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Euronews
The Global Conversation

The Global Conversation

The Global Conversation is a platform on which euronews questions world leaders directly. Heads of State, policy-makers and key figures from civil society are challenged on their views of global problems, solutions and opportunities
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Euronews
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
5 Videos
VPRO
The Chinese Are Coming

The Chinese Are Coming

Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower.
2 Videos
BBC
Afghanistan: The Lion's Last Roar

Afghanistan: The Lion's Last Roar

When the British Army arrived in Helmand in Afghanistan, they were confident that they could keep the peace, defeat the Taliban and rebuild the impoverished province. But misplaced hope and confused aims quickly led to the very real threat of a catastrophic defeat. After 14 years of brutal, bloody and bruising conflict, the British Army finally began to withdraw from Afghanistan in late 2014.
2 Videos
BBC

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Omarosa Calls Trump Exoneration Claims “Insane,” Says He’s “Beatable” in 2020

Omarosa Calls Trump Exoneration Claims “Insane,” Says He’s “Beatable” in 2020

President Trump is still on the defense when it comes to the contents of the Mueller Report despite claiming “total exoneration,” a claim former administration official Omarosa Manigault Newman says is “insane.”
Cheddar
Sen. Mike Lee Decries Gov't Abuse of Power, but Gives Trump a Pass

Sen. Mike Lee Decries Gov't Abuse of Power, but Gives Trump a Pass

In his new book "Our Lost Declaration: America's Fight Against Tyranny from King George to the Deep State," Utah Sen. Mike Lee argues that the U.S. government has a history of overreach and abuse of power and needs Congress to be newly empowered t...
Cheddar
Raw Politics - Want to talk to the next EU Commission president?

Want to talk to the next EU Commission president?

We're speaking to the leading candidates to take the EU's top job and we want them to hear what you feel about Europe's impact on your life.
Euronews
1min
Kushner plays down Russian election interference

Kushner plays down Russian election interference

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner Is playing down Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Associated Press
1min
EPA Can Protect the Environment and Deregulate, Agency Head Claims

EPA Can Protect the Environment and Deregulate, Agency Head Claims

Under the presidency of Donald Trump, the Environmental Protection Agency has taken dozens of steps to eliminate federal policies in place to protect the nation's environment. But the agency’s administrator, Andrew Wheeler, says his department can...
Cheddar
Meet the Former Stoners Who Accidentally Started 4/20

Meet the Former Stoners Who Accidentally Started 4/20

Millions of people across the world will celebrate 4/20 on Saturday, but only five can say they lay claim to the origins of the term.
Cheddar
Massachusetts Preps for First (Legal) 4/20

Massachusetts Preps for First (Legal) 4/20

For the first 4/20 with legalized recreational cannabis in Massachusetts, the fledgling industry is gearing up for big crowds and a focus on edibles.
Cheddar
Schiff: Facts in Mueller report are 'damning'

Schiff: Facts in Mueller report are 'damning'

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says Attorney General William Barr did a "grave disservice" to the country by misrepresenting significant parts of special counsel Robert Mueller's report.
Associated Press
2mins
A.G. Vigorously Defends Trump Ahead of Report's Release

A.G. Vigorously Defends Trump Ahead of Report's Release

In an extraordinary press conference ahead of the public release of a redacted version of the special counsel report, the U.S. Attorney General doubled down on his four-page summary of that report, saying at least a half dozen times that the inves...
Cheddar
Raw Politics - Latvian prime minister discusses growing concerns in the EU

Latvian prime minister discusses growing concerns in the EU

"Populism works only because there's underlying unease," said the former MEP.
Euronews
8mins
Raw Politics - EU extends new judicial protections for whistleblowers

EU extends new judicial protections for whistleblowers

On Tuesday, the European Parliament voted to provide increased protections for whistleblowers in the EU. Euronews spoke with former whistleblower Antoine Deltour to ask him what he thought of these new protections.
Euronews
11mins
Raw Politics - Spain's anti-immigration Vox party banned from televised debate

Spain's anti-immigration Vox party banned from televised debate

MEPs discuss if it's right to ban the far-right group from the debate.
Euronews
11mins
A far-right party plays kingmaker in Spain

A far-right party plays kingmaker in Spain

Many Spaniards are worried the Vox party could bring the spirit of Francisco Franco back to parliament. The right-wing populists could re-shuffle the majority - with incumbent socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez losing out.
Deutsche Welle
Dream of fame: Russia's youth talent shows

