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Obama: has he still got it?

Has he still got it? The applause meter may be high inside the convention hall, yet Barack Obama is caught in a tight race for re-election. François Picard’s panel pores over the competing messages that are set to dominate the US general election campaign.

  • Forrest G. ALOGNA. Attorney, Member of the New York Bar;
  • Caith KUSHNER. Attorney, Member of the New York Bar;
  • Martin MICHELOT. Program Officer, The German Marshall Fund of the United States;
  • Freddie WINCKLER. CEO, J. Walter Thompson Paris;

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.

Watch the second part here.

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2017-01-17 Brexit

Hard Brexit, here we come: The blowback against globalisation (part 2)

So Brexit really does mean Brexit. Theresa May has ruled out a deal that allows the UK to keep its place inside the EU's single market - a divorce whose strategy rests on lower...

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2017-01-17 Brexit

Hard Brexit, here we come: UK to leave EU common market (part 1)

So Brexit really does mean Brexit. Theresa May has ruled out a deal that allows the UK to keep its place inside the EU's single market - a divorce whose strategy rests on lower...

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2017-01-18 Americas

Pardon my whistleblower: Obama commutes Chelsea Manning sentence (part 1)

On the eve of his final full day in office, Barack Obama used his executive power one last time to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who fed classified documents to...

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2017-01-18 Barack Obama

Pardon my whistleblower: Obama, security and surveillance (part 2)

On the eve of his final full day in office, Barack Obama used his executive power one last time to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who fed classified documents to...

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2017-01-16 Brexit

Brexit's Biggest Fan: Trump weighs in ahead of Theresa May speech (part 1)

Who does Donald Trump pick to interview him? With less than a week until his inauguration, the president-elect gave an interview to former pro-Brexit minister Michael Gove, now a...

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