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"dan carpenter" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Have confidence that some of your mansion cares about our country and that at some point very soon we can take up the legislature But Manchin reiterated his opposition to the sweeping package again and without his support Democrats can't pass the current version and will likely need to restructure it Dear dear Walsh and PR news Senate Democrats are expected to meet virtually tonight to examine the way forward The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says omo cron is now the dominant variant of the coronavirus in the U.S. the CDC says it accounts for about 73% of new infections That represents a 6 fold jump in the proportion of infections in one week Scientists say omo cron is highly contagious but there's still assessing whether the variant results in more serious disease for those who become infected President Biden is expected to talk about COVID-19 vaccines and testing when he speaks this afternoon The National Hockey League says no games will be played Wednesday through Saturday of this week due to spikes in new infections among the NHL's 32 teams Dan Carpenter has more from Toronto The announcement comes just a day after the NHL and the Players Association issued a statement postponing all cross border games until at least December 27th because of rapidly changing border restrictions Now the league and players have reached an agreement to suspend all hockey operations as of Wednesday to Christmas Day Now all 32 teams will get an extended break before all players coaches and staff can resume operations on Sunday and be tested for COVID-19 More than 15% of the leagues more than 700 players are under COVID protocols Pandemic related shutdowns led to the closure of facilities for ten teams 44 of the postponed games have come in the past two weeks For NPR news I'm Dan Carpenter in Toronto Concerns about the spread of the omo cron variant of the coronavirus and high inflation in the U.S. economy since stocks on Wall Street sharply lower again yesterday The Dow the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ each lost more than 1% adding to a string of negative trading days going back to last week Right now Dow futures are up 158 points This is NPR news from Washington Jury deliberations are underway in New York in the trial of British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell She's charged with recruiting miners who were sexually abused by the late financier Jeffrey Epstein NPR's Jasmine cars reports In their closing arguments both the prosecution and the defense focused on the four accusers and their testimony The prosecution described Maxwell as a sophisticated predator The defense focus on what they described as the unreliability of the accusers a contention they've made throughout the case They also stated once again that galene Maxwell is innocent and being tried for the accusations against Jeffrey Epstein The disgraced financier and convicted sex offender died in a New York correctional facility in 2019 It was ruled a suicide Maxwell's trial was expected to go for 6 weeks but ended in half that time Jasmine guards NPR news New York Jurors in Minnesota have begun deliberating in the trial of former suburban Minneapolis police officer Kim Potter She's charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a 20 year old black man Dante Wright during a traffic stop in April as officers struggled to arrest right on an outstanding warrant The jury deliberated for a half day yesterday following the conclusion of closing arguments During testimony Potter said she meant to grab her taser and not her handgun when she shot right No major damage or injuries are reported after a strong earthquake struck off the coast of Northern California yesterday The U.S. geological survey says the quake had a magnitude of 6.2.

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"dan carpenter" Discussed on NPR News Now

NPR News Now

04:33 min | 10 months ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on NPR News Now

"Actual speeds are live from npr news. I'm shay stevens. white house. Officials are reporting progress toward narrowing differences over president. Biden's proposed three and a half trillion dollar spending package press secretary. Jen psaki says that biden wants to gauge where lawmakers stand on the measure. And whether he can help them reach a consensus. Pc's his role as Uniting and as at working to bring together people over common agreement on we're on a path forward and that's his objective so yes these meetings are important. He's looking forward to hearing from people and looking forward to playing a role in bringing people together. He says that biden is holding talks with the democrats who have a range of views on his economic agenda. The president met with house and senate democratic leaders wednesday with plans for follow up sessions today. President biden says the. Us will buy another five hundred. Million doses of the fires cove nineteen vaccine to donate to other countries. Biden says it will bring the total. Us commitment of donated vaccines to roughly one point. One billion. The president says that rich nations should commit to donating more vaccines to poor countries with no political strings attached. The mine administration is promising. A swift investigation in wake of viral images of border patrol agents on horseback corralling haitian migrants along the southern texas border as npr's joel rose reports. The administration is facing mounting criticism. From some prominent democrats the chair of the congressional black caucus congresswoman joyce beatty ohio called. The photos deplorable unthinkable. An almost not real beatty says members of the caucus laid out their concerns in the meeting with senior officials at the white house homeland. Security secretary a hundred. My orcas has promised a speedy investigation. We need to conduct this investigation thoroughly but very quickly. It will be completed in days not weeks. Prominent democrats have also called on the administration to stop expulsion flights to haiti while the country is still reeling from recent disasters. Joel rose. npr news us home. Prices are up fifteen percent from a year ago while the pace of sales slowed a bit. And npr's chris arnold reports that there's still a serious shortage of homes on the market. The number of home sold last month fell by two percent. The national association of realtors says that's mostly because there just aren't enough available homes to buy the median. Price of an existing home is now three hundred fifty seven thousand dollars. Prices have been driven to record highs also because of the shortage of homes for years after the housing bubble burst back more than a decade ago. Homebuilders didn't build enough to keep up with population growth. The pandemic didn't help dramatically pushed up the price. A lumber economists say homebuilders in many areas will eventually catch up but until then it will likely continue to be a tough time to buy a house. Chris arnold npr news us futures are higher in after hours trading. This is npr news. Windy conditions that prompted new evacuation warnings and california's to larry county. We're twenty eight thousand. Acre wildfire is burning and sequoia national forest. Nearly thirteen thousand firefighters are battling the flames forest management is credited with protecting grove of giant sequoia trees. The canadian government is planning a lift to lift a prohibition on direct flights from india. As soon as early next week as dan carpenter reports ontario is also adding enhanced covert nineteen screening protocols regular flights from mineola resume on september twenty. Sixth when that happens. Travelers must show proof of negative cova nineteen molecular tests taken within eighteen hours of their departure. Details of the vaccination must also be uploaded to the arrive. Ken app or website statement from transport. Canada has anyone failing to meet. The requirements will not be allowed to board a flight. People on indirect flights still show negative covered nineteen tests within seventy two hours of their departure. As a test. Three direct flights from india will be allowed before the ban lifts and all passengers will be checked on arrival to make sure the measures are working for npr news. I'm dan carpenter in toronto. The south carolina supreme court has upheld a ban on the removal or relocation of statues and other monuments without prior legislative approval. The law also requires the legislatures permission to rename streets or buildings. It came in a lawsuit filed by the widow of state. Senator clement pinkney. Whose husband was murdered.

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03:15 min | 11 months ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on NPR News Now

"Would continue to target isis k the group behind the suicide bombing at the airport a us drone strike killed two members of the group and wounded a third at the pentagon spokesman. John kirby said the military was pressing ahead with evacuation flights. Nothing has changed about the time line for us and we will do this as safe in an orderly way as possible and that includes being able to continue to evacuate right up until the end the. Us mission is scheduled to in tuesday greg mary. Npr news washington voting rights advocates in many parts of the country rallied saturday in support of federal legislation to protect voter access to the ballot. Box wilkin brutus from member station w. l. r. n. reports on a rally in palm beach county florida business leaders elected officials and voting rights advocates gathered at gains park in west palm beach to voice support for expanding access to the voting booth the president of the democratic black caucus of palm beach county attorney. Richard riles says people need to send a message rallies like this allow young people to see into here and to learn to become a part of the process. Motivate congress riles says. He's tired of what he sees. As an effort to disenfranchise voters there have been attacks against the marginalized and disenfranchised communities in this country. The almost from the outset voting rights activists in florida say only federal legislation will fully protect voters across the country for npr news. I'm wilkin brutus. In palm beach county. This is npr. News ottawa has suspended all passenger flights from morocco for at least thirty days citing an increased risk of cove in nineteen coming into the country. Dan carpenter reports. The government's tracking database shows that passengers confirmed with cova nineteen were on at least twenty-six flights from casablanca morocco to montreal since the middle of august and the latest data from johns hopkins university suggests that morocco has a record high number of cases two hundred and forty five thousand new cases in the past month. The suspension of passenger flights from morocco took effect as of midnight sunday morning and will remain in place for thirty days. Officials say that could be extended passengers hoping to travel to canada from morocco. By an indirect route must have a negative cove in nineteen tests from third country before coming to canada cargo. Medical and military flights are not included in the ban for npr news. I'm dan carpenter chuck in toronto deaths from cova. Nineteen are rising rapidly in oregon so much so the state's arranging for a refrigerator trucks to hold the overflow of bodies one county tillamook on oregon's northeast coast only has one funeral home which is consistently at or exceeding its capacity and josephine county in the southwest part of the state. The vaccination rate is only fifty three percent officials say most hospitalized patients they are unvaccinated california. Fire officials say the kaldor fire and the sierra nevada has now charred more than one hundred forty nine thousand acres. Hundreds of homes and other structures have burned. It began august fourteenth and is now about nineteen percent contained. This is npr.

