March 19, 2018: Hour 1

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In hour one of Here & Now's March 19, 2018 full broadcast, we discuss the latest on President Trump's trip to New Hampshire to discuss the opioid addiction crisis with NH1 reporter Paul Steinhauser. Also, the pastor of First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas, says conspiracy theorists questioning whether the mass shooting there last year actually happened have been harassing survivors for months. And the BBC World Service is undergoing its largest expansion since 1941, adding news in 10 new languages in Africa and Asia, among them Amharic, Tigrinya, Oromo and West African Pidgin. We learn more about West African Pidgin, its history and the new service's instant popularity. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on March 19, 2018.


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