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Swamp Notes: Elections across the Atlantic

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Swamp Notes: Elections across the Atlantic

15 Juni 2024

Margaret Thatcher’s election in 1979 foreshadowed Ronald Reagan’s a year later, and the Brexit vote in 2016 took place just months before Donald Trump’s stunning presidential victory. The FT’s Whitehall editor, Lucy Fisher, and US politics news editor, Derek Brower, join this week’s Swamp Notes to explain why British and American politics often rhyme, and what the phenomenon could mean for upcoming elections in both countries.  Mentioned in this podcast: Parallel US and UK elections could bring dangers Nigel Farage’s Reform UK overtakes Conservatives in new opinion poll From the Political Fix podcast: “the Tories’ ‘kitchen sink’ manifesto” Sign up for the FT’s Swamp Notes newsletter here Swamp Notes is produced by Ethan Plotkin, Sonja Hutson, Lauren Fedor and Marc Filippino. Topher Forhecz is the FT’s executive producer. The FT’s global head of audio is Cheryl Brumley. Special thanks to Pierre Nicholson.  Read a transcript of this episode on Hosted on Acast. See for more information.


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