David is joined by Helen Thompson and Chris Brooke to try to get beyond the current crisis and work out where British politics is heading. How different is Starmer's political programme likely to be from Corbyn's? Can the Labour party become the party of the workers again? And is Brexit really going to happen without an extension and without a deal? Plus we explore the renewed influence of the trade unions and ask what it means for the political choices ahead.
What kind of Labour Party is Keir Starmer looking to create?
Does moving back to being a workers’ party move you away from being a students’ party?
Issues about unions and workplaces go to the top of government policy at the moment.
The universal basic income question has emerged again.
Starmer is trying to move on from Brexit.
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