The Trump administration is hoping to reduce the number of asylum seekers at its borders by requiring that they seek asylum first in a third country, like Guatemala. Robin Young talks with an investigative reporter about what's urging people to leave countries like Honduras. And, we look at new data revealing that July was the hottest month ever recorded. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's August 6, 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 August 6, 2019.