Why is illegal poaching of protected animals still so common? What is the human impact on the sixth extinction, and is there anything we can do about it? In wake of the recent Cecil the Lion killing, today host Esty Dinur talks with UW professor Dr. Adrian Treves, psychologist Dr. Frieda Birnbaum, and researcher Dr. Gerardo Ceballos on this and the sixth extinction.
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A Public Affair is WORT's daily hour-long talk program. It aims to engage listeners in a conversation on social, cultural, and political issues of importance. The guests range from local activists and scholars to notable national and international figures.