The first Ghanaian non-missionary headmistress of the school, Rosina Acheampong, shares the story of Wesley Girls High School. In this interview Rosina Acheampong talks to Bernard Avle about her upcoming book "They call me Archie"
Our post-pandemic future, whatever that may be, will be shaped by our future generations. What can we expect? We ask Mark McCrindle, social researcher, demographer and futurist.
Comedy star Lauren Lapkus is in Netflix's recent release "The Wrong Missy." You have seen Lapkus in "Orange is the New Black" and "Big Bang Theory." She says she has always grown up admiring comedy stars such as Adam Sandler and David Spade and says it was such a great opportunity to be able to work with them in the new movie.
The head of the FBI has issued scathing statements about China as the US continues to ramp up tensions with the Asian superpower. The Trump administration has officially started the process of leaving the World Health Organization following criticism of the institution’s handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Plus, amid rising social pressure, some professional sports teams are looking to change their names and mascots. There may be economic consequences as well. Despite months of pressure from the US, Denmark has allowed Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline to continue development in Europe.
The United States has continued to ramp up its war against Chinese telecom giant Huawei, pressuring its allies to crack down on the company as well. We bring in a panel to break down the telecom tension and the future of 5G on the British Isles. Plus, Walgreens is aiming to set up hundreds of primary care facilities across the United States in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. We bring in some expert analysis on the move and the health sector in the US.
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Larry talks with Dr. Drew Pinsky, who sides with the American Academy of Pediatrics in calling for schools to reopen for in-class learning. Plus, Dr. Drew's take on flying during the Covid-19 pandemic.
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