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Arbury Road Podcast

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Become a Paid Subscriber: https://anchor.fm/arbury-road/subscribe Interested in a more progressive Europe? Join the Arbury Road magazine team for a relaxed and friendly discussion about the latest developments in European politics and current affairs. No academic discussions, just free-flowing conversation about important topics between friends and special guests. Topics include climate change, populism and welfare.
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Startups in Europe: problem and chances to tackle
With founders and employees in the Startup sector form south to northern Europe, we have a look at the last data regarding the Startup economy on our continent. Together in this podcast we try to detect problems, chances, and political choices to tackle them. You can more information about the political importance of this branch in the article https://www.arburyroad.eu/p/startups-buzzword-or-economic-revolution?s=r (in the audio version https://www.arburyroad.eu/p/articles-read-startups-buzzword-or?s=r#details).
58:21
June 19, 2022
'Startups' - buzzword or economic revolution?
Ihese episodes is a audio-version of the article pulished on pur website.  Everybody speaks of #Startup. As more and more friends of the author endend up working in #Startups, he decided to inquire for us how far these companies have an impact in #Europe and how far they result form political choices. The authorguides us trough personal experiences and the new data for this sector.
15:39
May 21, 2022
Comparaison du résultat des élections: disparition du PS en France et sociaux-democrates au pouvoir en Allemagne 🇫🇷
🎙 This episode of Arbury road is split into three parts (one in English, one in German and one in French). We discuss the result of the first round of the presidential elections in France with two young french-german political activists.   🗣  Magali Hübers, member of PS amd SPD, works for the European youth forum; 🗣 Arthur Russel, member PS and SPD, working for the SPD in Berlin.   🇪🇺 In the first part (English) we look at the results of the elections and their consequence on the political landscape.    🇩🇪 In the German part we try to understand how far specific topics influenced the result.    🇫🇷 In the last part in French, we compare the German and French situations with a focus on the rise of the social democratic party in Germany and its failure in France.
18:03
April 21, 2022
Verlierer und Themen der französischen Präsidentschaftswahl (French Presidential elections) 🇩🇪
🎙 This episode of Arbury road is split into three parts (one in English, one in German and one in French). We discuss the result of the first round of the presidential elections in France with two young french-german political activists.   🗣  Magali Hübers, member of PS amd SPD, works for the European youth forum; 🗣 Arthur Russel, member PS and SPD, working for the SPD in Berlin.   🇪🇺 In the first part (English) we look at the results of the elections and their consequence on the political landscape.    🇩🇪 In the German part we try to understand how far specific topics influenced the result.    🇫🇷 In the last part in French, we compare the German and French situations with a focus on the rise of the social democratic party in Germany and its failure in France.  
36:35
April 20, 2022
French Presidential Elections 🇪🇺🇩🇪🇫🇷
🎙 This episode of Arbury road is split into three parts (one in English, one in German and one in French). We discuss the result of the first round of the presidential elections in France with two young french-german political activists.   🗣  Magali Hübers, member of PS amd SPD, works for the European youth forum;  🗣 Arthur Russel, member PS and SPD, working for the SPD in Berlin.   🇪🇺 In the first part (English) we look at the results of the elections and their consequence on the political landscape.    🇩🇪 In the German part we try to understand how far specific topics influenced the result.    🇫🇷 In the last part in French, we compare the German and French situations with a focus on the rise of the social democratic party in Germany and its failure in France.   0:00 English part 20:10 German part 38:52 French part
56:55
April 20, 2022
Arbury Road Podcast - Padova merita la statua di una donna 🇮🇹
🎙 Nuovo episodio del Podcast di Arbury Road sulla proposta di aggiungere una statua di donna tra le statue di "Prato della Valle", la piazza principale di Padova e una delle piazze più grandi dell'Unione europea.   ✊  Paco Ruzzante, co-founder di Arbury Road e PhD in Economic History alla University of Cambridge ne ha parlato con Margherita Colonnello, consigliera comunale del PD a Padova, firmataria insieme a Simone Pillitteri della mozione "Padova merita la statua di una donna".   🚻  La questione della statua ha poi dato via ad una più generale chiacchierata sulle politiche urbanistiche e sulla parità di genere a livello locale ma anche a livello nazionale ed europeo. Temi trattati:   ✅  Da dove viene la proposta della statua  ✅  La mancanza di statue di figure femminili storiche in Veneto e in Italia  ✅  Le critiche mosse alla mozione sostenuta da Margherita  ✅  Il problema della gender equality nel Partito Democratico e nell'esperienza di Margherita come giovane militante.   ✊ 🇪🇺  Speriamo che il podcast vi piaccia! Come sempre vi ricordiamo che Arbury Road e un progetto indipendente che vive grazie alle donazioni fatte dai suoi sostenitori. Potete aiutarci condividendo i nostri contenuti e donando sul nostro sito https://www.arburyroad.eu/