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Bryan Newland Snags Senate Approval for Indian Affairs Role

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01:38 min | 11 months ago

Bryan Newland Snags Senate Approval for Indian Affairs Role

"On saturday the. Us senate confirmed the nomination of brian. Newlyn to assistant secretary of indian affairs. New england is a former president of the bay mills indian community based on michigan's upper peninsula. A major step. Recently in advancing the may t- people's of manitoba right to self-government is dan carpenter Reports the provinces mateen federation signed a recognition and implementation agreement the deal recognizes the matey of manitoba people's right to self government it also recognizes the federation's authority over citizenship leadership selection elections and the running of their government on behalf of the matey of manitoba. It's a step that lays out what happens next to recognize the f. As an indigenous government under canadian law david charter on the president of the says justices now being achieved. And it's something people have fought for. We've always been a government and no one will ever take that from us. We are the only truly recognize government province-wide in this country of canada. That is a powerful statement being made by canada. This is a legal legitimate document. And i hope. I hope that every party listening odor i ask you now. If you're going to challenge agreement challenge it now but not all are as satisfied as chartrand. The assembly of manitoba chief says ottawa did not consider the implications to the inherent and treaty rights of first nations as the original treaty partners of the crown. They argue first nations. Have yet to be given the right to self-governance chief. Arlen duma says canada's now clearly signaled it prioritizes the may t- over first nations people who claim rights and land that have existed long before the may t- came to be for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Canada, First Nations Reach $8B Settlement Agreement Over Drinking Water Advisories

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01:27 min | 11 months ago

Canada, First Nations Reach $8B Settlement Agreement Over Drinking Water Advisories

"The canadian government has reached an agreement in principle with the first nations to settle to class action lawsuits over drinking water advisories as dan carpenter reports. More than one hundred forty thousand people could be compensated. If the court approves the settlement. The proposed agreement is worth nearly eight billion dollars. One and a half billion would be direct compensation to people who have not had access to clean drinking water. There would also be money for the creation of a four hundred million dollar first nations economic and cultural restoration fund to first nations launched. A class action lawsuits against wall over the lack of safe drinking water in their communities. Mark miller is canada's indigenous services minister as well as forward commitment to support reliable access to safe drinking water on razor with six billion dollars in targeted supports including capital at operations and maintenance and finally the modernization of canada's first nations drinking water legislation the canadian government of prime minister justin trudeau had pledged in two thousand and fifteen to lift all drinking water advisories in first nations communities by march of this year. One hundred and eight advisories have been lifted. Fifty-one remain in effect. Most of them in ontario miller says the agreement in principle brings the parties. a step. Closer to reconciling a long history and it can be celebrated as a step in the right direction toward achieving the goal of clean water for all for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Accusations of Sexual Abuse at Manitoba Residential School Investigated

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01:29 min | 1 year ago

Accusations of Sexual Abuse at Manitoba Residential School Investigated

"The royal canadian mounted police has confirmed. They have been investigating allegations of sexual abuse at a former residential school in manitoba as dan carpenter chuck reports. The investigation has been ongoing for more than a decade. The large-scale criminal investigation was launched in two thousand eleven into allegations of sexual abuse at the ford alexander. Residential school officers traveled to ottawa to review archives of the school and to the manitoba archives. For historical information they ended up interviewing more than seven hundred people across america in the search for potential victims or witnesses since then rcmp officers have compiled a total of seventy five victim and witness statements. Here's dan vandal. The federal minister of northern affairs. The i think the fact that there's an ongoing investigation is Is something that that is is is justified. And we know that there were crimes committed the ford alexander residential school operated from nineteen zero five to one thousand nine hundred seventy it was built on the ford alexander reserve which is now the sad king i nation last week. The first nation began searching the former school site for any unmarked graves. Police say they will not be. Providing any further information about their investigation meanwhile rcmp in saskatchewan of opened an investigation into a death that is alleged to have taken place at a children's home which was not recognized as a residential school but which housed former matey and first nation students for national native news. I'm dan carpenter took

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Mary Simon Officially Becomes Canada's First Inuk Governor General

Native America Calling

01:46 min | 1 year ago

Mary Simon Officially Becomes Canada's First Inuk Governor General

"Mary. Simon has become the first indigenous leader to be sworn in as canada's governor general as dan carpenter reports. A ceremony took place in ottawa on monday. The seventy three year old. Simon of prominent inuk leader and former ambassador has held several key roles in promoting inuit culture. She has also been a social environmental and human rights advocate and negotiator. She knob becomes canada's thirtieth governor-general representing queen elizabeth as head of state is of enormous significance to me thirty nine years ago. When this was the government conference centre. I worked with other indigenous leaders and first ministers to have. Our rights affirmed in the constitution of canada. That moment made this possible in her. First comments as governor general. Simon talked about reconciliation for canada's indigenous. People the urgent crisis of climate change in its impacts and pledged to be an advocate for equality and mental health. She said she would strive to hold together. The tension of the past with the promise of the future in a wise and thoughtful way prime minister justin trudeau said he expects simon to use her unique experience and perspective to help steer canada's future. This is a big place. This is a diverse place and so we need people like ms sign because we need people who build bridges and bring us together. Simon also becomes the commander of canada's armed forces will grant royal assent so bills can become law. She will also play a key role in minority governments when it comes to issues of confidence and the calling of elections. She is expected to serve for five years for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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More Unmarked Graves Likely at Former Residential School Site

Native America Calling

01:31 min | 1 year ago

More Unmarked Graves Likely at Former Residential School Site

"Discovery of unmarked graves near a side of a former indian residential school in british columbia. A local first nation says it has found more than one hundred and sixty undocumented unmarked graves down carpet chuck reports the discovery on lockett island off. The coast of vancouver island was confirmed by the chief of the tribe. Joan brown the island is small. One was once home to the cooper island industrial school. It was run by the roman catholic church from eighteen. Ninety to nineteen seventy five in a statement brown said we understand that many of our brothers and sisters from our neighboring communities attended the cooper island industrial school we also recognized with a tremendous amount of grief and loss that too many did not return home cynthia. Wesley s coma is with the national center for truth and reconciliation. She says she's not surprised. By this discovery. We have been talking about this for decades and many of these survivors has said repeatedly that their children that were buried that were killed or died of various things and they knew that they were there. Nothing unfortunate thing was that people didn't believe that an hour Evidence that in fact this happens. The penalty at nation is hosting to healing sessions on the island in the weeks ahead and a march for children. One survivor of the school says he wants the provincial and canadian governments to step up to help indigenous people still reeling from the realities of the residential schools for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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01:48 min | 1 year ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on Native America Calling

"Canada's assembly of first nations will join may t- and inuit leaders on a trip to the vatican in december to ask for an apology from the pope for the catholic church's role in the residential school system. But as dan carpenter chuck reports the head of the af en says there are no guarantees. They will be successful in getting that apology in his final report released in two thousand and fifty the truth. Reconciliation commission called for the pope to come to canada to personally apologize to the survivors and their families for the abuses indigenous children faced in the residential school system. The anger over the lack of an apology has been heightened by the recent discoveries in british columbia and saskatchewan of hundreds of unmarked graves on the sites of former residential schools. Now assembly of first nations and inuit leaders will make the trip to rome in late december to ask for that apology. Here's perry bell guard the national chief of the a. f. n. the meetings been confirmed at the vatican's or we're going to take that meeting and then as well at that time. Take the opportunity to invite his holiness back to canada. At some point in the future and again there are no guarantees of any kind of apology or anything coming forward. There's no guarantee that he'll even come back to canada but we have to make the attempt bell guard. Says he is optimistic. He says the canadian government and the roman catholic church complicit in the operation of the residential schools. They were funded by the government and run by the churches about one hundred. Fifty thousand native. Children were forced to attend the schools from the late. Eighteen hundreds to nineteen ninety-six. Thousands were abused is not clear. How many died of neglect and abuse. The estimates range from just over four thousand to as many as fifteen thousand the three other churches involved in running the schools be anglican presbyterian and the united have apologized. The catholic church still has not for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Pope Will Meet With Indigenous Leaders About Canada's Residential Schools

