Your Weekly Debrief!

April 21, 2022
Black and white image of the historic Ellis Island in NYC harbor.

Here's a link to our podcast – for play anywhere!

Here's a link to the Judge's ruling on the federal mask mandate

Here's a link to why other judges believe she got that analysis wrong.

Your Rundown:
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0:18 – 5:37 A story from Ellis Island a couple of years ago.
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5:37 – 9:13 Overview: U.S. history, immigration, and announcement from Pres. Biden on military and financial aid to Ukraine.
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9:13 – 11:49 On Wednesday, Russia tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

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11:49 – 27:27 New, historic immigration numbers from the U.S. southern border, why it matters and how what's happening in Eastern Europe ties into this.
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27:27 – 32:31 How the historical reference of Ellis Island ties to a federal judge's recent ruling which overturned the mask mandate on public transportation.
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32:31 – 35:45 What's happening in Shanghai? Here's the Associated Press report

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35:45 Taking your questions and final thoughts.

by Jenna Lee,

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