Jeffrey Winters of Northwestern University joins us to discuss the suicide bombing attack in Indonesia. We’ll hear about a new film on the African director Ousmane Sembène and take a new exhibit on race at the Field Museum in Chicago.
Indonesia is set to execute several drug offenders this week, the majority of them foreign nationals. Jeffrey Winters explains what the is the political ambition behind this war on drugs. We also talk with Stephen Eisenman about the fading out of animal acts in circus shows and the overall animal rights legislation.
Joko Widodo has been declared the winner of the Indonesian presidential election, but his opponent, Prabowo Subianto, is challenging the results on accusations of fraud. We'll take a look at the allegations.[View the story "Worldview: Indonesian election results" on Storify]
The U.S. Congress takes up the resolution on Syria. A boat draws attention to the West Papuan independence movement. The U.S. Department of Defense agrees to sell attack helicopters to the Indonesian military.