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Between The Lines – July 18, 2018

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Trump’s Disastrous Summit Performance Could Derail U.S.-Russia Nuclear Arms Control Talks

Interview with Mel Goodman, former CIA analyst, now a senior fellow at the Center for International Policy, conducted by Scott Harris

Ireland is First Nation in World to Fully Divest from Fossil Fuel Industry

Interview with Richard Brooks, North America iconic divestment campaigns coordinator with 350.org, conducted by Scott Harris

CT Lawsuit Targeting Family Separation Policy Succeeds in Reuniting Children with Their Parents

Excerpt of speeches by Muneer Ahmed, Vanesa Suarez and Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary July 18, 2018

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • Brexit white paper sparks political crisis for May
  • Prison reform second chance Pell grants for post secondary education
  • Union busting enabled by Janus decision

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This week on Between The Lines

• Mel Goodman: Trump’s Disastrous Summit Performance Could Derail U.S.-Russia Nuclear Arms Control Talks
• Richard Brooks: Ireland is First Nation in World to Fully Divest from Fossil Fuel Industry
• Muneer Ahmed, Vanesa Suarez and Gov. Dannel Malloy: CT Lawsuit Targeting Family Separation Policy Succeeds in Reuniting Children with Their Parents