Native America Calling

01:48 min | 1 year ago

Pope Will Meet With Indigenous Leaders About Canada's Residential Schools

"Canada's assembly of first nations will join may t- and inuit leaders on a trip to the vatican in december to ask for an apology from the pope for the catholic church's role in the residential school system. But as dan carpenter chuck reports the head of the af en says there are no guarantees. They will be successful in getting that apology in his final report released in two thousand and fifty the truth. Reconciliation commission called for the pope to come to canada to personally apologize to the survivors and their families for the abuses indigenous children faced in the residential school system. The anger over the lack of an apology has been heightened by the recent discoveries in british columbia and saskatchewan of hundreds of unmarked graves on the sites of former residential schools. Now assembly of first nations and inuit leaders will make the trip to rome in late december to ask for that apology. Here's perry bell guard the national chief of the a. f. n. the meetings been confirmed at the vatican's or we're going to take that meeting and then as well at that time. Take the opportunity to invite his holiness back to canada. At some point in the future and again there are no guarantees of any kind of apology or anything coming forward. There's no guarantee that he'll even come back to canada but we have to make the attempt bell guard. Says he is optimistic. He says the canadian government and the roman catholic church complicit in the operation of the residential schools. They were funded by the government and run by the churches about one hundred. Fifty thousand native. Children were forced to attend the schools from the late. Eighteen hundreds to nineteen ninety-six. Thousands were abused is not clear. How many died of neglect and abuse. The estimates range from just over four thousand to as many as fifteen thousand the three other churches involved in running the schools be anglican presbyterian and the united have apologized. The catholic church still has not for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Priest Resigns After Comments About 'Good Done' by Catholic Church on Residential Schools

Native America Calling

01:32 min | 1 year ago

Priest Resigns After Comments About 'Good Done' by Catholic Church on Residential Schools

"A catholic priest and ontario has resigned over comments. He made about the good done in residential schools as dan carbon chuck reports the archdiocese of toronto apologized for the remarks. Who in keenan was the pastor of the merciful redeemer parish in mississauga just west of toronto. He was criticized in june for a sermon in which he talked about canada's residential school system. Part of keenan sermon was posted online. Now i presumed that the same would thank the church for the good that was done in those schools but of course that question was never asked and in fact. We're not allowed even to say that good was done in those schools. Those comments were widely criticized. Here's mississauga mayor. Bonnie crombie his comments show a fundamental misunderstanding of one of the core tragedies of the residential school system in canada. The children were forcibly separated from their parents for the first time. We are truly confronting our history and learning the truth about what really happened. Who statement keenan apologized and acknowledge the pain and anger which has been magnified by his comments. He also pledged to do better. He also said as a catholic priest. He does not condone the residential school system and he regrets deeply that those schools existed cardinal thomas collins of the archdiocese of toronto accepted. Keenan's resignation keenan is now on an indefinite leave of absence for national native news. I'm dan carpenter

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Latest First Nations discovery reveals 182 unmarked graves at Canada school

Native America Calling

01:20 min | 1 year ago

Latest First Nations discovery reveals 182 unmarked graves at Canada school

"Another grim discovery in british columbia the remains of one hundred and eighty two bodies near a former indian residential school. As dan carpenter reports the find was made using ground penetrating radar. The lower kootenai band says the remains were found in unmarked graves near the site of the former saint. Eugene's mission school near cranbrook. The school run by the catholic church operated from nineteen twelve to the nineteen seventies about one hundred members of the kootenai band attended the school. Chief jason lewis says. The ben's leaders met with survivors of the school in the community before making the announcement and louis added his voice to the growing calls for the catholic church to be held accountable for running the schools. The nazis were held accountable for their war crimes. And i see no difference in locating the priests and and the brothers that are responsible to be held accountable for their arts. In this attempt of genocide on indigenous people the announcement comes just a month after another british columbia. First nation found the remains of two hundred and fifteen children buried on the site of a former residential school near kamloops and the remains of seven hundred fifty. One bodies were found near a former residential school in saskatchewan. Other native leaders. Say the need for mental. Health services for survivors will increase as more graves discovered near former residential schools across canada for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Hundreds More Unmarked Graves Found at Former Residential School in Canada

Native America Calling

01:58 min | 1 year ago

Hundreds More Unmarked Graves Found at Former Residential School in Canada

"Another unmarked. Gravesite has been discovered in canada on the grounds of a former indian residential. School and scotch juan as dan carpenter chuck reports. The discovery comes after the remains of two hundred and fifteen bodies were recently found at a school in british columbia because his first nation in saskatchewan. About one hundred miles. East of regina. It's chief cadmus delorme describes what they found. We started dr penetrating research on june. The second of twenty one as of yesterday we have hit seven hundred and fifty one unmarked graves. This is not a mass grave site. These are marked graves. Delorme says the representatives of the catholic church removed the headstones. So today they are unmarked graves. It's not clear. How many of the bodies buried on the site of the former maryvale indian residential school where native children delorme says. There are stories that there were adults buried there as well. What we are going to be doing now is. We are going to be putting names to these unmarked graves. We want to honor loved ones. That lay there today. We want to make sure that we keep that place and preserve it so many could come here. And he'll delorme says. He believes the catholic church which ran the school from eighteen. Ninety eight to nineteen eighty-one will hand over records from the school. He says for now his band has just one book of records from a knowledge keeper and he says while he expects cooperation from the catholic church. He also wants an apology from the pope. The chief of the federation of sovereign indian nations. Bobby cameron says searches of residential school grounds across the country will continue as well as sanatoriums of indian hospitals and any sites where people were taking an abused tortured neglected and murdered for national native news. Dan carpenter

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"And he says, Hey, let's go get out of there now. So we did. Forecasters say the heat is expanding northward into the Pacific Northwest, Amy held NPR news. Canada has reached an important target in its covid vaccination efforts. Dan Carpenter, Chuck reports from Toronto. 20% of the eligible population is now fully vaccinated. Canadian government officials have said that target was needed before there could be any easing of covid 19 health restrictions. In addition to the 20% of people, 12 years and older who are now fully vaccinated, nearly 75% have received at least one dose of the vaccine. Federal government modeling had suggested that once that target was reached, provinces could begin easing restrictions without hospitals being overwhelmed that includes physical distancing and wearing masks. But the chief public officer of health, Dr Theresa Tam, said the target numbers do not account for the highly contagious Delta variant, which has surged over the past week for NPR news. I'm Dan Carpenter Chuck in Toronto. Covid 19 cases continue to rise sharply in several African nations. NPR's Jason Beaubien reports South Africa accounts for the largest number of newly reported infections. South Africa's acting minister of Health Mama Loco combined, Laban says her country is solidly in a third wave of infections and the spike in cases is an underestimate as transmission is outstripping the nation's testing capacity. South Africa has reimposed lockdown measures in the health minister says citizens need to do more to stop transmission. The message that I'm saying to South Africans, especially those that, for example, are not adhering. Is that you are risking not your life, but you are risking the lives of your loved ones. Despite being SUBS Ahern, Africa's most advanced economy less than 1% of South Africans are fully immunized as it struggles to get access to vaccines. Jason Beaubien. NPR NEWS FREETOWN. This is NPR. Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett calls the election of hardline cleric Ibrahim racy as Iran's new president. A final wake up call to countries that believe they can negotiate with Tehran. On a very different front. Bennett has successfully negotiated an agreement with his predecessor, Benjamin Netanyahu, who has been continuing to hold official meetings at the prime minister's residence in Jerusalem. Says he will leave NPR's fat Montana's reports from Jerusalem. Even after enough Taliban it took office, Benjamin Netanyahu continue to entertain official visitors such as former U. S ambassador to the U. N and Trump Ally Nikki Haley. Move that outraged his critics and led to speculation that Netanyahu's continued stay could mean that he might refuse to leave. Jerusalem resident body A callous sees it all as a power move on. Netanyahu's part is the head of the opposition, and that's all he is. It's not doesn't have a role in this government and shouldn't be in the sitting in Belfour. In a statement, the prime minister's office said Netanyahu and Bennett reached an agreement that the former prime minister and.

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More Calls to Cancel Canada Day in Vancouver

Native America Calling

01:23 min | 1 year ago

More Calls to Cancel Canada Day in Vancouver

"At least one. Large canadian city victoria has decided to cancel canada day celebrations on july. The first as dan carpenter reports the decision comes in the wake of the recent discovery of the remains of two hundred fifteen native children at the site of a former residential school in british columbia. Plans have now been shelled for the city on vancouver island to host a virtual candidate a celebration. The decision came after a unanimous. Vote by victoria city council. Instead officials say they will create a broadcast focused on the larger canadian history with guidance from local first nations. The broadcast will be released later in the summer. And focus on what it means to be canadian. Here's victoria mayor. Lisa helps right now. the likud nations are grieving And so it's very difficult for them to come and sing and dance and celebrate context change when those two hundred and fifteen children's bodies were discovered and and they are reeling and everybody is reeling. And so we're all just doing our best to figure out how to move forward. Some residents of vancouver island agree with the decision saying it might be best to cancel the celebrations this year and instead remember all residential school survivors and the victims. There have been similar calls across the country to cancel the national holiday celebrations. Many first nations held ceremonies to honor the two hundred fifteen children whose remains were discovered in may at the site of the former kamloops residential school for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Ethan Bear Responds to Racist Comments: ‘I’m Proud of Where I Come From’

Native America Calling

01:33 min | 1 year ago

Ethan Bear Responds to Racist Comments: ‘I’m Proud of Where I Come From’

