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Nick Robinson talks about what’s really going on in British politics.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 21, 2019, 12:58 p.m.

The Steve Barclay One (p07ds9rm.mp3)

The Brexit Secretary on his Lancastrian roots, the 'challenges' facing the new PM and his days as a scrum-half

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 14, 2019, 1:41 p.m.

The David Lidington One (p07d4s0q.mp3)

The Deputy Prime Minister on doing PMQs, the Tory leadership battle and the dreaded 3am phone call, plus some Elizabethan history and a re-enactment of University Challenge

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 7, 2019, 6:36 p.m.

The Tory Leadership Campaign One (p07cknwv.mp3)

Nick reviews what contenders have said about their background and values on the Political Thinking podcast

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 31, 2019, 12:10 p.m.

The Jeremy Hunt One (p07bw1xj.mp3)

The Foreign Secretary on his inner toughness, the biggest jolt he's received while in the cabinet, the genius of Japan, and how to have fun dancing the lambada - plus a taste test

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 26, 2019, 8:40 p.m.

The Michael Gove One (p07bdw03.mp3)

The Environment Secretary on why he's running to be prime minister, how being adopted as a boy has influenced his thinking, and whether he can really be trusted.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 23, 2019, 10 p.m.

The Helle Thorning-Schmidt One (p07b50g3.mp3)

The former Danish PM offers advice on life after office, dealing with populists and whether she wants to run the EU

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 17, 2019, 12:50 p.m.

The Stella Creasy One (p079j3c3.mp3)

The Labour MP on her mum's career advice, campaigning against payday lending and trying to avoid the Pythonesque giant foot of Brexit.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 10, 2019, 4:35 p.m.

The Sajid Javid One (p078vs18.mp3)

The Home Secretary explains how as a son of an immigrant bus driver he defied advice to become a banker and cabinet minister - but where will his ambitions take him next?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 3, 2019, 12:53 p.m.

The Rory Stewart One (p07872ts.mp3)

The new International Development Secretary on his pitch for the top job, the climate change 'emergency' and the joy of walking

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 26, 2019, 5:07 p.m.

The Alastair Campbell One (p077kwxg.mp3)

The People's Vote campaigner on dealing with depression, admiring Bill Clinton's speaking style and why Labour will be 'marmalized' at the European elections unless it commits to a second referendum

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 18, 2019, 5:49 p.m.

The Jed Mercurio One (p076x8hx.mp3)

The writer of Line of Duty and Bodyguard explains his approach to writing with authenticity about politics, the police and the NHS

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 12, 2019, 2:48 p.m.

The Steve Baker One (p076b6qs.mp3)

The Conservative Eurosceptic MP on righteous anger, herding tigers, not surrendering and why he's a left wing free marketeer

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 4, 2019, 10:30 p.m.

The Geoffrey Cox One (p075k2cv.mp3)

The Attorney General on the 'difficult birth' of Brexit, talking to Corbyn and why 'April is the cruellest month'

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 29, 2019, 11:06 a.m.

The Oliver Letwin One (p074xyg7.mp3)

A former Thatcherite with a record of gaffes, is he now usurping the role of prime minister or has he become a Mr. Fixit taking responsibility to tackle a national crisis?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 22, 2019, 4:23 p.m.

The Greg Clark One (p074bmqs.mp3)

The Business Secretary on why Theresa May's address to the nation 'wasn't a great success', finding common ground on Brexit and whether his name is actually Greg.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 15, 2019, 5:14 p.m.

The Esther McVey One (p073pfsv.mp3)

The former Cabinet Minister on deciding to back May's deal, ensuring a 'dignified' exit for the PM and her Liverpudlian roots.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 8, 2019, 12:53 p.m.

The Gavin Williamson One (p072yzhl.mp3)

The Defence Secretary on why the Prime Minister should go 'on and on', speaking plain Yorkshire and why he kept a tarantula.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 1, 2019, 12:05 p.m.

The Tobias Ellwood One (p0729swx.mp3)

The Defence Minister on escaping 'Carry On Brexit', Britain's place in the world and the personal impact of terrorism

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 22, 2019, 1:45 p.m.

The Luciana Berger One (p071pbwb.mp3)

The Independent MP on the trauma of leaving Labour, the stresses of facing anti-Semitism and the difficult process of forging a new political force

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 15, 2019, 2:43 p.m.

The Gloria De Piero One (p0710984.mp3)

The Labour MP on why she dreamed of going to Skegness, the importance of listening to Leave voters and why her colleagues need to keep the faith.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 8, 2019, 12:39 p.m.

