MPR News Presents

Jordan on the Frontline: An International Town Hall

From PRI and America Abroad, an international town hall joining experts and audiences in the United States and in Amman, Jordan to discuss the international fight against ISIS and what to do about the Syrian civil war. Jordan is dealing with the largest refugee crisis since World War II as Syrian refugees flee the collapse of the country. What should the US do,and what should Arab countries do, about the Islamic State?

American RadioWorks documentary: No Place for a Woman

A Minnesota lawyer who spent his career fighting against discrimination has died. Paul Sprenger successfully handled a major sex discrimination case against the University of Minnesota and the sexual haraassment suit against Eveleth Taconite on Minnesota's iron range. It was the first successful sexual harassment class-action lawsuit in the nation. In 2005 MPR's Stephanie Hemphill and Catherine Winter produced a documentary about it, "No Place for a Woman."