Has the World Abandoned the Uighur Muslims? | Link TV
Has the World Abandoned the Uighur Muslims?
This episode of "Upfront" includes an interview with a Uighur refugee, and a debate on whether data theft, interference and illegal spending tainted the Brexit referendum.
In this week's Special Interview, Uighur activist and president of the Uyghur American Association, Ilshat Hassan, discusses China's detention of religious minorities, and the effect it has had on him and his family.
On Reality Check, we examine some of French President Emmanuel Macron's policies and whether it can still be claimed that he is a champion of liberal democracy.
In the Arena, we debate if the 2016 Brexit referendum was a free and fair vote, or if it was tainted by illegal spending and foreign interference.
A look at the #MeToo campaign, which has been criticized for excluding certain voices, is being received outside of the West.
In 2006, the slogan #MeToo started as a movement by American activist Tarana Burke as a way to show solidarity with victims of sexual assault. That slogan went viral overnight in the wake of Hollywood's Harvey Weinstein scandal last October, which prompted women around the world to break a lot of the silence around sexual assault and harassment and began to share their stories, with more than 12 million posts on Facebook in just 24 hours.
In this week's UpFront, Hassan challenges author and Harvard professor Steven Pinker on his new book, "Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism and Progress," in which he argues that data shows the world is becoming a better place.
And in the Arena, journalist Afua Hirsch and Claire Fox, author and director of the U.K.-based think-tank the Academy of Ideas, discuss racism in the United Kingdom, and the kind of conversations needed to address it.
Deepak Chopra explains why there can be no solution to global warming in the absence of personal transformation.KCET Original
Brazil’s former president, Lula da Silva, is freed from jail after a Supreme Court ruling.KCET Original
After a violent confrontation at home, Anna asks Nicky for help.KCET Original
Scientists and doctors are embracing alternative concepts that Indigenous peoples have practiced for thousands of years, by using medicinal plant knowledge that informed much our pharmacopeia.KCET Original
A documentary about the burning of wood at an industrial scale for energy.KCET Original
Burying their dead, thousands of mourners march through Gaza in a funeral procession for family of eight people killed in an overnight Israeli air strike.
A drama about the Algerian struggle for independence from France after WWII.
Two veteran diplomats testify in the first televised hearings as part of the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump.
Bolivia’s ousted president Evo Morales lands in Mexico.
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