Right-wing populists reward traditional songs at the Eurovision Song Contest

Polish polka, French chanson or tearful Portuguese fado? At the Eurovision Song Contest, traditional songs are especially popular in countries where right-wing populism scores. This is according to new research from two Dutch universities. The organization would like to deny it in all tones, but Eurovision is political. This was shown again last year when … Read more

Notable video: Xi scolds Trudeau

Diplomatic Incident: Chinese President Xi Jinping beats Canadian President Justin Trudeau in remarkable video. “Everything we discussed was leaked to the newspapers. This is not appropriate and this is not the way our conversation was conducted.” With these unmistakable words, Chinese President Xi Jinping immediately criticized Canadian President Justin Trudeau. The informal conversation between the … Read more