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WorldLink: WorldLink: Challenging the status quo


Half a year has passed since the New Year's Eve sexual assaults in Cologne. DW examines how the events played out, and how Germany has changed. Plus: We meet the pastor in Honduras who has turned a violent gang house into a 'House of Hope.' And we visit the Jewish community on a small Tunisian island to see how their way of life has endured.


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 2016-07-16  54m
 
 

WorldLink: Challenging the status quo


Half a year has passed since the New Year's Eve sexual assaults in Cologne. DW examines how the events played out, and how Germany has changed. Plus: We meet the pastor in Honduras who has turned a violent gang house into a 'House of Hope.' And we visit the Jewish community on a small Tunisian island to see how their way of life has endured.


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 2016-07-15  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: Voting against globalization?


On this week's show: We examine how the UK's Brexit vote to leave the EU plays out in a globalized world and meet the Indian farmers cultivating the fertile fields of Georgia. A New York dance company mourns a young talent killed in a Baghdad bombing. And the first US national monument to the struggle for LGBT+ rights.


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 2016-07-09  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: The power of art


We have an arts-themed show this week - including the Syrian musician in Austria who's won an integration prize for his work on refugee integration. The Polish crime writer who's unearthed some uncomfortable facts in her home region. Plus an in-depth profile of Amnon Weinstein - the Israeli violin maker who's been restoring the violins of Jews murdered in the Holocaust.


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 2016-07-02  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: Choices that impact the world


On June 24, Europe woke up to a historic decision: Britain's vote to leave the EU. Find out what impact this vote has on a British Berliner and how dangerous it is to be a British Member of Parliament. Plus, meet Honduras' most notorious gangsters, learn what everyday life is like in Yemen and find out how 'IS' has made its way to the Philippines.


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 2016-06-25  54m
 
 

WorldLink: [WorldLink] - A forum for change


This week: We're visiting DW's Global Media Forum where refugees took center stage. We take a trip to the English town of Doncaster to see how the Brexit debate is playingout around the dinner table. We meet the man following the aid and government money in Nigeria. Plus, fear and defiance at LA Pride in the wake of the Orlando gun massacre.


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 2016-06-18  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: Rights and resistance


This week: We look back on the life of Muhammad Ali, we reflect on the 40th anniversary of the Soweto uprising and find out why Jordanians are marking the centenary of the Arab Revolt with a train trip back in time. Also: We'll hear about the power of seeds in Palestinian farmlands, how Vietnamese pupils are dealing with the legacy of war and how aboriginal musicians in Canada are branching out.


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 2016-06-11  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: A long time coming


On this week's show: More than a century after 1.5 million Armenians were killed by Ottoman forces, Germany has voted to define the killings as genocide - so what does the shift mean for Armenians in Germany? We'll also hear stories from LGBT activists fighting for freedoms across the globe. Plus, the new chief appointed to lead the embattled police department in the US town of Ferguson.


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 2016-06-04  54m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: Peace, prayer – and conflict


This week we talk to Turks about the growing Islamization of their country, and report on tensions at German universities over Muslim prayer rooms. In Lebanon we hear how the Virgin Mary has brought members of different faiths together. Plus, a victim of extraordinary rendition tells his story, and how French chanteuse Louane is seducing fans across the border in Germany.


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 2016-05-28  55m
 
 

WorldLink: WorldLink: Escalation


On this week's programme: The shocking case of a German teenager who was beaten to death on the street simply because he was in the wrong place at the wrong time. We’ll also be talking to a German criminologist about violent youth crime statistics and trends. Plus, Venezuela in turmoil – why thousands of people are taking to the streets in their bid to bring down the government.


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 2016-05-21  55m