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Counterpoint November 23, 2020

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After Trump, Reforms Must be Implemented to Protect Democracy from Future Autocratic Presidents

Interview with Caroline Fredrickson, former president of the American Constitution Society, conducted by Scott Harris

Racism is Common Denominator in Support for Trump Re-Election

Interview with Kevin Harris, campaigns manager with People For the American Way, conducted by Scott Harris

A Big Tent Coalition Effective Approach to Resisting Trump-GOP Authoritarianism’s Threat to Democracy

Interview with Christopher Vials, an associate professor of English at the University of Connecticut-Storrs, conducted by Scott Harris

Campaign Launched to Enact Connecticut Public Health Insurance Option

Interview with Ann Pratt, director of organizing at the Connecticut Citizen Action Group, conducted by Scott Harris

Last Week on Counterpoint

Trump Refusal to Concede Election Loss Undermines Democracy

Paul Street will discuss the outcome of the 2020 election, and the important issues raised in his recent article, “'The Envy of the World':...

Democrats Debate Blame for House Losses

Chamberlain discusses the need to protect the election results from President Trump's effort to undermine public confidence in democratic institutions and assesses the success...
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Trump Mass Firings at Pentagon: Retribution for “Disloyalty,” or Preparations for A Coup?

Mel Goodman talks about Trump and the Republican Party's refusal to concede their election loss to Biden/Harris, mass firings at the Pentagon, what it...

Future of Healthcare Reform Under Biden is Uncertain

Dr. Frugoni discusses the work her group is doing to bring universal healthcare to California, preserving and improving the ACA if it survives a...

Special Feature

2020 Gandhi Peace Award Honors Syrian Humanitarian Aid Workers

Stanley Heller talks about the Gandhi Peace Award ceremony on Saturday, November 21st which this year will be given jointly to Syrian-American Dr. Zaher Sahloul of Chicago and Mayson Almisri of the Syria Civil Defense, honoring the brave work of Syrian medical and rescue workers. The public worldwide may view the ceremony on Zoom without charge. The link to register is at the website PEPeace.org.


Former federal prosecutor Glenn Kirschner responded to President Donald Trump's pardon of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn by saying that it's entirely possible that the judge in Flynn's case could nullify the pardon.
https://t.co/iWL4wKIEui #Pardon #MichaelFlynn

Amy Covid Barrett took her 7 maskless children to a superspreader event

She's not particularly smart and a horrible parent so this is a perfect fit for her 1st mark on the SCOTUS https://t.co/RZ2mBSp0xD

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Former federal prosecutor Glenn Kirschner responded to President Donald Trump's pardon of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn by saying that it's entirely possible that the judge in Flynn's case could nullify the pardon.
https://www.alternet.org/2020/11/flynn-pardon #Pardon #MichaelFlynn
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Michigan has already endured one of the worst oil spills in the state's history and the governor has called on Enbridge to cease operation by mid-2021. But apparently, the company is still already starting construction for man camps to build the #pipeline.
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