Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk


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Presented by Andrew Mueller, this is Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show featuring interviews with political leaders and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the day. Featured as a ‘best classic podcast’ in the iTunes best of 2016 collection.


The Foreign Desk - The Art of Speechwriting

October 11th, 2014

Episode 41 of 280 episodes

Monocle foreign editor Steve Bloomfield hosts an extended discussion on the art of political speechwriting. Featuring Bill Clinton's one-time chief speechwriter David Kusnet, UN secretary-general Kofi Annan’s former scribe Dr Sara Lodge and Antonin Baudry, erstwhile speechwriter to ex-prime minister of France Dominique de Villepin.

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