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>> all i wanted to see was her walk, it was amazing. >> probably the most profound moment was when i stood up. these were emotions i had been dreaming about for so long. thank you. >> techknow, proud to tell your stories on al jazeera america. >> good evening, i'm antonio mora. this is al jazeera america. >> well, i think the interview raised a lot of serious questions. >> i don't think you are qualified if you had voted for the disastrous war in iraq. >> war of words. hillary clinton and bernie sanders argue over who is ready to be president. >> he said i am president of the united states, and i can't make
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anything happen. >> inside the obama white house. you just saw episode one of an al jazeera documentary, we'll discuss his presidency. and the man in the hat - bell gun prosecutors release video of the one of the suspected brussels attackers after months of playing nice, the race for the democratic presidential nomination is turning nasty. hillary clinton seems to be feeling the heat from bernie sanders, so she's going on the offensive. the war of words coming two weeks before the new york primaries. david shuster reports. >> reporter: outside yankee stadium hillary clinton threw a brush-back pitch after the democratic rival said she is not
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qualified to be president. >> i don't know why he's saying that. i will take bernie sanders over donald trump, or ted cruz any time. let's keep our eye on what is at stake in this election. >> it was clinton herself who seemed to ignite the brawl. she told politico that sanders' youngest supporters are documented, and on wednesday she referred to her rival's stumbles in an interview and refused to answer a key question. >> do you believe bernie sanders is qualified and ready to be president of the united states. >> i think the interviewed raised serious questions. >> did you say this guy is ready to be president of the united states. >> he hadn't done his homework, and he had been talking for more than a year. and do you think he is able to deliver on the things he is promising to all of the
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democratic voters. >> i will leave it to voters to decide who of us can do the job that the country needs. >> almost immediately "the washington post" headlines said clinton questions whether sanders is qualified to be president. a few hours later in philadelphia. sanders hit back. >> i don't think you are qualified if you had voted for the disastrous war in iraq. i don't think you are qualified if you supported virtually every disastrous trade agreement which cost us millions of decent paying jobs. >> on twitter the campaign demanded to take back your words and accused of grievances. bernie sanders continued the counteroffensive. >> if we are being attacked. after being senator for over
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20 years, stameding up for people, they are going to -- standing up for people - they are going to question my qualification, i get to question thirst. >> the secretary clinton thinks i came from the small state of vermont we are not used to it. we'll get used to this. i'm not getting beaten up or lied about. we'll fight back. >> reporter: the feud is less than two weeks. voters here are used to rough and tumble politics. as clinton provided on this day. democratic sanders say the race is dangerous. it could create lingering bitterness, making community more difficult. the republican campaign has been bitter for months. it remains that way. >> the last thing we want is to
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nominate someone like donald trump who has allegations of fraud. last thing they want is to nominate someone on the witness stand. >> those references were to trump university, a shuddered business venture, as well as the clinton email investigation. >> it's great to be home. trump reminded his audience, that cruz attacked him in new york. >> do you remember during the debate when he started lecturing me, it was no good. >> it adds up to an abrasive and aggressive battle. a battle that is intensifying both parties > the president spoke to law
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student at the university of the chicago. as mike viqueira reports, the integrity of the jewed usual branch is it the stake. >> reporter: president obama trying to keep up the political pressure on the u.s. senate to confirm his nominee for the supreme court. taking his case to the home-town of chicago, and a place he was a law professor. the university of the chicago, where he made the case. he decried the partisanship that has taken over washington, and the political process, threatening to overtake the judiciary. despite the fact that more senators are trying to meet with garlent. the leadership, standing firm and his refusal, to allow a hearing or a vote on the senate
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floor. president obama says it's unfair. >> what is not acceptable is not givening them a vote, a hero, not meeting with him. what is not acceptable is the use of the filibuster for someone who is clearly within the mainstream. or sengly, say, we will nullify another party from making the importance. we'll wait to see if a guy from our party will make the performance. there are assume that are breaking ranks. lindsey graham and another has announced plans to meet with garland as well. the strategy points to a lame duck session.
