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How to win back trust in politicians, with the Icelandic PM Katrín Jakobsdottír

Iceland’s leftist leader on the importance of compromise in politics.

The New Statesman’sexecutive foreign editor, Megan Gibson, interviews the prime minister of Iceland, Katrín Jakobsdóttir.

They discuss her opposition to Iceland’s Nato membership, why the left is back on the rise in all five Nordic nations, and how to win trust in a country that doesn’t trust its politicians.

If you have a You Ask Us question for the International team, email podcasts@newstatesman.co.uk.

Further reading:

Victory puts Portuguese Socialists at forefront of Europe’s centre-left comeback

The biggest challenge for Sweden’s new prime minister: tackling rampant gang crime

How Norway’s left triumphed in a climate election

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