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August 17, 2017
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Terror in Barcelona, how other countries deal with problematic monuments, Reagan's infamous joke A van was used to carry out a terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday. Also, we look at how South Africa has dealt with monuments that honor apartheid-era leaders. And we remember how a joke uttered by President Ronald Reagan caused a lot of anxiety in the Soviet Union.
Meet the antifa, responding to racism, NAFTA talks start A guide to becoming an engaged, change-making citizen in the age of Trump. Plus, a profile of an anti-fascist activist in Charlottesville. And a veteran eclipse watcher from Australia travels to Idaho.
Trump goes back to blaming 'both sides,' deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone, what we learn from solar eclipses President Donald Trump makes new comments on the racist violence in Charlottesville and returns to blaming "both sides." Also, North Korea takes a step back from threatening the US; so, is President Donald Trump's "threat diplomacy" working? Also, the Chinese appetite for Red Delicious is good news for US farmers.
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Spanish police stop second attack after 13 killed in Barcelona Five attackers are killed by police in Cambrils after an earlier van attack in Barcelona left 13 dead.
Trump defends 'beautiful' Civil War statues The president says history and culture is "being ripped apart" by the removal of Confederate statues.
USS Fitzgerald: US Navy to discipline dozen sailors The destroyer was damaged in a collision off Japan in June, in which seven sailors were killed.
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