Dream of fame: Russia's youth talent shows

Contestants give their all for audiences of millions in Russia's talent shows, in many cases only to be rejected by a merciless jury. For children and teens who have prepared for weeks, the experience can be devastating.
Deutsche Welle
As Brexit looms: Escape to Britain

As Brexit looms: Escape to Britain

We meet a young Iraqi refugee who risked his life to cross to Britain from Calais before the first Brexit deadline. He was looking for better opportunities to build a new life, but found a deeply divided country.
Deutsche Welle
France: Notre Dame After the Fire

France: Notre Dame After the Fire

France is in shock, after a huge fire swept through Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. As fire-crews battled the blaze, crowds of local residents gathered at the scene. President Macron has promised that the cathedral will be rebuilt.
Deutsche Welle
Top Democrat says Barr is trying to spin report

Top Democrat says Barr is trying to spin report

House Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler says Attorney General William Barr is "taking unprecedented steps to spin" special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Associated Press
3mins
Raw Politics - Raw Politics in full: Vox ban and EU whistleblower win

Raw Politics in full: Vox ban and EU whistleblower win

Watch Wednesday's full episode of Raw Politics.
Euronews
50mins
Poll: Many unready to clear Trump in Russia probe

Poll: Many unready to clear Trump in Russia probe

A new poll finds many Americans aren’t ready to clear President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation
Associated Press
2mins
Pelosi: Brexit must not imperil Irish peace accord

Pelosi: Brexit must not imperil Irish peace accord

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi got a standing ovation following an address to members of the Irish parliament in which she said the ongoing Brexit uncertainty should not imperil the Good Friday accords.
Associated Press
1min
1,600 attend Buttigieg rally in Iowa

1,600 attend Buttigieg rally in Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg drew a surprisingly large crowd of 1,600 for a Tuesday night rally in Des Moines, Iowa. He spoke about addressing the concerns of former Democratic voters who supported President Trump.
Associated Press
1min
White House Economic Adviser Suggests 'Anti-Tax Propaganda' to Blame for Sinking Tax Cut Popularity

White House Economic Adviser Suggests 'Anti-Tax Propaganda' to Blame for Sinking Tax Cut Popularity

On the day after Tax Day, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett told Cheddar's J.D Durkin that the underwater popularity of President Trump's tax cuts were the fault of "anti-tax propaganda."
Cheddar
Raw Politics - Raw Politics in full: Notre Dame fire and Brexit high hopes

Raw Politics in full: Notre Dame fire and Brexit high hopes

Watch Tuesday night's full episode of Raw Politics
Euronews
48mins
Raw Politics - Eurosceptics unveil campaign pledges in lead up to EU elections

Eurosceptics unveil campaign pledges in lead up to EU elections

Two prominent Eurosceptics have announced plans for May's EU Parliamentary elections. France's Marine Le Pen and UK's Nigel Farage made announcements over the weekend related to EU elections.
Euronews
3mins
Supporters of Omar and Trump face off in Minnesota

Supporters of Omar and Trump face off in Minnesota

Supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump squared off before the president spoke at a Tax Day rally in Burnsville, Minn. Trump used a tweet to escalate his feud with Rep. Omar Ilhan, a Minnesota Democrat.
Associated Press
1min
Raw Politics - Climate activists take to the streets of London

Climate activists take to the streets of London

Climate activists took to the streets of London on Monday to draw attention to climate change in the EU. The demonstrations were organised by UK group Extinction Rebellion.
Euronews
10mins
Why Are So Many Presidential Hopefuls Visiting California?

Why Are So Many Presidential Hopefuls Visiting California?

