June 26, 2017: Hour 1

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In hour one of Here & Now's June 26, 2017 full broadcast, we'll discuss the Supreme Court letting a limited version of the Trump administration ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect. Also, groups of female Kurdish fighters, known as Women's Protection Units, have been fighting on the front lines against ISIS for years. One scholar tells us more about the women and their motivations. And vertical farming is like growing vegetables in a greenhouse on steroids. We visit one of the centers of vertical farming in the U.S.: Tennessee, where the technique is providing locally grown vegetables year-round. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on June 26, 2017.


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