The Jonathan Ashworth One (p070bb8r.mp3)

The Shadow Health Secretary on coming to terms with his Dad's alcoholism, his fears over Brexit and why he's a Croslandite and not a Corbynite

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 1, 2019, 1:09 p.m.

The Sir Graham Brady One (p06zq1jg.mp3)

The Chairman of the backbench 1922 Committee on delaying Article 50, championing grammar schools and where he keeps his safe.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 25, 2019, 6 a.m.

The David Miliband One (p06z0j77.mp3)

David discusses Davos, his refugee parents, the case for another referendum, the future of British politics, and where he feels at home.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 18, 2019, 2:08 p.m.

The Nick Boles One (p06ygp0y.mp3)

The Conservative MP on his plan to block a no-deal Brexit, why his time in Parliament may be up and why he now lives every moment.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 4, 2019, 6 a.m.

The Personal is Political One (p06x4010.mp3)

Nick reflects on what the personal interviews from the podcast over the last year reveal about the state of today's politics

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 21, 2018, 6 a.m.

The David Gauke One (p06w6t8d.mp3)

The Justice Secretary on slaying unicorns, why he might quit the Cabinet and his overnight stay in prison.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 14, 2018, 2:31 p.m.

The Hilary Benn One (p06vltlg.mp3)

The Chair of the Brexit Committee on Theresa May's options, why he disagreed with his father's views on Europe and the art of keeping a diary

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 7, 2018, 1:45 p.m.

The Justine Greening One (p06ty7rz.mp3)

The former cabinet minister on being a Rotherham Tory, breaking the class ceiling, why resigning from government preserved her self-respect, and the case for another referendum

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 29, 2018, 3:35 p.m.

The James Brokenshire One (p06t605b.mp3)

The Communities Secretary on his former life as a voiceover artist, dealing with cancer and his role in negotiating the Northern Ireland backstop.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 23, 2018, 1:12 p.m.

The Diane Abbott One (p06sngz2.mp3)

The Shadow Home Secretary on why she's sure Brexit will happen next spring, how working at the Home Office got her into politics and why her staff persuaded her to talk about the online abuse she's received.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 16, 2018, 9:35 a.m.

The Mayday One (p06rz2b0.mp3)

Behind the scenes on a day of turmoil, Nick explains all via banter with his colleagues, Jacob Rees Mogg, a shouting numismatist and a well-informed schoolgirl.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 9, 2018, 4:34 p.m.

The Damian Hinds One (p06r9lqc.mp3)

The Education Secretary on why we need to 'buckle up' as Brexit approaches, asking for more than 'little extras' for schools and why he used to carry a guitar pick in his pocket.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 2, 2018, 3:19 p.m.

The Shaun Bailey One (p06qmc44.mp3)

The Conservative candidate for Mayor of London on his Jamaican mum, getting racist abuse from MPs and attending his first political meeting after a fight with a drug dealer.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 26, 2018, 2:10 p.m.

The John McDonnell One (p06pyw4n.mp3)

The Shadow Chancellor on whether the profit motive is moral, how he's now careful with his language, and why he became a Marxist not a priest.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 19, 2018, 2:21 p.m.

The Amber Rudd One (p06p9snb.mp3)

The former Home Secretary on why civil servants let her down over Windrush, why she wants her old job back and the making of Four Weddings and a Funeral.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 11, 2018, 12:18 p.m.

The Sir John Major One (p06nk4kt.mp3)

The former PM on soapbox politics, why Universal Credit needs to change, dealing with his 'Maastricht bastards' and his sympathy for Theresa May.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 5, 2018, 6 a.m.

The David Davis One (p06myjs8.mp3)

The former Brexit Secretary on his Communist grandfather, how sugar turned him into a Eurosceptic and why he blames Philip Hammond for problems in the Brexit negotiations.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Sept. 28, 2018, 1:21 p.m.

The Andy Burnham One (p06mdwvd.mp3)

The Mayor of Greater Manchester on why he blames social media for losing to Jeremy Corbyn and growing up in Manchester but never losing his Merseyside roots.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Sept. 21, 2018, 1:18 p.m.

The Vince Cable One (p06lskkf.mp3)

The LibDem leader discusses spasms, how racism affected his family, his respect for Blair and Brown, the prospects for liberalism, and his future career - as a novelist

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Sept. 14, 2018, 5:15 p.m.

The Len McCluskey One (p06l5xjv.mp3)

The Unite leader on the dangers of the gig economy, why he wouldn't weep if Tony Blair left the Labour Party, his enduring love of poetry and the end of a friendship.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Sept. 7, 2018, 6 a.m.