California is used to sunshine and the spotlight ー but the Golden State is getting a different kind of attention this year, courtesy of the hoards of Democratic presidential candidates making early campaign visits to the West Coast.
Cheddar
Raw Politics - Strasbourg in 60 seconds: The week ahead for MEPs

Strasbourg in 60 seconds: The week ahead for MEPs

Check out Strasbourg in 60 to see what is planned for MEPs this week.
Euronews
1min
Trump says America must win race to build 5G

Trump says America must win race to build 5G

President Donald Trump says the race to build 5G is one America must win and building high-speed networks across the United States will transform the way Americans work, learn, communicate and travel.
Associated Press
1min
Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan Pitches Free-Market Solutions for 2020 Bid

Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan Pitches Free-Market Solutions for 2020 Bid

As some candidates in the growing field of Democratic presidential contenders embrace highly progressive, even socialist policies, Rep. Tim Ryan of Ohio said he's sticking with a capitalist approach to help struggling workers hurt by trade and bud...
Cheddar
Pelosi says plan for immigrants 'disrespectful'

Pelosi says plan for immigrants 'disrespectful'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says rounding up immigrants and shipping them to sanctuary cities is "disrespectful." The California Democrat was asked about reports that the White House had considered sending immigrants to sanctuary cities.
Associated Press
1min
Clinton: Assange must answer for what he has done

Clinton: Assange must answer for what he has done

Hillary Clinton said on Thursday newly arrested WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has to "answer for what he has done."
Associated Press
1min
Historic freshmen class marks 100 days in US House

Historic freshmen class marks 100 days in US House

100 days into their new jobs, House freshmen Democrats are taking stock of what they see as their accomplishments and the challenges ahead. The milestone is all the more noteworthy with the record number of women now serving in the US House.
Associated Press
2mins
Senator Warner Fights ‘Dark Patterns’ Online

Senator Warner Fights ‘Dark Patterns’ Online

Legislation introduced in the Senate this week aims to stop misleading and deceptive data collection practices, known as “dark patterns,” by social media companies, the bill’s co-sponsor Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) told Cheddar.
Cheddar
2020 Hopeful Marianne Williamson Seeks American 'Awakening'

2020 Hopeful Marianne Williamson Seeks American 'Awakening'

Marianne Williamson, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, believes the U.S. is in need of a 'spiritual awakening' ー politically, economically, and internationally.
Cheddar
Student-Debt Relief a Personal Issue for Many Lawmakers

Student-Debt Relief a Personal Issue for Many Lawmakers

Representative Susan Wilde, a Democrat from Pennsylvania, and the mother of two recent college graduates, is one of 68 members of Congress dealing personally with the mounting burden of student debt. She said lawmakers must act to relieve the debt...
Cheddar
Howard Schultz, 'Proud Capitalist,' Says Dems Risk Handing Trump Re-Election

Howard Schultz, 'Proud Capitalist,' Says Dems Risk Handing Trump Re-Election

Howard Schultz, the former Starbucks CEO who is considering an independent bid for president, declared that he is "a proud capitalist," and said if Democrats embrace socialism they would hand President Trump an easy re-election in 2020.
Cheddar
At border, VP Pence calls for end to 'loopholes'

At border, VP Pence calls for end to 'loopholes'

Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that besides making sure border agents have the resources they need, Congress must "close loopholes" that drive Central American families to seek asylum here.
Associated Press
1min
Why climate change is an ‘all-encompassing threat’

Why climate change is an ‘all-encompassing threat’

Although a candidate just entered the 2020 presidential race with a platform centered on climate change, some experts say Americans aren’t fully aware of the scope and seriousness of global warming.
PBS
4mins
Raw Politics - Petition to criminalise buying sex in Netherlands handed to government

Petition to criminalise buying sex in Netherlands handed to government

“We were trying to tell people what is really happening in prostitution because a lot of Dutch people think it is all really happy people choosing to sell sex. But the reality is that a lot of them are trapped in human trafficking.”
Euronews
10mins
Training camp for populists in Italy

Training camp for populists in Italy

An Italian monastery has been transformed into an academy for right-wing populists. The project is backed by U.S. President Donald Trump's former advisor Steve Bannon.
Deutsche Welle
Ukraine: Displaced and disadvantaged

Ukraine: Displaced and disadvantaged

Ukrainian refugees from the Donbass region are facing bureaucratic hurdles. They have had trouble voting in the presidential election.
Deutsche Welle
Homeless Twitter activist in France

Homeless Twitter activist in France

Christian Page uses social media to campaign for the rights of the homeless. He's already got thousands of followers.
Deutsche Welle
2020 hopeful Castro holds Trump counter rally

2020 hopeful Castro holds Trump counter rally

Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro used President Donald Trump's visit to his hometown as a chance to give a jolt to his campaign. Castro held a rally in San Antonio on Wednesday, hours after Trump was there for a fundraiser.
Associated Press
1min