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Friday morning news – May 29, 2020

Trump signs order to pull liability shield from social media companies » President Trump used his pen Thursday to fire back at Twitter and other social media platforms. He signed an executive order that he said is aimed at holding social media companies accountable for policing speech in a politically partisan way. 

Culture Friday – Immigration, feminism, and evangelism

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday the 29th of May, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham.

Kicker – Graduating without a license

NICK EICHER, HOST: Jack Rico just graduated from a California college after earning four associates degrees in two years. 

Review – AKA Jane Roe

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, May 29th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: that bombshell documentary everyone in the media seemed to be talking about last week: AKA Jane...

Listener Feedback

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, May 29th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Next up: your listener feedback—and I’ll say good morning to our managing editor, J.C. Derrick. Morning.

Thursday morning news – May 28, 2020

Pompeo says Hong Kong no longer autonomous from China » Secretary of State of Mike Pompeo notified Congress on Wednesday that in the eyes of the Trump administration, Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from mainland China.

Museums display COVID-19 financial strain

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday the 28th of May, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: another casualty from the economic lockdown, museums.

Zoos scrape by with bare necessities

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: effects from the economic lockdown extend to zoos.