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assuming that the democrat wins the white house and the senate remains as it is. the best chance they have, is when republicans see the writing on the wall. to confirm garland, making the best of a bad situation. >> south carolina regulating the use of public bathrooms, introducing a measure requiring strans gender issues. more than a dozen states considered the provision. paypal answered that. police in belgium released a serious of surveillance videos. of a man wanted in connection with the bombings.
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the man with the hat believed to have escaped. barber shows where he went. >> walking away from an attack that doesn't cause carnage. it shows a third suspect. the so-called man in the hat fled the airport. c c.t.v. fooltage shows him in the nearby footage without the jacket. police are keen to recover the item. the authorities hope someone at street level. >> especially an appeal though those who might have taken a photograph. they can provide in possession on the issue, are refused to call the telephone number, on the site or email distress addresses.
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three attackers targeted the airport, two blowing themselves up. the man on the left worked as a cleaner, targeted in 2009/2010. he was sperkted of being the bomb-makers for the paris attack. meanwhile salah abdeslam believing to be the only surviving member had his latest court hearings in brussels. belgium investigators can finish questioning him. according to information i received the belgium arrest warrant needs to be before. this will happen in a few weeks. he needs to be heard in another case. >> as the hunt goes on, a senior fbi official accused allies in europe of tracking passengers tourists. for the belgians, the priority is to use the c c.t.v. images
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that they do have to find this man. >> oil has taken about 170 workers captive in syria, according to a monitoring group in the u.k. isil took the workers hostage during an attack on a cement country. another rebel group says it secured the release of some hostages, but isil beheaded 10 others. >> from the economy to terrorism to health care. next, a look at the al jazeera documentary "the limits of hope", and discussion with a former white house correspondent richard wolf.
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>> "inside story" takes you beyond the headlines, beyond the quick cuts, beyond the sound bites. we're giving you a deeper dive into the stories that are making our world what it is. >> ray suarez hosts "inside story". only on al jazeera america.
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tonight al jazeera america premiered part one of a ground-breaking documentary "the limits of hope" inside obama's white house, an indepth look at the administration and the president's successes and failure president-elect president obama is at home in chicago and wanted his advisors to meet with him. >> a number of us wanted to meet with him before the main meeting. we wanted to see what we would hear. they painted a grim picture. >> david axel rod looked at the noms numbers, at the forecast and said you're telling us even if we pass the biggest stimulus of all times, the unemployment rate is still going to go to 8.7%, or whatever was the forecast at the time. >> and they said yes. >> richard wolf is a columnist
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for the guardian. we should note that richard did not participate in the making of the documentary. let's start with the clip, and president obama's first big challenge, the financial crisis and consequences. it's become a campaign issue, he has been attacked for both sides of the aisle. has he not got enough credit for taking drastic action? >> yes. this is not acceptable. nor did evan bush. the stimulus package was stretched between two administrations. they were supposed to be at war, there was a very smooth transition because the crisis was great. >> he comes in with an enormous candidate. he made a lot of promise, and didn't keep many when he could
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have. was that a big failure? >> every president. every politician is elected making promises. if you look at the first two years, when democrats were in control of the house, there was an extraordinary amount that got down. in the just health care, financial reform, the economic recovery, but equal pay. there was a treaty with russia, a lot was buried and packed into the period. what didn't get done were things that couldn't fit into the timetable. in particular, environmental change. carbon control, immigration reform, they were things you could not get done in two years. did he take advantage of that. health care proved costly. let's talk about that. that is seen as the biggest
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achievement. if you look at the polls, the majority of americans opposed what was post. you hear stories from people who it was hurt. >> i think he lost the battle but won the war. if you look at the polling, and you described the health care package, if you ask about the individual things in the package, they go i like that, i like that. the polling numbers go down. >> that tells you how they lost the battle. >> an irony is here is someone who motivated the country to make history, but could not communicate his way through a paper back. a hope was that he would improve america's image. at the same time has that made
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him more gun shy and the consequences of that pulling out in iraq completely, which was something that was popular. has that been one of his biggest failures. >> i think he was voted in to be a gunshy politician and president. he was voted in to end wars, and not start wars, it's philosophical. too easy to start wars, and too difficult to end them. where we can criticize him is say he was too slow, and did too little, too late on the humanitarian crisis. >> beyond that, in iraq and syria, when it came to isil. i don't think you could beat isis or isil. using press comments, and i
