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Raw Politics

Provocative and unapologetically impartial. Raw Politics is the new must-see daily politics show that takes on the issues that matter. Join the debate.
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Euronews
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The Chinese Are Coming

The Chinese Are Coming

Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower.
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President of Kazakhstan took EU advice on political transformation - Euronews exclusive

President of Kazakhstan took EU advice on political transformation - Euronews exclusive

In an exclusive interview with Euronews, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev promised an early release for pro-democracy campaigners who’d not caused “serious damage” to public safety
Euronews
10mins
Pelosi: 'I feel really sorry' for Trump

Pelosi: 'I feel really sorry' for Trump

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said she felt sorry for President Trump when he called her a "nasty, vindictive, horrible person," in an interview in Normandy, France, which he was visiting for D-Day commemorations.
Associated Press
2mins
Sarah Sanders Steps Down as White House Press Secretary

Sarah Sanders Steps Down as White House Press Secretary

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will step down from her post at the end of the month, the Trump administration announced Thursday.
Cheddar
Raw Politics in full: Oil tankers struck in Gulf of Oman, Boris Johnson leads UK prime minister race

Raw Politics in full: Oil tankers struck in Gulf of Oman, Boris Johnson leads UK prime minister race

Two tankers were damaged in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday. Meanwhile, Boris Johnson came out on top in the first rounds of voting for the next UK prime minister. All this and more on Raw Politics.
Euronews
49mins
Your Call in full: How much tourism is too much? What should Merkel's next job be?

Your Call in full: How much tourism is too much? What should Merkel's next job be?

Catch the full episode to hear viewers and panellists debate about NGO boats, mandating tourism and Angela Merkel's next job.
Euronews
39mins
Bernie Sanders defends democratic socialism

Bernie Sanders defends democratic socialism

Bernie Sanders mounted a strong defense of democratic socialism, the economic philosophy that has guided his political career, even as Republicans and some of his Democratic presidential opponents have seized on it to brand him as too radical.
Associated Press
2mins
Hong Kong protesters prepare barricades near government offices

Hong Kong protesters prepare barricades near government offices

Hong Kong protesters, angry with the city's plan to allow extraditions to China, create barricades near government offices as they prepare to potentially face off with riot police as the demonstration picks up pace.
AFP
1min
Bipartisanship Is Alive to Save the Local News

Bipartisanship Is Alive to Save the Local News

Tech giants Facebook and Google have been accused of damaging the news industry by taking the lion's share of ad revenue, but a bipartisan effort in Congress looks to even the playing field for the press.
Cheddar
U.S-China Trade War Ripples Through Market Again After Trump Comments

U.S-China Trade War Ripples Through Market Again After Trump Comments

President Trump now threatens to impose tariffs on additional Chinese imports should Chinese President Xi Jinping not meet with him at the G-20 Summit later this month.
Cheddar
2020 Dems Flock to Iowa to Woo First-in-the-Nation Voters

2020 Dems Flock to Iowa to Woo First-in-the-Nation Voters

2020 Democratic candidates including Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Kamala Harris, and 15 others make their pitch in the Hawkeye State, which hosts the first-in-the-nation primary caucuses in just over eight...
Cheddar
CEOs Sound Off on Restrictive Abortion Laws

CEOs Sound Off on Restrictive Abortion Laws

More than 180 CEOs, including Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey, Tinder CEO Elie Seidman, and Glossier CEO Emily Weiss, have signed a letter, defending the right to abortion, and framing recent legislation limiting and banning the procedure as ba...
Cheddar
D-Day Remembrance, but for Trump, Partisanship Comes First

D-Day Remembrance, but for Trump, Partisanship Comes First

Trump strikes a solemn and respectful tone during his formal speech at Normandy, but not before a blistering attack on his political adversaries.
Cheddar
FCC Decision to Let Mobile Carriers Block Robocalls Raises Questions

FCC Decision to Let Mobile Carriers Block Robocalls Raises Questions

The Federal Communications Commission announced a decision Thursday to encourage mobile carriers to auto-block robocalls, but advocates warn that consumers should be critical as to how ー and which ー calls are blocked, as well as to whether they'll...
Cheddar
UK’s Theresa May Formally Steps Down as Conservative Leader

UK’s Theresa May Formally Steps Down as Conservative Leader

Prime Minister Theresa May officially stepped down as Tory leader on Friday, and Conservative politicians can now formally submit their bids to become the next party leader.
Cheddar
Raw Politics in full: D-Day remembered and Denmark elections

Raw Politics in full: D-Day remembered and Denmark elections

Catch the full episode of Thursday's Raw Politics here.
Euronews
49mins
Poland: WWII Wreck Poses Eco-Threat

