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Between The Lines – June 22, 2022 – Full Show

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Republicans and Christian Nationalists Support Jan. 6 Insurrection, Condone Political Violence

Interview with Wajahat Ali, a Daily Beast columnist, public speaker and author, conducted by Scott Harris

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Colombians Elect Gustavo Petro, Nation’s First Leftist President

Interview with Alexander Main, director of international policy at the Center for Economic and Policy Research, conducted by Scott Harris

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Meteorologist Turned Congressional Candidate to Address Climate Crisis

Interview with Eric Sorensen, retired TV meteorologist, now congressional candidate, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary – June 22, 2022

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • 49 million people face famine amid Russia-Ukraine war wheat shortage
  • Vietnam is leading the transition to clean energy
  • Private equity billionaires are looting the country

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Ukraine: the History, the Context

Henry Lowendorf, director of the Greater New Haven Peach Council, dlscusses the war in Ukraine and provides the history and context that is absent from corporate media coverage.
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The nasty side of Donald Trump’s 2020 lies and bullying comes before the January 6th Committee https://t.co/YH3pU4lasK
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So we don’t give a s***❗️
Those #Trump officials who kept their mouths shut for 18+ months about the plot to overthrow our democracy should be prosecuted with extreme prejudice for the traitors they are!! Telling the truth under oath is not heroic! @soledadobrien https://t.co/sIKSLDmSqp

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Counterpoint, hosted by Scott Harris, is heard every Monday night on WPKN 89.5 FM, Bridgeport, CT between 8:00 – 9:30 pm ET. Webstreaming and audio archive at http://wpkn.org

1) Elliot Mincberg, People For the American Way's senior fellow, former chief counsel for oversight and investigations of the House Judiciary Committee and long-time Supreme Court expert, talks about the Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade federal abortion protections, another decision that repeals a 100 year old New York State law restricting the carrying of guns in public and additional SCOTUS rulings that point to the Supreme Court's out-of-control, extremist conservative majority's threat to democracy.

2) Claire Nader, a political scientist recognized for her work on the impact of science on society, discusses her new book, "You Are Your Own Best Teacher! Sparking the Curiosity, Imagination and Intellect of Tweens," that features a remarkable variety of teachable antidotes to the punishing forces bearing down on youngsters from harmful marketing, the insidious grip of ‘virtual reality’ and the tyranny of peer groups.

3) James G. Kahn, MD, MPH, Professor, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies at the Global Health Sciences & Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of San Francisco discusses the results of an important study he recently co-authored, "Universal healthcare as pandemic preparedness: The lives and costs that could have been saved during the COVID-19 pandemic."

4) Marjorie Cohn, professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, past president of the National Lawyers Guild talks about her just published article on the Supreme Court overturning women's reproductive rights, ""Self-Determination Has Been Wrenched Away From Half the US Population."

Some segments featured on Counterpoint are edited for re-broadcast on the syndicated Between The Lines radio news magazine. Visit their web site at http://www.btlonline.org for free subscriptions to mp3 - podcast audio files, program summaries and interview transcripts. An archive of current and past Counterpoint interviews are accessible for free at our Counterpoint Radio web site: http://counterpointradio.org The full 2-hour unedited program can be accessed for a 2 week period after the show, at the WPKN Radio archives: http://archives.wpkn.org/bookmarks/search/counterpoint
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Next on the agenda of the #Christian #Fascist #SupremeCourt is overturning precedent setting rulings legalizing #gaymarriage and #contraception. RESIST like your life depends on it, or wake up in the Republic of #Gilead!
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Center for Economic and Policy Research's Alexander Main talks about the historic election of Gustavo Petro as Colombia’s first leftist president.
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Schiff closed Moss’s appearance by asking her how many other election workers pictured in the State Farm Arena surveillance video are still working for Fulton County.

“There is no permanent election worker or supervisor in that video that’s still there,” she said.

How many election workers and officials are facing the same kind of threats from today's Trumpists, the equivalent of fascist Italy's and Germany's "brownshirt" thugs of the 1930s and '
40s?