Daily Archives: April 18, 2019

Live: Presser on the 2nd Belt and Road Forum 第二届“一带一 路”国际合作高峰论坛吹风 会

On Mueller report, Trump is ‘completely clueless,’ says Jeffries

Dr. Guy McPherson Interview – Abrupt Climate Change

Noam Chomsky – Objectivity

No solutions in sight to Mayotte’s chronic water shortages

Why Should Americans Care About NATO/US In Africa?

Published on Apr 18, 2019

The US has been at war in the Middle East for 28 years, starting with Operation Desert Storm in Iraq, then into Afghanistan, Syria, and now we are learning of military bases, operations, and troops in African nations.

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How Antarctica’s tourist boom could affect Earth’s ‘last great wilderness’

PBS NewsHour

Published on Apr 17, 2019

Antarctica was the last of the seven continents to be discovered, and it wasn’t until the late 1950s that commercial tourism began there. But now, Antarctica has become a popular travel destination, amid growing concerns about the effect that increasing numbers of people could have on its pristine environment. William Brangham reports from Antarctica.

Civil War and Reconstruction: A Conversation with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

National Constitution CenterScheduled for May 7, 2019

Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. joins National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to explore the transformative years of the Reconstruction era, as depicted in the Center’s new permanent exhibit, Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and Equality, and Gates’ documentary for PBS, Reconstruction: After the Civil War, and book, Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow.

The Mueller Report – A PBS NewsHour/FRONTLINE Special

PBS NewsHour

Published on Mar 25, 2019

The nearly two-year investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election has concluded, with Mueller’s final report delivered to Attorney General William Barr for review. Now, a groundbreaking collaboration between PBS NewsHour and FRONTLINE illuminates the complex details behind the Mueller investigation and analyzes what’s yet to come. Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG

Can we hack climate change to save us all? | Foreign Correspondent

ABC News (Australia)

Published on Feb 26, 2019

They sound like science fiction, but radical remedies to slow global warming are on the way. Eric Campbell goes in search of crazy brave ideas to save the world.