Poland: WWII Wreck Poses Eco-Threat

Some seventy years ago the tanker "Franken" sunk off Gdansk. Since then, the ship has been corroding at the bottom of the Baltic Sea. Experts warn it's an environmental disaster just waiting to happen.
Deutsche Welle
Governor Calls for Special Legislative Session on Gun Reform After Virginia Beach Shooting

Governor Calls for Special Legislative Session on Gun Reform After Virginia Beach Shooting

Following the fatal shooting of 12 people in Virginia Beach, Gov. Ralph Northam called for a special session of the state legislature to tackle gun reform in Virginia. Kris Brown, the president of the gun reform advocacy group Brady, discusses the...
Cheddar
Candidate Hickenlooper Toes the Line in a Stratified Democratic Field

Candidate Hickenlooper Toes the Line in a Stratified Democratic Field

As the Democratic base appears to be moving further left on political issues, former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper ended up receiving boos from the California Democratic Convention crowd when he denounced socialism from the stage.
Cheddar
Mike Pompeo: the US "has not been treated fairly" by Europe

Mike Pompeo: the US "has not been treated fairly" by Europe

The US Secretary of State sits down with our political editor, Darren McCaffrey, to talk about Iran, Brexit and Huawei in this latest edition of The Global Conversation.
Euronews
8mins
Pelosi: Trump using tariff threat as 'distraction'

Pelosi: Trump using tariff threat as 'distraction'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is warning that President Donald Trump's tariffs on Mexico would be punishing for both countries. She also said that the president decided to bring up the proposal as a distraction "from the Mueller report."
Associated Press
1min
Raw Politics in full: Trump with EU leaders and elections in Denmark

Raw Politics in full: Trump with EU leaders and elections in Denmark

Catch Wednesday's full episode of Raw Politics.
Euronews
49mins
Brexit Looms Over May-Trump Press Conference

Brexit Looms Over May-Trump Press Conference

Outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May met with President Trump in London with the cloud of Britain's attempts to withdraw from the European Union hanging over the proceedings.
Cheddar
New Congressman from Pennsylvania sworn-in

New Congressman from Pennsylvania sworn-in

Republican Fred Keller is the newest member of the U.S. Congress. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi swore him in on Monday. Keller won a special election for a U.S. House seat from Pennsylvania last month.
Associated Press
1min
Rep. Maxine Waters to Trump: ‘Just Resign and Save Us The Trouble’

Rep. Maxine Waters to Trump: ‘Just Resign and Save Us The Trouble’

Congresswoman Maxine Waters, one of the earliest lawmakers to call for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, says she is confident that support for removing the president from office will increase.
Cheddar
Mexico Works to Stave Off Trump's Punitive Tariff Threat as Deadline Looms

Mexico Works to Stave Off Trump's Punitive Tariff Threat as Deadline Looms

A Mexican delegation met with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to discuss the potential economic fallout from the tariff hike set to take effect on June 10.
Cheddar
Trump Arrives in London Amid Insults, Protests and Brexit

Trump Arrives in London Amid Insults, Protests and Brexit

President Trump arrived in London early Monday morning for his first official state visit to America's closest ally. As is often the case with the president, he brought plenty of controversy with him to a trip largely engineered to show the close...
Cheddar
London Mayor compares US President Trump to 20th-century fascists

London Mayor compares US President Trump to 20th-century fascists

Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, compares US President Donald Trump's rhetoric to that of a "20th-century fascist" and says he is an example of the "growing global threat" of the far-right. #US #UK #Trump #London
TRT World
2mins
Sanders, Harris pitch immigration reform in Calif.

Sanders, Harris pitch immigration reform in Calif.

Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris dueled Friday over Hispanic votes in California, a central front in the nation's immigration battle where Latinos represent the state's largest ethnic group.
Associated Press
2mins
14 Democratic 2020 Hopefuls Descend on San Francisco as State Becomes Relevant Again

14 Democratic 2020 Hopefuls Descend on San Francisco as State Becomes Relevant Again

In many presidential elections over the past several decades, California has been on the sidelines as it primaries were too late to make an impact on the nominating process. That is changing in 2020 after the state moved the date near the front of...
Cheddar
Judge Rules Missouri's Only Abortion Clinic Can Stay Open ー For Now

Judge Rules Missouri's Only Abortion Clinic Can Stay Open ー For Now

A Missouri judge issued an order ensuring the state’s only abortion clinic can temporarily continue operations. The decision came just hours before the St. Louis Planned Parenthood’s license was set to expire, allowing the clinic more time to reso...
Cheddar
France: Sheep enrolled at school

