The Economist: The week ahead

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Editors and correspondents of The Economist discuss the events shaping the world next week, in the studio and in the field. Published on Economist Radio every Friday.


The week ahead: America and guns

June 17th, 2016

Episode 98 of 114 episodes

John Prideaux, our US editor, and Chris Lockwood, our Middle East editor, debate the fallout from Orlando's mass shooting and whether the attack will push forward the gun control debate; and International editor Helen Joyce talks to host Anne McElvoy about a new approach to tackling female genital mutilation: could allowing the less damaging methods to continue bring an end to the worst variations?