Working for justice after wrongful conviction, Trade competition with China

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President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida
President Joe Biden shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida during a bilateral meeting at Akasaka Palace, Monday, May 23, 2022, in Tokyo. Evan Vucci/AP Photo

President Biden announced the framework for a new trade partnership with a dozen Asian countries during a recent trip abroad. We look at what’s known about the deal and where the U.S. trade relationship with China stands. We also talk with a Wisconsin man who became a lawyer after spending a decade in prison for a crime he didn’t commit.

Featured in this Show

  • Wrongfully convicted man's book traces his fight for justice for himself and others

    Jarrett Adams served ten years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. After securing his release, he became a lawyer dedicated to overturning other wrongful convictions. He joins us to talk about putting his story into a new book, and how the criminal justice system needs to improve.

  • A look at Biden and others' new trade framework for the Pacific

    We talk about the launch of a new Pacific trade framework, and look at how it could affect U.S. trade and relations with China.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Jarrett Adams Guest
  • Kristin Vekasi Guest

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