"A first nations hockey player in canada is speaking out after receiving racist messages on social media as down carpet reports. Ethan bear has played with the edmonton oilers of the national hockey league. Since two thousand eighteen the racist remarks came in the wake of the oilers. Losing four straight games in their first playoff series. His girlfriend posted on facebook. That bear has received numerous racist messages and comments. She added that to hide behind a screen as cowardly but to use stereotypes against him. As an indigenous person is dehumanizing. An awful bear grew up on the. Oh chop ways. First nation into scotch when he issued a statement saying he's been subject to racist behavior on social media. I'm here to stand up to this behavior to these comments on proud of where i come from. I'm proud to be from chaffey. i nation and i'm not just doing this for myself. I'm doing this for all people of color. I'm doing this for the next generation to help make change. There's no place for racism. In our communities. In sports or in our workplace bears girlfriend lenasia dead also appeared on video saying she in bear what to use the platform to shift the way young indigenous children and those of color experience growing up the edmonton oilers hockey club. Also issued a statement calling the racist remarks disgusting and cowardly teams general manager can haul in described bears and unbelievable young men and skilled hockey player and a tremendous role model for all young athletes especially in the indigenous community for national native news. Dan carpenter

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Canadian police discriminated against mother of slain Indigenous man, watchdog says

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01:40 min | 1 year ago

Canadian police discriminated against mother of slain Indigenous man, watchdog says

"Independent watchdog for the royal canadian mounted police found that the force racially discriminated against the mother of an indigenous man who was killed in two thousand sixteen has down carpenter reports. The twenty two year old was killed by a white farmer in saskatchewan. The incident took place during the summer of two thousand sixteen colton. Bucci was shot and killed when an suv. He was writing in traveled onto the property of gerald stanley. Near biggar saskatchewan stanley was charged with second degree murder. He was acquitted by a jury in two thousand and eighteen. He had testified that he fired warning shots and that his gun just went off an independent review found. Rcmp officers acted hurtful e when they informed bush's mother debbie battiste of his death when she had broke down in tears. They told her to get it together and questioned whether she had been drinking. They smelled her breath in searched her home. The complaints commission said on a second occasion they inappropriately visited bush's wake to update his mother. On the case. Perry belgarde the national chief of the assembly of first nations says the ruling by the complaints commission brought a sense of vindication for debbie baptiste. But she did say she experienced racism and discrimination. In nobody would believer the rcmp dismissed it but this independent oversight body proved it. They treated her with racism and discrimination and she persevered through that and now that we know that the big question is how do we fix. It has implemented almost all of the recommendations that stemmed from the reviews. Prime minister justin trudeau said the way the bucci family was treated was unacceptable. And the lawyer for the mother. Debbie baptiste says. Systemic racism underlines the entire case for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.

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Trudeau Denounces 'Lack of Transparency' as Canadian Tried in China

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00:54 sec | 1 year ago

Trudeau Denounces 'Lack of Transparency' as Canadian Tried in China

"Trudeau. Says china is practicing course. Dapa diplomacy calling it a threat to relationships with the west. As dan carpenter chuck reports shows comments came as to canadians detained for more than two years face. Charges of spying in china trudeau calls china's lack of transparency surrounding the trials for michael savage and michael covert completely unacceptable spammers trial in private concluded. Friday coverings said for monday. The chinese court will announce verdicts at a later date. The two were arrested shortly after chinese wall way. Executive among joe was detained in vancouver in december of two thousand eighteen on an extradition request from washington the. Us wants her to face fraud. Charges trudeau says ottawa will continue to work for their release. He says beijing needs to understand. It's not just about the two canadians but about respect for the rule of law and china's relationships with western countries for npr news. I'm dan carpenter. Can toronto ending your long.

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Bellegarde stepping down, Missing and Murdered update, Yurok reservation closing, and Tribal leaders face senate

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03:55 min | 1 year ago

Bellegarde stepping down, Missing and Murdered update, Yurok reservation closing, and Tribal leaders face senate

"Down carpenter reports prime minister justin trudeau pay tribute to bell guard for his leadership over the past. Six years hurry. Bogarde was first elected as national chief of the assembly of first nations in two thousand and fourteen on monday. He tweeted that he spent the past. Six years bringing indigenous issues before canadians. Adding that issues and concerns that used to be talked about around. The kitchen table are now in the media every day and at the center of public debate. Prime minister justin trudeau praised bell guard as a tireless leader and advocate for first nations. And i know. I am joined by people across the country in recognizing and celebrating his years of devoted service to first nations communities. We lift you up perry. We will continue to work with the national chief to advance. The priorities identified by first nations including keeping first nations communities safe from this pandemic since two thousand and fourteen bell guard says he successfully advocated for laws protecting indigenous children and languages and the new law to implement the un declaration on indigenous rights. His work has also helped secure dollars in new funding for native people. The national chief of the afl is elected every three years. The organization represents more than six hundred first nations across canada for national native news. I'm dan carpenter. The wisconsin missing and murdered indigenous. Women task force has started its work. The group was formed in july. After legislation to create the task force failed. Katie thorson has more the missing and murdered indigenous. Women force is made up of more than thirty people. From around the state they include the state attorney. General lieutenant governor lawmakers abuse victim advocates law enforcement officers and community leaders in overwhelming majority of which are native american women many have been impacted on a personal level here our my relatives but specifically for my grandmother. My sisters. My nieces All who are survivors. My cousin is rattling to and she wanted missing and was murder in october of nineteen eighty. Six on my classmates that it went to mission school with here dana she went to go visit a relative in stevens point for this summer and she was a baby sitting there and she was abducted there and she was murdered. The goal of the task force is not only bringing awareness to this issue but to find solutions to prevent violence kristin welch is the lead organizer of 'em w as many of you had said in your introduction is really complex it's layered. It's a huge problem but strategic way we can begin to create solutions as really exploring relationships between the systems and examining the issues within key components of mma w subcommittees were created a focus on different issues though subcommittees will report to the task force on their findings throughout the year. I'm katie thorson. The york tribal council in california voted this week to close its reservation. The closure will be in effect for at least three weeks. Due to the region. Seeing an increase of cove nineteen cases. According to the tribe. there have been fifteen covid. Nineteen cases on the reservation to date tribal officials say. They're taking precautions to protect elders. Those with pre existing health conditions and the entire community. The reservation will reopen when. There's a decline in infection rates. Some tribal leaders are scheduled to testify virtually wednesday before the us senate committee on indian affairs. The committee is holding a hearing on tribal self-governance and cultural sovereignty. Senate buildings are closed to the public at the hearing will be streamed online. I mean antonio gonzalez

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2 missing after landslide, Tribal chairman reinstated, and Trudeau breaks water promise

Native America Calling

03:57 min | 1 year ago

2 missing after landslide, Tribal chairman reinstated, and Trudeau breaks water promise

"This is national native news. tonio gonzales. Two people were still missing. Thursday in haines alaska after landslides this week cage. Ns reports four of six people thought to be missing have been accounted for. Emergency response is underway in the community landslides triggered by rain destroyed homes and displaced community members. Local groups are among those offering assistance. The central council of clinton haida indian tribes as coordinating efforts with the choukou indian association to provide food clothing and shelter and have set up funding apps for donations. The states also working to provide additional resources and assistance to hanes the four pakistani boyne ensue tribal executive board and northeast montana reinstated the tribes suspended chairman following a december third vote yellowstone. Public radio's caitlyn. Nicholas reports during a special public board meeting attorney. Georgette blow read. Nine charges from the tribal executive board against chairman. Floyd is your lead to suspension on november fifth. His deserve the best interest of one of the charges. That chairman is your had refused to attend board meetings since august twenty fourth and another was he inappropriately tried to maintain and pay for services from a close associates construction company. Bp construction even after the board entered into litigation with the same company for failing to provide services during his response is yours at the board was being quote unfair and he denied all allegations saying he was fulfilling his role as chairman. Your pardon after hearing the charges and is yours defense. Seven of the eleven tribal executive board members voted to remove the chairman. Eight votes were required for as yours. Removal emerson young one of the board members who voted to remove your said. The board of the chairman needed to be a united front moving forward working. It is what it is now. The better people and work more work as warm. When board member patricia ironclad runs through began urging her to retract critical opinion articles. He had published about the board in the fort peck journal. The chairman stood up. Said the decision had already been made to reinstate him and left before the board adjourned. The tribal executive board will continue. It's ongoing litigation against bp construction as was reinstated as chairman immediately after the vote. I'm caitlyn nicholas. The canadian government says it will not be able to keep its pledge to lift all long-term drinking water advisories and first nations as down carpenter reports the government of prime minister justin trudeau had promised to do so by march of twenty twenty one indigenous services minister mark miller says he takes full responsibility for the broken promise. He also pledged spend more than one and a half billion dollars to make sure that the work gets done. Prime minister justin trudeau had promised during the two thousand and fifteen election campaign to all long-term boil water advisories within five years. Miller acknowledged that the original plan was an ambitious one adding that there were many reasons for the delay but he renewed the government's pledge going forward for every community with a long-term drinking water. Advisories there is a project team and an action plan in place to resolve it. What communities want is not not imposed deadline. It's a long term commitment to access to clean water for this. They need funding to support measures such as training and retention of qualified staff and support for the daily operations and maintenance activities which is critical to ensuring the lasting effects of these investments. Some first nations have set a permanent fix for their communities. Could take years so far. Awwa has helped lift. Ninety-seven long-term drinking water advisories in the past five years. More than fifty are still in place but miller says by the end of this month. The number left could shrink to twelve for national native news. I'm dan carpenter and antonio gonzalez

