A period of relative calm and stability in Italian politics recently came to a brutal end with the fall of the government of “Super Mario” Draghi. On 25 September, Italians will go to the polls and they are expected to vote for the radical right. What does that mean for the country and its relationship with the EU?
Annette and Mathieu welcome Eveline Rethmeier, former Southern Europe correspondent and now journalist at Follow the Money and creator of BNR Nieuwsradio’s Italië Podcast.
And there’s a call with our reporter in Berlin: Derk Marseille discusses Chancellor Scholz’s Europe speech. What changes will he be pushing for?
— disclaimer — the podcast Café Europa is only available in Dutch
Collaboration with Haagsch College
We make the podcast Café Europa together with our partner Haagsch College. Haagsch College is an initiative of Freek Ewals (former BNR Nieuwsradio) and Vincent Rietbergen (former NOS). They produce substantive productions such as theater tours with Rutger Bregman, Joris Luyendijk and Thomas Erdbrink. And in-depth live streams and podcasts about current events.