The World

An award-winning daily show, “PRI's The World” brings one-of-a-kind international stories home to America. "The World's" coverage is provided by a global network of international journalists, including access to 250 BBC correspondents.

Recent Episodes

The dissent channel, Trump backlash in the UK, Hari Kondabolu

Today, diplomats declared their opposition to President Donald Trump's travel ban in a State Department's dissent channel. Also, a community in Massachusetts debates immigration and it gets ugly. Plus, comedian Hari Kondabolu on the role of humor in a divided nation.

Fallout from Trump travel ban, concern over national security shake-up

Today's special edition of The World focuses on President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees and travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries. We have stories from those affected plus the view of one person who supports the ban. And, we answer legal questions about the executive order.

The British PM goes to Washington, an anti-abortion protester on today's march, an interrogator on the use of torture

President Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May met at the White House today. Also, we explore the diversity within the anti-abortion movement with a Latina doctor who was at the March for Life in Washington today. Plus, we meet some of the dancers in this weekend's Lunar New Year parade in New York's Chinatown.

Views on Trump's proposed border wall from Mexico City, Texas and Ohio, and the story of a Christian who escaped from ISIS

President Trump took executive action again on Wednesday. He signed an order to jump-start the construction of a border wall with Mexico. This comes a day after an executive order to get two key oil pipelines up and running. We'll tackle all of that, and then leave politics aside to spin to a new tune from French-born alternative rocker Manu Chao.