Election 2017

politics

2017: The Year Theresa May Lost Everything Except Her Job

John Crace, author of 'I, Maybot', explains how the prime minister managed to survive a car-crash year.
John Crace
12.20.17
Oh Snap

The British Dream: Who Is Actually In Charge?

Working through the post-election confusion, hype and Corbyn-mania.
Simon Childs
Sam Wolfson
Sirin Kale
Angus Harrison
7.9.17
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People Spent the Weekend Showing Their Contempt for the Government

Unsurprisingly, the disaster at Grenfell was at the forefront of protesters' minds.
Yohann Koshy
6.18.17
Oh Snap

How Scotland Found Itself Backing the Conservatives

How come so many people in the famously anti-Tory country voted Tory?
Liam Turbett
6.13.17
Oh Snap

What Does the Election Result Mean for Brexit?

"Soft-Brexit" is in the Westminster driving seat, but will that make any difference at all?
Gavin Haynes
6.12.17
Oh Snap

Corbyn Won Because Hope Turned the Unthinkable Into Reality

Fatalism is dead and belief in change is back.
Sam Kriss
6.9.17
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Theresa May's Speech Shows She's Not Fit to Be Prime Minister

She still doesn't get it.
Gavin Haynes
6.9.17
Oh Snap

The British Dream: It Was the Young Wot Won It

Our sleep deprived, post-election podcast.
Simon Childs
sam wolfson
Sirin Kale
Henry Langston
6.9.17
politics

The Youth Smashed It, Surprising Everyone But Young People

People thought the youth were apathetic about politics but it was only politicians and the right-wing media who were apathetic about them.
Hannah Ewens
6.9.17
Oh Snap

Who Are the DUP?

Northern Ireland's uber-conservatives are suddenly front and centre of UK politics.
Andrew Lowry
6.9.17
Oh Snap

New MPs to Watch Out for

Who will we be switching off 'Question Time' to soon?
Gavin Haynes
6.9.17
Oh Snap

This Is the Britain You're Waking Up to

Here's everything you missed during one of the most remarkable nights in British politics.
sam wolfson
6.9.17
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