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DHS, ICE Demand Election Documents Intimidating North Carolina Latino Voters

Interview with Steven Rosenfeld, senior writing fellow with the Independent Media Institute, conducted by Scott Harris

Public Pressure Needed to Include NAFTA Labor and Environmental Protections

Interview with Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, conducted by Scott Harris

As Trump Immigration Crackdown Continues, New Haven Rally Supports Ecuadorean Man Fighting Deportation

Excerpts of speeches by Nelson Pinos, an Ecuadorean immigrant resisting an ICE deportation order, and his supporters at a Sept. 7 rally, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Sept. 19, 2018

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • Putin Appeals to Russians to accept ‘painful’ pension changes
  • Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announces he won't seek third term as mayor
  • Old Oklahoma murder case spotlights tribal sovereignty

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Shadow of Perjury, Secret Documents Hang Over Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

The arrest of over 200 protesters during the course of last week’s Senate confirmation hearings was a strong indicator of the controversy surrounding conservative...

Lawmakers Push to Invoke War Powers Act to End U.S. Complicity in Yemen War

As violence, famine and a deadly cholera epidemic claim ever more lives in the three-year war in Yemen, the United Nations has weighed in...

Rise for Climate Global Day of Action Calls for Unity to Address Climate Change

A diverse crowd of 200 to 250 gathered on the New Haven Green on Sept. 9 for Connecticut’s Rise Up for Climate, Jobs and...

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Sept. 12, 2018

• Growing Trump administration hostility toward refugees from the Middle East, has put dozens of migrants from Iran, including Christians, in limbo in Vienna,...

Special Feature

The Fight to Save SCOTUS – and a report on grassroots election activism in...

The Resistance Roundtable panel discusses the New York Times decision to publish an anonymous op-ed by a disaffected White House official, and then interviews Code Pink's co-director Ariel Gold about her civil disobedience at confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's pick for the Supreme Court.

Zack Cambell, media and outreach coordinator for the Working Families Organization, calls in to talk about the 1000s of Doors for Justice action that kicked off on Sept. 8.

 

 

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After President Trump's order to declassify documents related to the ongoing Russia investigation, Rep. Schiff says its time for FBI Director Christopher Wray and DNI Dan Coats "to stand up to this president & say 'no.'" https://t.co/6s2b8MrmCk #RussiaGate #TheResistance #Resist
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Former prosecutor Sen. Blumenthal explains why a Senate hearing without a full, fair FBI investigation is a disservice to the crime victim. He cites abusive & insensitive questions Anita Hlll faced during the Clarence Thomas confirmation hearings, #Ibelieveher #SCOTUSKavanaugh
21 hours ago
#Abuseofpower MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell with ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence committee Sen. Adam Schiff on the Trump order to release Russia documents https://t.co/CThLRhxbbj #RussiaGate #Resist
22 hours ago
After President Trump's order to declassify documents related to the ongoing Russia investigation, Rep. Schiff says its time for FBI Director Christopher Wray and DNI Dan Coats "to stand up to this president and say 'no.'" https://t.co/6s2b8MrmCk #RussiaGate #TheResistance

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• Drew Courtney: Shadow of Perjury, Secret Documents Hang Over Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh
• Paul Kawika Martin: Lawmakers Push to Invoke War Powers Act to End U.S. Complicity in Yemen War
• Climate activists: Rise for Climate Global Day of Action Calls for Unity to Address Climate Change
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Former prosecutor Sen. Blumenthal explains why a Senate hearing without a full, fair FBI investigation is doing a disservice to a crime victim. He cites the lessons learned from that two-day hearing with an abbreviated investigation that included abusive and insensitive questions Anita Hlll faced during the Clarence Thomas confirmation hearings, #Ibelieveher #SCOTUSKavanaugh