The Heat

February 18, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine crisis

The United States claims, again, that a Russian invasion is imminent while Moscow accuses the U.S. of hysteria. So far, it is only a war of words.

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February 16, 2022

The Heat: China-Latin America ties

As China and Mexico celebrate 50 years of diplomatic ties, we take a look at Chinese relations with Latin America. And how it’s changing the geopolitical landscape in the region.

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February 9, 2022

The Heat: Russia-Ukraine tensions

The week started with high-level meetings to discuss the Russia-Ukraine crisis. Here, in Washington DC, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz met with U.S. President Joe Biden and tried to dispel fears that NATO countries were divided on how to deal with the threat. Last Friday, in […]

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February 1, 2022

The Heat: Chinese New Year

The festivities kicked off with China Media Group’s major Spring Festival Gala as hundreds of millions of Chinese tuned in to watch the TV extravaganza.

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January 22, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine Tensions

No breakthroughs after a meeting between the Russian Foreign Minister and the U.S. Secretary of State about the situation in Ukraine. So, what happens next?

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January 19, 2022

The Heat: Social media vs. legacy media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube are just a few of the social media giants that have changed the way we communicate and share stories. But how are these platforms impacting the news?

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January 14, 2022

The Heat: Ukraine crisis

Moscow expresses frustration over security talks with the US and its allies as tension continues over Russian troops along its border with Ukraine.

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December 17, 2021

The Heat: U.S. Immigration

It’s a program President Biden once called “inhumane.” Yet thousands of migrants are once again waiting in Mexico for the chance to have their asylum claims heard by the United States.

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December 15, 2021

The Heat: Climate Change 2021

From floods to drought… Wildfires and rising sea levels. 2021 – a year of extreme weather events that brought new focus to the climate change crisis.

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December 9, 2021

The Heat: U.S. politics

The U.S. Congress approves almost 770 billion dollars for military spending while investments in infrastructure and social programs hang in the balance.

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