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EU Now takes you beyond the international headlines to focus on a different facet of the European Union. We explore a wide range of topics such as counterterrorism and security, the economy, trade, public health, gender equality, history, culture and more. Tune in for interviews with commissioners, thought leaders, historians, activists, ambassadors, economists, Delegation staff and regular citizens. Each episode, we’ll explore not only the topic at hand, but also how it impacts the EU-US relationship. Join us on this transatlantic deep dive!

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EU Now takes you beyond the international headlines to focus on a different facet of the European Union. We explore a wide range of topics such as counterterrorism and security, the economy, trade, public health, gender equality, history, culture and more. Tune in for interviews with commissioners, thought leaders, historians, activists, ambassadors, economists, Delegation staff and regular citizens. Each episode, we’ll explore not only the topic at hand, but also how it impacts the EU-US relationship. Join us on this transatlantic deep dive!

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 7 - Refreshing Transatlantic Trade Relations

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 7 - Refreshing Transatlantic Trade Relations

    During his first visit to Washington, DC in his capacity of EU Trade Commissioner, Phil Hogan explained the EU's vision on how the EU and the U.S. could reclaim a shared trade agenda at a public event at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Following opening remarks, he joins Bill Reinsch (Senior Adviser and Scholl Chair in International Business) and Heather Conley (Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic, and Director of the Europe Program) on stage.

    • 1 hr 23 min
    EU Now Season 3 Episode 6 - New European Cinema: What to Watch This Month and Why

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 6 - New European Cinema: What to Watch This Month and Why

    Cultural Affairs Officer Christine Vest asks AFI Silver Theatre film experts about the latest films to be shown in the European Union Film Showcase this December in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    • 32 min
    EU Now Season 3 Episode 5 - EU vs Disinfo

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 5 - EU vs Disinfo

    Senior Communications Officer Martin Caudron talks to Lutz Guellner, Head of the Strategic Communications Division at the European External Action Service, on the EU's response to information operations from malign foreign actors in the margins of his visit to Washington, DC following the meeting of the G7 Rapid Response Mechanism in Ottawa mid-November 2019.

    • 29 min
    EU Now Season 3 Episode 4 - EU Economy 101 - The Road Ahead

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 4 - EU Economy 101 - The Road Ahead

    Senior Media Advisor Kasper Zeuthen sat down with Jacob Funk Kirkegaard from the Peterson Institute for International Economics to get his take on the latest European Commission economic forecast, why protectionist trade policies harm the economy, record-level employment figures in Europe, the readiness to deal with a major economic slowdown, innovative ideas for funding Europe’s ambitious climate agenda, and the view from the United States.

    • 42 min
    EU Now Season 3 Episode 3 - EU Space Program

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 3 - EU Space Program

    Senior EU official overseeing space policy at the European Commission, Pierre Delsaux, talks about the EU's efforts to boost space activities beyond 2020. He also speaks about the transatlantic and international dimension under the five components of the EU Space Program.

    • 27 min
    EU Now Season 3 Episode 2 - Victim's Parents Speak Out Against the Death Penalty

    EU Now Season 3 Episode 2 - Victim's Parents Speak Out Against the Death Penalty

    Senior Communications Officer Martin Caudron speaks to Vicki and Sylvester Schieber, the parents of murder victim Shannon Schieber, following the screening of the film documentary "In the Executioner's Shadow" at American University on the occasion of the 2019 European and World Day against the Death Penalty. Vicki and Sylvester explain why they opposed the death penalty for the murderer and the reasons behind their civic engagement against capital punishment.

    • 15 min

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