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Hosted by Nick Eicher and Joseph Slife, The World and Everything In It is WORLD Radio's daily half-hour audio news magazine, produced Monday-Friday, and features reports, interviews, and analysis from WORLD's editorial team. Send comments or questions about our program to feedback@worldandeverything.com.




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White House Wednesday, and an introduction to Maud Powell

Today on White House Wednesday, a discussion with WORLD Radio Managing Editor J.C. Derrick about the continuing fallout from President Trump's response to Charlottesville protests. Plus: An introduction to one of the greatest American violinist of all time.

Duration: 00:33:26

Racial preferences and college admissions, and President Trumps strategy for the war in Afghanistan

Today, a report on a minority group that says affirmative action hurts more than helps. Plus: Analysis of President Trump's speech outlining his strategy for the war in Afghanistan.

Duration: 00:31:51

Legal Docket, and a total solar eclipse across America

Today on the Legal Docket, Mary Reichard discusses a case involving another dispute over taxpayer dollars and religion. Plus: An in-depth preview of today's total solar eclipse.

Duration: 00:33:15

Culture Friday, and Logan Lucky

Today, Trevin Wax of the Gospel Project discusses the Christian response to Charlottesville. Plus: Film critic Megan Basham reviews the new movie Logan Lucky directed by Steven Soderbergh.

Duration: 00:32:30

Blasphemy laws around the world, and the downfall of Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Today, a conversation with USCIRF Chairman Daniel Mark about a new report on global blasphemy laws. Plus: WORLD Editor-in-Chief Marvin Olasky on a Christian response to Charlottesville.

Duration: 00:32:45

White House Wednesday, and the history of a notorious penitentiary

Today on White House Wednesday, a conversation on a possible solution to North Korea crisis. Plus: Mary Reichard visits the Missouri State Penitentiary to learn about the often harsh history of American prisons.

Duration: 00:31:21

Ethical concerns over human gene editing, and The Olasky Interview

Today, a conversation on the ethics of human gene editing. Plus: WORLD Editor-in-Chief Marvin Olasky talks with Bradford Wilcox about the state of marriage in the United States

Duration: 00:34:16

Legal Docket and the WORLD Radio History Book

Today on Legal Docket, the first test of a Supreme Court precedent set this summer dealing with historic preservation, taxpayer funding, and the separation of church and state. Plus: Some notable dates in history from mid-August.

Duration: 00:33:11

Culture Friday and Megans Movie Night

Today on Culture Friday, John Stonestreet talks about a gay pride marketing fail on Twitter and shares his thoughts on the Google memo fiasco. Plus: Megan Basham reviews a film that details one man's struggle with idol worship while making McDonald's a household name.

Duration: 00:31:08

LGBT curriculum and the great (fire)wall of China

Today, Jim Henry reports about anti-bullying curriculum alarming parents in Austin, Texas. Plus: Asia reporter June Cheng reports on why Apple has removed apps that let people skirt China's internet censorship.

Duration: 00:33:31

White House Wednesday and inside the world of all things oil

Today on White House Wednesday, a conversation about White House leaks with a man who served as a special assistant to President George W. Bush. Plus: A report on the growing fascination with essential oils.

Duration: 00:34:41

A tour guide's revolt and lessons from college in-fighting

Jim Henry reports on why telling stories has become such a hot button issue in Georgia's oldest city. Plus: In-fighting at Bryan College, a Christian college in Dayton, Tennessee, provides lessons for all Christians in higher academia.

Duration: 00:32:16

Remembering Planned Parenthood vrs Casey, Controversy over Trump's nomination to the Ex-Im Bank, History Book

Looking back 25 years to Planned Parenthood of SE PA vrs Casey and how it became more influential than Roe vrs Wade in abortion cases, the Money Beat and Hammering Hank Aaron's 500th home run on the WORLD Radio History Book

Duration: 00:36:18

Culture Friday and The Big Sick

On Culture Friday, John Stonestreet talks about how the Trump administration is signaling that it is taking global religious persecution seriously. Plus: Entertainment editor Megan Basham reviews the new Judd Apatow romantic comedy 'The Big Sick.'

Duration: 00:32:20

Anti-semitism in France and bridging the digital divide

A report from WORLD's foreign affairs correspondent Jill Nelson on the reason Jews are leaving France. Plus: An effort to bring high-speed internet to rural Americans.

Duration: 00:31:58

White House Wednesday and bridging the digital divide

Today on White House Wednesday, WORLD Radio chief political correspondent Kent Covington discusses the ever-rotating staff in the White House. Plus: A report on those lost in the transgender celebration: families.

Duration: 00:30:37

Combatting violence in Chicago and WORLD Radio's Classic Book of the Month

WORLD's national editor Jamie Dean talks about how Christians are trying to make a difference in Chicago as violence escalates. Plus: Emily Whitten provides a classic book recommendation for August.

Duration: 00:32:00

Legal Docket and the rise of India's Hindu nationalist party

On the Legal Docket, Mary Reichard evaluates what has happened in the year since Canada legalized euthanasia. Plus: A report about the rise of India's Hindu nationalist party, which is bringing persecution of Christians and other religious minorities.

Duration: 00:34:37

Culture Friday and Megan's Movie Night

On Culture Friday, John Stonestreet talks about lessons to be learned from the story of Charlie Gard. Plus: Megan Basham reviews the Irish comedy Waking Ned Devine.

Duration: 00:32:20

Brownback nominated ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, homelessness in Los Angeles and the financial crisis in Illinois

Today, a report from Los Angeles where homelessness has been on a steady rise and solutions have prioritized the body but not the soul. Plus: An exploration of a fix for the financial crisis in Illinois that emphasizes manpower over money and the first ever interview with Kansas Governor Sam Brownback after yesterday's nomination as the United States ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom.

Duration: 00:33:46

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