The Heat

December 16, 2019

The Heat: UK Election

After Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party’s big victory in the United Kingdom’s general election, what does it mean for Brexit and Britain?

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December 12, 2019

The Heat: Climate crisis

A race against the clock to save the planet. Delegates from nearly 200 countries discuss ways to tackle climate change. But will the rhetoric result in any real action?

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December 5, 2019

The Heat: Blockchain

China is promoting the development of Blockchain. We will take a look at what the technology can bring to the world.

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December 4, 2019

The Heat: NATO Summit at 70

Leaders from its 29 member states gathered in London this week to discuss major issues confronting the group including security and the fight against terrorism.

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December 2, 2019

The Heat: Climate emergency

Declaring a “climate emergency” – For the first time, scientists used the expression in a study and called for rapid and radical changes to reverse the course. On tonight’s episode of the Heat, the panel discusses those findings with one of the authors of the report.

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November 26, 2019

The Heat: Unrest in Latin America

Plagued by a debt crisis, the economy of the region was brought to a standstill. Now many countries in Latin America fear those conditions could be returning.

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November 19, 2019

The Heat: Bolivia crisis

Bolivia remains in political limbo, after Evo Morales resigned as president and accepted asylum in Mexico following a disputed election. What can we expect for the future of Bolivia?

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November 13, 2019

The Heat: BRICS 2019

The BRICS 2019 summit in Brazil. What’s on the agenda? And, what do five world leaders hope to accomplish?

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November 11, 2019

The Heat: Spain Election

Voters in Spain went to the polls on Sunday in the country’s second general election since April. It was also Spain’s fourth general election in the last four years.

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November 8, 2019

The Heat: China global trade

Chinese President Xi Jinping talks free trade and foreign investment, plus have China and the United States agreed to phase out those tariffs?

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November 1, 2019

The Heat: The threat of ISIL

ISIL names its new leader, after Al-Baghdadi was killed during a US raid. We will discuss what we can expect on the fight against extremism.

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October 30, 2019

The Heat: Lebanon Protests

For two weeks, thousands of anti-government protesters have blocked major streets in Beirut and cities across Lebanon, paralyzing the country.

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October 25, 2019

The Heat: Catalonia protests

An estimated half a million people flood the streets of Barcelona, after a court sentences several leaders for fighting for Catalonian independence from Spain.

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October 4, 2019

The Heat: China’s 70th Anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping joined thousands in Tiananmen Square for a massive celebration. It included a large military parade with 15,000 personnel taking part. On display were some of China’s new and advanced weapons including the Dongfeng-41 nuclear missile.

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