35:58
March 08, 2022
Arbury Road Podcast A new progressive agricultural policy for Europe? episode #2 Podcast in 🇩🇪
🎙🇩🇪Was haben #Gleichstellung und #Agrapolitik miteinander zu tun? Wie beinflusst unsere Landwirtschaft das Leben auf der ganzen Welt? Diese und weitere Fragen konnte Arturo für uns leidenschaftlich mit der Feministin und Agrarexpertin im European Parliament Maria Noichl besprechen. Nach dem ersten Podcast (https://anchor.fm/arbury-road/episodes/Arbury-Road-Podcast---A-new-progressive-agricultural-policy-for-Europe--Podcast-in-e16vumm)  mit Ihr zur #GAP (en. #CAP) haben wir mit Ihr die vielen weiteren Facetten der Agrarpolitik beleuchtet. Hört rein!   ✊ If you wish to support Arbury Road you can do so by subscribing to our newsletter at https://www.arburyroad.eu/ 🎙🇪🇺What do #equality and #agripolitics have to do with each other? How does our agriculture affect life around the world? @Arturo was able to passionately discuss these and other questions for us with the feminist and agricultural expert in the @European Parliament @Maria Noichl. After the first podcast (https://anchor.fm/arbury-road/episodes/Arbury-Road-Podcast---A-new-progressive-agricultural-policy-for-Europe--Podcast-in-e16vumm) with her for the #GAP (en. #CAP) we shed light on the many other facets of agricultural policy with her. Listen in!
39:48
February 17, 2022
Arbury Road Podcast - End of life treatment: towards a European legislation
🎙 New episode of our Podcast dedicated to European Living Will and End-of-Life treatment. Prof. Caterina Garone, scientist and member of Arbury Road, discussed the topic with two excellent panellists: 👤 Miss Sophie in’t Veld, Member of the European Parliament (MEP) since 2004 for the Renew Europe Group and parliamentary leader of the delegation of the social-liberal Dutch political party Democrats 66 (D66); 👤 Mr Marco Cappato European politician and activist, a former member of the European parliament, treasurer of the Associazione Luca Coscioni and founder of Eumans. 🏳️‍🌈 Dignity, right of self-determination, European national health, biomedical research on end-of-life treatment and pan-European citizens movement are key words of this interesting and engaging podcast ✊ Arbury Road is a grassroots project. Subscribe and invite your friends to do the same if you wish to support us! You can also donate here.
01:00:56
February 02, 2022
Arbury Road Podcast - Hopes for the new German government
🎙 New episode of the Arbury Road Podcast. We were lucky enough to have as a guest Demir Hakan, Elected Member of the German parliament for the constituency of Berlin Neukölln in the 2021 German federal elections.   🇩🇪 We had a chat about the elections, what brought the SPD (and Green) to success and to form a coalition with the liberals. Finally, we discussed what are the hopes for the new government. Topics in detail:   ✅ What internal changes made the SPD win the elections  ✅ Can the SPD be a model for other European progressive forces?  ✅ What are some of the main points of the programme - minimum wage, welfare interventions, legalisation of cannabis.  ✅ What are the hopes to realise this programme within the new traffic light coalition.  ✊ As always thank you for watching. If you wish you can support Arbury Road by subscribing to our newsletter ➡️ https://www.arburyroad.eu/
46:09
January 05, 2022
Arbury Road Podcast - The rich history of Romani people in Europe 🇩🇪
🎙 New episode of our podcast.   🇪🇺 Romani people have been living in Europe for hundreds of years. In this episode, we discuss their rich history and the multitude of problems this community is facing, ranging from common ignorance about this long history to open and widespread Anti-Romani sentiment. Felix Schaumann (Climate science student) and Ana-maria Trăsnea (Secretary of State in Berlin, SPD) talk to Radoslav Ganev, founder of RomAnity e.V. and the Student Association of Sinti and Roma in Germany (SVSRD), about the situation of Romani people in Europe today and about ideas on how to move on from here - in the fight for a united Europe without racism.
39:59
December 29, 2021
Culture in the EU: From Erasmus to the Digital Service Act 🇩🇪
🎙What do you associate with culture in the EU? Behind it there are not only countless funding projects that are bundled in the Erasmus +, but also philosophical considerations on the limits and rights of media freedom.    🇪🇺 Arturo, co-founder of Arbury Road, was able to speak to one of the most important EU politicians in the culture sector: Petra Kammerevert.    🇩🇪 The podcast is in German but with subs in other languages.   ✊ If you like the podcast, please support our work with a donation (Christmas subscription or hourly subscription)  ➡️ https://www.arburyroad.eu/   ➡️ https://gofund.me/89fafb69
50:47
December 20, 2021
What's Left in the 21st century?
