Humanitarian Crises In Afghanistan And Yemen And Vanishing Stepwells Of India
On today's show:
- As Saudi Arabia tries to tighten its foothold in Yemen, bombing raids against Iran-backed Shiite Houthi rebels are escalating a growing refugee crisis. We hear from the co-coordinators of the peace group Voices for Creative Nonviolence.
- India began building stepwells in the fourth century CE. We hear from author Victoria Lautman who wrote a book on these spectacular feats of engineering.