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A show from Brussels with two MEPs facing off on a burning issue and an interview with a European leader. Produced in partnership with the European Parliament. Every Saturday at 12.10 pm.



Latest update : 2013-10-22

Populism in Europe: what's the best weapon against the far right?

France's National Front, Austria's Freedom Party, the Dutch PVV of Geert Wilders, the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn in Greece... far-right and Eurosceptic parties are making big gains across Europe, to such an extent that traditional parties have begun to panic. Our guests discuss what mainstream politicians should do to curb the rise of populism in Europe.

Our guests:

  • Sophie in 't Veld, Dutch MEP, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats;
  • Philippe Lamberts, Belgian MEP, Group of the Greens;
  • Bruno Gollnisch, French MEP, National Front.

Programme produced by Isabelle Romero

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2014-11-15 culture

Budget cuts: Is European culture under threat?

After severe budget cuts in the member states, many artists and theatre directors are raising the alarm. Without subsidies, they fear Europe's culture will die out. There has...

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2014-11-08 Berlin Wall

Joachim Bitterlich, Former foreign policy advisor to Helmut Kohl

Helmut Kohl's former right-hand man explains why the Berlin Wall came down in 1989 and analyses the success of German reunification.

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2014-11-08 Berlin Wall

25 years after the Berlin Wall: Is German unity a success story?

Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, our guests discuss the past quarter-century in Germany and the European Union, what the fall of the Berlin Wall set in motion...

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2014-11-13 Pierre Moscovici

EU's Moscovici vows to clamp down on tax avoidance

In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, the new EU Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs says he is working on a new EU directive that will...

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2014-10-18 agriculture

Dacian Ciolos, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development

In August, Russia declared a one-year embargo on meat, fish, dairy, fruit and vegetables from the EU and the US in retaliation for economic sanctions over Moscow's actions in...

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