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don't think there was any reason to go in with ground forces. is that what a leader has to do. if there is a threat, and it's a huge threat, was it und underestimated could he have taken more. you have to ask, is the threat of isis in iraq and syria, the national security threat facing the united states. are all regional threats in the middle east a crisis, he came to the few, no, it wasn't. i think they would say there was historic things that he was present for. not just bean the first backed president. dealing with the recession. withdrawing troops from iraq, and marking a turning point that
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george bush represented. how they will representatives him is the coarsening of politics, and the debate. he had a hand in that. they will say the miss, the continued mess, he had a hold of that, and didn't resolve it even though it was improved. >> the 4-part documentary, the limits of hope inside president obama's white house continues at 10:00p.m. eastern. a new investigation shows supervisors at veterans' affairs in seven states told workers to falsify patient's wait times, changes were made to make it look like standard were being combined with. workers would zero out waiting times, covering up a demand for
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medical services. a growing number of tent cities. some responded with compassion. as reported, a push was on to find them a pant house. -- permanent house. >> nicole studies by day. at night she hungered down under a tent, under a busy street. >> it's a way of lix. >> she has a lot of company in the uptown neighbour hood. there's three viaduct, all pretty much the only way for uptown residents to get to the parks. if the residents of the noib our hood want to get to the ground july. they have to jog past an
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unlikely truth. >> reporter: this man considers them his neighbours. he funded is go fund me page, a twitter ask and website that rived about 9,000 to supplies and tents. >> one thing with homelessness, there's no place you can go. >> part of the problem, the sale mate let to buts in social services that could help tent city residents. >> this is quickly jentrifying, squeezing out residents. >> there's moderate and low priced apartments. >> reporter: police have been showing up issuing ticts trying
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trying to shoe the residents away. this week a newly formed task force was giving out meals and doing assessments. what gives, are they welcome tore not. >> what gives is these people need permanent housing. >> the city has been sending mixed messages, and he assured us the city would have help. >> they will have a place to go. it will not be a shelter, it's not the place. it needs to be permanent housing. >> the alter moun nose the residents will not believe it until they see it. >> we are like family, we back each other up and don't need no one else. >> children who receive organ transplants miss out on some of the best parts to be young.
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at summer camps they are getting a chance to be kids. and we'll end with baby otters, we'll be right back. it was amazing. >> these were emotions that i had been dreaming about for so long. >> getting to the heart of the matter. proud to tell your stories. al jazeera america.
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many children that undergo life-saving organ transport never get the chance to go to
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champ. one group is changing that. we follow a child on his boyhood adventures. >> like most kids heading to camp, this boy is looking forward to new adventures and independence. >> i'm excited about being away from my brother. being away from home is out of question. garrett's life has resolved around doctor's visits, and medicine to treat congenital kiddy disease. >> last year he received a kidney from his father. >> he had to take medicines three or four times a day. he'll say my friends can do that.
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it's heartening for my husband. in the woods north of ann arbour children that have transplants have been invited. >> these kids have been in an independent situation, relying on the families and the physicians taking care of them. an opportunity to be a kid. >> in the 12th season. it is occupied by the nonprofit. and is affiliated with the hospital everyone attends for tree. they organise medications for the week.
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the ratio is one to one. >> we talk about having spectacularly average experience. we try to do typical things in summer camp. when they come back, they'll say what did you do this summer. it's happy, seeing kids who know what it's like going through what i went through. >> it was so awesome. i could go on it again. >> a chance to try new things, experience highs or enjoy being a kid. >> finally this evening, a look at newest resident, green by wisconsin. these four river otter pups were born, the first born at the zoo.
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the baby otters are doing well and will head outdoors when they are more mobile. i'm antonio mora, thanks for joining us. luis suarez is up next for "inside story", have a great night. open a church that's not government authorised in china and risk going to jail. are practice islam in burma or the car, you may be driven from your home by a mob. -- driven from your home. you could lose your liberty and life. freedom of religion is under threat in month many corners of the globe. the u.s. has an aambassador at large keeping tabs on
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freedom. reverend is my guest. under fire is the inside story. welcome to inside story. i'm ray suarez. freedom of religion, your protection with government trying to interfere with your practice or hinder your desire to believe nothing at all sets the u.s. and set the u.s. apart from much of the world. today in 2016 it doesn't seem like such a revolutionary idea, but in 1789 it was stunning. a given here, perhaps, but religious freedom is not an accepted idea in many places.
