The World is Burning: Your Guide to the Current Uprisings

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<p>In Episode 92, Robert gives listeners a guide to the uprisings all over the world right now.</p><p><strong>FOOTNOTES:</strong></p><ol> <li><a href="">Catalonia's bid for independence from Spain explained</a></li> <li><a href="">Hong Kong is exporting its protest techniques around the world</a></li> <li><a href="">Wildfires blaze through Lebanon while emergency aircraft remain grounded</a></li> <li><a href="">Why are Lebanon's firefighting helicopters grounded?</a></li> <li><a href="">Lebanon protests: Huge crowds on streets as government acts</a></li> <li><a href="">Lebanon’s government proposes reforms as huge protests hit their fifth day</a></li> <li><a href="">A world on fire: Here are all the major protests happening around the globe right now</a></li> <li><a href="">Egyptian authorities threaten to 'decisively confront' protesters</a></li> <li><a href="">Curfew Tweet</a></li> <li><a href="">‘This Is Ethnic Cleansing’: A Dispatch from Kurdish Syria</a></li> <li><a href="">China offers support to Spanish government amid Catalonia crisis</a></li> <li><a href="">Pro-independence protest in front of Chinese consulate in solidarity with Hong Kong</a></li> <li><a href="">Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam takes to Facebook to reach out to public, while strongly defending police force and questioning ‘puzzling’ calls for its disbandment</a></li> <li><a href="">What’s happening in Hong Kong? Some key questions, answered.</a></li> </ol>