On today's show:
- Over the weekend, at least 50 people died in a stampede at an Oromo religious festival in Ethiopia. Charles Schaefer of Valparaiso University joins us to discuss the violence.
- Due to tensions over Ukraine and Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced his country won’t give up their nuclear fuel. Nicolai Petro of the University of Rhode Island joins us to discuss the implications.
- Plus, weird favorites from the International Songwriting Competition.