In This Episode
Tommy and Ben talk about Balloon-gate, Biden’s State of the Union address, the latest in Ukraine, the deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria and how to help, Pope Francis denouncing anti-gay laws, and gang violence in Haiti. Then, Ben talks with Rep. Ilhan Omar about her recent removal from the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the message it sends globally.
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Where to donate to help rescue efforts in Syria and Turkey
The White Helmets are searching for survivors through the rubble.
Save the Children is operating on the ground to support children and families in need, providing clothing, shelter and food. Check out Tommy’s interview with Save the Children CEO Janti Soeripto from last week’s episode.
The International Rescue Committee is helping displaced children and families by administering health care and protective services. Listen to Tommy’s discussion with IRC President and CEO David Milliband on how to better prevent humanitarian crises.