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The World in 2:00 – July 30, 2015

The World in 2:00

India’s population will surpass China’s in 2022, according to a new survey of global demographics by the United Nations.

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Labor History In 2:00- 7/30

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Jimmy Hoffa missing

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The World in 2:00 – July 29, 2015

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Russia blocks the creation of a MH17 tribunal and the U.N.’s envoy to Syria offers a bleak assessment of the prospect of peace.

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Labor History In 2:00- 7/29

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The Day of the Grape.

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The Day Ahead – July 29, 2015

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More Iranian nuclear hearings at the US Senate, Iraq’s torture record is scrutinized and the African Union debates Burundi’s flawed elections.

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The World in 2:00 – July 28, 2015

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The U.N. warns Turkey and the U.S. against prematurely declaring a ‘safe zone’ inside Syria.

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Labor History In 2:00- 7/28

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The Patterson Silk Strike.

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The World in 2:00 – July 27, 2015

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The Obama Administration balances diplomatic engagement with human rights principles in Kenya, Cuba and Malaysia.

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Washington & The Chattering Class- Ep.1

President Obama, joined by Vice President Biden, announces nuclear agreement with Iran. July 14, 2015

Featuring the Iran deal and our special political round-up.

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Labor History In 2:00- 7/27

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The death of William Sylvis.

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TRNS News Notes- 7/31

Why do people love Trump?
Obama hard sells Iran deal
Highway patch done: Bill to Obama
Congress: A monster Fall ahead
Data in Clinton’s emails: from 5 intel agencies
Senate votes Monday: Defund Planned Parenthood

White House: Obama Does Not Support ‘Ongoing Effort’ To Defund Planned Parenthood

Senate Republicans are expected to hold a vote Monday in an effort to defund Planned Parenthood

White House To Respond To Petition Urging For Extradition Of Cecil The Lion’s Killer

The petition, with 145,000 signatures on whitehouse.gov, calls for the extradition of Walter Palmer, an American dentist that has been charged for killing a famous lion in a Zimbabwe national park.

SIGAR: Taliban Fractured In Afghanistan, ISIL Growing

The Special Inspector Gen. For Afghanistan Reconstruction said that the Taliban is “increasingly fractured, with some commanders claiming allegiance to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.”

The World in 2:00 – July 30, 2015

The World in 2:00

India’s population will surpass China’s in 2022, according to a new survey of global demographics by the United Nations.

Senate Dems: GOP Risking Government Shutdown In Lieu Of Budget Deadlines

Senate Democrats said Thursday that a government shutdown is likely in October if Republicans continue focusing on defunding Planned Parenthood and not the looming budget deadline on Oct. 1.