Look Back in Anger: Abuse Claims, Pension Strikes, Talkative Robots
A handful of states are passing laws to help victims of child sexual abuse seek justice. We’ll explain why one new law in New Jersey could end up helping victims across the country. Meanwhile, French workers took to the streets to protest a proposed change to the pension system. We’ll connect the dots between France’s recent history of protests and how this new one is playing out. Also on today’s show: the positives and negatives of negative interest rates, and a rebooted robot returns to space.
I Fought the Law: Impeachment, Hospital Bills, Salon Chemicals
Going Viral: Measles in Samoa, Uber Safety Data, Yuletide Insults
About The Show
“Skimm This” is a weekly news program that breaks down important stories from the past week and adds context and clarity to answer the questions on your mind. Every Thursday evening.