This week on War News Radio, A Reflection on Home. Reporter Amber Sheth discusses her visit to Cuba, where she traced her family's past and came to a new understanding of the country's present. Take a listen.
This week on War News Radio, "Border Hysteria". We explore how the issue of immigration is debated and distorted during US presidential elections.
Aquí lanzamos la segunda crónica en nuestra serie sobre la crisis migratoria en México. Esta semana, les presentamos el testimonio de Alex, un migrante hondureño que creció en Canadá. Hace ocho años fue deportado, y las consecuencias de su exilio han sido mucho mas graves que se esperara.
Pueden encontrar la primera crónica, "A la fuerza", en nuestra página de web, http://www.warnewsradio.org. También hay versiones de ambas historias en inglés.
This week on War News Radio, we bring you two stories from different sides of the globe. First, we check the progress of the protest movement in Hong Kong, which began last year in response to proposed changes to the electoral system. Next, "Too Close", the story of Alex, a Honduran man who was raised in Canada, but deported, and survived kidnapping and torture this summer while attempting to return. Take a listen.
Note: Alex's is the second in a series of interviews we're producing with Central American migrants crossing Mexico. You can listen to the first, "By Force," on our website in English and Spanish. A Spanish version of our story about Alex will be available later this week.
Bienvenidos a nuestro primer episodio en español.
Esta semana, empezamos a contar las historias de algunos migrantes centroamericanos que nuestra periodista Liliana Frankel conoció el verano pasado durante su estancia en Albergue Hermanos en el Camino. Es la primera instalación de lo que será una serie de tres. Hoy, hablamos con Lisandro López, un veterano hondureño de la guerra en Irak.
Aquí está el enlace para la versión en inglés: http://www.warnewradio.podbean.com/e/by-force
This week on War News Radio, "By Force." Reporter Liliana Frankel spent summer 2015 living and working at a migrant shelter in Oaxaca, Mexico. While she was there, she collected interviews with people passing through. This week, we hear the story of Lisandro Lopez, a Honduran veteran of the Iraq War. Lisandro's is the first in a series of stories we're producing from Liliana's interviews. Take a listen.
We also produced a Spanish version of this show. Listen here: www.warnewsradio.podbean.com/e/a-la-fuerza/
This week on War News Radio, "Stepping Forward". We explore U.S., international, and Iranian politics of the Iranian nuclear deal, and we cover Secretary John Kerry's recent speech on the topic in Philadelphia.
As infection rates in West Africa fall, coverage of the Ebola epidemic in Western news sources has declined rapidly. But affected countries continue to suffer from damage caused by the outbreak and the international community still has not resolved infrastructure issues that prevented more effective intervention. War News Radio’s Sabrina Merold talks to Dr. Trish Henwood, Director of Global Health Initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania, about her time in Liberia during the outbreak and the challenges — personal and organizational — and that come with epidemic response work.
This week on War News Radio, peaceful demonstrations and
riots broke out in Baltimore, Saudi Arabian-led airstrikes destroyed one of
Yemen’s last operational airports, the Nigerian army freed 200 girls and 93
women from Boko Haram camps, and more.
This week on War News Radio, Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen have entered a new stage, President Obama announced the deaths of two aid workers in Pakistan by US drone, new information on the strength of North Korean ballistic missiles, and more.