Worldview traveled to India with the India Development Service. This stop in Delhi was a visit to an environmental group that works with rag pickers. Together they’ve made recycling into a profitable proposition. We also talk about the historic deal reached with Iran and the anniversary of the Falkland Islands War.
As the self-imposed deadline is reached, talks between the P5+1 and the Iranian delegation continue. A deal is close to being reached so we opened the line to our listeners to join in the conversation. We also welcomed Cheryl Besenjak from Growing Healthy People to tell us about her organization's mission to train veterans to become farmers.
A historic deal continues to be discussed in Switzerland that could determine the future of a nuclear Iran. We'll discuss what's at stake. We also talk to the co-founder of Engineers Without Borders about the impact his organization is having on the developing world.
The deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran has been extended for seven months. We'll take a look at what the extension could mean with Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, and Joseph Cirincione, president of Ploughshares Fund.
Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser spent six years examining the state of the U.S. nuclear arsenal. His joins us to talk about his book 'Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety,' which documents his findings.
Exelon, one of the largest utility providers in the country, will be reducing the amount of energy it provides from some of it’s Illinois nuclear power plants. That concerns David Kolata, Executive Director of The Citizen Utility Board. He worries that the company is reducing supply, in order to increase the price of electricity.