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    • Bhutan Carried out a Nationwide Program to Spay and Neuter Its Stray Dogs

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Bhutan Carried out a Nationwide Program to Spay and Neuter Its Stray Dogs" is from the June 16, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • President Erdogan's Attempts to Silence Turkish Satirists: Not Working

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "President Erdogan's Attempts to Silence Turkish Satirists: Not Working" is from the August 4, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Look Out Colbert, Armenia's Got Funnymen With a Few Jokes for America

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Carol Hills
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Two Armenian Ph.D.s, just trying to push their country forward by making jokes about it. Meet the anchors of Armenia's first satirical news program, ArmComedy.

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    • From Tropical Detention, a Sudanese Asylum-Seeker Bonds With an Australian Journalist Through WhatsApp

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Aziz is a 25-year-old Sudanese migrant, stuck in an Australian offshore detention camp, hoping to be resettled in the United States. Michael is a journalist in Australia trying to find out what it's like to live in that island prison. He and Aziz are audio pen pals.

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    • 'The Cosby Show's' Legacy in South Africa

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "'The Cosby Show's' Legacy in South Africa" is from the May 28, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • 'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Is Trying to Rebuild His Comedy Career in the U.S. It’s Hard.

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The Egyptian heart surgeon-turned-satirist laughed his way through the Arab Spring ... right into exile. Now he's in the United States relaunching his career and laughing about that, too.

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    • Sweden Opens a Hotline to Report Mansplaining

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Have you been mansplained? Wanna vent about it? If you're in Sweden, you can. Gender specialist operators are standing by.

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    • That Freezer Full of Tiger Cubs in Thailand Isn't the End of the Story

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "That Freezer Full of Tiger Cubs in Thailand Isn't the End of the Story" is from the June 2, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Trump Worries Europe, Immigrants Leave US for Canada, K-Pop School in New York.

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Length: 45 mins
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    What's normal and what's not about Trump's first month in office? Also, can the media remember world news beyond the US president? Plus, a visit to a New York school where you can learn how to be a Korean pop star.

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    • Is There Anything Funny About 9/11?

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Is There Anything Funny About 9/11?" is from the September 11, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • Is the Australian Government Enabling Crimes Against Humanity in Its Offshore Detention Centers?

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Australia's offshore detention camps have been brought to the attention of the International Criminal Court. Human rights lawyers want the ICC to investigate whether crimes against humanity are being committed there.

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    • A Detainee at One of Australia's Offshore Camps Is on a Hunger Strike and Near Death

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    An Iranian cartoonist in a remote South Pacific detention camp messages his thoughts and feelings about being in limbo for nearly four years.

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    • Abducted. Enslaved. In and out of the News for Two Years. The Chibok Girls Are Still Missing

    • By: Carol Hills, David Leveille
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "Abducted. Enslaved. In and out of the News for Two Years. The Chibok Girls Are Still Missing" is from the April 14, 2016 edition of PRI's The World.

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    • An Unlikely Suspect Is Arrested in Connection to Over 100 Bomb Threats Against U.S. Jewish Centers

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    An Israeli teenager is suspected of being behind the bomb threats. The big question is: What were his motives?

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    • Everyone Has an Opinion About Donald Trump, Including ISIS Recruits

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Want to find out what ISIS jihadist recruits think of Donald Trump? Ask them.

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    • For the Asylum-Seekers in One of Australia's Controversial Offshore Detention Camps, There's Good News and Bad News

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The U.S. agreed to resettle refugees stuck in an Australian-run offshore detention facility. But with the camp slated to be shut down in late October, not a single refugee has been approved.

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    • This Is What a Complete Lack of Freedom Looks Like

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 7 mins
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    You're kidnapped and put in a room with no windows, no books, no TV, nothing, and you're handcuffed to a radiator. You have no idea if or when you're going to be released. Cartoonist Guy Delisle captures the desperation of this true story.

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    • Trump and Merkel Meet, East-West Culture Gap Explained, Kids' Virtual Tug of War

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Length: 45 mins
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    Today, how Korean senior citizens in Queens would feel Trump's budget cuts. Also, author Gish Jen on the East-West culture gap. And an unlikely friendship forged by the legacy of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima.

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    • The Aleppo Tragedy Has Left One Arab Satirist With Nothing to Say

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Lebanese satirist Karl Sharro loves to poke fun at the state of the Arab world. But the tragedy of Aleppo has left him doubting satire's role for the first time in his life.

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    • Flynn? Russia? Presidential Tweets? Political Cartoonists Around the Globe Weigh In

    • By: Carol Hills
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Political cartoonists are, by definition, irreverent. But the Michael Flynn affair and the Russian connection drama (complete with Presidential tweets) has satirists dropping their jaw.

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