The Real Story Around Land Expropriation in South Africa

A selection of books are on display in a bookstore in Cape Town, South Africa, Jan. 23, 2018 (AP photo by Christopher Torchia).
A selection of books are on display in a bookstore in Cape Town, South Africa, Jan. 23, 2018 (AP photo by Christopher Torchia).

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s managing editor, Frederick Deknatel, and senior editor, Robbie Corey-Boulet, discuss the real story around land expropriation in South Africa, after President Donald Trump’s promotion of a white-nationalist conspiracy theory about white South African farmers. They also look at overshadowed headline news from the week, including the international implications of Trump’s rollback of the Obama-era Clean Power Plan, which had set national carbon pollution limits on coal-fired power plants. If you like what you hear on Trend Lines and what you’ve read on WPR, you can sign up for our free newsletter to get […]

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