Airs Monday, April 10, 2017, at 1 p.m. Take a break from your pre-Passover cleaning or whatever else you're doing, for the “Sounds Jewish” Passover seder in song. Hear ceremonial Pesach music in many styles from throughout the Jewish world – Israel, India, Cuba, Brazil, America and the former Soviet Union. Sorry, but you'll have to prepare your own dinner.

Airs Sunday, August 9, at 6 p.m. Episode 2: Ben Rhodes on 'The Obama Doctrine - America's Role in a Complicated World. Ben Rhodes, President Obama's deputy national security adviser, said the Obama foreign policy is intended to position the U.S. to lead in this century, and for all countries to participate in what he calls a "rules-based order." Rhodes spoke with Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic at the Aspen Ideas Festival on June 29, 2015.

Airs Sunday, March 15, at 6 p.m.  President Obama's announcement to begin normalizing relations with Cuba marks the most significant change in US policy toward the island nation in a half century. But as America looks to make it easier to travel to the country and establish more economic ties, what does that mean for the average Cuban or Cuban American? In this special edition America Abroad teams up Latino USA to take an in depth look at how this new thaw affects everyone from families living in both countries, to businessmen hoping to cash in, to baseball players who for decades have been caught in the middle. We'll hear stories from on the ground in Havana, Miami, and elsewhere for a wide range of perspectives and personal narratives.    

Gary Borders
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Commentator Gary Borders pays tribute to a late newspaper publisher who was happiest when he heard the press rumble under his feet.