Trump Rolls Back U.S. Climate Protections And A Play On Threats To India’s Musical Traditions by WBEZ’s Worldview

https://soundcloud.com/wbez-worldview/trump-rolls-back-us-climate-protections-and-a-play-on-threats-indias-musical-traditions

President Trump has signed what the administration calls the “Energy Independence Executive Order.” Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, calls the new policy “a senseless betrayal of our national interest.” We hear more from Suh on the order. Plus, on Global Notes, a play that recently toured Australia: The Manganiyar Classroom, which provides a commentary on how India’s public education system is threatening a musical tradition. WBEZ’s Tony Sarabia tells us about the play.

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