🎙 In this new episode of our podcast we were lucky to have as a guest Niels Fuglsang, Danish MEP of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament and author of the popular podcast What's left? We discussed:  ✅  Where did the idea of Niels podcast What's left come from? ✅  How can the Socialist and Democrats alliance in Europe be revitalised? ✅  How do the delegations in the European Parliament work? ✅  What relationship should Europe have with China in the future?    ✊ If you wish you can support Arbury Road at https://www.arburyroad.eu/ 🎅 For this festive season we have a 50% discount on our subscription prices: https://www.arburyroad.eu/subscribe?coupon=78f1576f
29:01
December 09, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast: The Last 20 - con Odette Mbuyi
🇪🇺Do you know what the last 20 is? The answer to the G20 The Last 20 are a committee that brings together the “L20s”, the twenty most “impoverished” countries of our planet, based on international statistics on the main socio-economic and environmental indicators. They are the countries that suffer most from the unequal distribution of resources, the impact of climate change, internal wars, often fueled by the G20.  We will soon talk about it on a podcast with Odette Mbuyi, a new member of Arbury Road who is also involved in the organisation as a member of the delegation of the Democratic Republic of the Congo! #last20Odette was also a candidate for the regional elections with Articolo Uno - Padova. The event is in Italian but with subtitles! 🇮🇹❓Sapete cosa sono the Last 20?  ✊ La risposta al G20 ⬇️  ➡️ The Last 20 sono un comitato che mette assieme gli “L20s”, i venti paesi più impoveriti  del nostro pianeta sulla base delle statistiche sui principali indicatori socioeconomici e ambientali. Sono i paesi che soffrono maggiormente dalla inequa distribuzione di risorse, dall'impatto del cambiamento climatico, e per via di guerre interne spesso alimentate dai G20.  🎙 Ne parleremo con Odette Mbuyi, nuovo membro di Arbury Road, coinvolta nell'organizzazione dell'evento come membro della delegazione della Repubblica Democratica del Congo! #last20  ✊ Odette era anche candidato alle elezioni regionali in Veneto con Articolo Uno - Padova. ➡️ https://thelast20.org/ ✊ Se volete donare ad Arbury Road potete farlo attraverso il nostro sito  https://www.arburyroad.eu/
17:06
December 01, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast - HIV testing week and LGBT-phobia in Europe 🏳️‍🌈
🎙New episode of our Podcast on the occasion of the HIV testing week in Wales, and World AIDS day  (1st of December). Katren Rogers, Editor-in-Chief and co-founder of Arbury Road, talked about HIV prevention with Alessandro Ceccarelli, affiliated Scholar at the University of Cambridge and member of the Steering Committee of Fast Track Cardiff and Vale, a Fast Track City initiative that is working to achieve the UNAIDS targets of zero new HIV transmissions and zero stigma associated with HIV.    🏳️‍🌈 They also discussed homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity.   ✊ If you wish you can support Arbury Road at https://www.arburyroad.eu/
30:51
November 26, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast: Towards a European Minimum Wage 🇪🇺
🎙 New episode of our podcast while at the European parliament is being approved a directive on the Minimum Wage.  🇪🇺To talk about minimum wage there were Katren Rogers, PhD in Politics at Lund University, Arturo Bjørklund Winters, Member of the SPD in Berlin and currently working at the European parliament, and Paco Martino Ruzzante, PhD in economic history at the University of Cambridge. We discussed the European situation and about minimum wage as an instrument for the different countries.  Topics: ✅ what is a minimum wage? ✅  What are the main critics of minimum wage as an instrument? ✅ What does the proposal approved in the European parliament entail? ✅ What is the next step.  ✊ Arbury Road is a grassroots project which lives thanks to the work of its volunteers and to the donations of our readers. If you want to support the project you can do it at https://www.arburyroad.eu/
34:48
November 26, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast - Salario Minimo con Simone Fana 🇮🇹
🎙 In questo nuovo episodio del nostro podcast abbiamo parlato di salario minimo con Simone Fana, intellettuale e giornalista italiano che ha collaborato con riviste come Left, l'Internazionale, The Jacobin.  📕 La discussion è basata sul libro BASTA SALARI DA FAME che ha scritto assieme a Marta Fana. https://www.laterza.it/scheda-libro/?isbn=9788858138878    ➡️ Temi trattati:  ✅ che cos’è il salario minimo? ✅ perché  è fondamentale l'approvazione nel caso italiano ✅ quali sono le critiche principali fatte al salario minimo e come rispondiamo. ✅ come si inserisce il salario minimo in una più generale visione progressista del futuro.   ❤️ Vi ricordiamo che Arbury Road è un grass-root project che vive grazie al tempo e alla passione dei suoi volontari. Iscrivetevi alla nostra newsletter sul sito https://www.arburyroad.eu/ per rimanere aggiornati e se volete donare potete farlo diventando un paying subscriber!
