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Trump impeachment

Even if Senate Acquits Trump in Impeachment Trial, Process will Educate Voters on President’s Lawbreaking

Interview with Marjorie Cohn, professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and past president of the National Lawyers Guild, conducted by Scott Harris

USMCA

White House-Congressional Agreement Moves NAFTA 2.0 Trade Deal to House Vote

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

Climate Activist Groups Demand State, Local Politicians Take Action

Speech by Sena Wazer, Sunrise Connecticut organizer of the Dec. 6 Climate Strike in Hartford, Connecticut, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Dec 11, 2019

Compiled by Bob Nixon

  • Trump administration quietly releases Lebanon military aid
  • Key negotiator say deal is close on surprise medical bill legislation
  • MSNBC’s Bernie blackout

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• Two years after George W. Bush invaded Afghanistan in 2001, the nation's president at the time President Hamid Karzai cut a ceremonial ribbon...

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Ukraine and the new cold war: some historical context

Gary Leupp, professor of history at Tufts University, provides the history and context for Ukraine in the midst of NATO expansion and a new cold war with Russia.
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From Moveon.org: "The night before the House of Representatives takes a somber vote to impeach Trump, we'll head to every congressional office and public square to declare that Nobody Is Above the Law ... "
https://www.impeach.org/event/impeach-and-remove-attend/search/?
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Compelling film ... watch out for those non-stick pans and other waterproofed materials.

https://worldbeyondwar.org/dark-waters-tells-half-the-story-of-pfas-contamination
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The two attackers were “fueled both by anti-Semitism and anti-law enforcement beliefs.”

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/12/nyregion/jersey-city-shooting-domestic-terrorism.html