WorldLink

Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. on KUOW2

WorldLink brings you 60 jammed–packed minutes of personal tales and emotions from around the world — looking at the people behind the current affairs headlines.

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Podcasts

  • Saturday, August 16, 2014 12:05pm
    How the Kurdish diaspora is gathering to fight back against the Islamic State, while health workers in Sierra Leone battle the spread of Ebola. Plus, the stories of Gaza's wounded and an Israeli journalist draws hatred.
  • Saturday, August 9, 2014 12:05pm
    How Palestinians in Israel are coming under fire; the murky world of Thai surrogacy and the Khmer Rouge found guilty. The gay Kenyan writer trying to change attitudes, the skateboarding cop of Wisconsin and rapping the news in Vietnam.
  • Saturday, August 2, 2014 12:05pm
    Health workers grapple with the world’s biggest outbreak of Ebola, Israelis speak out about attacks on Gaza, and anarchy in post-Gaddafi Libya. Plus, we take a trip back in time to meet a man obsessed with the 1940s, and Mozambican workers whose lives were torn apart by the fall of the Berlin Wall.
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:05pm
    On this week's show: A Palestinian speaks out about Israel's offensive. Europe's watchdog OSCE gathers clues to the MH17 crash in Ukraine. Who were the HIV activists onboard MH17? And what Kurdish independence might look like. Plus, the outcasts and castaways of society: from survivors of female genital mutilation and acid attacks to the man who was swallowed up and spat out by the sea.
  • Saturday, July 19, 2014 12:05pm
    On this week's show: Fear and trepidation in Israel and Gaza as the conflict intensifies. We ask whither Iraq's future? And the woman who has worn purple every day since 2012. Also: Keeping it in the family, from the man in Waziristan who is searching for his son; the Kurdish families looking for their children in Turkey; and the woman inspired to rediscover her heritage in Bangladesh.