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This week's UpFront features Nobel Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman discussing who she holds most responsible for the war in Yemen and her message for U.S. President Donald Trump.
In the Arena segment, we debate whether the Brexit referendum was a mistake.
In this week's "Upfront" Chief Executive of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah talks about peace talks with the Taliban and the challenges facing his government, which controls barely 55 percent of its own districts.
And in the Arena segment, we debate whether the United States's so-called "war on drugs" has been a failure.
The planet is facing a crisis. Temperatures continue to rise, bringing extreme weather, exacerbating food shortages, and leading to the extinction of some species. Scientists have repeatedly warned that the impacts of climate change are becoming irreversible.
What will it take for politicians and the public to tackle climate change and implement policies that bring actual change? And what role does the world economic structure play in perpetuating the crisis?
In this week's "Upfront," 2020 Trump campaign adviser Marc Porter talks about the findings of the Mueller report and whether he thinks the U.S. president obstructed justice.
Also, in a special interview, Nobel Peace laureate and Iranian dissident Shirin Ebadi explains why the government in Iran must change, and how she thinks it can be done.
And in the arena, it is discussed whether former ISIL fighters, their wives and children should be allowed back to their home countries.
A documentary about the burning of wood at an industrial scale for energy.KCET Original
Off the coast of California, the disappearing abalone population is raising flags about ocean health and the lasting impact of rising sea temperatures, acidification and pollution.KCET Original
Following groups like “Guardians of the Forest,” we explore illegal lumber poaching in the forests of Brazil and Oregon, where citizens and scientists are working together to combat the illegal lumber trade.KCET Original
At an emergency meeting of Arab leaders, Saudi Arabia’s king accuses Iran of developing nuclear and ballistic missiles.KCET Original
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A controversial spy is lauded by some for fighting terrorism and derided by others who claim she finds terror plots where none exist.
Donald Trump calls Iran a “nation of terror”; the WHO decides against declaring the recent ebola outbreak a global emergency; thousands of Brazilians protest the president’s pension reforms; and a Qatar discrimination case against the UAE is approved,
"Herman's House" is a moving account of the remarkable expression Herman Wallace's struggle found in an unusual project proposed by artist Jackie Sumell.
The U.S. accuses Iran of attacking two vessels in the Gulf of Oman; Sudan’s ruling military council admits ordering the dispersal of a sit-in protest; and a second person dies of ebola in Uganda.
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