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Between The Lines – Aug. 8, 2018

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‘Project Blitz’ Pushing Christian Right Agenda in State Legislatures

Interview with Frederick Clarkson, senior fellow Political Research Associates, conducted by Scot Harris

Transition to Renewables Possible Only if World Converts to Publicly-Owned Energy Production

Excerpt of speech by Sean Sweeney, coordinator of Trade Unions for Energy Democracy, at the Teach-in for a Livable World! Climate Justice Now!, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

Popular Social Movements in History Needed Hope to Succeed

Inteview with Nathan Schneider, assistant professor in media studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder, conducted by Scott Harris

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Aug. 8, 2018

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • ISIS making a comeback in Iraq
  • Black liberationist speaks out after 40 years in prison
  • Harvard's affirmative action fight could threaten rich whites

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Privatization and Segregation of U.S. Public Education Endangers Democracy

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JOHN NICHOLS: Democracy on Life Support?

The panel talks with journalist and author John Nichols about Trump's selection of Brett Kavanaugh to replace Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. Recorded and produced by Richard Hill, WPKN's Resistance Roundtable July 14, 2018
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Live on https://t.co/OTsd2kQzVZ now: Kathy Kelly, co-coordinator of the group Voices for Creative Nonviolence, on gross human rights abuses being committed against civilians in the war in #Yemen by Saudi Arabia, the UAE in coordination with the U.S. military
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