We discuss how the Taliban and mistrust of the West have contributed to an increase of treatable diseases like polio in Pakistan. And, we check in with a group that helps support child headed households in Zimbabwe through social enterprise projects.
We assess the Obama administration's treatment of whistleblowers. Ethnic clashes erupt after the killing of a young man in Guinea Conakry. Zimbabwean musician Chiwoniso Maraire dies unexpectedly at age 37.
We get an update on conflict in Niger. Thomas Reese gives us a history lesson on the Vatican Bank. Tony Hawkins joins us from Zimbabwe to talk about the upcoming presidential election and the political landscape there.