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November 17, 2020

The Heat: RCEP Trade Deal

An historic achievement – China and 14 other Asian countries sign a massive trade agreement. We’ll discuss what it means for the region and the world.

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November 14, 2020

The Heat: US presidential race and coronavirus surge

China on Friday congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, saying China will respect the choice of the American people…one week after the US media projected the former United States Vice President as the winner of the presidential election.

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November 4, 2020

Heat Special U.S. Election Night Preview

Our special show leading up to the 2020 U.S. election took an in-depth look at American domestic and foreign policy. In the first half of the show, Mike Walter discussed key domestic issues such as the pandemic, the economy and racial justice with:

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October 28, 2020

The Heat: U.S. Presidential Race

In the home stretch.
United States President Donald Trump and Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden hit key swing states in the campaign’s final week. Will it be four more years of Trump or a new Biden administration?

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October 10, 2020

The Heat: did the U.S. overthrow Evo Morales?

New and alarming questions over last year’s Bolivian election that led to the fall of former President Evo Morales. A recent investigation suggests flaws in the audit that accused Morales of rigging the vote. Was he the victim of a coup?

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October 1, 2020

The Heat: U.S. Presidential Debate

Trailing in the polls, the president plowed through the debate rules, interrupting both the moderator and his opponent in an aggressive attempt to win new voters and solidify his base.

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September 30, 2020

The Heat: Yemen Crisis

The Yemeni government and Houthi rebels agree to the largest prisoner exchange since the conflict in Yemen began. Is an end to the brutal war in sight?

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September 25, 2020

The Heat: Brexit Controversy

The controversy over Brexit is back. Why does the United Kingdom want to tear up parts of an international agreement with the European Union?

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September 25, 2020

The Heat: UN General Debate

U.S. and China showing very different approaches to world diplomacy on the first day of ​this year’s United Nations General Debate.

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September 22, 2020

The Heat: Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Remembering an American icon. United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has passed away at the age of 87. We take a look back at her life, legacy and the political fallout from her death.

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September 15, 2020

The Heat: China-EU summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and leaders of the European Union meet for a second round of talks aimed at boosting trade and investment. Is the Asian economic powerhouse pivoting towards Europe?

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