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'Indignant' movement: can it make a difference?

Inspired by Spain's Indignados and the Occupy Wall Street Movement, hundreds of thousands of demonstrators turned out from Asia to Europe on October 15th, calling for global change. While most protests passed off peacefully, a mass rally in Rome descended into street battles with more than a hundred people injured.

  • Stephen HUGHES, British MEP, Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats
  • Damien, Member of the 'Indignant' movement

Presented by Christophe Robeet

Prepared by Marie Billon

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2017-06-24 refugees

'Huge failure' on refugee crisis is 'existential problem for EU'

Claude Moraes, a British MEP and Chair of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, discusses the migrant and refugee crisis in the EU. He blames EU member...

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2017-06-24 refugees

Divisions over migration policy: What should the EU do?

The European Commission has started legal action against three member states - Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary - because of their refusal to take in refugees stranded in...

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2017-06-17 agriculture

CETA trade deal: Canada, land of opportunity for farmers

In this special edition of Talking Europe, we’re taking a closer look at the CETA free trade deal between Europe and Canada. After years of negotiations, CETA (the Comprehensive...

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2017-06-17 agriculture

CETA: European farmers fear competition from Canada

In this special edition of Talking Europe, we’re taking a closer look at the CETA free trade deal between Europe and Canada. After years of negotiations, CETA (the Comprehensive...

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2017-06-10 development

EU development commissioner defends role of private sector in aid projects

The EU is the world’s largest overseas aid donor, something it is proud of, but it still gives less than the OECD target of 0.7% of gross national income. Neven Mimica, the EU...

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