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German YouTuber Rezo’s video attacking Merkel’s party goes viral

The music producer claims country’s conservative alliance has created deep divideA video in which a leading German YouTuber delivers an almost hour-long blistering attack on the government and says it’s time to destroy the mainstream parties has been viewed more than 3.3m times.Rezo, a 26-year-old music producer whose YouTube channel Rezo Ja Lol Ey has about 600,000 followers,...

Italian politics radio station on brink as M5S votes to pull funding

Radio Radicale looks set to close despite outcry over state’s increasing hostility to mediaThe closure of an Italian politics radio station looks set to go ahead after members of the Five Star Movement party (M5S) voted against renewing its funding, despite one MP going on hunger strike in an effort to save it.Radio Radicale, which broadcasts debates and...

Macron wants to avoid Brexit ‘polluting’ EU after 31 October

French president says EU27 leaders need to know when UK’s lengthy exit will happenFollow today’s political developments – liveFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said he wants to avoid Brexit “polluting” the EU after 31 October, and that European leaders need to know when the UK’s prolonged departure will come to an end.In April Macron stood alone, at a...

Wall Street set to open lower on fresh trade fears

U.S. stocks were on track to open lower on Wednesday, as fears resurfaced of a possible escalation in the trade war between the United States and China following reports that Washington could impose sanctions on another Chinese company. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/Hwh1E7CyJ_Q/wall-street-set-to-open-lower-on-fresh-trade-fears-idUSKCN1SS1BY Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22 13:18:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Netherlands’ European election TV debate labelled a ‘sham’

Critics say ‘bizarre’ debate between Mark Rutte and Thierry Baudet staged for TVA European election TV debate between the centre-right Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, and the far-right’s rising star Thierry Baudet has been criticised as a “sham” and prompted a full-page newspaper advert calling for voters to ignore it.The past week of the European elections campaign in...

Yanis Varoufakis: Green New Deal can unite Europe’s progressives

Former Greek finance minister says quest for transformation could help counter far rightA radical Green New Deal has the potential to unite progressives across Europe in the same way nationalist and rightwing movements are mobilising around immigration and xenophobia, according to the former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis.Varoufakis, the co-founder of the Democracy in Europe Movement (DiEM25) which...

Amnesty: Don’t let Azerbaijan hide human rights abuses behind football

• Body criticises decision to stage Europa League final in Baku• ‘Azerbaijan is in the grip of a sinister human rights crackdown’Amnesty International has increased the pressure on European football’s governing body Uefa by saying Azerbaijan must not be allowed to “sportswash its appalling human rights record” by staging high-profile football matches.Baku’s Olympic Stadium is hosting the Europa...

Italian teen released after killing abusive father

Deborah Sciacquatori, 19, acted in self-defence in an episode of domestic abuse, say prosecutors. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-48364624 Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22 11:07:30 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Designed by committee, Toyota's Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol

Toyota Motor's Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo's budget-busting 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/sportsNews/~3/PwD9Swfz5To/designed-by-committee-toyotas-japan-taxi-becomes-an-expensive-olympic-symbol-idUSKCN1SR2M9 Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22 11:03:42 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Anna review – lies and surveillance in communist East Berlin

Dorfman theatre, LondonElla Hickson’s inventive thriller turns the audience into spies behind a glass wall, with fascinating but flawed resultsCreated by Ella Hickson and sound designers Ben and Max Ringham, Anna is both an audio experiment and an investigation of the lies and suspicion surrounding life in communist East Berlin. While undeniably intriguing, at 65 minutes it feels...

European paper round-up: Antoine Griezmann Barcelona move in doubt | Football News | – The Samford Crimson

European paper round-up: Antoine Griezmann Barcelona move in doubt | Football News |  The Samford CrimsonAntoine Griezmann had been widely tipped to join Barcelona. With Antoine Griezmann's Barcelona move in doubt and more, here's the back pages from around ... Source link : http://www.samfordcrimson.com/20190522-european-paper-round-up-antoine-griezmann-barcelona-move-in-doubt-football-news/ Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22 10:47:04 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

2019 European elections: ‘Bitter and divisive’ campaign in Wales ends – BBC News

2019 European elections: 'Bitter and divisive' campaign in Wales ends  BBC NewsBBC Wales Brexit correspondent reflects on the bizarre EU elections in Wales. Source link : https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-politics-48350004 Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22 09:09:57 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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German YouTuber Rezo’s video attacking Merkel’s party goes viral

The music producer claims country’s conservative alliance has created deep divideA video in which a leading German YouTuber delivers an almost hour-long blistering...

Italian politics radio station on brink as M5S votes to pull funding

Radio Radicale looks set to close despite outcry over state’s increasing hostility to mediaThe closure of an Italian politics radio station looks set...

Macron wants to avoid Brexit ‘polluting’ EU after 31 October

French president says EU27 leaders need to know when UK’s lengthy exit will happenFollow today’s political developments – liveFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has...

Wall Street set to open lower on fresh trade fears

U.S. stocks were on track to open lower on Wednesday, as fears resurfaced of a possible escalation in the trade war between the...

Netherlands’ European election TV debate labelled a ‘sham’

Critics say ‘bizarre’ debate between Mark Rutte and Thierry Baudet staged for TVA European election TV debate between the centre-right Dutch prime minister,...

Yanis Varoufakis: Green New Deal can unite Europe’s progressives

Former Greek finance minister says quest for transformation could help counter far rightA radical Green New Deal has the potential to unite progressives...

Amnesty: Don’t let Azerbaijan hide human rights abuses behind football

• Body criticises decision to stage Europa League final in Baku• ‘Azerbaijan is in the grip of a sinister human rights crackdown’Amnesty International...

Italian teen released after killing abusive father

Deborah Sciacquatori, 19, acted in self-defence in an episode of domestic abuse, say prosecutors. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-48364624 Author : Publish date : 2019-05-22...