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The Foreign Desk, 173

29 April 2017

We look at five key days that have defined Donald Trump’s presidency so far: from healthcare, to the relationship with the media, turning against old allies, imposing a travel ban and the ongoing investigation into links…

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The Curator, 289

29 April 2017

Tom Edwards and Daniel Giacopelli present all the best bits from the past seven days. This week: ‘Trainspotting’ author Irvine Welsh on how drugs have played such a prominent role in his life and work; the former head of…

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The Monocle Daily, 1425

28 April 2017

We assess the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency, learn why nationalists stormed the Macedonian parliament this week and get some highlights from this year’s Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

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Midori House, 1394

28 April 2017

Andrew Mueller is joined by the Monocle editorial team to discuss Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office, the looming threat of war between the US and North Korea, and the latest in the ongoing United Airlines saga.

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The Monocle Weekly, The Classics 19: Simon Armitage

28 April 2017

A listen back to a chat with poet, broadcaster and essayist Simon Armitage – on the simple pleasures of walking. Having previously walked much of the length of the UK, when he visited Midori House he’d just finished cove…

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The Briefing, 1427

28 April 2017

We ask how seriously we should take Donald Trump’s claim that a “major conflict” is possible on the Korean peninsula, get the latest on Brazil’s general strike and discuss whether Soviet-era masterpieces should ever be sold…

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The Globalist, 1435

28 April 2017

We ask Jay Garner’s deputy during the Iraq war what a “major conflict” on the Korean peninsula might look like and ask whether we need to redefine the meaning of left and right wing. Plus: Monocle’s editor in chief Tyler…

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The Monocle Daily, 1424

27 April 2017

We ask what China’s long-term game plan is as the US and North Korea get closer to potential conflict and find out why Angela Merkel thinks the UK should stop deluding itself over Brexit. Plus: author JD Daniels on his book…

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The Urbanist, 289

27 April 2017

Are certain cities synonymous with certain crimes? We speak with urban activists from three different regions about dealing with violence and ask if design can change the way the public perceives the police.

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Midori House, 1393

27 April 2017

Donald Trump backs down from his promise to scrap the Nafta, we ask if the UK needs parliamentary approval to go to war and examine if Venezuela is avoiding international scrutiny by withdrawing from the OAS. Plus: the EU…

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The Briefing, 1426

27 April 2017

We ask whether the US army’s anti-ballistic missile system can keep South Koreans safe and evaluate Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office. Plus: could we all soon be piloting flying cars?

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The Globalist, 1434

27 April 2017

We discuss shifting geopolitics from Seoul to Beijing, analyse threats to press freedom and our correspondent in Milan explains the crisis facing Italian airline Alitalia.

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The Monocle Daily, 1423

26 April 2017

We look at the migration and trade stand-off brewing between Mexico, the US and Canada, ask why concern in Europe is growing over human rights in Turkey, learn about Toronto’s on-screen identity and discuss the notion of…

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Midori House, 1392

26 April 2017

As the race for the Élyseé enters its final stage, could France’s far-left end up supporting Marine Le Pen? Plus: Donald Trump puts funding for the border wall on hold – for now, Turkey arrests more than 1,000 people and…

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