The Newsmakers

COVID-19: Are US Anti-Lockdown Protests Justified?

The US death toll from COVID-19 is far greater than anywhere else in the world. But in several states across America, protesters are demanding an end to the lockdown. Are they right to be angry? Or just completely misguided? Plus, we'll delve deeper into the origins of America's unique response to the coronavirus outbreak. Guests: Eddie Scarry Columnist for the Washington Examiner Devin Burghart Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights President David Quammen Author of 'Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic' Betsy Gaines Quammen Environmental Historian and Writer

Palestinians deliver aid to Covid-19 patients with drones

Palestinians deliver aid to Covid-19 patients with drones

US protesters demand reopening of state economies

US protesters demand reopening of state economies

Trump criticises coronavirus lockdown orders of some states

Trump criticises coronavirus lockdown orders of some states

Parts of Europe tighten measures as cases surge

Parts of Europe tighten measures as cases surge

Israel's New Era?

Israel's New Era?

Can the New Israeli PM Save His Thin Majority?

Can the New Israeli PM Save His Thin Majority?

Peru and Mexico’s Fragmented Presidential Elections

Peru and Mexico’s Fragmented Presidential Elections

Denmark To Send Asylum Seekers Offshore and Deport Syrian Refugees

Denmark To Send Asylum Seekers Offshore and Deport Syrian Refugees

Iran’s Guardian Council Accused of Rigging Upcoming Elections

Iran’s Guardian Council Accused of Rigging Upcoming Elections

Right-Wing Politician Naftali Bennett in Bid to Unseat Netanyahu

Right-Wing Politician Naftali Bennett in Bid to Unseat Netanyahu

Israeli Opposition Agree to Form Government and Oust Netanyahu

Israeli Opposition Agree to Form Government and Oust Netanyahu

Belarus Opposition Leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya Speaks Out

Belarus Opposition Leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya Speaks Out

Belarus Grows Reliant on Russia

Belarus Grows Reliant on Russia

Belarus Opposition on Alert

Belarus Opposition on Alert

Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Reportedly Declared Dead Again

Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Reportedly Declared Dead Again

Political Pawns?

Political Pawns?

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