"Politics has gone on a mad bender" Ayesha Hazarika
Ayesha Hazarika is a political commentator, broadcaster and former political adviser to several senior Labour Party politicians including Harriet Harman and Ed Miliband. She was awarded an MBE in the 2016 New Year's Honours List for political service.
Hazarika is a regular contributor to the biggest players in the UK press including the Guardian, Independent and Evening Standard. She is additionally editor of the Londoner. Despite her brief career in comedy Ayesha will be joining us to interview Paul Krugman and take us through the consequences of his economic theory for politics and society.