39:47
November 16, 2021
🇮🇹 DDL Zan e diritti LGBTQI+ in Europa 🌈
🎙Nuovo episodio di EU&ME sul DDL Zan ed i diritti LGBTQI+ in Europa. Giorgia Cazzola, Avvocata e Co-founder di Arbury Road ne discute con Alessandro Ceccarelli, Ricercatore di Cambridge, attivista per i diritti LGBTQI+ e membro del comitato direttivo di "Fast Track Cities". 🌈  ✊ Argomenti trattati: ✅ Cos’è  il DDL Zan e perché l'Italia ha così bisogno di una legge contro i crimini d'odio di matrice omotransfobica? ✅  Una risposta alle infondate critiche al contenuto del DDL Zan ✅ Qual è la situazione nel resto d'Europa per ciò che concerne la tutela dei diritti LGBTQI+? ✅ I prossimi step che l'Italia e l'Unione Europea devono compiere.
34:32
November 03, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast - Gender Pay Gap and the Italian Equal Pay Draft Bill (podcast in 🇮🇹)
🎙Podcast on the Gender Pay Gap with focus on the Italian Equal Pay Draft Bill. To discuss about the GPG we had Giorgia Cazzola, Lawyer and Co-founder of Arbury Road and Alessia Pittelli, Lawyer and previously National Head of the Young Democrats. Topics addressed: ✅ What is the gender pay gap ✅ How it negatively affects the economy and people's lives ✅ Law on Equal pay in Italy - does it resolve the gender pay gap or could more be done? ✅ SPOILER ALLERT: the law doesn't fix the situation and more needs to be done! ✅ What can we do better? ✅ Examples of initiatives in other virtuous countries in Europe and in the world. ✅ The cultural (and communicative) change we need! www. arburyroad.eu
01:07:58
October 26, 2021
The wind of Enrico Berlinguer is still blowing. The left between past and present. Podcast in 🇮🇹
SHOW LESS🎙🇪🇺 Second event in collaboration with Articolo Uno.  📖 A debate on activism and remembrance starting from the book of the two authors, Zamboni and Ruzzante and centred on the character of Enrico Berlinguer. ➡️ GUESTS: 👤 Massimo Zamboni - Singer of the CCCP, author of the book "La trionferà" 👤 Piero Ruzzante - author of the book "Eppure il vento soffia ancora". 👤 Giorgia Cazzola - Co-founder of Arbury Road 👤 Margherita Colonnello - Consigliere city councilor in Padova
01:58:19
September 17, 2021
Afghanistan 2021: A new global (dis-)order? In conversation with Massimo D'Alema (podcast in 🇮🇹).
🎙 Episodio speciale del nostro podcast fatto in collaborazione con Articolo 1 Padova.   👤 Abbiamo avuto come ospite il Presidente della fondazione italiani europei ed ex Primo Ministro italiano Massimo D'Alema.  🌍 Si e discusso della situazione in Afghanistan e di come siamo arrivati a questo punto, riflettendo anche sulle possibili evoluzioni future anche alla luce dell'esperienza di D'Alema come Ministro degli Esteri della Repubblica Italiana durante il Governo Prodi del  2006.  🍷 Come sempre vi invitiamo ad iscrivervi e seguire Arbury Road! E non esitate a scriverci se siete interessati al progetto! ✊ 🎙 A special episode of our podcast in collaboration with ArtIcolo Uno Padova. 👤 We had as a guest the President of the Italiani europei foundation and former Italian Prime Minister Massimo D'Alema. 🌍 We discussed the situation in Afghanistan, talking about why we arrived at this point and discussing the possible evolutions for the future also out of his work as Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs during the Prodi Government in 2006. 🍷As always we invite you to subscribe to Arbury Road! And do not hesitate to write to us if you are interested in the project! ✊
01:00:32
September 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast - A new progressive agricultural policy for Europe? (Podcast in 🇩🇪)
🇪🇺🇩🇪 Nach zähen, langen und emotionalen Verhandlungen scheint eine Einigung für die Gestaltung der Zukunft der Gemeinsamen Agrarpolitik in der EU erreicht worden zu sein. Ist es uns grün, nachhaltig und sozial genug? Was wird demnächst in unseren Supermäkten landen? Und wie wird sich unsere Landschaft verändern? Dieses Themengebiet haben wir im Gespräch mit Maria Noichl als Agrarexpertin im Europäischen Parlament durchleuchtet.   🇪🇺 ENG: After long and complicated negotiations, an agreement for the future of common agricultural policy (CAP) in the EU seems to have been achieved. Is the result ambitious? Will it achieve green, sustainable and social goals? What will we find in our supermarket? And how will our landscape change? We talked about all of this with Maria Noichl, German MEP and expert on agriculture in the European Parliament. The podcast is in German but with subtitles in different languages.
