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Europe is complicated, there's so much going on in all these countries, that's why we're here, to try make sense of all this nonsense with our podcast about the week in Europe with a new episode out every Friday.

Europe is complicated, there's so much going on in all these countries, that's why we're here, to try make sense of all this nonsense with our podcast about the week in Europe with a new episode out every Friday.
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Europe is complicated, there's so much going on in all these countries, that's why we're here, to try make sense of all this nonsense with our podcast about the week in Europe with a new episode out every Friday.

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English


Episodes

Romania and Czech (sort of) PMs Out, German Coalition Talks and Nobody Watches Estronian PM

1/19/2018
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Previously in Europe plastic. This week we discuss among other things the forcing out of yet another Romanian prime minister, Babis' government loses a no confidence vote, thought they will probably make a comeback... Effectively nobody shows up to the Estonian prime minister talking at the EU parliament. Oh and the German coalition proposition isn't going down well with the SPD local parties.

Duration: 00:53:43


Listener Questions 2017

1/5/2018
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Previously in Europe, answers. This week we're answering listener questions submitted by email, Facebook, Twitter etc. We'll be back to normal weekly shows for the second week in January. Thanks to all that sent us questions, we got some really good stuff! Happy new year!

Duration: 01:31:36


Catalonia Elections, 2017 Recap and all the little things that happened while we were away!

12/29/2017
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Previously in Europe, 2017! We look at the year that just happened, also we talk about Catalonia, German Coalition building and all the other things we missed while Hugh had a plague and Ciarán was in Andalucia... eating burgers and calamari

Duration: 01:27:00


Polish PM Resigns, French Parliment Updates and Brexit Agreement With Caveats

12/10/2017
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Previously in Europe, a coherent understanding of the Polish language. This week we discuss the surprise resignation of the Polish PM, Martin Schultz says some crazy stuff about federal Europe plans and Austria legalizes gay marriage (we're pretty sure). Down south Erdogan suggests moving the Greek border further into Greece and Macron loses in the Corsican elections. We're forced to talk some more about Brexit due to the "agreement" they've worked out with many many caveats...

Duration: 01:14:42


German Coalition Talks, Ireland Headed For Election and General Incompetence

11/26/2017
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Previously in Europe, Gerald Adamson... This week we discuss the break down of the German coalition talks and the possible return to the grand coalition now on the table. Marine Le Pen gets all her bank accounts closed on her. The UK government can't count apparently. Noted murderer head of an Irish political party announces 'retirement' while Ireland may be headed for a snap election.

Duration: 00:52:07


PESCO, The Migration Crisis, Slovenian Elections, Coalition Troubles & The Gross Government Incompetence Section

11/17/2017
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Previously in Europe, Hot Water! In this episode we talk about the big and smaller incidents in the European Union government as well as the gross incompetence section and our final election section of the year, now that I've typed that a million snap elections will be called.

Duration: 00:47:56


Austrian Elections, Czech Elections, Catalonian Aftermath & Daphne Caruana Galizia

10/20/2017
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Previously in Europe, Catalonian autonomy. On today's episode we discuss this weekend's Czech elections, and last weekend's Austrian elections. We also discuss some developments around Catalonia and the tragic death of Daphne Caruana Galizia.

Duration: 00:42:25


Catalan Independence, Estonian Digital Security and Orban Has A Wall

9/8/2017
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Previously in Europe, Catalonia. This week we discuss the upcoming Catalonian referendum for independence from Spain, Estonia's digital citizen system may have some bugs and Orban has a wall but he realised he no longer wants to pay for it...

Duration: 00:28:34