We talk with a lawyer representing Guantanamo detainees about his decision to participate in the ongoing hunger strike for a week. Writer Julia Ioffe joins Worldview to talk about how the Russians have handled the Edward Snowden case. Two local teachers take their passion for education to Ghana.
Russia has one of the highest rates of abortion in the world: 53.7 abortions per 1,000 women between the ages of 15 and 44, according to recent UN statistics. In recent years, Russian leaders, worried about the country's declining population, have increasingly begun to view abortion as a threat to national security.
Vladimir Putin won another victory in yesterday’s presidential elections in Russia. Putin, who has been either president or prime minister for the past 12 years, was expected to win. Putin's victory comes with widespread allegations of fraud – by international observers and his opponents