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Lobster Fishing Dispute, Oregon Forest Rights and Tribal Early Voting Sites

Native America Calling

03:57 min | 1 year ago

Lobster Fishing Dispute, Oregon Forest Rights and Tribal Early Voting Sites

"This. Is National Native News I'm Meghan Camera Imprint Tony Gonzales. Confrontations continue between indigenous and non-indigenous lobster fishermen in Nova Scotia. Canada senior police officer is defending the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Response Dan Carpet Chuck has more the MP Commissioner Brenda. Lucky says, the RCMP is fully committed to keeping the peace keeping people safe and enforcing the law. She also confirmed that additional officers have been dispatched to Nova. Scotia there have been violent confrontations, property destroyed vandalism and lobster plant burned to the ground that after indigenous fishermen. Out of season claiming it was their treaty right to fish whenever and wherever they want a right that was upheld by Canada's highest court twenty years ago that first nations had a right to fish to earn a moderate livelihood but not indigenous fishermen auto ought to stop the indigenous harvesting saying that court ruling also said the government could continue to regulate the fishery an emergency session in the. Canadian parliament earlier this week failed to find a solution to the issue of just what is a moderate livelihood the chief this having Equity First Nation Mike sack says the dispute has caused his band more than one and a half million dollars and is fishermen are being shut out of the market. Nobody will deal with us like we reach out to so many trying to move lobster. Anyone could buy with a buyer's licence and nobody will take him so. We have a at least one and a half million dollar hit through our community are we can't sell our lobster Everyone in the area has been told that they will not take care if they take lobster. They'll be they'll boycott or blackness to sack says, it will take time to rebuild relationships in the industry with people in companies who are now afraid of retaliation if they deal with the indigenous fishermen sack says, he wants those responsible to be held accountable. He's also filed an application for a court injunction aimed at any harassment of indigenous fishermen with fleet is based for National Native News I'm Dan. Carpenter. A, native American tribe in Oregon has become the first in the US to receive full authority to manage its forests Kale CC's Brian. Bull reports the Bureau of Indian Affairs approved the Co Quell Tribes Indian Trust. Asset Management Plan Tuesday this grant autonomy over its ten thousand acres of trust forest land and resources a first for any of the country's five hundred and seventy four federally recognized tribes. Mark Johnston is executive director for the Co Quell Indian tribe we're. Just really excited about the opportunity to be I. WE respect the burden at that creates going I because you better do it right? You mess it up for those folks that come behind you. We know we're not going to be the only tribe that considers because of the value promise hopping perspective sovereignty or self-governance as a longstanding goal for tribes and timber is an important resource for the CO Quayle Johnston says annual revenue support, key programs including tribal healthcare and. Education for National Native News I'm Brian Bowl a federal judge ruled Thursday that he will not force the Pima County recorder to establish an early voting site in southern Arizona tribes reservation next week, and Gibson with Arizona public media has more the past Gliac he tribes sued Pima County. Recorder, F.. N.. Rodriguez. In an effort to reinstate in early voting site, her office closed in two thousand, Eighteen Jonathan D. as part of the tribes legal team, he says though this. Isn't. The result they wanted he knows tribal leaders will continue to advocate for voting opportunities in the reservation members of the we often tribe testified. I really highlighted the burdens and the obstacles that tribal members face in accessing early voting without honor closer to the reservation during the hearing the tribe argued that with lower car ownership distrust of voting by mail in higher rates of underlying conditions, and early in person voting site in the reservation would benefit its residents. For National Native News I'm Emma Gibson. I'm Megan Camera.

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The Lummi Nation is withdrawing from a COVID-19 vaccine trial conducted by AstraZeneca

Native America Calling

03:50 min | 1 year ago

The Lummi Nation is withdrawing from a COVID-19 vaccine trial conducted by AstraZeneca

"This is national native news make an camera in for Antonio Gonzalez, a Montana County has agreed to open a satellite voting office on the black feet nation in settlement of a lawsuit by the tribe Mt. PR's Aaron Bolton reports Jacqueline de Leon is a staff attorney for the colorado-based native American Rights Fund, which helped the bike, the nation file, a case in federal court last week after the. Tribe requested that Array County. Opened a satellite voting office on the reservation. The tribe argued failure to do so would violate federal and State Law de Leone says the county has now read to open a satellite office in heartbeat on. October, nineteenth settling the case we were worried and have been worried that the move to vote by mail was going to disenfranchise native Americans because we know that. Vote by mail in Indian country. We know that lots of people don't get residential mail delivery under a county election officials declined to comment on the case. Di Leone says the native American. Rights Fund also helped the Fort Pack and Northern Cheyenne Tribes Negotiate with Roosevelt Big Horn, and Rosebud. Counties. She says that all three counties were offering in person voter services off reservation according to de. Leon all three counties have now agreed to open satellite offices on the reservations for national native news I'm Erin Bolton. A first nations leader in Atlantic Canada is calling on the prime minister to help settle a lobster dispute as Dan Carpenter Chuck reports confrontations in the Nova Scotia, lobster fishery have become increasingly more violent. Now, indigenous leaders are asking for more protection from police against targeted attacks by nonindigenous lobster fishers police say there were about two hundred people present during violent clashes near lobster pounds one van was set on fire. The dispute began after indigenous lobster fishers say they exercise their? Treaty rights to fish outside the federally regulated fishing season. The chief of this epoch attack first nation Mike sack says they have a right to fish for a moderate livelihood where and when they want and that's based on a Supreme Court ruling from twenty years ago sack says during the confrontation police were on site but did nothing to intervene I've also sent a letter off to a prime minister and hoping that him from they're not sure where to go with IT A. Number of community members throughout Nova Scotia Canada are willing to come in and protect our equal. Or we're not looking to add any fuel to the fire. So we're open the RCMP can just help come in. Charge what was wrong doing the chief says his council has also decided to take legal action against those who are interfering with his bands lobster fishery. In Ottawa Indigenous Services Minister Mark Miller called the violence unacceptable. He says, it's important to get both sides to the table to talk about exactly what is a moderate livelihood for the Magma for National Native News I'm Dan Carpenter Chuck. The LemMe Indian Business Council said this week that the LEMme nation is withdrawing from covid nineteen vaccine trial conducted by Astra Zeneca leader said, there were ongoing communication challenges with officials at the pharmaceutical company which had put its trial on hold following adverse reactions among some volunteers. The Lemme end the Navajo nation faced some backlash from tribal members participating in the trial according to Indian country today that's because of a fraud history of medical procedures and outside research conducted on Indigenous People Lemme nation medical director Dr Dakota Lane said Native Americans face greater risk from covid nineteen but are rarely included and testing vaccines and medications, which is a disadvantage to determining whether they're effective in native populations. LemMe Business Council. Chairman Lawrence Solomon said they would explore whether future trials are safe and appropriate for tribal members for national. Native, News. I'm Megan Camera.

