The Briefing

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13 September 2019

Episode 2047

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We discuss Carrie Lam’s attempts to buy off demonstrators by solving problems they weren’t protesting about, and assess the winners and fallers from last night’s Democratic candidates’ debate in the US. Plus: Imelda Staunton talks to us about ‘Downton Abbey’ and its graduation to the big screen.

13 September 2019

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Hero and tyrant

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Ahead of Robert Mugabe’s funeral, Zimbabwe native Georgina Godwin joins Andrew Mueller to discuss how the country will commemorate his death.

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