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Between The Lines – Sept. 12, 2018 – Full Show

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

Interview with Drew Courtney, vice president for communications and research, with People for the American Way, conducted by Scott Harris

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

Interview with Paul Kawika Martin, senior director for policy and political affairs with Peace Action, conducted by Scott Harris

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

Excerpts of speeches by activists at the Rise Up for Climate, Jobs and Justice in New Haven, CT, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

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

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • Trump administration's hostility toward refugees from the Middle East puts dozens of migrants in limbo in Vienna
  • India’s Supreme Court overturns a British Colonial era law banning homosexuality
  • Activists protest JP Morgan investments in the nation’s largest private prison corporations

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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
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#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
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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 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