Vol. 34, No. 8
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Dangerous journeys, contentious crossings

Immigration | Migrant families desperate to flee gang violence and an administration determined to stop illegal immigration are adding up to a crisis on the border

‘Sinicizing’ religion

Persecution | A sweeping campaign against house churches in China is sending leaders to prison and forcing many faithful Christians underground

Nuclear bond

Human Rights | North Korean defectors say joining together national security negotiations and humanitarian concerns is the key to unraveling Kim Jong Un’s abusive regime

Georgia on my mind

News analysis | A Southern state’s April travails and triumphs signal a stormy start to spring

Surviving the flood

Disaster relief | In Southeast Africa, a massive cyclone strike is testing the resilience of local communities and the ability of aid groups to avert a long-term crisis

NPR from a Christian Worldview: Each weekday morning, enjoy daily radio news, interviews, commentary, and original features reported from the field.

4.25.19 Preparing for college, and becoming persuasive and persuadable

Mary Reichard talks with Nick Reaves about a Michigan case involving a religious foster care agency and LGBT couples; Leigh Jones reports on an education program helping kids prepare for college; and J.C. Derrick talks with Arthur Brooks about how to become persuasive and persuadable. Plus: a preview of Listening In and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate

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Insightful interviews with popular musicians, Christian thought leaders, makers of movies and television, respected authors, and key political leaders.

A conversation with Patti Garibay and Mark Hancock

This week, Warren Smith talks with the leaders of two fast-growing youth organizations that are providing Christian alternatives to the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.

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WORLD Around the World

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