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Jo Johnson announces resignation over May’s Brexit plan
On Brexit, can new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson succeed where Theresa May failed?
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On Brexit, can new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson succeed where Theresa May failed?

AMNA NAWAZ: Well, three years of tumult in the U.K. took yet another turn today, as Boris Johnson was elected Conservative leader to replace Theresa May as prime minister. Mrs. May was a casualty of the chaos sparked by Britons’

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Global Ethics Forum: Europe’s Far-Right Political Movements with Marlene Laruelle
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Global Ethics Forum: Europe’s Far-Right Political Movements with Marlene Laruelle

(slow electronic music) – Welcome to Ethics Matter. I’m Magalie Laguerre- Wilkinson and joining us today is Marlene Laruelle. She is professor at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University and is also a Carnegie Council Fellow

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The European Union Explained*
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The European Union Explained*

Where, is the European Union? Obviously here somewhere, but much like the the European continent itself, which has an unclear boundary, the European Union also has some fuzzy edges to it. To start, the official members of the European Union

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Brexit Explained
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Brexit Explained

On June 23rd, 2016, an entire country headed into the unknown. That’s the day 17.4 million people in the United Kingdom voted to become the first country to leave the European Union. This is the story of Brexit. We begin

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