Turkish Media Accuse Frequent ‘Worldview’ Guest of Plotting Coup, Slavery in Mauritania and Global Notes
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On today's show:
- The Turkish government has accused a frequent Worldview guest of being behind the July 15, 2016 failed coup attempt to overthrow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. We ask Henri Barkey of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars to answer Turkey’s accusations against him.
- We discuss what is being done to stop slavery in Mauritania with the Chicago-based Abolition Institute.
- We talk World Music Festival Chicago with Radio M's Tony Sarabia.