SOTEU 2023 – Live Commentary, 13. September 2023, 09.00-11.00
Welcome to our commented version of the live broadcast of the SOTEU, the annual address by EU Commission-President Ursula von der Leyen. This speech is tackling the current state of the European Union, presenting achievements of the running legislative period, and of last years political developments specifically, then focussing on actual challenges and offering future prospects. Political science professor Dirk van den Boom and communication-expert Nana Walzer analyze and explain what is being said by president von der Leyen, deliver context and provide background information as well as answer the questions from the twitch-community in the chat.