The Brexit war cabinet and women's suffrage – Politics Weekly podcast

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Heather Stewart is joined by Aarti Shankar, Anne Perkins and Jennifer Rankin to discuss a Brexit war cabinet at war with itself. Plus Labour’s equalities secretary, Dawn Butler, on 100 years of women’s suffrage and the work still to do

Theresa May has summoned her Brexit war cabinet to thrash out the government’s position on the EU trade talks. So a mere 18 months after the referendum result, could the government be about to decide its preferred future relationship with the EU? Don’t hold your breath. And is the real battle taking place among the cabinet itself?

Joining Heather Stewart to discuss it all are Brussels correspondent Jennifer Rankin, leader writer Anne Perkins, and Open Europe’s Aarti Shankar.

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