WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses Thursday's Democratic presidential primary debate in Houston, and reports of easing trade tensions between the U.S. and China. After President Trump agreed to delay his next tariff increase on China for two weeks, China purchased its first large order of American soybeans in months.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses tonight's Democratic presidential primary debate in Houston, and a Supreme Court ruling allowing the Trump administration to enforce its restriction on asylum seekers as it is challenged in court.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses a bombing that killed 63 people at a wedding in Afghanistan on Saturday. He also discusses reports that nearly 58,000 asylum seekers are waiting in Mexico, and rumors that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo would be former Vice President Joe Biden's presumptive chief of staff.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses reports that President Trump is heading to El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio following the mass shootings in both cities this past weekend. He also examines the president's calls for unity, and reports that a quarter of the world's population is living with extreme water stress.
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses Tuesday's 2020 Democratic presidential primary debate, where U.S. Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren clashed with more moderate candidates over the issue of "Medicare for All."
WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's ongoing attacks on the Rev. Al Sharpton and other critics of color, and considers whether the president's racial politics will lose him the vote of suburban women.