50:54
September 06, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #38 – German railway system (Podcast in German 🇩🇪)
🚇🚝In this episode, we discussed the current situation regarding the German and European railway systems with Bernhard Knierim, spokesperson of "railway for all" (Bahn für all), outlining possible developments and ways to overcome existing deficits. It was a lively exchange in which we compared different models in the different states within and outside the EU.  ❤️ Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter at https://arburyroad.com/   ➡️ Check out Arbury Road on social:  FB: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad   LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/arbu...   TWITTER: https://twitter.com/arbury_road   INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadm...   TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@arburyroad?la...
51:25
July 06, 2021
Arbury Road podcast #37 – Refugee Week 2021: Safe Passage
To mark Refugee Week 2021, Elizabeth Donnelly caught up with Jennine Walker, Head of UK Legal at Safe Passage, to chat about the impact Brexit is having on the lives of child refugees across Europe.
26:14
June 24, 2021
Arbury Road podcast #36 – Croatian local elections
Dermot caught up with Kaja Pavlinić, president of the non-profit organisation Sustainable Development Forum Green Window in Zagreb and vice-president of the Croatian Youth Network, to speak about the recent local elections in Croatia.  The results in Zagreb signal big changes and the next generation appear to be taking control of their own futures!   ❤️ Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter at https://arburyroad.com/   ➡️ Check out Arbury Road on social:
26:38
June 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #35 - Foreign affair and EU Foreign Policy
🎙Dermot, Paco and Francesco discuss EU foreign policy. Particular attention is paid to the ongoing conflicts in Isreal/Palestine and Western Sahara, without forgetting to mention the fallout from Belarus' decision to ground a Ryanair flight to arrest a dissident journalist. 🇪🇺
43:58
May 26, 2021
Arburyb Road Podcast #34 – Opposition in Poland (🇩🇪podcast in German)
🎙🇩🇪In Arbury Road's first German podcast, Arturo leads a discussion on the opposition in Poland.
52:33
May 26, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #33 - Sguardi e prospettive europee sulla migrazione
🇮🇹Italian episode of Arbury Road. 🎙 Giorgia e Francecsa hanno parlato con gli eurodeputati Alessandra Moretti e Pietro Bartolo.Hanno parlato di migrazione in Europa: ✅la rotta balcanica: l'esperienza degli eurodeputati al confine tra Bosnia e Croazia, quando stavano visitando i campi profughi e sono stati fermati dalla polizia croata. ✅Il Dottor Bartolo ha paragonato i campi di Lipa ad Auschwitz; L'eurodeputato Moretti ha affermato che i migranti sono in detenzione e che la maggior parte sono bambini. ✅la rotta mediterranea: Lampedusa e i migranti soccorsi dal dottor Bartolo nel Mediterraneo. ✅MEP Moretti ci ha parlato della questione di genere nella migrazione - come le donne migranti sono spesso vittime di tratta e violenza; ✅“Entrambi pensano che sia necessario modificare il regolamento di Dublino. Moretti ha detto che la missione dei socialisti deve essere: accoglienza obbligatoria e redistribuzione equa tra tutti gli Stati Membri dell’Unione Europea. ✅ Parola chiave: umanità e dignità
56:41
May 13, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #31 – Monday with EU & Me
🎙 Join Dermot and Paco as they discuss what's being going on around Europe (and the surrounding areas) this week. Topics include:  ✅ 10 years of the Istanbul Convention ✅ Scottish elections ✅ French protests ✅ Chaos in Jerusalem
28:60
May 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #30 – Madrid regional elections
🎙Dermot catches up with 👤 Hugo de Armas, a member of the Executive Board Committee of the Green Party in Spain 🇪🇸and delegate in the European Green Party 🌳, to chat about this week's election results in Madrid. Despite PP's dominant performance and the evident rise of neofascism, there were some good gains made by the progressive Más Madrid.
