Beyond the Noise: The British establishment vs democracy

Ben Wray

Beyond the Noise with David Jamieson is a weekly podcast with CommonSpace journalist David Jamieson, where he gets behind the 24/7 news cycle and gets to heart of issues, trying to find the substance behind the headlines.

THIS week, Jamieson is joined by CommonSpace editor Ben Wray to discuss the week when the British establishment went to war with democracy – propping a PM with no legitimacy and scorning the idea of popular sovereignty.

– 1:22 Why May’s defeat was so massive and how its reception by politicians and the press has been bizarre.

– 13:10 What was May trying to achieve with her meetings with party leaders if she refuses to budge on anything?

– 20:00 This week we found out a People’s Vote is less likely than

– 28:15 Why we are witnessing an attack on democracy in Britain, from Scottish to Westminster.

Picture: Lorna Miller

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