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Counterpoint July 16, 2018

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Trump’s Disastrous Summit Performance Distracts from Critical US-Russia Nuclear Arms Control Negotiations

Mel Goodman, a former senior CIA analyst at the Office of Soviet Affairs and author who currently serves as a senior fellow at the Center for International Policy and adjunct professor of international relations at Johns Hopkins University

Mexican President-Elect Lopez Obrador Plans Big Shakeup of Nation’s Politics

Manuel Perez-Rocha, Associate Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies

Ireland Is First Nation in World to Fully Divest from Fossil Fuel Industry

Interview with Richard Brooks, North America Iconic divestment campaigns coordinator, conducted by Scott Harris

The Militarization of Space Endangers Planet Earth

Bruce Gagnon, Coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space

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Amid Multiple Scandals, Trump EPA Head Pruitt Resigns, Replaced by Coal Lobbyist

Scott Edwards discusses the recent resignation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator, what we know about acting administrator, former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler, and...

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Carlos Moreno will talk about the town hall meeting and Medicare For All as an option to the current private, for-profit health insurance system,...

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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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The Life and Work of Bill Duesing, who died July 12, 2018Bill Duesing, a major figure in the movement for an organic, solar-powered and...

SPECIAL REPORT: “Response to chemical attack in Syria – The priority must be the...

The Resistance Roundtable panel discusses the U.S. missile strikes on Damascus and interviews Stan Heller from Promoting Enduring Peace (www.pepeace.org)about the situation in Syria...

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WPKN's Resistance Round Table panel discusses privatization vs. the public good. Special guest: Tyler Suarez, lead organizer for the CT March for our Lives...

Resistance Roundtable: Privatization v. Public Good and the Upcoming March for Our Lives on...

This month, WPKN's Resistance Round Table panel discusses privatization vs. the public good. Special guest: Tyler Suarez, lead organizer for the CT March for our...

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