40:32
May 10, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #29 – Blockchain technology and sustainability
Following on from last week's discussion on AI, Manuel Checchin once again joined Dermot, this time to speak about blockchain technology and sustainability. They were joined by GenuineWay CEO and co-founder Walfredo della Gherardesca.   ❤️ Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter at https://arburyroad.com/
25:45
April 30, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #28 - Citizens of Everywhere with Lorenzo Marsili
🎙 Dermot and Paco were lucky enough to be joined by philosopher, activist and co-founder of European Alternatives, Lorenzo Marsili.  🇪🇺🌍 They spoke about the important role of internationalism in our journey towards a more equal, global society.    ➡️ Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter at https://arburyroad.com/ ❤️​
42:16
April 23, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #27 – Artificial Intelligence
🎙🤖With the leaking of the EU's proposed regulation on Artificial Intelligence (AI) this week, there is no better time to dig into the topic of AI. To get to grips with this subject, Dermot and Paco were are joined by Manuel Cecchin, manager at Accenture where he leads intelligent automation practice. 🦾🦾🦾   ➡️ They spoke about: ✅ Defining AI ✅ The upcoming EU regulation ✅ AI and workers ✅ Sustainability and technology ✅ What the future holds https://arburyroad.com/
45:41
April 16, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #26 – Monday with EU & Me
🎙 Dario Palumbo joined Dermot and Paco for a chat about the most interesting and pressing issues in the EU. Topics discussed include:  ✅ EU Recovery Fund. Will it work?  ✅ Towards global taxation on big capitals?  ✅ Germany's AfD announce intention to campaign for the country to leave the EU;  ✅ Erdogan's snub of VDL goes beyond gender discrimination;  ✅ Putin's new powers   https://arburyroad.com/​
40:59
April 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #25 Elections in Bulgaria
🇧🇬 On this week's show, Daniel Yanev, co-founder of the Citizen's Initiative for Democracy in Bulgaria, spoke to Dermot about the recent elections in Bulgaria. 🇧🇬  ✅ Is this the end for Borissov? ✅ Who will form the new coalition?  ✅ What next for ITN after their strong showing?   ❤️ All of these questions are answered and more!    https://arburyroad.com/​    ➡️ Check out Arbury Road on social: FB: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/arbury-foundation TWITTER: https://twitter.com/arbury_road INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadmagazine/ TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@arburyroad?lang=en
28:56
April 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #24 - Monday(ish) with EU & Me
🎙Rachele Scarpa joins Paco and Dermot for the week's most sophisticated rundown of news from across Europe and beyond! We talked about: ✅ The EU Next generation Fund 🇪🇺  ✅ The new alliance of evil between Salvini, Orban and Morawiecki 👺  ✅ The election in Bulgaria 🇧🇬  ✅ The disorders in Northern Ireland 🇬🇧  ✅ Companies removing their forced labour policies from their websites after pressure from the Chinese government 🇨🇳   https://arburyroad.com​​  ➡️ Check out Arbury Road on social: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad/​​ https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadm...​ https://twitter.com/arbury_road
32:22
April 06, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #23 – The Conference on the Future of Europe
🇪🇺 With the opening of the Conference on the Future of Europe just around the corner, Dermot was lucky enough to be joined by 👤 Gaby Bischoff, German MEP for the Social Democrats, to discuss: ✅ Why we need this Conference and how it will work ✅ How citizens can be involved? ✅ The key topics that we want to see discussed: 💼 Youth unemployment, 🏥 Healthcare, 🇪🇺 the need for social and political action from the EU and not just economic, 💶 taxes in the EU and 💪 the need for unanimity in the EU decision-making process.  https://arburyroad.com​​  ➡️ Check out Arbury Road on social: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad/​​ https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadm...​ https://twitter.com/arbury_road​ https://www.linkedin.com/company/arbu...
