PRI's The World: 11/24/201411/25/14
No nuclear deal with Iran -- as the deadline for an agreement is pushed back to March. Also, the story behind the resignation of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. Plus, we dig into the life of musician Gil Scott-Heron, who coined the term "the revolution...
PRI's The World: 11/21/2014
A day after the President announces his way forward on immigration, a lot of folks are asking, "OK, what next?" Plus, capturing the vibe at last night's Latin Grammy Awards. And, we check in with The World's Jeb Sharp has spent the last week and a...
PRI's The World: 11/20/2014
President Obama announces how he plans to sidestep Congress by ordering federal action on immigration. Plus, with more snow expected in Buffalo, New York one group in the New Hampshire helps immigrants from warmer climes deal with winter weather. And,...
PRI's The World: 11/19/2014
A former Guantanamo detainee explains his recent offer to help the British government gain the release of ISIS prisoners. Also, actress Diane Guerrero from 'Orange is the New Black' recounts how her parents were deported to Colombia when she was just...
PRI's The World: 11/18/2014
Israel vows a harsh response after two Palestinians burst into a synagogue in Jerusalem with guns and meat cleavers, killing four worshippers. Plus, while the barricades are going up in Ferguson, MO, some of them are coming down in Hong Kong. And, the...
PRI's The World: 11/17/2014
An American journalist tells us about his narrow escape from being abducted in Yemen. Also, the number of international students enrolled at US colleges hits an all-time high. Plus, a rock station in Cleveland switches to all Spanish-language music —...
PRI's The World: 11/14/2014
President Obama looks set to push through immigration reform; we hear from an undocumented immigrant who's lived here for 16 years and says the President's plan would keep her family together. Also, a week inside a madrassa in Pakistan where the...
PRI's The World: 11/13/2014
"Net Neutrality" is being batted around Washington lately, so we're going to have a primer on it and how America's approach to net neutrality compares to other countries around the globe. Plus, South Korea comes to a standstill as high school students...
PRI's The World: 11/12/2014
Climate change tops our show today with a focus on the deal inked today by two of the globe's biggest polluters — the United States and China. Also, the man behind a phone hotline to help African immigrants in New York deal with the stigma of Ebola....
PRI's The World: 11/11/2014
A veteran for the US military was deported back to Mexico after his service. Among other things, he lost his medical benefits. Now, a movement is afoot to ensure deported veterans get those benefits. Plus, family members of a private in the US Army...
PRI's The World: 11/10/2014
President Obama heads to China to meet with leaders from many Asian nations, but American corporations may not be following his lead. There's evidence that some are giving up on China as a place to do business. Plus, how two best friends first met...
PRI's The World: 11/07/2014
Hundreds of websites on the dark web, part of the internet inhabited by cyber-criminals and pedophiles, were taken down today in a huge operation between European and US agencies. And one year after a typhoon hit the Philippines, all the houses in...
PRI's The World: 11/06/2014
How the fight over the legality of a kid's passport issued in Jerusalem is making waves in Washington. Plus, women in France are fed up paying higher prices for products. And the art of translating hit TV shows for Russian audiences.
PRI'S The World: 11/05/2014
Negotiators may be closing in on a deal to ease of US sanctions on Iran in exchange for controls on its nuclear program. An unusual map of Ebola stricken countries in Africa is making the rounds online. Also, actor George Takei talks about a new film...
PRI's The World: 11/04/2014
Why a British man has brought back The Whigs, the old political party that existed both in Britain and in the US. Plus, assault accusations against a popular Canadian radio host prompts a global discussion about under-reported rape. And, Korean fears...
PRI's The World: 11/03/2014
The midterm elections are upon us. We'll find out what issues are resonating with voters in Iowa, especially those concerning foreign policy. Plus, Ukraine's had two elections in the past two weeks — we take a look. And a memoir of an accidental war...
PRI's The World: 10/31/2014
The band Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars were on tour in America when the Ebola outbreak struck back home. The band is staying in the US and playing the waiting game while worrying about families and friends back home. Plus, Turkey's Prime Minister...
PRI's The World: 10/30/2014
We speak with a nurse who has just finished her self-imposed 21-day quarantine after arriving back in the US. She had been working at a clinic in rural Liberia. Plus, American vets share their favorite words and phrases from their time of service....
PRI's The World: 10/29/2014
We focus on immigration — both in the United States and in Europe. First stop is Italy, where the government is considering shutting down its rescue operation for immigrants at sea. Closer to home — in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the clean-up...
PRI's The World: 10/28/2014
We look at Turkey's reluctance to join the fight against ISIS, and a TV documentary that examines how and why ISIS rose to power. Plus, a prominent online activist during the Arab Spring is now fighting for political asylum in Norway. And battlefield...
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