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The View from 22

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The Spectator's Sebastian Payne presents a weekly podcast on current affairs with a selection of top Spectator contributors from Westminster and beyond. Find out more at


Putin vs the world: He's winning, in propaganda and on the ground  

With Dmitri Linnik, Ben Judah, Ysenda Maxtone Graham, Toby Young and Melanie McDonagh. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

Lights, camera, politics: The triumph of showbiz over argument  

With Douglas Murray, Xenia Wickett, Rod Liddle, Nick Cohen and Gary Bell. Presented by Freddy Gray.

Syrian nightmare: The insoluble conflict that's now threatening world peace  

With Paul Wood, Andrew Mitchell, James Forsyth, Fraser Nelson, Brendan O'Neill and Siobhan Fenton. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

The Age of May: What will Theresa May do with power?  

With Isabel Hardman, James Forsyth, Fraser Nelson, Matthew Parris, Owen Matthews, Emily Hill and Keith Flett. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

Labour's indestructibles: Can anything stop the hard left?  

With James Forsyth, Nick Cohen, James Delingpole, Fraser Nelson, Taki and Jeremy Clarke. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

Trump's people: The white vote and the White House  

With Christopher Caldwell, Freddy Gray, Peter Oborne, Con Coughlin, Mark Mason and Camilla Swift. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

The Brexit Bounce: How Britain's economy is confounding the doom-sayers  

With Ross Clark, Torsten Bell, Peter Oborne and Toby Young. Presented by Isabel Hardman.

The Swedish Model: How not to welcome refugees  

With Ivar Arpi, Fraser Nelson, Anastasia Lin and Heri Joensen. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

Marriage for one: The women taking singledom to a new level  

With Ariane Sherine, Fraser Nelson, Seth J Frantzman, Frances Robinson and Camilla Swift. Presented by Lara Prendergast.

The doom delusion: Why we're living through a golden era but won't believe it  

With Johan Norberg, Fraser Nelson, Simon Barnes, Lloyd Evans and Igor Toronyi-Lalic. Presented by Lara Prendergast

The memory gap: how technology is changing minds  

With Lara Prendergast, Toby Young, Mark Avery, Andrew Gilruth, Charlotte Jee and Professor Martin Conway. Presented by Isabel Hardman

The real hate crime scandal  

With Brendan O’Neill, Paul Wood, Kevin O’Sullivan, George Hull, Mark Wilding and Kevin Dunning. Presented by Lara Prendergast

Summer of terror: Europe's security crisis  

With Douglas Murray, Haras Rafiq, Anne Applebaum, Freddy Gray and Ariane Sherine. Presented by Lara Prendergast

American tragedy: Donald Trump's coronation in Ohio  

With Freddy Gray, Scott McConnell, and Simon Barnes. Presented by Isabel Hardman.

Theresa May's new Cabinet  

Presented by Isabel Hardman. Guests: Colleen Graffy, Fraser Nelson, James Forsyth, Marcus Roberts, and John McTernan.

Theresa May, Prime Minister  

Theresa May, Prime Minister by The Spectator

It is time for a new worker's party  

It is time for a new worker's party by The Spectator

The Tory leadership contest turns nasty  

With Fraser Nelson, James Forsyth, Nick Cohen and Ayesha Hazarika. Presented by Isabel Hardman

Why The Spectator is backing Brexit  

With Fraser Nelson and Nick Cohen. Presented by Isabel Hardman

Brexit strategy: What would the first 100 days look like?  

With James Forsyth, Christopher Meyer, Toby Young, Freddy Gray and Kate Andrews. Presented by Isabel Hardman

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