Talking Politics Podcast: Ha-Joon Chang on the bogus tax burden

Reading Time: 1 minuteEconomist Ha-Joon Chang makes a compelling argument for why we must stop seeing tax as a ‘burden.’

Trump and Macron: best of enemies

Reading Time: 3 minutes‘Just because the French president gives a good handshake doesn’t mean he sees himself as a champion of the liberal West,’ says Benjamin Haddad in Foreign Policy. To outside observers,...

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Politico’s Off Message Podcast: French US ambassador talks Trump

Reading Time: 1 minuteFrance’s ambassador to the US, Gerard Araud, on Donald Trump and the future of the west.

‘Globalisation is not dead’ and the EU Japan trade deal is proof

Reading Time: 3 minutes‘Two of the world’s biggest economies are poised to prove that globalisation is not dead,’ said The FT, ‘and that the populist antipathy to free trade has not yet triumphed.’...

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Can a divided Europe heal?

Reading Time: 1 minuteJonathan Haidt explores the sharp divisions in America and Europe — and provides a vision for how both might move forward. <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/D-_Az5nZBBM” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>  

‘Mr. Trump, welcome to Switzerland’

Reading Time: 1 minute‘We don’t want your money. We already have it.’ Click here for more. <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/reuJ8yVCgSM” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>