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1 October 2019

Episode 2059

58 minutes

As China marks 70 years of communist rule, we discuss how Hong Kong views the celebrations. Plus: Trump’s new headache about his phone calls to Australian PM Scott Morrison and a look at the legacy of Eurovision mastermind Jon Ola Sand, who steps down as head of the contest next year.

1 October 2019

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Why Amtrak trains need restaurants

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Monocle’s editor in chief Tyler Brûlé on why American long-haul trains shouldn’t phase out their dining cars.

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