Worldview: January 10, 2017 | WBEZ
Skip to main content


Obama’s Foreign Policy Legacy: Pivot To Asia, Black GIs In China, And U.S. Eugenics Laws

On today's show:

  • We examine President Obama’s so-called 'Pivot to Asia' strategy.
  • The story of an African-American soldier fighting in the Korean War who, captured by the Chinese Red Army, settled in China after his release. The BBC spoke with his daughter.
  • A new documentary, The State of Eugenics, examines the history of U.S. sterilization laws and how they impacted the people who were selected for sterilization.

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.