The Tony Blair One (p06kgqrq.mp3)

Tony Blair on his fears about how Labour has changed, his hopes on how Brexit could be stopped, and what it's like being followed all the time by bodyguards

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 31, 2018, 10 a.m.

Political Thinking returns next week (p06flwxj.mp3)

Nick Robinson looks forward to a momentous autumn.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 24, 2018, 10 a.m.

Bonus podcast: Could the PM have a Brummie accent? (p06flwj3.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers over the summer break, Chris Mason presents an edition of Archive on 4 about the accents of politics and the politics of accents. Political Thinking returns next week.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 17, 2018, 10 a.m.

Bonus podcast: Corbyn’s Labour Episode 3 (p06flvqr.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers over the summer break, Iain Watson presents the final episode in the Radio 4 series, ‘The Long March of Corbyn’s Labour’. He examines how the party has been transformed into a mass movement and whether it can maintain momentum. Political Thinking will return in September.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 10, 2018, 10 a.m.

Bonus podcast: Corbyn’s Labour Episode 2 (p06flt8y.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers over the summer break, the FT’s George Parker presents the second episode in the Radio 4 series, ‘The Long March of Corbyn’s Labour’. He explores Labour’s approach to the economy and how far reaching its policies will be. Political Thinking will return in September.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 10, 2018, 10 a.m.

Bonus podcast: Corbyn’s Labour Episode 2 (p06flslx.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers over the summer break, the FT’s George Parker presents the second episode in the Radio 4 series, ‘The Long March of Corbyn’s Labour’. He explores Labour’s approach to the economy and how far reaching its policies will be. Political Thinking will return in September.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Aug. 3, 2018, 10 a.m.

Bonus podcast: Corbyn’s Labour Episode 1 (p06fls09.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers over the summer break, Steve Richards presents the first episode in the Radio 4 series, ‘The Long March of Corbyn’s Labour’. He examines the year since the general election and looks at how Jeremy Corbyn has changed as leader. Political Thinking will return in September.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on July 25, 2018, 11:40 a.m.

The Nia Griffith One (p06fljpw.mp3)

The Shadow Defence Secretary on learning Polish, how the classroom prepared her for frontline politics and Labour's wrangling over anti-Semitism.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on July 20, 2018, 2:10 p.m.

The Liz Truss One (p06f8gyc.mp3)

The Chief Secretary to the Treasury on why she's a 'freedom fighter', her penchant for British cheese and why any deal on Brexit 'doesn't bind future parliaments'.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on July 13, 2018, 1:51 p.m.

The Andrea Leadsom One (p06dnbjy.mp3)

The Commons Leader on backing Brexit, being baffled by Boris, being badmouthed by Bercow, boosting babies' brains and branding Big Ben.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on July 5, 2018, 4:06 p.m.

The Dominic Raab One (p06cygbx.mp3)

The Housing Minister on ticking all the diversity boxes, coping with a divided household over the World Cup and negotiating the "rocky bridge" towards Brexit.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 29, 2018, 2:41 p.m.

The Dominic Grieve One (p06cf99m.mp3)

The former Attorney General on his Anglo-French roots, efforts to stop a 'no deal' Brexit and challenging the actions of spooks

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 22, 2018, 11:34 a.m.

The Tommy Sheppard One (p06bt11r.mp3)

The SNP MP on when indyref2 might come, why his party walked out of the Commons and how he was knocked out of MasterChef

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 14, 2018, 11:12 a.m.

The Tom Watson One (p06b1j6v.mp3)

Labour's Deputy Leader on how losing weight has lifted his 'brain fog', his fears when confronting Rupert Murdoch, and how he could now be 'taken out' by a former friend

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 8, 2018, 1:59 p.m.

The Andrew Adonis One (p069hsx7.mp3)

The Labour peer and self-proclaimed 'Remoaner' on why he thinks Brexit should be stopped, his ambition to become an MP and losing contact with his mother.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 25, 2018, 4 p.m.

The Shakira Martin One (p0687jl0.mp3)

NUS President on how further education saved her, not wanting to sound like a politician (without denying political ambitions) and why it's polite to use jazz hands.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 18, 2018, 2:16 p.m.

The Angela Rayner One (p067k9hh.mp3)

Labour's education spokesperson on being poor but not being "a scumbag", and whether she might become leader, plus London-centric politics, shoes and the Royal Wedding

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 11, 2018, 2:47 p.m.

The David Lammy One (p066wrqp.mp3)

The campaigning Labour MP on politicians standing up to "their bloody electorates", taking on the establishment over Grenfell and Windrush and how singing changed his life.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 4, 2018, 4:39 p.m.

