U.S.-China Trade Crisis Heats Up; Puerto Ricanstruction: University Professors Uniting Against Austerity; Does Rejecting Austerity Work?
On Today's Show:
- President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on Chinese goods has contributed to the ongoing trade war between U.S. and China.
- Magnitude 6.9 earthquake hits Indonesia.
- Among other austerity measures, oversight board proposes the University of Puerto Rico close seven of its eleven campuses and double its tuition.
- In many parts of the world, the debts that come from deficits leads to periods of great austerity.