America Abroad http://wvxu.org en How Government Can Help or Harm Entrepreneurs http://wvxu.org/post/how-government-can-help-or-harm-entrepreneurs <p><strong>Thursday, April 10 at 7 pm</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Anchored by Barbara </span>Bogeav<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Entrepreneurship is hailed as a way to reduce unemployment and preserve our competitive edge abroad. &nbsp; But how does government work best to promote new businesses and keep them afloat, especially here in the U-S--the world’s largest economy?&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:58:50 +0000 91.7 WVXU 23895 at http://wvxu.org How Government Can Help or Harm Entrepreneurs Women's Rights after the Arab Spring http://wvxu.org/post/womens-rights-after-arab-spring <p><strong>Thursday, March 13 - 7 pm</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Anchored by Barbara </span>Bogaev<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:29:29 +0000 91.7 WVXU 23846 at http://wvxu.org Women's Rights after the Arab Spring Global Entrepreneurship http://wvxu.org/post/global-entrepreneurship <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday, February 13 at 7 pm</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Anchored by Madeleine Brand&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Entrepreneur </em>is a hallowed word in the American lexicon. But what's interesting is that the rate at which individual entrepreneurs are starting businesses is growing fastest in the regions of Sub Saharan Africa and Latin America. </span></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:09:27 +0000 91.7 WVXU 22400 at http://wvxu.org Global Entrepreneurship Syria and the Responsibility to Protect http://wvxu.org/post/syria-and-responsibility-protect <p><strong>Thursday, January 16 at 7 pm: </strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.americaabroad.org/radio/programs/documentaries/?prog=syria_and_the_responsibility_to_protect" target="_blank">From America Abroad</a></strong>:<br />At the start of a new year, Syria remains in the grip of violent political upheaval, with no clear resolution in sight. Rivalries among rebel militias and reports of a growing al Qaeda presence only strengthen the hand of the dictator, President Bashir al Assad. Any political leverage gained by regime opponents in two years of fighting, are being squandered.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:29:51 +0000 91.7 WVXU 21303 at http://wvxu.org Syria and the Responsibility to Protect Deradicalizing Terrorists http://wvxu.org/post/deradicalizing-terrorists <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday, November 14 at 7:00 pm:</strong></p><p>The marathon bombings in Boston reminded us that violent Islamic extremism is everywhere, even on our own soil.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 18:45:42 +0000 91.7 WVXU 19401 at http://wvxu.org Deradicalizing Terrorists