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Canada says it will impose retaliatory tariffs on US imports

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Canada says it will impose retaliatory tariffs on US imports

"Extra unemployment benefits, which expired last week. Canada says it's preparing retaliatory measures against the U. S. After President Trump announced at 10% tariff on imports of Canadian aluminum Dan Carpenter, Chuck reports in a statement. Deputy Prime Minister Christian Freeland says Canadian aluminum does not undermine U S national security. Instead, it strengthens it. Ottawa says it will target products in states represented by Republicans Aluminum associations on both sides of the border have condemned Trump's move, saying it will only add volatilities to the industry and

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"Billion as by the dozens are contributing the people to judge campaign no I like he's a smart guy he's a nice guy but if you are serious about political change in America that change is not going to be coming from somebody who gets a lot of money from the CEOs of the pharmaceutical industry standards and booted dread just actually tied in Iowa and are both atop the latest polls in New Hampshire Scott dentro NPR news traveling with the Sanders campaign China says the number of deaths from the corona virus has risen to eight hundred eleven including one American who died in Wuhan with more than thirty seven thousand cases confirmed meanwhile Canada's foreign affairs minister says talks between Beijing in Ottawa over the virus are having an effect on diplomatic relations Dan carpenter reports those relations took a major blow after Canada detained a senior Chinese telecom executive more than a year ago at Washington's request China then arrested two Canadians and has refused to even consider the question of their release but foreign affairs minister Francois affiliation times says the frequent talks in communication over the corona virus has been a positive aspect and is allowing him to raise the issue of the Canadians arrests he says when he talked to his Chinese counterpart about the hundreds of Canadians who needed to be repatriated because of the virus he and one he spoke for forty minutes jump on you describe their talks as health diplomacy which open the way for talks on other issues for NPR news I'm Dan carbon Chuck in Toronto the Pacific Northwest is dealing with historic flooding as snow melt and landslides forced people to evacuate organ public broadcasting's Donald or has more flood warnings remain for communities along major rivers in northeast Oregon and southeast Washington will flood waters are expected to recede through the weekend critical highways are still heavily damaged I can make it difficult for residents eager to return home to assess damages but for some in eastern Oregon their situation could be far more serious panels in Oregon chief of police store Roberts says those are the hardest in his community have been living in mobile homes orders were compromised or trailer parks vintage single white double wide trailer houses many of which don't have a solid foundation so we've got a long road ahead of us even if and when the when the waters recede down to normal flow levels thank you is have been transported to red cross shelters in Pendleton Oregon in wala wala Washington for NPR news I'm Donald or in Portland and you're listening to.

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05:56 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KQED Radio

"And the news is next. My from NPR news in Washington, I'm korva Coleman. Iran's Revolutionary Guards as it has shot down a US drone in the latest confrontation between Tehran and Washington as NPR's Ruth Sherlock reports running, and US officials disagree on the circumstances of the shootdown, Iran's revolutionary guard says the join was flying in Iranian s base while US official tells them PR, the drone was downed over international waters in the straits of who's this is the first direct attack on the US claimed by Iran in this growing crisis. Iranian state, TV quoted the gods saying that Iran's borders are a red line, the US military alleges Iran also fired masala to drain last week. That was responding to attack against to all-time because international waters the US blames around for the attacks on the ships to Horon denies it was involved and made these growing confrontations. The US has spent an Achraf carried the Middle East, and deployed additional. In the region. Wreaths Sherlock NPR news, Beirut, Saudi Arabia says who 'they rebels in Yemen have fired a rocket into the southern part of the kingdom. It struck near a deceleration plant, no one was hurt. The Saudis are leading a military effort against the who 'this in Yemen, who are backed by Iran. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has arrived in Washington for meetings with US lawmakers and President Trump Dan carpenter reports from Toronto high on the agenda as the uncertainty over the ratification of the new trade deal, the US, Mexico, Canada agreement before leaving for Washington Trudeau said his government would act in lockstep with Washington over ratification, when it comes Trudeau added that the Canadian parliament can be recalled vote on the deal. Mexico was already given it stamp of approval, Trump, however, still needs to convince the Democrats to allow ratification, and that's where the Canadian leader can help Trudeau standing alongside Trump might just be enough to persuade the Democrats. The prime minister is also to meet with democratic house leader Nancy Pelosi as well. Well, as Republican Senator, Mitch McConnell, Trudeau and Trump will also discuss their concerns about China for NPR news. Dan carpet in Toronto. Some Democrats are criticizing former vice president, Joe Biden for comments about his working relationships with two former senators who were dedicated segregationists, Biden said he got things done with them and experienced civility from them, New Jersey, Senator Corey Booker says Biden is wrong to use the segregationists as examples of how to bring the country together and suggested Biden should apologize, Biden disagreed, Gordon should apologize. He knows better not a racist bone in my body. I've been involved in civil rights, my whole career Biden spoke to CBS the Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged, despite pressure from President Trump for cut the policymakers voted yesterday to keep the key rate at a level of two and a quarter to two and a half percent, this influences other short-term consumer lending rates. You're listening to NPR. The former head of the international law enforcement agency INTERPOL has been convicted of corruption in China. Chinese state, media claim meant Hongwei admitted that he took more than two million dollars in bribes men was heading INTERPOL in France until last October when his wife reported him missing to police. He had traveled back to China in March. The ruling Chinese communist party accused of corruption abuse of power, and refusal to follow party decisions New Zealand has launched a semi automatic weapon, buyback following the Christ Church Moscow tax, the BBC's Phil Mercer reports. More than one hundred million dollars have been set aside for compensation UC police estimate that over fourteen thousand military style semiautomatic firearms covered by the compensation scheme. Although the government admits it doesn't know the exact number minister, say the by Bank program aims to remove the most dangerous weapons from. Secularization Ona's are encouraged to hand in guns at a series of community events. The first is next month in Christ Church with fifty one people with killed in attacks onto mosques in March. The BBC's Phil Mercer, there have been fresh anti-government protests in Honduras, local media report, people have blocked roads and burned tires in streets in the capital, two goosing Alpa protesters opposed, the Honduran government's effort to reform certain agencies. They say it will lead to privatization of the education and public health departments. I'm korva Coleman. NPR news from Washington. Support for NPR comes from NPR stations. Other contributors include Proctor and gamble maker of Metamucil, Metamucil, premium blend contains plant based Cillian fiber is made with natural flavors and colors and sweetened with stevia leaf extract. Learn more at Metamucil dot com three oh, six. K. Q E D, And from the K, Q, E D newsroom, Sacramento police officer was fatally shot Wednesday evening as she responded to a report of a domestic disturbance cake. Katie or reports from Sacramento, twenty six year old officer. Tara of Sullivan was among the first to respond to the call in north Sacramento neighborhood. She was shot by a man inside the house as she was helping a woman there collect her things to leave. He then kept firing into the backyard deputy chief, Dave Politis says the department is heartbroken. It took police more than forty five minutes to safely rescue the wounded officer. And take her to UC Davis medical center in Sacramento, where she later died in Sacramento. I'm Katie or KiKi Dee news. We will have ongoing coverage of this story during morning edition. And also on the California report this Thursday.

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"dan carpenter" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

"More detailed report about the numbers will be released later this year for NPR news. I'm Machel widely in San Francisco. The Oregon house just voted to place, an overall limit on greenhouse gas emissions and auction off pollution allowances for each ton of carbon. That industries plan to admit the so-called cap and trade program, but only target the state's largest polluters the matter, now goes to the state Senate, and governor Kate Brown has already said she would sign the measure. You're listening. Thing to NPR news. A couple in Phoenix is calling for the firing of a police officer who pointed guns at them in front of their children during an incident last month during on aims, and I show Harper are also rejecting the apologies. That say city officials posted on Twitter video released on Friday shows officers pointing guns and yelling profanity that a man and a pregnant woman holding a baby aims Harper say they were confronted after their four year old took a doll from a store without their knowledge. They're suing the city for ten million dollars. The biggest sports parade in Canada has been marred by violence, as Dan carpenter report shots rang out in Toronto, as the city celebrated, the raptors NBA championship. Police say four people were shot and several others injured after being trampled three people are in custody. Officials are not saying anything more about the shootings tens of thousands of people had packed into the square in front of Toronto city hall when the shots rang out, it's sparked a small stampede as people scrambled for safety, but even the shootings couldn't dampen the. Enthusiasm of the crowd. The sheer number of fans well over a million brought central Toronto to a standstill streets along the parade route began filling up before dawn at one point officials were forced to close down access to the civic square as well as several downtown subway stations for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter in Toronto you as businesses are urging President Trump not to expand terrorists to three hundred billion dollars in goods from China, that have so far been spared from his trade war, US, Trade Representative Robert lighthizer plans to testify congressional hearings on the matter on Tuesday and Wednesday. I'm Shay Stevens. NPR news in Washington. Support for NPR comes from NPR stations. Other contributors include X chair maker of the X to office, chair.

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02:15 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Ten o'clock, there were about sixty people behind me, celebrating graduation, as we understand it at least one individual came up, we don't know, if it was in a car on foot and fired multiple rounds. We know at least eight or nine or so no arrests have been made. This is NPR news. City officials in Phoenix are apologizing to a family after video surfaced that police had pointed a gun at them and shouted profanity's over allegations that their four year old child had shoplifted Dom. This happened after the family had left a dollar store and may twenty seventh relatives say they didn't realize their daughter had taken anything video show, the police, cursed the parents and threatened to shoot them if they didn't cooperate. The police department has put the officers involved on desk duty as investigating the incident sports fans in Toronto and much of Canada have been celebrating for the past few days after the Toronto. Raptors won the NBA championship as Dan carpenter reports today, though, celebrations will culminate with a victory parade in the city the city hasn't seen a victory celebration. Like this one is expected to be the Blue Jays won the World Series in nineteen Ninety-three bringing more than half a million people onto the streets, today's victory parade for the basketball champs. Ian, raptors is expected to draw up to two million people. The raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors in game six of the finals on Thursday night since then the fans of party long and noisily during the game some Toronto bars. We're doing business eight hundred percent over there every night and raptor swag, t shirts caps and other memorabilia, are being scooped up by the fans the parade will wind its way through the downtown and with a rally in front of city hall for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter in Toronto in Gulf American Gary woodland won the US open yesterday. He beat two time defending champion Brooks kept by three strokes. I'm Nora raum, NPR news in Washington. Support for NPR comes from NPR stations. Other contributors include Sierra Nevada brewing company, family owned operated and argued over since nineteen eighty proud supporter of independent thought whether that's online over the air or.

