 15 - State of the Nation


After a brief hiatus, Ellie and Owen are back to debate the issues of the day. Are the Tories finished? Why are they still polling so well? And what's with the Paradise Papers?


Episode 14 - Party Conferences


This week they talk about the recent party conferences and the need to not be complacent.


Episode 13 - Momentum


Agitpod gets back to basics for this episode, with Momentum organisers Emma and Joe. What is Momentum? How did it help in the general election? What will it be doing for Labour conference? Are you old if you're 32? We answer these questions and more.