Venezuela Prison Fire Sparks Violent Pre-Easter Protests, Venezuela Prison Fire Sparks Violent Pre-Easter Protests, Milos Stehlik Interviews Filmmaker Everardo González On 'Devil's Freedom', And Weekend Passport: Henrik Ibsen’s 'An Enemy of the People' At The Goodman Theatre
On today's show:
- Phil Levy, a senior fellow on the global economy at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, joins us to discuss President Trump's trade strategy.
- Venezuela is suffering from political and economic turmoil, including a food shortage so severe that Catholics can’t bake communion bread for Easter. We discuss the crisis with David Smilde, a senior fellow at the Washington Office on Latin America.
- Mexico’s ongoing drug war is mounting casualties by the tens of thousands, and documentarian Everardo González examines the violence from the perspectives of both victims and perpetrators in his latest film.
- The Goodman Theatre is currently showing Robert Falls’ new production of Henrik Ibsen’s classic play “An Enemy of the People.” Actor Philip Earl Johnson joins us.