Marie Le Conte

How politics is changed by the space you do it in - the impact of social distancing and new technology on how politics happens in the UK

Political journalist and speaker, Marie Le Conte, discusses the impact social distancing and new technology has had on politics within the UK.

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About Marie Le Conte

Marie Le Conte is a French Moroccan journalist living in London. She was previously the Evening Standard’s Political Diarist and the Media and Politics Correspondent for Buzzfeed News, before becoming a freelancer in June 2017. She has been named one of MHP’s 30 to Watch, Portland’s Rising Stars in 2016 and Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2018.

Since her move into the world of freelancing in 2017, Marie has written for several high-profile publications such as The Sunday Times, The Guardian, New Statesman, Prospect and Stylist. Her profile has also been raised through TV appearances on The Today Programme, Newsnight, Victoria Derbyshire and Any Questions? Marie speaks publicly at places such as Chatham House, Sciences Po Paris, the House of Commons and the Foreign Policy Centre.

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