What is Staying Connected?
The German Embassy in London and the British Embassy in Berlin are launching podcast series featuring wide-ranging discussions and exchanges about the future relations between Germany and the United Kingdom. Both series aim to highlight our common interests, values and scope for more cooperation.
The series was launched by Ambassador Andreas Michaelis and the UK’s Ambassador in Berlin, Jill Gallard, with a video discussion, moderated by journalist and author John Kampfner. Watch the video below.
Episode 1 - Does journalism connect Germany and the UK?
Journalists Stefanie Bolzen from 'Die Welt' and Philip Oltermann from 'The Guardian' discuss whether journalism connects Germany and the UK, or whether it too often focuses on societal differences. What does each country's different style of journalism say about its political culture? How have the pandemic and Brexit changed how journalists report?