The Globalist

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12 May 2020

Episode 2227

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Donald Trump’s administration considers a second pandemic relief bill. Plus: we turn our gaze to Asia and discuss the coronavirus success stories in Taiwan and Hong Kong, the recent spikes in Seoul and China and Shinzo Abe’s legacy in Japan. Also we’ve got good news with Andrew Mueller and an architect tells us about the pandemic’s impact on the built environment.

12 May 2020

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Abe’s constitutional conundrum

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Before coronavirus, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe wanted an Olympic sendoff and a changed constitution – but what now? Monocle’s Fiona Wilson has more.

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