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By Charlotte Runcie  

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Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd

Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd

After his anarchic week filling in for Jeremy Vine on Radio 2 this summer, Ed Miliband co-hosts a vivacious podcast about contemporary issues and radical ideas, from universal basic income to transgender rights. The discussion is detailed and thought-provoking, and although Miliband may not have been destined to become prime minister, he makes for joyful, puppyish company alongside the more practised hand of Geoff…

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