Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen resigned on Sunday amid tensions surrounding the increase in migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Also, Yellowstone National Park's annual bison cull is underway, with up to 1,000 of the animals to be slaughtered. Much of the meat harvested from those bison will be given to tribal nations in the area. But many of those nations say they would rather take the bison alive. And, as Israel prepares for elections on Tuesday, Prime Minister Netanyahu vowed to extend Israeli sovereignty over West Bank settlements if he is re-elected. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's April 8, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on April 8, 2019.