The James Graham One (p06688k7.mp3)

The award-winning playwright on bringing politics to life, the magic of Hull, and why politicians are only human... plus, Nick's run-in with the Black Death.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 27, 2018, 3:19 p.m.

The Dawn Butler One (p065jlqx.mp3)

The Shadow Equalities Secretary on her experiences of racism in Parliament, dealing with anti-Semitism in the Labour Party, and why she asks her constituents to pull their trousers up.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 20, 2018, 4 p.m.

The Tom Tugendhat One (p064xprz.mp3)

The soldier turned politician on talking to your enemies, surviving in the battlefield and taking responsibility when things go wrong.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 13, 2018, 5:52 p.m.

The Jo Swinson One (p0647h26.mp3)

The LibDem deputy leader says yes to an Easter egg but no to leading a new centre party, and also explains how she's changed her view on the best way to promote women in politics.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 23, 2018, 2:55 p.m.

The Matt Hancock One (p0623h7v.mp3)

The Culture Secretary on controlling the power of the internet giants, why he wants his own personal app and how to win a horse race

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 16, 2018, 4:46 p.m.

The Brandon Lewis One (p061d09n.mp3)

The Conservative Party chairman talks about popcorn, high street parking and whether he's too young to be a Tory

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 9, 2018, 1:20 p.m.

The Keir Starmer One (p060m2pz.mp3)

Labour's Brexit Secretary discusses the ups and downs of his upbringing, his youthful attacks on 'reformist passivity' and how he let burglars steal his television

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on March 2, 2018, 7:39 p.m.

The Jacob Rees-Mogg One (p05zy1b1.mp3)

The leader of the Eurosceptics on the Tory backbenches talks about why the state should respect our individuality, when the gloves should come off in political debate and why we should keep personal morals separate from politics – and of course, Brexit.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 23, 2018, 8:15 p.m.

The Anna Soubry One (p05z5lrt.mp3)

From her tough school days to her backbench battle against the Brexiteers, the former criminal barrister tells Nick why she doesn't scare easy, how Theresa May can take back control and what could make her leave the Conservative Party.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 21, 2018, 5:32 p.m.

Bonus Podcast: Cameron Years Episode 3 (p05yxpts.mp3)

In this final part, Steve Richards explores the record of the coalition years, comparing David Cameron's approach with that of the current Prime Minister, Theresa May, also governing in a hung parliament. He examines other key aspects of the Cameron era such as his relationship with the media, his handling of the Scottish independence referendum, and his dramatic final days in office. What will David Cameron's legacy be and what are the lessons of his premiership? The series was produced by Leala Padmanabhan.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 14, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Bonus Podcast: Cameron Years Episode 2 (p05y4kds.mp3)

Part Two focuses on David Cameron's mission to modernise and transform the Conservative party and its thinking, exploring ideas such as the Big Society, the major shake-up of education and health policy, social reforms such as same-sex marriage and the ambition to make the party more environmentally conscious. We examine the impact of the financial crisis and "austerity" on the Cameron governments. We ask whether there is such a thing as "Cameronism" and we assess the success of David Cameron's mission to make the Conservatives more diverse and representative of modern Britain.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 9, 2018, 7:39 p.m.

The Paris Lees One (p05xp2td.mp3)

The journalist and transgender rights activist talks about growing up trans and why the way media debates trans issues makes her angry.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 7, 2018, 5:56 p.m.

Bonus podcast: Cameron Years Episode 1 (p05xfch9.mp3)

In a bonus podcast for Political Thinking subscribers, Steve Richards presents a series looking back at David Cameron's dramatic years in power. Part one explores the issue of Europe which overwhelmed his premiership.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Feb. 2, 2018, 6:45 p.m.

The Sam Gyimah One (p05wy4z0.mp3)

The new Universities minister talks about the importance of free speech on campus, growing up in Ghana, being Oxford president and life as David Cameron's bag carrier.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 26, 2018, 5:58 p.m.

The Jess Phillips One (p05w6r4b.mp3)

The straight-talking Brummie talks feminism, why pragmatism trumps principle and her unlikely friendship with Jacob Rees-Mogg

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 19, 2018, 6:49 p.m.

The James Cleverly One (p05vgw0s.mp3)

The new Conservative Deputy Chairman recalls his parents' sacrifices, explains why it's ok to want to be PM and reveals how he relaxes with his toy soldiers.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 12, 2018, 5:39 p.m.

The Ian Hislop One (p05tpvvk.mp3)

The Private Eye editor and Have I Got News For You stalwart Ian Hislop talks about being a sceptic but not a cynic, his admiration for the Victorians' political energy and why the Eye's satirical journalism matters.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Jan. 5, 2018, 4:50 p.m.

