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Archive for January, 2009

Full show: Friday, January 16

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Full show: Friday, January 16

Watch the show from Friday, January 16: Gaza, Iran's nuclear ambitions, Irish banks, Germany's secret police, Zimbabwe's food crisis and Bush's legacy abroad.

Posted: January 16, 2009 18:14   Comments: 0
Week in review: George W. Bush’s legacy

Week in Review

Week in review: George W. Bush’s legacy

As President George W. Bush prepares to leave office, Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations discuss his legacy around the world.

Posted: January 16, 2009 17:36   Comments: 12
Scenes from “Roman Holiday” play out in Vietnam

In the Newsroom

Scenes from “Roman Holiday” play out in Vietnam

Producer Ara Ayer reported on the Worldfocus signature series on Vietnam's economy, perception of Americans and legacies of war. Ara explains why Vietnam represents so much more than a bygone war today.

Posted: January 16, 2009 16:12   Comments: 4
Zimbabwe, Czech art and a great Australian job

News Quiz

Zimbabwe, Czech art and a great Australian job

Zimbabwe, Czech art and a great Australian job. Know your news? Take the quiz.

Posted: January 16, 2009 13:29   Comments: 0
How Nicaraguans see the U.S.

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How Nicaraguans see the U.S.

Worldfocus special correspondent Lynn Sherr travels to Nicaragua to discuss baseball, U.S. relations and Barack Obama.

Posted: January 16, 2009 13:25   Comments: 2
All eyes gaze at Gaza in Amman, Jordan

Perspectives

All eyes gaze at Gaza in Amman, Jordan

Rawan Jabaji, an associate producer with PBS's Wide Angle, travels to Amman and discusses how Jordanians are responding to the conflict in Gaza.

Posted: January 16, 2009 13:19   Comments: 8
U.S. needs to broker peace in the Middle East

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U.S. needs to broker peace in the Middle East

Charles Sennott, the executive editor of international news Web site GlobalPost, discusses the need for Middle East coverage that is more conscious of history and ways for the U.S. to engage with the Middle East.

Posted: January 16, 2009 12:11   Comments: 20
Q&A: Ask your questions about Somalia’s lawlessness

Ask Your Questions

Q&A: Ask your questions about Somalia’s lawlessness

Next Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. EST, Worldfocus.org's radio show will explore the worsening situation in Somalia, a place where pirates are only symptomatic of the lawlessness and instability onshore. Ask your questions here.

Posted: January 15, 2009 20:50   Comments: 3
Full show: January 15, 2009

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Full show: January 15, 2009

Watch the show from Thursday, January 15: Gaza, European gas, world markets, Australian credit, cholera, Agent Orange and controversial art.

Posted: January 15, 2009 18:32   Comments: 2
Gaza aid compound struck by Israeli fire

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Gaza aid compound struck by Israeli fire

Andrew Whitley of the UNRWA office for Palestine refugees discusses the current humanitarian situation in Gaza and the U.N. compound that was struck by Israeli shells.

Posted: January 15, 2009 17:14   Comments: 37

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