Time After Time: Egypt Protests, US Refugee Program, Landmines
Protesters tried to mobilize across Egypt today for a second week of anti-government demonstrations. But security forces were out in force after days of making arrests. We’ll explain why President el-Sisi is coming under fire. Meanwhile, it was supposed to be the UN’s big week, but the General Assembly meetings got buried under news of drama in DC. We’ll bring you up to speed. Also on the show: the US is cutting back its refugee admissions program, and Prince Harry walks in his mother’s footsteps.
Power Moves: Whistleblower Complaint, Israeli Politics, and ‘Gini Index’
Competing Interests: Refugee Crisis, Campaign Finances, Mortgage Rates
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“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 Friday morning.