Issues in the News - Voice of America
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Prominent Washington correspondents discuss topics making headlines around the world.
||CleanCatalonia's Separatist Bid - October 13, 2017||This week on Issues in the News, discussions include the latest on the Catalan separatist referendum in Spain, the possibility of decertifying Iran’s nuclear program and the newly-released American couple held for five years by the Taliban. Join David Rennie of The Economist, along with Linda Feldman of The Christian Science Monitor and Richard Latendresse of the French Canadian broadcaster TVA this Saturday and Sunday on the Voice of America!||10/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMass Shooting in Las Vegas - October 06, 2017||This week on Issues in the News, join moderator Tom DeFrank, Contributing Editor to the National Journal, Michael Williams, CBS Radio contributor and Jim Malone, VOA Senior National correspondent as they talk about the week’s news, including the mass shooting in Las Vegas, the politics of hurricane relief in Puerto Rico, and the possibility President Trump may decertify the Iran deal. Listen this Saturday and Sunday on the Voice of America!||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanU.S. Late in Responding to Puerto RIco Hurricane? - September 29, 2017||Listen as prominent Washington correspondents discuss the latest issues in the news, including U.S. response to the hurricane disaster in Puerto Rico and separatist movements in Spain and Iraq. David Rennie, Washington Bureau Chief of The Economist and Laura Meckler, Staff Writer for the Wall Street Journal talk about the latest stories on Issues in the News on the Voice of America.||9/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrump Talks to the United Nations - September 22, 2017||This week on Issues in the News - join moderator David Rennie of The Economist, along with our panelists, Philippe Gelie of Le Figaro and Michael Williams of CBS Radio News as they discuss the week's top stories including President Trump's speech to the U-N General Assembly and the devastating natural disasters that hit the Western Hemisphere in the past few weeks.||9/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
What happened to Issues?
Why has Encounter replace Issues? Issues in the News was an excellent open discussion. Encounter is stilted.