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The Real Agenda Network

Mar 28, 2019

Around the House, the first episode of a new edition where we talk with individual Members of Parliament, about what they see are the key issues facing our country and how they propose to resolve them. First up is Johnny Mercer, the MP for Plymouth Moor since 2015. Johnny was a Captain in the British Army and wrote a...


Mar 23, 2019

Are our politicians performing, it appears not? Today we look why they are not tackling the fundamental issues that we would like them to resolve. To seek insight, I talk to Deborah Mattinson, former pollster to then British Prime Minister, Gordon Brown to find out what Britain thinks & what we the people can do about...


Mar 19, 2019

Talking today about income inequality in the United States, why it has got so extreme, why it is bad for us all & what we can do about it. If we can reduce extreme income inequality, it goes some way to  tackling wealth inequality, which is even more extreme. I spoke to Sam Pizzigati, Associate Fellow at the DC based...


Mar 14, 2019

Today we are talking about courage and compassion in politics. I speak with Jennifer Nadel, barrister, broadcaster author, parliamentary candidate and co-founder of Compassion in Politics. We talk about the shake up in British politics, about new alliances rather than new parties and an assessment for compassion for...


Mar 9, 2019

Today are talking about the ongoing crisis of homelessness and how it can be fixed, because it can be fixed and we can bring change. More than 160,000 households across Britain are experiencing homelessness right now. It doesn’t have to be that way. I spoke to Matt Downie, Director of Policy and External Affairs at...