The Heat

July 12, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine Crisis

The conflict in Ukraine rages on. With more than 30 people now reported killed after an apartment building was hit over the weekend.

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July 7, 2022

The Heat: United Nations – Sustainable Development

In 2015 all member states of the United Nations adopted an ambitious plan for the future. It’s called the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The UN describes it as an urgent call to action for both developed and developing countries.  

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July 6, 2022

The Heat: U.S. mass shooting

The governor of Illinois voices his anger, after another mass shooting in the United States. This time a gunman targeted a Fourth of July parade outside Chicago.

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June 28, 2022

The Heat: G7 Summit

Western leaders at the G7 Summit pledge their continued support for Ukraine, including more sanctions against Moscow.

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June 23, 2022

The Heat: U.S. gun reform & January 6th hearings

An election official testifies that former President Donald Trump pressured him to find more votes to overturn the 2020 election result. And for the first time in nearly 30 years, the U.S. Senate moves forward on a bipartisan gun safety bill.

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June 16, 2022

The Heat: WTO meeting

A crucial World Trade Organization meeting has been extended by a day as delegates try to get international trade back on track.

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May 31, 2022

The Heat: Colombia election

Two anti-establishment politicians, promising change, will face off next month in Colombia’s presidential runoff election. We will discuss what’s looking like an anti-incumbency trend throughout Latin America.

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May 25, 2022

The Heat: Russia-Ukraine conflict

As the Russia-Ukraine conflict enters its fourth month, we hear from the former president of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko. And, a former spokesman for Russia’s president Vladimir Putin responds. 

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May 21, 2022

The Heat: BRICS meeting

The BRICS group of developing countries might be adding more letters to its name. We will talk about the future of the bloc.

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May 7, 2022

The Heat: Russia-Ukraine conflict

Russian attacks on the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol continue as Ukrainian fighters try to hold out. And, some civilians who were trapped for weeks, have been evacuated. What’s next in this deadly conflict?

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