The Emily Thornberry One (p05sygv2.mp3)

From schoolgirl ragamuffin to queen of sass, the Shadow Foreign Secretary tells Nick how life’s challenges have forged her, and the benefits of singing. Will she perform for us?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 15, 2017, 12:52 p.m.

The Unusual George Osborne One (p05r6ws0.mp3)

George Osborne turns the tables and achieves his long-standing ambition - to interview Nick. Does he get his own back?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 8, 2017, 7:06 p.m.

The Peter Tatchell One (p05qj936.mp3)

The human rights activist talks about the long fight for LGBT equality, the importance of debate and free speech, and why love drives his campaigning.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Dec. 1, 2017, 7:14 p.m.

The Dan Hannan One (p05pt3g6.mp3)

The politician who some credit as the man behind Brexit tells Nick why it wasn't about immigration, how the British sometimes fail to appreciate what they have and why the UK should look to Switzerland as inspiration.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 24, 2017, 6:35 p.m.

The Armando Iannucci One (p05p3ymm.mp3)

The comedy brain behind The Thick of It, Veep and The Death of Stalin talks with Nick about the importance of language in politics, why comedy needs to be more like journalism and which one of them was the bigger teenage political trainspotter.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 17, 2017, 6:48 p.m.

The Frances O'Grady One (p05ndhsp.mp3)

The TUC leader tells us what the Remain campaign got wrong, why we were happiest in the 1970s, and what she does with her lunch break. But does she forgive Nick for using Uber?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 10, 2017, 5:18 p.m.

The Chuka Umunna One (p05mpmbn.mp3)

Can he block Brexit? Is he a Remaniac? Does he really think Jeremy Corbyn is like Harold Wilson? Why didn't he run for Labour leader? And is he happy to be a backbencher?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Nov. 3, 2017, 5:49 p.m.

The Caroline Lucas One (p05lyz21.mp3)

How patriarchy works in Parliament, why her party's vision of a green economy is more radical than Jeremy Corbyn's, and when it's sometimes just too tough to go vegan.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 27, 2017, 8:20 p.m.

The Rob Halfon One (p05l7dj2.mp3)

Rob Halfon MP tells Nick why Conservatives need to radically reconnect with the people

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 20, 2017, 6:40 p.m.

The GO'D One (p05khwxg.mp3)

Gus O'Donnell, former top civil servant, on cabinet disunity and the problems of Brexit

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 13, 2017, 3:03 p.m.

The Ed Miliband One (p05jvqqs.mp3)

Ed Miliband tells Nick his big ideas and wonders if he should have been a redder Ed.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Oct. 6, 2017, 6:31 p.m.

The Ruth Davidson One (p05j82n6.mp3)

Nick discusses the implications of Theresa May's conference speech with Ruth Davidson

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on Sept. 29, 2017, 6:32 p.m.

The Jon Lansman One (p05hm4q7.mp3)

Jon Lansman talks to Nick about where Momentum could be taking the Labour party.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on June 3, 2017, 12:06 p.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 03 Jun 2017 (p054tfxq.mp3)

Students, polls and politicians - with less than a week to polling day

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 27, 2017, 11:45 a.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 27 May 2017 (p0544y82.mp3)

George Osborne on the power of the press, Jacqui Smith on dealing with terrorism.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 20, 2017, 11:50 a.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 20 May 2017 (p053h4bf.mp3)

Class politics or Blue Labour? Nick talks to Owen Jones and Maurice Glasman.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 14, 2017, 8:19 a.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 13 May 2017 (p052wnny.mp3)

What makes a good campaign manifesto - and how can pledges lead to future problems?

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on May 6, 2017, 12:24 p.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 6 May 2017 (p0524dw8.mp3)

Nick examines election spending and looks at strategic options for the party campaigns

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 30, 2017, 5:27 p.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 30 April 2017 (p051l91c.mp3)

Nick reflects on the media coverage of the campaign and talks to the writer Paul Mason.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 22, 2017, 7 a.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 22 Apr 2017 (p050rn2c.mp3)

Nick Robinson reflects on his interview with Theresa May and talks to William Hague

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 16, 2017, 10:59 p.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 16 April 2017 (p0500sxg.mp3)

Is the NHS sustainable? Nick Robinson discusses whether it needs more money and reforms.

From Political Thinking with Nick Robinson on April 9, 2017, 10:59 p.m.

Political Thinking with Nick Robinson 9 April 2017 (p04zdf3s.mp3)

Is globalisation dead? Nick Robinson discusses its pros, cons and future prospects.