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We look back on a raid in El Monte, California, 22 years ago that had a dramatic impact on the garment industry. Also, Russia is banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics. Plus, growing up in Mugabe's Zimbabwe.
Today we launch "Wear and Tear," our week-long series on the women who make your clothes. Today we hear from a woman who worked in a North Carolina mill town. Plus, we visit a city built by the Soviet Union just for academics and scientists. And what Chinese women are saying about sexual harassment.
There's a mixed verdict in a case often cited by Donald Trump to support his call for a crackdown on undocumented immigrants. Also, life inside the gilded prison also known as the Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh. And we learn about a graphic biography of Josephine Baker.
Today, we start with a look at the story of one DACA recipient in Florida facing possible deportation. Also, we head to Britain, where there's a backlash after US President Donald Trump retweeted videos posted by a British far-right group. Plus, meet a woman making new Choctaw musical traditions.
President Donald Trump promises to "handle" North Korea after another missile test. One Korea watcher thinks it's time for talks with Kim Jong-un. Also, South Korea tries to wipe out corruption. And a company wants to use drones to fight mosquito-borne diseases like malaria.
A hotel complex in Panama wants to dump the Trump name. Also, Jamaica issues licenses to let farmers grow marijuana legally under certain circumstances. And, why Russia's fake news machine doesn't work so well in Germany or Britain.