Politics Shows

Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Joe Hildebrand has just three weeks to change the opinion of four Indians who think Aussies are Dumb, Drunk and Racist.
6 Episodes
ABC
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 Episodes
VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
2 Episodes
Passion
Great Australians with Alan Jones

Great Australians with Alan Jones

Popular media personality Alan Jones talks to a selection of talented and influential Australians who have achieved greatness in their respective fields. Eponymous without seeking the furnishings of fame, these individuals have risen to considerable challenges to become world figures in their fields.
1 Episode
Umbrella

Politics Episodes

Euronews debates: Is there a crisis in global governance?

Euronews debates: Is there a crisis in global governance?

Euronews got experts together at the World Economic Forum in Davos to discuss the question.
Euronews
Brexit can be good for Europe, says Finland's Foreign Minister

Brexit can be good for Europe, says Finland's Foreign Minister

Finland's Foreign Minister Pekko Haavisto believes that Brexit has brought the bloc closer together. He thinks other countries have seen the issues facing the UK and believe it's better to remain part of the bloc.
Euronews
Panyaza Lesufi suspends the headmaster of Parktown boys

Panyaza Lesufi suspends the headmaster of Parktown boys

Gauteng MEC for education suspends the headmaster of Parktown High School and department officials after investigations reveal the grade eight orientation camp that led to the death of Enoch Mpianzi was unauthorised.
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The Citizen
Community member seek justice for Enoch Mpianzi

Community member seek justice for Enoch Mpianzi

Community members gathered outside Parktown boys seeking justice for the late Enoch Mpianzi who was found dead on Friday after drowning at a school orientation camp.
1min
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The Citizen
US denies Britain's extradition request for diplomat's wife

US denies Britain's extradition request for diplomat's wife

The United States has declined Britain's request for the extradition of a U.S. diplomat's wife who was involved in a car crash last year that killed a British teenager, the State Department said on Thursday.
1min
Reuters
Maile suspends Tshwane and Joburg speakers

Maile suspends Tshwane and Joburg speakers

Cogta has suspended both Joburg speaker Vasco Da Gama and Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe.
3mins
The Citizen
Parakeet plague in Spain

Parakeet plague in Spain

Monk parakeets from South America are multiplying in Madrid and endangering Spain's native birds. Bird conservationists and the city of Madrid want to take drastic measures to tackle the green parakeets.
Deutsche Welle
Democrats accuse Trump of corrupt scheme at impeachment trial

Democrats accuse Trump of corrupt scheme at impeachment trial

At the start of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, House impeachment manager Adam Schiff said Trump had pushed Ukrainian President to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son on unsubstantiated corruption charges last year.
2mins
Reuters
Democratic contenders link arms in MLK Day march

Democratic contenders link arms in MLK Day march

Democratic presidential contenders hit pause on their recent feuds as they walked shoulder to shoulder through the streets of South Carolina's capital city to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr on Monday.
1min
Associated Press
Trump lawyers call for immediate acquittal

Trump lawyers call for immediate acquittal

On the day before his Senate trial, President Donald Trump's lawyers on Monday blasted the impeachment charges against him, calling the allegations that he had abused his power and obstructed Congress an affront to the U.S. Constitution and that the
2mins
Reuters
Senators and chief justice sworn in as Trump impeachment gets under way

Senators and chief justice sworn in as Trump impeachment gets under way

While his job will be ceremonial in nature, U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts will be a central figure in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump and he may be called to weigh in on some key disagreements between Democrats and Republicans.
4mins
Reuters
Strikes against Macron in France

Strikes against Macron in France

Transport strikes in France have reached week six, and they're now the longest in the country's history. The strikes have been especially hard for Parisians, but the protesters have shown no signs of relenting.
Deutsche Welle
How much tourism can Austria take?

How much tourism can Austria take?

In Austria, plans are underway to build the largest glacier ski resort in the world. The project would require massive alterations to the environment. The proposed removal of a mountain peak has caused an uproar.
Deutsche Welle
Warren makes case: Democratic woman can beat Trump

Warren makes case: Democratic woman can beat Trump

Elizabeth Warren made a forceful case for a female president and stood behind her accusation suggesting sexism by progressive rival Bernie Sanders Tuesday night in a Democratic debate that raised gender as a key issue.
3mins
Associated Press
The Dems debate: War, trade and a woman in the White House

The Dems debate: War, trade and a woman in the White House

Six Democrats squared off in Iowa Tuesday night, with the issue of war, trade and a woman in the White House taking center stage. It's the final chance for candidates to make their case to a national audience before the party's presidential nominatin
2mins
Reuters
Trump rallies supporters as Dems debate in Iowa

Trump rallies supporters as Dems debate in Iowa

President Donald Trump defended his decision to kill a top Iranian general and slammed Democrats as weak on national security. The president held a rally in Milwaukee as Democratic presidential candidates debated in Iowa.
3mins
Associated Press
Why Presidential Speeches Are Getting "Dumber"

Why Presidential Speeches Are Getting "Dumber"

Have you ever wondered if presidential speeches are getting dumber? Cheddar explains why the reading level of presidential speeches is declining.
Cheddar
Explainer: Why did Trump order the killing of Iran's Qassem Suleimani?