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there are laws against blasphemy, talk against god, used to punish dissent, apoctic yfshgs, renouncing religious belief, dropping out can get you killed. since 1998 the u.s. has an ambassador at large for rereligious freedom. there has been no shortage of suffering to monitor. an easter attack in pakistan where the city's small christian minority was gathering. the killing of yazidis in western iraq and syria, hounding of killing of muslims in the car, a freedom under fire this time on the program. i'm pleased to welcome the ambassador at large for religious freedom. there has been so much in the news on this area that i felt that it was really important to get you in here.
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we see people's right to make up their own mind on this issue. they're really under threat, if not initially, then it's not valued as a society-wide threat. we're so used to having ambassadors to places that it's unusual to have an ambassador to an idea. isn't that what you are? >> there are six ambassadors are global responsibilities, global health, women's right, counter terrorism, human trafficking. i'm honoured to hold the position that focuses on religious freedom eight global level. this is something new and it has been very welcomed in many corners across the globe, both by oppressed and persecuted minorities but other communities that are committed to the
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structure of human rights law when you walk into a ministry and you walk across that big expansive carpet to shake hands, are you something that you want to see? >> when you represent the president of the united states, you're someone they want to see. they may know that we have significant differences. if they engage in infringement on human rights and religious freedom of their citizens and people in their cup, but they always want to have good relations with united states or at least to deal with the united states as such an extraordinarily influential country all across the globe. there is that level of acceptance and i think most countries, even though there are pressing freedoms, i think most always don't always see themselves that way. they're looking for some kind of individual indication or--
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vindication or validation for people to fight terrorism, to keep communal strike minimise, that they feel they're doing in the interest of their people and they want to find ways to validate it. they're willing to engage in significant conversations that's exactly it. there you are, you're on a mission to country x and you say, look, we have some concerns about what we're hearing. we've got reports, this and this, and the minister says, "we're not doing that. we don't do that". where do you go from there? >> remind them of the commitments under international law, article 18. it's very clear about the fundamental right of religious freedom, the right to choose your religion, live out your life in accordance with your religious conscience. these are all internationally protected rights. we remind them of the obligation and make them true which is true
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in the general human rights field that if they're going to be systemically infringing on the freem domestics of their people, it will impede the relationship they want on economic grounds and other interests in the u.s. we have a number of tools that can help us be effective in pursuit of that, both combhik tools and political-- economic tools and political tools and moral tools that are available to us that are very helpful in keeping countries to change their policies you've just come back from vietnam. a country that has long been officially atheist, but has buddhists as well. how is it received? this is a country that wants to get a clean bill of health on this score >> it is a good model of the dynamics i was mentioning. they very much want to have a
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good bill of health because they are hopeful congress will ratify the tpp treaty and in addition to which they regard themselves correctly as an influential player in that region of the world. they know what they do is often cited by what other countries do. they want to know what the international community is appreciative and acknowledges their leadership in ways that the international community finds disruptive. so i go to a country like that and i will meet with government officials. it may not happen in the sequence, but they're groupings. government officials, top official at the foreign ministry, the security services, their council on religious affairs, committee on religious affairs that deals with over seeing religious affairs in the country, and we went to the central high lands where ethnic minorities live who feel
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pressured in terms of their religious life than they do in other areas of the country and we meet with officials there. we met with religious leaders to finds out exactly what their situation is, what their hopes are for changes that would allow them to live more freely and then we meet with civil society leaders to try and encourage them to engage in their work with the stronger civil society to be sure that they're speaking to religious freedom as well and standing up for the segments that are persecuted. in this case vietnam is a good example of where there seems to be some real progress. there is some ebb and flow, some bad things, arrests of unregistered churches, but they're given more space for the registered churches to live their lives fully, for unregistered churches, beginning with a regulation passed in 2005
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that has been expanded to allow unregistered churches, to live more openly and more freely. first signs that they're allowing religious communities to engage in so social welfare and projects that those groups feel is part of their mission that they've been denied doing. we're seeing much testing of openness. they're writing a huge comprehensive law for the first time about freedom of religion and when that began a year ago, it was built disappointing, but-- a bit disappointing, but communities were engaged for feedback. in the fifth draft we're seeing some significant improvements and if by october when the final version will be voted on by the national aseem blee, it embodies the freedoms that are there and expands them which we've
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encouraged, this can help millions of people in vietnam. the govern will have played a small part, but i hope effective part, to change lives for the religious communities in vietnam religious liberty, a freedom under fire. >> pushing the boundaries of science. >> we are on the tipping point. >> we can save species. >> it's the biggest question out there. >> it's a revolutionary approach. >> we are pushing the boundaries. >> techknow is going to blow your mind. >> our experts go inside the innovations, impacting you. >> this is the first time anybody's done this. >> i really feel my life changing. >> techknow, where technology meets humanity. only on al jazeera america.