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April 01, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #22 – Crisis Management
🦠 In this podcast we address the EU's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. 🇪🇺 📖 Central to the discussion was the book Lo Stato in Crisi, which is now available. ➡️Guests this week:  👤 Patrick Trancu: TEDx speaker and editor of Lo Stato in Crisi, who works alongside multinational companies in preparing, managing and recovering from critical situations. He has managed different types of crises and crisis communications for clients in many industries. Patrick also works with corporate boards of directors to create cultural transformation programs that strengthen corporate resilience and enable clients to formulate appropriate, responsible and ethical responses in crisis situations.   👤 Filippo Curtale: Director of the Italian National Institute for Health, Migration and Poverty (NIHMP), Filippo has spent much of his professional career abroad working with multilateral and bilateral co-operation bodies. He directed the Operational Unit for infectious diseases and vaccinations of the Lazio Public Health Agency and he is credited with having several publications in international scientific journals.    👤 Patrick Lagadec: Researcher and one of the world's leading experts in crisis management, with a focus on intelligence and leadership. He develops models on how to address challenges in chaotic contexts and he holds seminars for students at some of the world’s most renowned academic institutions. Patrick prepares high-level decision-makers and is the author of numerous books, articles and studies on crisis management. https://arburyroad.com​  Check out Arbury Road on social: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad/​ https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadm...​ https://twitter.com/arbury_road  https://www.linkedin.com/company/arbury-foundation   
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March 29, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #21 – Monday with EU & Me
🎙Catch up with the latest news from around Europe and beyond!    👤Arbury's resident Aussie and welfare expert, Katren Rogers, joined Dermot and Paco to speak about: ✅ Turkey's plan to leave the Instanbul Convention  ✅the proposed 4-day working week  ✅the EU's ongoing vaccine rollout!
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March 22, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #20 – Languages in the EU
🎙On this week's podcast, Dermot was joined by 👤Manfred Runge, Director of the German School of Milan to speak about the importance of engaging with the languages and cultures of our nearest neighbours.  ➡️They also discussed the role of English in the EU and how to prevent minor languages from being forgotten about.
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March 22, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #19: Monday with EU & Me
🎙This week, Dermot was joined by Arturo Bjorklund and Vibeke Loft-Magnusson.  Today's show focused on:  ✅ Denmark's role in the EU  ✅ the European minimum wage   ✅ last weekend's regional elections in Germany   ✅ Spain's pilot project to trial the 4-day working week
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March 15, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #18: Hungary
🎙Dermot is joined by Simon Gergely Császár, a political advisor working for the European Green Party, to speak about the situation in Hungary.   🆘 Topics covered:  ✅ The feeling in Hungary towards Orbán's leadership  ✅ Fidesz splitting from the EPP   ✅ Hungary's alliance with Poland  ✅ Media freedom   ➡️ For more information about the situation on Hungary, check out: ​Gábor Scheiring's The Retreat of Liberal Democracy - Authoritarian Capitalism and the Accumulative State in Hungary. https://arburyroad.com​  Check out Arbury Road on social:  https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad/​  https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadmagazine/ https://twitter.com/arbury_road
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March 15, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #17: Monday with EU & ME
🎙Dermot and Paco chat about what's happened across the EU over the last 7 days, focusing on:  ✅ Orban's Fidesz leaving the EPP  ✅ AfD becoming the target of surveillance by the BfV   ✅ And, of course, International Women's Day! https://arburyroad.com​  Check out Arbury Road on social: https://www.facebook.com/arburyroad/​ https://www.instagram.com/arburyroadm...​ https://twitter.com/arbury_road
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March 08, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #16: Gender Equality with Alessandra Moretti
🌹Giorgia and Paco talk with Alessandra Moretti, Italian MEP of the Democratic Party from the S&D group about gender equality.  ➡️ Moretti is in the Commission for Women and Fair Opportunity. We discussed: ✅ Gender pay gap ✅ Women in STEM ✅ Gender representation in politics ✅ Pink quotas
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March 05, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #15: Monday with EU & Me
🎙On today's podcast, Dermot and Paco talk about:  ✅ the EU's policy surrounding the digitalisation of the justice system across Europe;   ✅ the proposed vaccine passports; ✅ the introduction of free female sanitary products in France.
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March 01, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #14 – Housing Crisis
🏚🏗🏡 This week Christian Hochgrebe, Member of the Berlin Parliament for the Social Democratic Party joins Dermot to discuss the ongoing housing crisis.
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February 26, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #13: Freedom of expression and police brutality
🎙Dermot, Paco and Enric speak about:   ✅ the freedom of expression, focusing on the recent case of Pablo Hasèl;   ✅ police brutality in Europe;   ✅ and the EU's recently passed Recovery and Resilience Facility (Recovery Fund).
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February 22, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #12 – Abortion in Poland
🇵🇱Dermot was lucky enough to be joined by Iwona Reichardt to speak about abortion in Poland, as well as the other ways in which women's rights and LGBTI rights are being attacked in the country.   Iwona is deputy Editor-in-Chief of an English language magazine "New Eastern Europe" and co-founder of "FemGlobal", a new association in Poland that gathers female professionals employed in the foreign policy area and is co-author of the book "Will women save the world. Feminist foreign policy" (2020). 🌹Iwona is deputy Editor-in-Chief of an English language magazine "New Eastern Europe" and co-founder of "FemGlobal", a new association in Poland that gathers female professionals employed in the foreign policy area and is co-author of the book "Will women save the world. Feminist foreign policy" (2020).
