This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.
Part I (00:13 – 07:47)
Heartbreak in Nashville: Horrific Tragedy as Shooter Takes the Lives of 3 Children and 3 Adults at the Christian School
Part II (07:47 – 15:25)
Is Reality Dawning in Elite Sports?: World Athletics Council Restrict Transgender Women from Competition as Women
- Transgender track and field athletes can’t compete in women’s international events by NPR (Juliana Kim)
- World Athletics votes to ban transgender athletes from women’s events by Washington Post (Les Carpenter)
Part III (15:25 – 18:47)
The Big Issue Facing the Oldest Population on Earth: Italy Has a Huge Birth Rate Problem
- Who Will Take Care of Italy’s Older People? Robots, Maybe. by New York Times (Jason Horowitz)
Part IV (18:47 – 22:37)
The Scandal of Gendercide: China’s Missing Baby Girls and Rising ‘Bride Prices’
- The Scandal of Gendercide—War on Baby Girls by AlbertMohler.com (R. Albert Mohler, Jr.)
- In China, Marriage Rates Are Down and ‘Bride Prices’ Are Up by New York Times (Nicole Hong and Zixu Wang)
Part V (22:37 – 26:06)
‘The Silly Old Bear Becomes a Resistance Icon’: China’s Communist Party Tries to Cancel Winnie the Pooh
- The autocrat threatened by Winnie the Pooh by NPR (Scott Simon)
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