Explainer: Why did Trump order the killing of Iran's Qassem Suleimani?

Qassem Suleimani, who was killed in a US drone strike in Baghdad, was widely considered to be the most powerful man in Iran after the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei – and Iran's leading military figure.
4mins
The Guardian
Felons who can vote sought for Wisconsin election

Felons who can vote sought for Wisconsin election

Community activists say thousands of former prisoners across Wisconsin don't know they have the right to vote. They say those people could be a factor this fall in a state known for deciding elections by the narrowest of margins.
2mins
Associated Press
Buttigieg tours temporary housing in Los Angeles

Buttigieg tours temporary housing in Los Angeles

Mayor Pete Buttigieg made a campaign stop Friday in Los Angeles at a Salvation Army Bridge Home Project. Buttigieg praised the work the facility is doing, saying he hopes to increase federal funding for projects like it if elected president.
1min
Associated Press
Joe Biden gets endorsement from Los Angeles mayor

Joe Biden gets endorsement from Los Angeles mayor

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti endorses Joe Biden for president, calling him "the right leader at the right moment."
1min
Associated Press
Family and friends pay tribute to the late Richard Maponya

Family and friends pay tribute to the late Richard Maponya

A memorial service for legendary businessman Richard Maponya took place at the Rosebank Union Church. Maponya died on Monday following a short illness. Tributes have poured in for the businessman.
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The Citizen
Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed to attend ANC 108th anniversary celebrations

Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed to attend ANC 108th anniversary celebrations

Ethiopian prime minister Dr Abiy Ahmed will attend the African National Congress (ANC) 108th anniversary celebrations in Kimberley before joining president Cyril Ramaphosa for official state business.
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Independent Media
Trump: killing Iran general saved American lives

Trump: killing Iran general saved American lives

President Donald Trump on Thursday at a rally in Toledo, Ohio, celebrated the killing of Iran's General Qassem Soleimani and mocked Democrats for wanting advance notice of military operations.
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Associated Press
Poland: Adamowicz's widow

Poland: Adamowicz's widow

Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz was assassinated in January 2019. Some claim that hate speech helped to create the conditions in which the murder took place. Now, Adamowicz's widow, a new European MP, is fighting against hatred and violence.
Deutsche Welle
Dream of dancing a solo in "The Nutcracker"

Dream of dancing a solo in "The Nutcracker"

Semyon Semyonov is eleven years old, and is already an accomplished ballet dancer. Semyon has been chosen to dance a solo in "The Nutcracker" at the Mariinsky Theatre in Vladivostok. He also studies ballet at a prestigious academy in the city.
Deutsche Welle
Bloomberg unveils sketch of his economic plan

Bloomberg unveils sketch of his economic plan

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is unveiling a rough sketch of his plans to create millions of new jobs focused largely in communities "left behind" by President Donald Trump.
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Associated Press
Warren: American people do not want war with Iran

Warren: American people do not want war with Iran

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren campaigned in New York on Tuesday night. She said the recent developments in Iran and Iraq are "a reminder why we need to de-escalate tension in the Middle East.":
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Associated Press
Nzimande, SACP target Trump's aggression, state capture

Nzimande, SACP target Trump's aggression, state capture

Nzimande said the SACP called for an intensification of internationalist work from the working class, and on all peace-loving people globally struggling against imperialism.
3mins
The Citizen
Kelly Loeffler, new Georgia GOP senator, sworn in

Kelly Loeffler, new Georgia GOP senator, sworn in

Wealthy Republican businesswoman and political newcomer Kelly Loeffler was sworn in Monday as the newest senator from Georgia. She replaces GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson, who stepped down in December because of health issues.
1min
Associated Press
US assassinates top Iranian general

US assassinates top Iranian general

The United States killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force and spearhead of Iran's spreading military influence in the Middle East, on Friday in an air strike at Baghdad airport, the Pentagon and Iran said. His deat
1min
Reuters
Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard goes surfing

Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard goes surfing

Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard took a break from traditional campaigning to go surfing in the frigid Atlantic Ocean on the New Hampshire shoreline on New Year's Day.
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Associated Press
Buttigieg: I wouldn't let son sit on Ukraine board

Buttigieg: I wouldn't let son sit on Ukraine board

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg says he wouldn't let a son sit on a board involved in U.S. diplomacy as then-Vice President Joe Biden did. He also says the Bidens are a distraction from the impeachment proceedings.
1min
Associated Press
Algeria's president appoints educator and former diplomat as new prime minister

Algeria's president appoints educator and former diplomat as new prime minister

Algeria's president appoints educator and former diplomat Adelaziz Djerad as new prime minister
Euronews
Ex-Hawaii governor calls for Gabbard to resign

Ex-Hawaii governor calls for Gabbard to resign

Former Hawaii governor Neil Abercrombie on Monday called for long-shot presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard to resign from Congress after she voted “present” on two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.
1min
Associated Press
Klobuchar, Buttigieg battle over who can win

Klobuchar, Buttigieg battle over who can win

At Thursday night's PBS NewsHour/Politico debate, Democratic presidential candidates Senator Amy Klobuchar and Mayor Pete Buttigieg battled over experience and who can win.
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Associated Press
Klobuchar, Buttigieg battle over who can win

Klobuchar, Buttigieg battle over who can win

At Thursday night's PBS NewsHour/Politico debate, Democratic presidential candidates Senator Amy Klobuchar and Mayor Pete Buttigieg battled over experience and who can win.
1min
Associated Press
Age and gender questions at Democratic Debate

Age and gender questions at Democratic Debate

The Democratic presidential candidates at Thursday night's PBS NewsHour/Politico debate were asked about former President Obama's recent comment that old men not getting out of the way are a major part of the world's problems.
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Associated Press
Some closure, but 'I'll never forgive them' – pit toilet victim's mom

Some closure, but 'I'll never forgive them' – pit toilet victim's mom

This week saw a close in a traumatic five-year long chapter for the family of Michael Komape.
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The Citizen
Buttigieg takes the heat in latest Democrats debate

Buttigieg takes the heat in latest Democrats debate

The last U.S. Democratic presidential debate of the year saw all the candidates weigh in on impeachment. Sparks flew between Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren. PBS NewsHour and Politico hosted the debate a day after the US House voted to impeach Pr
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Reuters
Warren, Buttigieg spar over fundraiser, wine caves

Warren, Buttigieg spar over fundraiser, wine caves

A dispute over fundraising between Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg spilled onto the debate stage Thursday. Warren described a lavish Buttigieg fundraiser in a "wine cave" with $900 bottles of wine and crystal chandeliers.
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Associated Press
Germany: Meet Rostock's Danish Mayor

Germany: Meet Rostock's Danish Mayor

The German town Rostock made headlines in 1992 following racist riots. Now many residents hope that their newly elected Danish mayor will inspire progress, modernize the city, and encourage economic advancement.
Deutsche Welle
Trump targets late Rep. John Dingell at MI rally

Trump targets late Rep. John Dingell at MI rally

President Donald Trump went after Mich. Rep. Debbie Dingell and her late husband, former Rep. John Dingell, the nation's longest-serving member of the Congress, during his rally in Battle Creek, Wednesday.
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Associated Press
Pelosi throws impeachment into confusion

Pelosi throws impeachment into confusion

Minutes after the House impeached President Donald Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi threw the process into confusion by refusing to say when or whether she would send the articles of impeachment to the Senate for a trial.
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Associated Press
Pro-impeachment rallies held across United States

Pro-impeachment rallies held across United States

Tens of thousands of people across the country marched in support of impeachment Tuesday evening. Liberal groups organized more than 600 events from Alaska to Florida. Turnout was lower than many other recent protests.
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Associated Press
Sanders: impeachment 'is what the House has to do'

Sanders: impeachment 'is what the House has to do'

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders told KESQ-TV in Palm Springs that, "nobody wants to be spending an enormous amount of time impeaching a president," but that President Trump's conduct has made impeachment necessary.
1min
Associated Press
Johnson tells supporters after win "we did it!"

Johnson tells supporters after win "we did it!"

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party won a majority in Britain's Parliament. He says the victory gives him a mandate to navigate Britain's exit from the European Union.
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Associated Press
House panel delays historic Trump impeachment vote

House panel delays historic Trump impeachment vote

The House Judiciary Committee abruptly postponed a historic vote late Thursday on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, shutting down a nearly 14-hour session. Republicans said Democrats just wanted to be on TV.
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Associated Press