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February 19, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #11 - Monday with EU&ME
🎙Today Dermot and Paco are joined in their Monday chat about European politics by Enric. Topic discussed:  ✅ Catalan Elections of February 14th  ✅ Italian government - a few bad ministers and the lack of gender equality  ✅ Hungary - the last independent radio was closed, and new law posing limits to collective bargain  ✅ Myanmar - The crisis continues  ✅ Climate crisis - The Himalayan glacier melting and a fine to France for not having respected the Paris parameters.
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February 15, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #10 - Brexit: Impact on People's Lives
🇬🇧❌🇪🇺Hear about Brexit from the people it is affecting!! ✅ How are British people living in the EU coping? ✅ How do Brits at home feel about Brexit now that the real outcomes are beginning to be felt?  🎙Join us as we chat about these topics and more in the latest edition of the Arbury Road podcast, where we are joined by guests that are experiencing the split first hand!
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February 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast - Towards a European Welfare system?
🎙Join the Arbury Road team for Episode 1 of our new podcast series.  👤Today we discuss all things welfare with PhD student at Lund University, Katren Rogers. 
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February 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #2 - The Climate Crisis with Ana Morgado & Iacopo Russo
🎙💚🌳In the second episode of our podcast, we discuss climate change with 👤Ana Morgado, PhD student in Engineering at the University of Cambridge building efficiency metrics to decarbonise industries and 👤Iacopo Russo who obtained PhD in Engineering from the University of Cambridge with a thesis focused on sustainable manufacturing; The topics we discussed are: ✅ the current situation and whether it can be reversed;  ✅the EU recovery fund;  ✅energy; and the different tiers of responsibility.
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February 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #3 – Populism
🎙Join us as we discuss recent trends in populism with distinguished guests: Mariana Mendes, Tiago Moreira Ramalho and Tiago Carvalho.  💪Today's podcast led by Dermot from the Arbury Road team.
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February 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #4 – Monday with EU&ME
Join Arbury Road for our "Monday with EU & ME" appointment, where we discuss recent news and European politics. Today, Paco and Dermot talk about: ✅the beginning of the six month period of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union; ✅the Italian and Netherlands government crises; ✅Trump's coup d'état and the new Biden government.
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February 12, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #5 – USA Part. 1
to discuss these topics and more! Joe Biden has taken his place in the Oval Office and, for now, at least, we don't need to worry about Donald Trump. Arbury regulars Danilo Cressman and Jimi Kavanagh join Dermot in discussing: ✅What should we expect from Biden's administration? ✅ What will happen with Trump's Senate trial?  ✅Can the US repair its fractured international relationships? 
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February 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #6 - USA Part. 2 with Prof. Boris Vormann
🇪🇺💓🇺🇸Part II of Arbury Road's USA podcast.  This time, Dermot is joined by Prof. Boris Vormann, Professor of Politics and Director of the Politics Concentration at Bard College Berlin, as they discuss the Biden administration:  ✅what we can expect from a European point of view; ✅ the changed perception of the United States at a global level;  ✅and the importance of unity and communication in the battle against extreme, political polarisation. 💪
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February 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #7 – Right to Disconnect with Alex Agius Saliba MEP
🇪🇺We had the pleasure of hosting 🇲🇹Maltese MEP Alex Agius Saliba to speak about the EU initiative on workers' right to disconnect from work, which passed in the European Parliament on the 21st of January 2021 📱💻 #righttodisconnect #smartwork #smartworking 📜Link to the resolution ➡️ https://www.europarl.europa.eu/doceo/document/TA-9-2021-0021_EN.html 
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February 11, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #8 – Valencia: An innovative City
🌳🌸☀️🏙Valencia is well-known as an innovative, environmentally-friendly city, but how did it get this reputation? And what are the local government and other groups doing to ensure this legacy continues will live on for decades to come? 🛴🚊🛰💚 Dermot is joined for a special Spanish language edition of the podcast by:  👤Vicent Llorens – Director General of La Marina Consortium;  👤Enric Juan – Director General de Social Infrastructure for the Valencian Government;  👤Alessandra Luna: Researcher at TU Delft and Cambridge University. 0
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February 10, 2021
Arbury Road Podcast #9 - Monday with EU & ME
🎙 Episode #9 of Arbury Road podcast. Topics covered include:   ✅ The anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty  ✅ The new government in Italy   ✅ The process to impeach Donald Trump in the US and Netanyahu in Israel   ✅ The political crisis in Myanmar
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February 10, 2021