PRI's The World: 07/07/2015Today we offer two perspectives on the Greek crisis. First, is it the beginning of the end of modern Europe, or should we remain bullish on a united Europe? We also check in with a German man who gave up his job in finance to move to Greece. Eventually, he started a wine exporting business, and now, with the latest crisis, he's making contingency plans in case there's a return to the drachma. Plus we have the amazing story of Árstíđir, a singing group from Iceland that got its big break when a video of them performing in a German train station went viral.
PRI's The World: 07/06/2015By a wide margin, the Greeks have said "No" to the latest austerity deal offered by its European counterparts, but the big unanswered question remains: Now what? Also, Pope Francis begins a visit to South America. He's in Ecuador today, where he may square off with the country's conservative president, Rafael Correa. Plus, we'll have a wrap-up of the Women's World Cup, which ended in dramatic fashion Sunday with America's 5-2 victory over Japan.
PRI's The World: 07/03/2015We're firing up the grill, and setting off some fireworks ? without even leaving the studio. Plus, Human Rights Watch got access to the city of Sadda in Yemen. They found evidence of war violations committed there. Also, two bomb blasts in Bogotá, Colombia have residents rattled. Authorities are blaming a gang with links to a guerrilla group.