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 - When Europeans were the refugees

September 19th, 2015

Episode 91 of 280 episodes

In the wake of the migrant crisis currently affecting Europe, we take a step back and turn to the past to draw some lessons from when Europeans were the ones seeking refuge. From those who left for political reasons to those with their eyes on the economic future, there’s one thing that bounds them all together: they probably wouldn’t have made it if they stayed. Tune in to this powerful episode of The Foreign Desk to hear the stories directly from those who lived them.

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