The Heat

March 21, 2020

The Heat: Covid-19 Pandemic

People all around the globe are staying at home to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In some cases, it is mandatory. Countries like Argentina are under lockdown. In the United States, California and New York ordered all non-essential workers to stay at home.

March 18, 2020

The Heat: Coronavirus pandemic

Fighting on the frontlines, United States President Donald Trump declares a state of emergency, as the nation continues to struggle against the coronavirus pandemic.

March 11, 2020

The Heat: Syria’s civil war

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan traveled to Brussels to discuss Syrian migrant issues with the European Union. And will the ceasefire negotiated with Russia hold?

March 5, 2020

The Heat: Violence in New Delhi

Tensions remain high in India’s capital after riots erupt in the streets of Delhi. We’ll discuss the response by Narendra Modi’s government and why many fear more violence.

February 17, 2020

The Heat: Syria’s Civil War

Syria’s civil war rages on as government forces battle for control of the rebels’ remaining strongholds. And, hundreds of thousands have fled the fighting leading to a humanitarian crisis.

February 13, 2020

The Heat: Brazil’s Bolsa Familia

Tens of millions of people lifted out of poverty in the past 15 years. We will take a look at Brazil’s efforts to reduce inequality, the examples other countries could follow and the challenges ahead.

February 8, 2020

The Heat: Celebrating the Oscars

Who will take home the Oscar on Hollywood’s big night? Of the 9 nominees for Best Picture, will it be “1917”? Which of the contenders will win Best Actress or Best Actor? And, what’s next for China’s growing film industry?

February 5, 2020

The Heat: Iowa Caucuses

After a night of confusion and suspense, former US Mayor Pete Buttigieg is leading the Iowa caucuses with two-thirds of the votes counted.

January 29, 2020

The Heat: Venezuela Political Crisis

It’s been a year since opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president of Venezuela. Despite threats and economic sanctions from the United States, Nicolas Maduro is still in power.