EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: November 11th

Happy Friday Fam! This week LiliLoves and Shortcake ESC discuss this past week in Eurovision and Junior Eurovision news. This week it’s the list of Artists for Belgium’s 2023 national final, the song writer’s for Portugal’s selection, and the changes coming to how Germany chooses their singer. After we discuss the national finals of theContinue reading “EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: November 11th”

Should You Get Too Political? Eurovision, the Olympics, and the Apolitical Ideal

In the month following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, we saw several organizations hesitate on punishing the country before slowly isolating it from the world. The IOC and the EBU have similar apolitical goals in history, though foiled due to soft power ambitions and war. Can these be compromised in the future?