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WBEZ's global affairs program. Featuring in-depth conversations about international issues and their local impact. Also, foreign film reviews and human rights commentaries. Hosted by Jerome McDonnell.

WBEZ's global affairs program. Featuring in-depth conversations about international issues and their local impact. Also, foreign film reviews and human rights commentaries. Hosted by Jerome McDonnell.
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Chicago, IL

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WBEZ's global affairs program. Featuring in-depth conversations about international issues and their local impact. Also, foreign film reviews and human rights commentaries. Hosted by Jerome McDonnell.

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English

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848 East Grand Ave Navy Pier Chicago, Illinois 60611 (312) 948-4600


Episodes

U.S. Will Not Sell F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets To Turkey; Chicagoans Protest Blockade Of Gaza Strip; Weekend Passport: Japanese Artists Participate In Cultural Exchange

7/19/2019
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On today's show: The U.S.-Turkey military relationshipActivists stand with GazaJapanese artists in Chicago [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:04

The Fight Over An Oil Pipeline; Should Nazi Generational Wealth Be Spent on Justice?; Global Activism: Ending Child Labor In India

7/18/2019
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On today's show: Enbridge Line 5Nazi generational wealthChild labor in India [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:44

Puerto Ricans Call For Their Governor's Resignation; Community Organizing At The Boggs Center; Global Notes With The Turbans

7/17/2019
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On today's show: Puerto Rico protestsActivism in DetroitGlobal Notes in Ontario [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:52:59

Trump Administration Announces Changes To Asylum Law; Cuban Visions: Emerging Women Filmmakers In Cuba

7/16/2019
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On today's show: ICE and asylum lawCuban filmmakers in Chicago [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:03

Far Right Canadians Find Audience On YouTube; Canada's No-Fly List Kids; One-Woman Show Explains Threats To Our Oceans

7/15/2019
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On today's show: Right-wing YouTubersKids on Canada's no-fly listOcean dead zones [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:52:07

Arcus Center Promotes Social Justice In Kalamazoo; Kalamazoo Promise Offers Free College Tuition To Public School Students

7/12/2019
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On today's show: The #WVBus is on the road in Kalamazoo, Michigan to celebrate #WV25 Social justice at Kalamazoo CollegeThe... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:31

Muslim-Led Multiracial Coalition Reviving Detroit's West Side; Urban Farming As A Revolutionary Act In Detroit; Detroit Activists Push City to End Water Shutoffs

7/12/2019
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On today's show: The #WVBus is on the road in Detroit, Michigan to celebrate #WV25Reviving Detroit's West SideUrban farmingWater... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:25

Islamic Center Of America Supports Dearborn's Muslim Community; Journalist Highlights Henry Ford's Anti-Semitic Beliefs, Faces Censorship; 'Halal Metropolis' Explores Diversity Of Detroit's Muslim Community

7/11/2019
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On today's show: The #WVBus is on the road in Dearborn, Michigan to celebrate #WV25The Islamic Center of AmericaHenry Ford's... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:28

Flint Residents Take Water Testing Into Their Own Hands; Five Years After the Start of the Water Crisis, How Safe is Flint's Water?; Global Notes: Tunde Olaniran

7/10/2019
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On today's show: The #WVBus is on the road in Flint, Michigan to celebrate #WV25A citizen-run water testing labSuing the state of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:30

TD Sunfest Celebrates Diversity In London, Ontario; Provincial MP Terence Kernaghan On Populism And LGBTQ Rights; How One Canadian City Is Welcoming Refugees; Jerome Remembers Friend And Film Contributor Milos Stehlik

7/9/2019
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On today's show: The #WVBus is on the road in London, Ontario to celebrate #WV25A global music festivalPopulism in CanadaWelcoming... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:30

Chicago Democratic Socialists Explain Their Political Ideology; Global Notes: 47Soul's Arabic Dabke Sound

7/4/2019
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On today's show: Everything you wanted to know about socialismA band with Palestinian roots [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:23

Chicago's New Mexican Consul General Breaks Down The U.S.-Mexico Relationship; Pro-Democracy Protests Continue In Sudan; Hong Kong Protesters Storm Legislative Council Building

7/2/2019
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On today's show: Chicago has a new Mexican consul generalSudanese protesters demand civilian-led governmentHong Kong activists... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:53

Why Are Iran and North Korea Pursuing Nuclear Programs?; Food Mondays: The Grand Food Bargain

7/1/2019
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On today's show:As of Monday, Iran has surpassed limits on how much nuclear fuel the 2015 nuclear deal allowed it to possess. Kevin... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:28

Recapping The Democratic Primary Debates; What Does Queer Liberation Look Like 50 Years After Stonewall?; Weekend Passport: MS. BLAKK FOR PRESIDENT

6/28/2019
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On today's show: Democratic Primary debates50th anniversary of StonewallWeekend Passport [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:49:36

Examining The Legal Basis For Immigrant Detention; Floating Eco-Park Comes To Chicago; Global Activism: CircEsteem Partners with Cirque du Soleil

6/27/2019
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On today's show: Democratic Primary debateBiodiversity in ChicagoCircus for social good [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:25

The Only Memorial To Fallen U.S. Soldiers In the Middle East Is In Marseilles, Illinois; Kushner Presents Economic Plan For Palestine; Global Notes: Taste Of Summer

6/26/2019
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On today's show: U.S.-Iran relations continue to deteriorate.Jared Kushner has a new proposal for peace in Palestine.Catalina Maria... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:28

Trump Says He’s Fighting Human Trafficking, But His Policies Say Otherwise; Erdogan’s AK Party Loses Istanbul Mayoral Election Rerun; Bitter Jester Music Festival Wild Card Bands Announced

6/25/2019
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On today's show: The Trump administration's track record on human traffickingTurkish president suffers upsetA Chicagoland youth music... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:29

Rising U.S.-Iran Tensions Influence Iranian Domestic Policy; Trump Delays Immigration Crackdown; Food Mondays: Food Mondays: Chicago's Kyrgyz Community

6/24/2019
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On today's show: Tensions with Iran continueImmigration crackdown rolled backFood Mondays [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:50:24

Trump Backs Off Ordered Attack on Iran; Milos Stehlik and Jonathan Rosenbaum on Film Criticism; Weekend Passport: Artistic and Musical Tributes to Juneteenth

6/22/2019
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On today's show:On Thursday night, the United States pulled back from the brink of war with Iran, according to a report by The New York... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:00

A Participant In South Korea’s 1980 Gwangju Uprising Tells Her Story; EPA Rolls Back Obama-Era Coal Emissions Restrictions

6/21/2019
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On today's show:Myung-Sook Cha, at 19, joined the May 1980 GwangJu Democratization Movement in South Korea. She was imprisoned for two... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:51:19