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Over the past decade, Greece has been in recovery from a major economic crisis. To help regain their footing, Greece privatized a major port and leased it to Chinese industry. It's supposed to be a win-win for Greece and China, but some analysts say China is doing most of the winning. And that Greek dockworkers are losing. We'll look at how China is gaining influence in European shipping on the next Morning Edition from N-P-R News.

This week on Climate One:

Who are the people bankrolling our political system? New Yorker writer Jane Mayer takes us behind the scenes and exposes the powerful group of individuals who are shaping our country.  

In her latest book, Dark Money: the Hidden History Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, Mayer traces the billions of dollars spent by the Kochs, the Scaifes, the Olins, and the Bradleys and uncovers their influences on policies related to climate change, the economy and more.