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The Podcast from Paris
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The Podcast from Paris

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English

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Episodes

Episode 43 – Chinese, Cheese and Refugees

1/12/2018
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President Emmanuel Macron went on a trip to China, and brought a curious present for his host Xi Jiping. More on the ongoing #metoo discussion, but this week the controversy was caused by women, who...

Duration: 00:31:02


Episode 41 – Happy New Year!

12/30/2017
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The last episode of 2017 and the very first of the new year. We are looking back to last year and forward to 2018. We wish you all the best for 2018! Recorded in Paris,...

Duration: 00:33:16


Episode 40 – Homeless left out in the cold

12/15/2017
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Selling fighter jets, saving the Earth, delivering two eulogies and being the king of Europe: this month, Macron’s agenda is fuller than a stuffed Christmas turkey. Also, with independence à la mode in Europe, the...

Duration: 00:29:59


Episode 39: Are you joking?

12/1/2017
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Emmanuel Macron toured Africa, trying to change the decades-old touchy relationship with the former colonies on the vast continent and the old ‘motherland’. Paris is the world’s most visited city, and the number of apartments...

Duration: 00:29:10


Episode 38 – Where’s Marine?

11/25/2017
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Where is Marine? And what’s going on with the Front national? We also take a closer look at the leadership battle in the French conservative party. Who will lead the party – and will it...

Duration: 00:28:37


Episode 37 – A Presidential Poem

11/3/2017
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Many women and some men, around the world have added their voices to a wave of complaints about sexual harassment. In France, the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan and the film director Roman Polanski were publicly...

Duration: 00:27:55


Episode 36 – Rat on your pig

10/20/2017
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In this week’s episode We’ll take a closer look at how the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the #metoo hashtag has affected France When the days are getting shorter, and the trees are losing their leaves,...

Duration: 00:22:47


Episode 35 : Jihad Granny goes to Jail

10/6/2017
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Will the French Catalans join their brothers across the border? Who is Jihad Granny? And we will teach you some French swear words with the help of the foul-mouthed French President.

Duration: 00:25:57


Episode 34 – Couscous, jihadi’s and sexy accents

9/22/2017
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After a long and very French Summer Break, we are back with our third season of So French! We discuss the falling popularity of Emmanuel Macron. His will sign his new Labour Bill this week...

Duration: 00:27:39


Episode 33 – The Sun King, Startups and Simone Veil

7/7/2017
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‘Le Startup’ is the magic word in France since Macron became a president. This week he opend the world’s largest incubator, in the heart of Paris. Both President Macron and Prime Minister Philippe held long...

Duration: 00:28:42


Episode 32 – Macron keeps it cool during heatwave

6/23/2017
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As a heatwave hits the country, we dive into the muddy waters of European politics, and ask the question what Europe will look like under the new french president. Will Emmanuel Macron be a refreshing...

Duration: 00:26:27


Episode 31 – State of Emergency: The New Normal

6/9/2017
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The French government would like to turn the exceptional measures of the state of emergency into regular law. We discuss the worrying implications of this bill with Marco Perolini, of Amnesty International. This weekend, it’s...

Duration: 00:28:13


Episode 30 – Moralisation and Muddy Waters

5/28/2017
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In their first week, the Government is already involved in two potential scandals. Once again the French media revealed some embarrassing details about two politicians, both close to Emmanuel Macron. The new President has promised...

Duration: 00:28:44


Episode 29 – A Political Battlefield

5/12/2017
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France has a new president…but who is Emmanuel Macron really? The French political landscape looks more like the battlefields at the end of the First World War. They’re are casualties everywhere. And…you may not yet...

Duration: 00:27:59


Episode 28 – Macron’s Mission Impossible?

4/28/2017
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With the second round of the presidential election coming up in just one week, we scratch our heads and take a closer look at WHAT actually happened and WHAT to expect. And we also ask...

Duration: 00:28:00


Episode 25 – Fillon’s Fashion Week

3/20/2017
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With just over a month to go until the French presidential election, we finally know who is a candidate and who isn’t. We also discuss the ongoign revelations of François Fillon’s way of life. The...

Duration: 00:27:59


Episode 14 – Brexit, pollution and football

7/4/2016
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The dust has not settled yet, but it seems there’s no other choice for the EU than to find an answer to Brexit. We’ll talk to Yves Bertonconi, director of the think tank Jacques Delors...

Duration: 00:19:31