January 22, 2018: Hour 2

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In hour two of Here & Now's Jan. 22, 2018 full broadcast, we continue with updates from Washington, D.C., on the latest regarding the partial government shutdown. Also, beginning March 1, restrictions in China that will limit imports of solid waste from other countries are set to go into full effect. What will this mean for recycling in the United States? And, with the Winter Olympics only weeks away, excitement is mounting for participating athletes. But that joy has been marred by recent tragedies, including the deaths of two skiers. The accidents leave some asking whether the risks of winter sports are at best unreasonable and at worst immoral. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on January 22, 2018.


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