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Planet Mundus 2014-2018

When we say it, you will immediately think of all sorts of polarizing and intense stories, experiences, and images, built up in the last few years through, for most of us, words in a news story. In this episode...
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/pm004-spain   Politics in Europe is reawakening. For the neutral, Europe’s political anaesthetic is wearing off as a new wave of young blood courses through Europe’s borders. Blog by John Ainger For the establishment, there are worries that this new blood could...
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/the-north-korean-game-for-africa   Did you know that Africa’s largest statue is made by North Koreans? Or that diplomats from the closed country have been caught repeatedly smuggling ivory out of Africa? Did you know that all this is part of the regime’s...
Cities consist of more than just buildings and people. Arts and culture, residential and industrial areas, public transportation and recreational areas. Urban planners must meet the challenges cities face in the 21st century. Like other European cities, a number...
By John Ainger If you look closely to the cars parked on the streets of Alabama, you might just notice that every license plate has embossed upon it a tiny little heart with the words ‘Heart of Dixie’ written inside....
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/8-brazil-corruption-ruining-the-carnival Three. Billion. Dollars. That is the alleged scope of the current corruption scandal of Brazil’s partly state-owned oil company, Petrobras. Brazilian people took to the streets in the last few weeks and protested against the corruption that seems deeply...
What is China up to over there on the eastern front? In recent years, its economy has had steady growth, and its foreign activities in other countries has changed. Some may call it a success, some may see China’s...
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/whats-grext-planet-mundus-short What's Grext? A story from the Greek crisis. This summer, Planet Mundus travelled to the land of feta and debt in search for an answer to the question: what will bring Greece's economy back on track? Starring: Vasilis Floros the taxi driver, Marios...
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/live-show-the-females-invade This is the audio from the first ever Planet Mundus live show, taped in front of a live studio audience in Aarhus, Denmark. The Planet Mundus crew celebrated the 100th anniversary of female voting rights in Denmark with a...
https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/short-egypt-and-the-unseen-billions   What would you do if you had 30 Billion dollars? Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi uses it to revive the economy of his crisis-shaken country. While international institutions and the money lending governments of the Gulf States might see...

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