Full story - April 25, 2019
Macron is at the front of a room and hands of journalists are in the air
French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to cut taxes in his national address Thursday. But some social justice activists aren’t satisfied with his plans for reform.
Full story - April 25, 2019
Men in protective gear stand on a street with guns
Poverty is often seen as one of the reasons for radicalization, but it is often the disproportionately educated and wealthy who participate in terrorist attacks.
Full episode - April 25, 2019
A man is shown walking through the rubble of a destroyed building in Syria.
A study released on Thursday counted more than 1,600 civilian deaths from US-led coalition air strikes and artillery in the city of Raqqa, Syria. We get a reality check on the US military's claims that it always takes precautions to avoid unnecessary civilian deaths. Also, going from drought to flooding in Iran in just a few days. Plus, how democratic are referendums like Brexit?
Full story - April 24, 2019
Amal Clooney
On Tuesday, the UN Security Council passed a resolution condemning sexual violence in war. It should have been an uncontroversial vote.
Full story - April 24, 2019
A woman stands in front of a banner reading "End Family Detention"
Doctors inspecting detention centers found problems with recruiting and retaining qualified pediatricians and mental health care providers, and a lack of access to emergency and specialty care, given the remote locations of most of the facilities.
Full story - April 24, 2019
A coffee farmer is shown walking through a nursery with a rake in his hand.
In El Salvador, erratic weather is taking a big toll, agricultural experts say, compounding the challenges for coffee farmers at a critical moment.
Full story - April 24, 2019
a barn in vermont
Vermont — a state with a declining, aging population and falling birth rates — is trying to be welcoming, but hasn’t quite figured out how to attract new, diverse residents.
Full episode - April 24, 2019
A side profile photo of Kim Jong-un with Russia soldiers in dress uniforms in the background.
What's at stake for the first ever meeting between Russia's Vladimir Putin and North Korea's Kim Jong-un? Also, an effort to make the overwhelmingly white state of Vermont more welcoming to immigrants and foreign citizens. And how climate change is having a big impact on El Salvador's coffee industry.
Full story - April 23, 2019
Satellite view of the Kharg Island oil export terminal in Iran. Very Large Crude Carriers  — "supertankers" — can be seen loading on the sides.
The US has told five countries that they must stop buying Iranian oil. But China may continue to import Iranian crude, despite Washington's protests.
Full story - April 23, 2019
A man sits in a chair with text next to him: "But Prime Minister The question was did you disclose to the ethics commissioner about your Star Wars collection?"
A Canadian journalist who does impressions on YouTube will voice Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday's episode of "The Simpsons."