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"Will begin with a sloping over a three day period, starting on June second. We're gonna have about a foot of water day to her to the floodway, and divert that water in the river in Illinois. Governor is deployed two hundred national guardsmen to respond to flooding along the Illinois Mississippi rivers and put two hundred more guardsmen on standby at least sixteen deaths scores of injuries and major property damage across parts of the nation's midsection are blamed on a series of violent storms that began early last week. A third attempt to vote on a bipartisan disaster relief package has been blocked again, in the US house majority leader Steny Hoyer says he believes the Bill will receive final passage when the full house returns. Next week. This is NPR news. We Anna's governor signed a low of the band's abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected which can be as soon as six weeks. The state joins Mississippi Kentucky Ohio and Georgia in passing similar laws. Louisiana's ban won't take affect. However, until a federal appeals court rules on the fetal heartbeat law. That recently was blocked in neighboring Mississippi. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says governments should be wary of regulating social media platforms. Dan, carpenter reports that Trudeau says thorn, -tarian regimes could use those regulations to oppress people, and stifle, free speech through to issue the warning of the start of the open government, partnership summit, the gathering from about one hundred countries aims to promote more open and transparent, governments. The summit will also address how to stop the use of the internet to spread hatred and extremism, spark divisions, within society and manipulate elections through said the solution lies in governments working with people and tech giant's to limit the worst aspects of social media. He said the tools that are reasonable open democratic government could use might end up being a tool for oppression in a different country Trudeau did say he's prepared to impose regulations if the tech giant's don't regulate themselves for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter into Ronco the annual Scripps national spelling bee has ended in a record eight way tie. After twenty rounds the competition came to a close when the judges found themselves with only enough words.

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KQED Radio

01:34 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KQED Radio

"There are seven hundred fifty one seats at stake in twenty eight countries each nation is given a number of seats based on population anti immigrant and far. Right. Groups are hoping to increase their influence in the parliament and bring back power to their national governments voting is to end today with results expected tonight. Efforts to stop pipeline expansion in British Columbia have suffered a major setback then corporate Chuck reports British Columbia's minority government propped up by the green party has pledged that it would stop the expansion of the trans mountain pipeline. It went to court seeking to limit shipments from companies that wanted to increase their flow of oil from Alberta, but the five-member court ruled unanimously that the provinces proposed amendments are not constitutional because they would interfere with the federal government and Ottawa which has exclusive jurisdiction over interprovincial by lines. The court also said the proposed law targets only one substance in one pipeline in that threatens the national energy board and its ability to regulate the flow of resources across Canada to export markets. The province says it will appeal the ruling to the supreme court of Canada for NPR news. Dan carpenter in Toronto police in Dayton, Ohio, say there was no trouble at a Ku Klux Klan rally there yesterday about a dozen clan members gathered in Dayton's downtown square penned in by fence. And surrounded by police. Hundreds of protesters were also there in a public park about a mile away, the two groups were kept a bar by a heavy police presence and trucks blocking some streets. There were no arrests and no injuries. I'm Nora raum, NPR news.

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KQED Radio

01:49 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KQED Radio

"The new sanctuary of First Baptist Church. Brooke Riyan ward five. Survivor is n county members comforted one another during the dedication service. Pastor Frank Pomeroy said the new church is a sign that evil did not win, which has been a mantra for Sutherland springs, though. There was tragedy. God brings roses out of the ashes since the shooting service has been held in a temporary building the original church stands memorial, but church members will decide its future for NPR news. I'm Joey Palacios in Sullivan springs, Texas. This is NPR news. A Canadian company has pleaded guilty to peddling a Utah database of personal information including one and a half billion user names. Dan, carpenter reports the safe country policy divided refugee claimants into different categories, depending on where they were from it was supposed to address the large backlog of refugee claims by limiting rights for asylum seekers from certain safe. Countries refugee claimants from a list of forty to safe countries where fast track through the system it was believed if they came from so called safe countries, they were less likely to be genuine victims of persecution. Immigration minister, who says that policy failed to improve the system. And it also compromise the principle that all people should be treated equally regardless of nationality. Meanwhile, new statistics show that the number of asylum claims have more than tripled over the past four years for NPR news. Dan carpenter in Toronto billionaire, Robert Smith was this year's commencement speaker at Morehouse college in Atlanta, he finishes address this morning by announce. He will pay off the student loans of the entire graduating class. This is Mark last twenty nineteen. In my family is making a grant.

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KPCC

01:54 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KPCC

"More than fifty ships are waiting to use that channel one of the busiest commercial waterways in the country and officials say they do hope to reopen it by tomorrow. The big tobacco companies in Canada have been given a temporary reprieve and a fifteen billion dollar lawsuit against them. As a carpenter reports. They've been granted credit protection by an Ontario court Rothmans Benson and hedges Imperial Tobacco and JTI McDonald lost their appeal of the multibillion dollar class action lawsuit in Quebec appeal court in early March and Ontario court is now stayed legal proceedings against all three companies until early April and executive for Rothmans Benson. And hedges says creditor protection could allow the company to resolve all pending Canadian litigation. Peter Longo, the managing director says while the company, disputes liability. He's optimistic that an arrangement can be reached to resolve pending litigation and allow it to focus on the future. The Canadian Cancer Society says the companies are looking for a deal to avoid paying the bulk of the fifteen billion dollars. They were ordered to pay for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter into Rutto. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Washington DC. Leads to the White House tomorrow where he will have lunch with President Trump and dinner on Tuesday. And also address the annual conference of APEC, the largest pro Israel lobbying group that conference started today. Asian markets lower right now trading lower the Nikkei in Japan down more than three percent. This is NPR. Day after hundreds of thousands of people marched in London against the UK leaving the European Union. Another pro Europe, March was held in the EU capital. Schultz reports from Brussels there was plenty of anti Brexit sentiment on the streets in London people marched against Britain, leaving the e EU in the EU capital people March to support what's left of that union one British woman Madelene a K is among those who did both. She's a familiar.

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KCRW

03:52 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KCRW

"Of representatives during a long government shutdown in one thousand nine hundred five and he's proud of that led to welfare reform the largest capital gains tax cut in history and four straight balanced. Budgets. More from Gingrich on lessons learned from that shutdown. That's coming up on morning edition here on KCRW. There's an intersection between the quiet tender moments of the night and the act of writing and reading poetry breathing something someone else's Rynd potentially in the middle of the night. And then you read in is kind of a quad transmission from one person to another. Fine Nocturne wherever you listen to podcasts. Versus KCRW. It's three thirty news headlines are next live from NPR news in Washington. I'm Dave Mattingly. This is day. Twenty four of a partial shutdown of the federal government. There's no sign of any movement to end the impasse over President Trump's demand for money for a border wall. The partial government shutdown means longer security lines at airports, and is NPR's. Nathan rock reports interruptions to efforts to prepare for this year's wildfire season, especially in the south east and the west fumigation projects thinning operations to reduce vegetation. In federal forests prescribed fires. So prescribed fires are widely viewed as the best tool forest managers have to avoid the types of big catastrophic wildfires that have become all too common. Each year last fall's campfire in northern California was the state's deadliest and most destructive on record more than eighty people were killed. Committee of the world's anti-doping agency is meeting in Canada this week to examine Russian doping has Dan carpenter reports. This follows Moscow's decision to allow agency inspectors to examine data from tainted Russian lab. Russian officials had prevented inspectors from doing their jobs claiming the equipment water was using was not certified under Russian law with access finally coming nearly two weeks after the deadline. There have been questions about whether all the samples would be handed over or whether there was any tampering. Russia's anti doping agency was suspended in two thousand fifteen after evidence of state back systemic doping in Russian athletics. This is NPR news from Washington. Authorities in Indonesia's say they've located the second of two black boxes from a lion air seven thirty seven. Max it crashed in the Java sea in late October. As Michael Sullivan reports the airliner went down shortly after taking off from Jakarta, killing all one hundred eighty nine people aboard the flight data recorder was recovered just a few days after the plane plunged into the ocean. Just thirteen minutes after takeoff from the capital Jakarta. Investigators hope the discovery of the cockpit voice recorder will help provide more information on what caused the crash. It was the deadliest of two thousand eighteen and the first involving a seven thirty seven max, eight the plane had been delivered to Lionair just a few months. Earlier. A preliminary report by Indonesian safety officials looked at the planes anti stall system and a recently replaced sensor in the nose of the aircraft. It also looked at lion Air's maintenance of the plane in the days before the crash. For NPR news. I'm Michael Sullivan in Chiang Rai Thailand a weekend winter storm that dumped snow from the midwest to the mid Atlantic is causing flight delays and cancellations today. The tracking site flight aware says dozens of flights are delayed as airlines play catch up more than five hundred flights are canceled public school teachers in Los Angeles are expected to walk off the job this morning contract. Talks broke down on Friday. I'm Dave Mattingly. NPR news in Washington. L.