France: Sheep enrolled at school

Parents, students and teachers at a school in the French village of Crets en Belledonne were told one of their classes would have to close because of falling student numbers. Their response: registering 15 sheep as new students!
Deutsche Welle
Romania: Liviu Dragnea jailed

Romania: Liviu Dragnea jailed

The head of Romania's ruling PSD, Liviu Dragnea, has been jailed for three and half years for abuse of office. He was convicted of providing fake jobs to two women at a child protection agency. This meant many children didn't get the help they nee...
Deutsche Welle
The whale and Norway's plastic collectors

The whale and Norway's plastic collectors

The death of a whale off Norway has triggered a huge environmental campaign aimed at combatting plastic waste. Norwegians now take to the beaches every weekend to remove plastic waste from more than two and a half thousand kilometers of coastline.
Deutsche Welle
Pence in Canada to build momentum for trade deal

Pence in Canada to build momentum for trade deal

Vice President Mike Pence was in the Canadian capital hoping to build momentum to pass a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico.
Associated Press
1min
New Data Suggests President Trump's Twitter Impact Is Declining

New Data Suggests President Trump's Twitter Impact Is Declining

President Trump's tweets are losing the kind of impact they may have had earlier in his term according to social monitoring platform CrowdTangle. Neal Rothschild of Axios explains the diminishing returns on the president's social media output.
Cheddar
2020 Candidate Gov. Bullock Talks Up the 'Original Sin' in American Democracy

2020 Candidate Gov. Bullock Talks Up the 'Original Sin' in American Democracy

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is using his presidential run to focus on campaign finance reform, and to overturn Citizens United, the landmark Supreme Court case that gave corporate political donations the status of protected speech.
Cheddar
With Public Support, 2020 Dems Fight to Keep Abortion Legal

With Public Support, 2020 Dems Fight to Keep Abortion Legal

A Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday found that 58 percent of adults favor legal abortion in most or all cases, but as several states have passed laws to curb or ban the procedure, 2020 Democratic hopefuls have made abortion a top issue.
Cheddar
Democratic Chair: 'we need to see' Mueller report

Democratic Chair: 'we need to see' Mueller report

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez says Democrats need to see the entire Mueller report, not just the redacted version. He said Congress has a constitutional duty to conduct oversight, including completing thorough investigations.
Associated Press
1min
Shanahan: 'first I've heard of' USS McCain report

Shanahan: 'first I've heard of' USS McCain report

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan was asked about reports that the military was told to hide the warship USS John McCain, so President Trump wouldn't see it in Japan. Shanahan said he had just seen the report for the first time.
Associated Press
1min
Expert: Hard to peg abortion bans’ impact on 2020

Expert: Hard to peg abortion bans’ impact on 2020

An expert says it’s “difficult to predict” what impact the issue of abortion will play during next year’s election in battleground states such as Michigan.
Associated Press
2mins
Clinton: 'No time for apathy, time for action'

Clinton: 'No time for apathy, time for action'

Former Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton told graduates at Hunter College in New York that there is "no time for apathy, instead it should be a time for action."
Associated Press
2mins
Speaker Pelosi slams Facebook over altered video

Speaker Pelosi slams Facebook over altered video

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is slamming Facebook for not removing a doctored video that has spread widely on the social network in which she appears to slur her words.
Associated Press
1min
Nadler on Trump: No one is above the law

Nadler on Trump: No one is above the law

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler says the responsibility to look into US President Donald Trump's "crimes, lies and other wrongdoing" falls on Congress, and he has vowed to finish the work Special Counsel Robert Mueller started.
Associated Press
3mins
Rep. Amash applauded by crowd at Mich. town hall

Rep. Amash applauded by crowd at Mich. town hall

The only Republican in Congress to accuse President Donald Trump of impeachable conduct was largely applauded during a town hall in his Michigan district. Rep. Justin Amash spoke to hundreds of people Tuesday night in Grand Rapids.
Associated Press
3mins
AP Debrief: Mueller stresses he didn't clear Trump

AP Debrief: Mueller stresses he didn't clear Trump

In his first public comments about his Russia report, special counsel Robert Mueller made clear the probe did not exonerate President Donald Trump. And as AP's Eric Tucker explains, he also said it's now up to Congress to hold Trump accountable.
Associated Press
3mins
Sanders: Everybody should 'move on' from Mueller

Sanders: Everybody should 'move on' from Mueller

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says special counsel Robert Mueller is moving on with his life "and we think everybody else should too."
Associated Press
3mins
Mueller Defends Report, Won't Voluntarily Testify

Mueller Defends Report, Won't Voluntarily Testify

Robert Mueller spoke to the American people for the first time since being appointed to oversee the special investigation into Russian election interference more than two years ago, defending his office's report on the matter and clarifying why he...
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