The politics behind Eurovision

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:00am

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Ukraine pulled out of Eurovision this week. The country’s top pick, Maruv, withdrew from the competition, saying clauses in her contract made her feel like a political tool. Host Carol Hills speaks with Paul Jordan, also known as “Dr. Eurovision” in the UK, about Ukraine’s decision and the politics behind it.