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KQED Radio

02:51 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Got up and walked down. He asked speaker Pelosi. Will you agree to my wall? She said, no. And he just got up and said, then we have nothing to discuss. And he just walked down. Trump later tweeted that the meeting was a total waste of time. He's scheduled to visit the Texas border today. Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg is going on the road to host a series of public discussions on the future of technology in society. NPR's Laura Sidell has more in his post Zuckerberg says every few weeks, he will talk with leaders experts and people from different fields in what he called our community. The Facebook CEO says the discussions will take place in different formats that include public gatherings talks on his Facebook and Instagram pages. Zakar Berg says it's a personal challenge for him because he's an engineer and prefers to just build something and let it speak for itself. However, given the importance of what the company does he says that doesn't cut it anymore? He says discussions will be on topics such as what role the internet complain strengthening communities. The announcement comes as Facebook is under growing scrutiny for its role in spreading fake news and its lack of privacy protections. Laura sydell. NPR news San Francisco on stock markets in Asia shares closed mixed following gains on Wall Street. You're listening to NPR news. Prosecutors in Japan are preparing to indict former Nissan chair Carlos gone on to additional charges of financial misconduct gone has been in custody since arrest in November for allegedly underreporting his income from two thousand fifteen through twenty eighteen at a hearing earlier this week going call the accusations against a meritless up substantiate it the revised indictment is to be unsealed until KIO on Friday. Canadian government is considering asylum for Saudi runaway who says she's fleeing abused by her family as Dan carpenter reports. The woman pleaded for help on social media after being detained last weekend and Bangkok eighteen year old half. Mohammed Al Kun fled from her family while on vacation in Kuwait and boarded a flight to Thailand when a Saudi diplomat caught up with her. She barricaded herself in Bangkok airport hotel room, the United Nations refugee agency is declared her to be a legitimate refugee the team had asked through Twitter for help from Canada and government officials have confirmed they would accept her several other countries, including Australia have also offered her asylum. The UNHCR says it could still be a couple of days before Elkin will be authorized to travel the teen claims she fled because her father physically abused her and tried to force her into an arranged marriage for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter in Toronto beyond Chrysler has agreed to pay more than six hundred fifty million dollars to settle claims that it rigged diesel cars with software designed to cheat US missions. Tests. The company is not expected to make any hardware changes to the vehicles..

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KCRW

02:13 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KCRW

"Internally displaced people say they are being bombed by the US led coalition and starving under ISIS because of a siege. NPR's Lama Laurean reporting starting today. More than a million former felons will be able to register to vote. Out in Florida NPR's. Greg Allen has more the amendment approved. By nearly sixty five percent of Florida voters in November overturns of one hundred fifty year old law that denied the right to vote to any convicted felon, even those who serve their time in paid all penalties election supervisors in Florida say they'll begin registering? Former felons today before does new Republican governor says he believes additional action by the legislature may be needed NPR's. Greg Allen reporting. You're listening to NPR news from Washington. A White House official says taxpayers counting on tax refunds will get them on schedule despite the partial government shutdown that seems to have no end in sight. The acting director of the White House budget office says customary rules will be changed to make the payments possible. The head of Canada's auto union has a meeting with General Motors officials today in Detroit has Dan carpenter reports it could determine the future GM's assembly plant and a shower Antero, which is scheduled to shut down at the end of the year. It's the second of two meetings between senior GM executives and Jerry diets the head of Canada's auto workers union uniform during the first meeting in December outline proposals to keep the Oshawa plant operating after the end of this year. That's when GM announced it would close the plant GM said it would respond to the proposals in early January. The union has also started an advertising campaign to put more pressure on the automaker asking why should Canadians by vehicles built in Mexico? Meanwhile, workers from across on. Ontario plan to hold a rally in the border city of Windsor on January eleventh and GM's response to the proposals will set the tone for that rally for NPR news and Dan carpenter in Toronto. In rural financial markets. Asian markets were higher by the closing bell. The Nikkei the main market in Japan up eight tenths of a percent. The Hang Seng and Hong Kong gained about one tenth of a percent. European markets are trading higher at last check and US futures contracts also in positive territory, this is NPR..

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KCRW

05:35 min | 3 years ago

"dan carpenter" Discussed on KCRW

"To order on behalf of all of America's children. Nancy Pelosi of California speaker of the house again at the age of seventy eight this hour, our congress chemo tracer rise back to the rostrum in the issues a head from shut down to impeachment and how the shutdown Vicks rural America protests in India after three women and very Hindu temple, a charity that recognizes failures and Wolfson children who help each other and the high desert's of California. I earn newscast at Saturday January five two thousand nine hundred. Live from NPR news in Washington. I'm Barbara Klein, vice president Pence is due to meet this hour with administration officials and congressional staffers. The latest effort to break the border wall stalemate that's partially shut down the government. In the meantime, Massachusetts, Senator Elizabeth Warren is kicking off a likely bid for the twenty twenty democratic presidential nomination. She goes to Iowa this weekend. NPR's Asmat holid- reports. It's also the start of what's expected to be a busy primary season. For Democrats Senator. Warren's trip marks just the beginning. The twenty twenty election is considered one of the most wide open democratic contests in years. Some two dozen candidates are expected to join the race including a number of other US senators as for Warren, she's hosting five public events across the state this weekend. Her message in a nutshell is this pretty much all of my adult career has been spent. Around one central question. And that is what's happening to working families in America since announcing her intentions to run for president Warren has largely stuck to an economic message and avoided talking about President Trump directly us with NPR news Sioux City, Iowa the supreme court says it will hear a case that challenges partisan gerrymandering in Maryland and North Carolina. Jason de Bruin of member station. W UNC reports who supreme court will rule whether or not congressional districts may be gerrymandered to favor a political party. The justices said late Friday they would hear arguments in March racial gerrymander, violate the constitution. But this will be the first time the high court rules on gerrymandered district based on partisan tactics in its last term justices took up partisan gerrymandering in cases from Wisconsin. And the same Maryland district, but they. Sidestepped the issue ahead of the twenty eighteen midterm elections. Republican legislators in Wisconsin are pushing for a state law to make first time drunk driving a crime as my silver of member station. W W M reports Wisconsin is the only state in the nation where it's not under current Wisconsin. Statutes a first offense drunk driving is a civil violation penalties generally include a fine and driver's license. Revocation of up to nine months, but no jail time. State Representative Jim OTT and state. Senator Alberta darling. Are circulating a proposal for co-sponsors on a Bill that would stiffen those penalties. They want to make a first offense a misdemeanor punishable by up to thirty days in jail democratic governor elect Tony Heaver says expressed support for criminalising the first defense as a deterrent. This is just the beginning of a long legislative process. Similar bills have been introduced before but haven't gone anywhere for NPR news. I'm. John silver in Milwaukee. This is NPR national security adviser John Bolton warns the Assad regime any use of chemical weapons will be met with a strong response despite the impending withdrawal of US forces from Syria administration officials say there's no timeline for pulling u s forces out Bolton is on a visit to Israel and Turkey secretary of state Mike Pompeo heads to the Middle East next week. The two are expected to assure allies the US is committed to the region. A group of Canadian lawmakers is heading to China the highest level delegation to go there since tensions heightened between the two countries over the detentions of each other's citizens. Dan carpenter reports. The delegation's leader says the Canadian detainees are not on the agenda, but they'll likely come up Senator Joseph days as the Canadian lawmakers will tread warily in calling for the release. Of the detained Canadians. He says it's important to engage the Chinese directly, but without doing anything to make the situation worse because of the visit days says, it's crucial the two countries. Find common ground on some basics concerning the rule of law the parliamentary delegations visit to Shanghai to discuss trade was planned before the controversy erupted. They will meet with Chinese policymakers and local citizens groups for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter in Toronto the National Football League playoffs begin today with the wildcard round. The Indianapolis Colts play the Houston Texans later. It's the Seattle Seahawks against the Dallas Cowboys. I'm Barbara Klein NPR news. Support for NPR comes from NPR stations. Other contributors include Carnegie corporation of New York, supporting innovations in education, democratic engagement and the advancement of international peace and security. More information is available online at Carnegie dot org..

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