Latest Stories Tagged: Global Politics

Politics

Treating mental illness in Sudan

Traditionally, when people in Sudan suffer mental illness, they seek out exorcists and other spiritual healers. A number of patients are also seeing Western-style psychiatrists and psychologists. The result is a tense rapprochement. Hana Baba reports.

Politics

US could tap Canada's oil supply

Canada's oil sands could become the number one source of US oil imports this year, even though it is expensive and environmentally costly. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with energy expert Daniel Yergin of Cambridge Energy Research Associates.

Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Isle of Man. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with reporter James Davis of Manx Radio about some off-the-cuff comments made by Mick Jagger about legalizing drugs on the island.