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you're watching inside story. i'm ray suarez. freedom under fire. threats to religion around the world. there must be times, and you can name names if you like, it's better if you do, where somebody says to you, this is an american value. we get that. it's a western value, rich country value, certainly, but it's not our values. we p want, and we're pretty tired of being lectured by western world about these kinds of things, we want to run our own affairs inside our own borders d we rr a country that is defined by this religious order. this way of doing things. leave us alone >> there are certainly countries like that. one can think of saudi arabia that says their muslim values, as they understand it, the religious requirements, that
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there only be islam on the arabian peninsula precludes allowing other religions to function openly there. the maldives has a similar argument. there are april handful of countries that we hear that a lot from. however, even with those countries they are willing to talk with us, they are making improvements. saudi arabia was working a while on their textbooks and made some improvements and were engaged in conversations now to encourage them to continue to reform the rest of their textbooks on these issues. they have eased some of the restrictions about the house churches that they allow to function. they can't function openly, but if they're doing it in their private homes, the religious police have clearly been instructed over the last decade to allow
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a little bit more freedom. every step we take on that is an important step. there remain one to ten countries that are listed in particular concern, countries that have violations of religious freedom, but in most of those countries, ones like north korea being an exception, we're working to get what progress is possible to get out of our bilateral relations. they talk to us about their values and interests and we talk about ours. they make another argument which is one dealing with counter terrorism and combatting violent extremism. if you force people to choose between obeying their religious conscience and living by the ruling of the land and regulations of the government and you force their religious practice underground, you create a field that extremists say you
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can't live the religious life within the system. work with us and we will change the system. they will be more tempted to listening to extremists. there are strategic reasons that we have encouraged countries to loosen their views. there is enormous pressure on saudi arabia in capturing some of the frustration in their own country. we see this across the globe and it is a strong argument for an incentive to ease up on over broad reactions to security concerns that will fill people with the kind of frustration and despair that leads them to listen to extremists there are multiple places like in pakistan where someone can denounce you to a police station, say, i heard this person say that god is not greatly, that god of islam is actually a filthy god or make up a quote and you get arrested.
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you have to put on a defense in court. you have to defend yourselves against a will of a wh ishg sp of a charge where a civil process is put in train to test whether or not you've said something out of turn about a religion and you're in pretty big danger as we've seen >> we have strongly opposed b, lasphemy laws or any law that says somebody articulates verbally or in the way that they live their life, but doesn't interfere with other people, is so offensive that they can be sent to jail and punished and subject to the death penalty because of the heart-felt practice of their religious beliefs. you have that amadia muslims, a smaller muslim group who hold different views and the majority
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of muslims do shia and sunni controlled areas. they can be arrested on some of these charges depending on the interpretation. normative ils lamb would not see the minorities as bla--bla; phemous. many live in fear every day. we push very hard to encourage countries to find alternate ways, not using the legal system to deal with this. resolution 1618 of the united nations lays out a nonpunitive way of addressing ways of people being offended and dealing with hate speech.
