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Counterpoint November 12, 2018

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Many Counterpoint interviews are excerpted for broadcast on the nationally syndicated “Between The Lines” radio newsmagazine at Btlonline.org

Voter Suppression Changed Outcomes of Some Key Races in 2018 Midterm Elections

Interview with John Cusick, a fellow at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund who co-led the group's 'Prepared to Vote' efforts at the polls on the Nov. 6th election, conducted by Scott Harris

Nationwide Protests Organized to Protect Mueller Probe After Trump Fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Interview with Lisa Gilbert, vice president of Legislative Affairs with Public Citizen, conducted by Scott Harris

Progressives Emerge Stronger in Newly Democratic-Controlled House

Interview with Norman Solomon, co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy, conducted by Scott Harris

Democrats Win CT Governor’s Race, Strengthen Majorities in State House and Senate

Interview with Tom Swan, executive director of the Connecticut Citizen Action Group , conducted by Scott Harris

Last Week on Counterpoint

Progressive Movements Drive Prospects for Democratic Election Victory in House

Matt Rothschild discusses the issues progressive candidates focused on in the midterm campaign, what the nation can expect from Democrats if they win control...

Large Number of Immigrants Running for Office Changes US Political Landscape

Sayu Bhojwani talks about her new book, "People Like Us: The New Wave of Candidates Knocking at Democracy’s Door," An enthusiastic, optimistic update on...

Democrats Win the House, Subpoena Power Can Help Support Progressive Agenda

Jeff Hauser investigates administration corruption scandals and lays the groundwork for proposing new progressive legislation in the areas of healthcare, economic inequality, voter suppression...

Trump Closes Midterm Campaign by Demonizing Immigrants, Militarizing Border

Isabel Garcia discusses President Trump's fear-mongering over the migrant caravan traveling north in Mexico and his decision to deploy US troops to the border....

Special Feature

After the Mid-terms: What Now? Interview with Ralph Nader, Valerie Horsley by WPKN’s Resistance...

The Resistance Roundtable panel analyzes results in the mid-term elections with the help of Valerie Horsley, lead organizer with Action Together CT.
Also: Ralph Nader deconstructs the current political moment.
Panel: Scott Harris, Ruthanne Baumgartner and Richard Hill.

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Between The Lines – Nov. 14, 2018 – Full Show

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Special Compilations

Blog: Leaves and Fishes

Forest and the Trees



WPKN’s Real Alternative Mid-term Election Coverage

WPKN's 2018 mid-term election coverage with results and commentary by Ralph Nader, Mark Weisbrot, Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, Paul Bass, Hazel Kahan, Lindsay Farrell, Robert Borosage, Greg...

Sen. Chris Murphy to Trump: ‘Stop!’

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., commented on Donald Trump's racist, xenophobic rhetoric at Democratic Headquarters in Branford, Connecticut. Oct. 30, 2018; interviewed by Richard...

Group Demands Answers on Possible Link Between University of New Haven and Saudi Forensic...

Stanley Heller, executive director of the Middle East Crisis Committee talks about the links between the University of New Haven in Connecticut and the...

Pre-election show – Oct. 14, 2018

With the mid-term elections looming, the Resistance panel discusses voter suppression, the UN Climate Report, the Kavanaugh confirmation and the unraveling of the American...

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Ex-DOJ Official Exposes Truth Behind Bombshell Report Trump Saw Proof of Russian Meddling: US Intel Fears He's A Double Agent