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it is a different approach on these issues. with countries like pakistan, we will say we hope you will change those laws, but at a minimum deal with the question now that ray suarez put on the table here. the false accusations violate your own law. if you take a tough stand on those and punish the people, make false accusations and let it be known, and you can put an end to that here. there has been some improvement on the question in the last year or two of enforcement of laws on this. we have encouraged them under the ruling of their supreme court that says government has to do more to protect religious minorities, and set up police forces to protect minorities and how to diffuse the issues that are so much in life at pakistan and the tragedy that occurred
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>> does the government give you refugee status? >> they've marched to the border. >> thousands have taken to the streets here in protest. >> this is where gangs bury their members. >> they're tracking climate change. welcome back to inside story. i'm ray suarez. a freedom under fire. threats to religious liberty around the world. in the 16 or 17 years that your job has existed, you're the
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first jew to hold the job. does that change what you do and how you do it? >> it really doesn't. i found that everywhere i go to muslim countries, buddhist countries, they're interested in the fact that i'm an rabbi and i get interesting questions about it and we get into theological discussions and segue into the business. it has been a great honor anywhere? >> no you mentioned that there are several ambassadors at large dealing with many of the problems that exist around the world, threats to women's rights and other human rights. is there a sort of order of precedence in a crisis-ridden country, are the things that you're worried about and the things that you're monitoring and working with governments on sort of following in behind threats to life and limb on a
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more general basis. if all women are being oppressed, 50% of the population, does the women's rights person get ahead of you in line in a set of 10% or 15% of a religious minorities. with the the u.s. have problems with a country, are you one of the last guys that gets your arms around it as opposed to one of the first? >> it depends on the facts in any given country. there are always going to be issues, health issues, women health, drug issues, trafficking issues, that may loom large at any given moment and need to be addressed, by the u.s. will put all the issues into play into our interactions with countries across the globe. our human rights division which is headed by a man who has done a great job, made the argument that it's when you integrate all the pieces of this and make
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progress on all these fronts that you really are helping a country to transform itself. so we try to push on whatever is the most urgent, but on the structural problems as well and do them both at the same time the world has changed so much in the past 30 years. freedom of conscience, the idea that you could believe what you want, believe where your own intellect guided you, was not universally valued or widely valued not that long ago. does the notion that the people have the right to make up their own mind and heart about religion take some time root? >> it does, and it particularly does with authoritarian countries who are concerned and frightened by people organising their lives around institutions or ideas that they cannot control. therefore, there's often a clash
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between the way that religious groups organise themselves in the government of that country. we've tried to convince the country that there will be more-- they will be more stable, more well to do in terms of the social capital of the country, indicated enormous contribution to social welfare projects at religious institutions across the globe, every group to help automatic and to educate people, et cetera. countries are better off when they give religious communities freedom to do their work. so we are making those arguments all the time. i think we continue to see improvement in some areas and regression in area areas in countries across the globe. you should have to work on it. it is a power of our annual report because we cover every country, and in reporting on the persecution and diskram nation
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that exists there, we give hope to those groups-- discrimination. the fact that there are staff people in our embassies all across the globe who work on preparing that report and stay in touch with the religious communities, everywhere i fly across the globe, and in the last year i've been to 20-odd countries where i'm engaged personally in this work, some more than ones, everywhere i go there are dedicated foreign service officers who know the religious community, who know the government officials that deal with them, who stand up for the rights of groups who are being discriminated against or persecuted. every day across the globe we're making a real difference and it's not just the united states. there's a broad coalition of countries of every faith group,
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islamic, hindu, buddhist, christian majority countries that are working together on behalf of those values. step-by-step, i believe we are making things better but there are many countries where there remain enormous challenges will you leave this job feeling that on balance the world is in better shape on this score? >> i truly believe that the world is in better shape on some of these issues. we face a threat of religious extremists, who will use force and kill people who disagree with their religious beliefs. that began a few years ago. i came in the middle of a growing impact of that. we're working to find news ways to confront that. that is an enormous challenge that affects many countries, but governments. that's an enormous challenge. if you look on the global scene, i believe that there are more people able to live their lives
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with increased degree of freedom and live in accordance with their religious conscience than was true before i came on thanks for being here >> honored to be with you the ambassador at large for religious freedom. that's the inside story. join me tomorrow for one final edition, the look at the program over the last two years as al jazeera prepares to sign off. i'm ray suarez. goodnight. >> we can save species. >> macaw are at risk of dissappearing in the wild. >> we are on the tipping point of an ecological disaster. >> radiocarbon dating method can tell us if trade of ivory is legal. >> gold, we have come at the
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