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Between the Lines

A four-time winner of the Connecticut Associated Press Broadcast Award for Best Feature in the non-commercial category, this syndicated, half-hour program provides a platform for individuals and spokespersons from progressive organizations generally ignored or marginalized by the mainstream media.

Between the Lines covers a wide range of political, economic and social topics. Each program begins with a five-minute summary of some of the week’s under-reported news stories gathered from the alternative press. This summary is followed by three five-minute interview segments focusing on significant international, national and regional issues.

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Yemen, Plowshares, Fuel Efficiency Standards
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August 17, 2018 | 9:00 am

Kathy Kelly: Saudi Airstrike on Bus Carrying Children Adds to Civilian Death Toll in Yemen’s War; Mark Colville: Kings Bay Plowshares Anti-Nuclear Activists Prepare for Trial; Andrew Linhardt: Trump Moves to Roll Back Obama-era Auto Fuel Efficiency and Pollution Standards; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Aug. 15, 2018


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Project Blitz, Energy Democracy, Popular Social Movements in History
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August 10, 2018 | 9:00 am

Frederick Clarkson: ‘Project Blitz’ Pushing Christian Right Agenda in State Legislatures; Sean Sweeney: Transition to Renewables Possible Only if World Converts to Publicly-Owned Energy Production; Nathan Schneider: Popular Social Movements in History Needed Hope to Succeed; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary


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Kavanaugh, Consumer Protection Bureau, Medicare For All Caucus
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July 27, 2018 | 9:00 am

Gretchen Borchelt: Kavanaugh Poses Dire Threat to Reproductive Rights and Healthcare Access; Bartlett Naylor: As Mulvaney Dismantles Consumer Protection Bureau, Trump Nominates Kraninger to Finish the Job; Amirah Sequeira: House Democrats Launch Medicare For All Caucus, Embracing Universal Health Care


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Helsinki, Ireland, Family Separation
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July 20, 2018 | 9:00 am

Trump’s Disastrous Summit Performance Could Derail U.S.-Russia Nuclear Arms Control Talks; Ireland is First Nation in World to Fully Divest from Fossil Fuel Industry; CT Lawsuit Targeting Family Separation Policy Succeeds in Reuniting Children with Their Parents


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Kavanaugh, Wheeler, Immigrant Children July 13, 2018 | 9:00 am

Pooja Gehi: Trump Supreme Court Nominee Threatens Civil, Women’s, Worker Rights and Mueller Probe; Scott Edwards: Amid Multiple Scandals Trump EPA Head Pruitt Resigns, Replaced by Coal Lobbyist; Joanne Lewis and Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Lawsuit Targets Trump Separation Policy’s ‘Psychological Harm’ to Migrant Children


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SCOTUS, Janus, Bike Ride for Leonard Peltier
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July 6, 2018 | 9:00 am

"There is a narrow path to victory here for progressives and the path goes through six states. Right now the Senate is only 50 to 49. That means we need to hold the Democrats and get one Republican vote. ... That's not easy, but it's definitely doable."– Elliott Mincberg, senior fellow with People for the American Way, on how to stem the tide of Trump's Supreme Court conservative justice appointments.


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Border Crisis, Mexican Election, Poor People’s Campaign
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June 29, 2018 | 9:00 am

-As Trump Border Crisis Continues, For-Profit Private Prison Companies Lobby for Harsh Policies
-Polls: Mexicans Ready for Change Will Elect Progressive Candidate Lopez Obrador President
-Thousands Gather at Poor People's Campaign Rally, Vowing to Continue Fight for Social Justice


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Yemen, ATT & Time Warner, Water is Life
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June 22, 2018 | 9:00 am

-Saudi-led Assault on Yemen’s Vital Port Exacerbates Humanitarian Crisis
-AT&T - Time Warner Merger Will Likely Impose Costs on Consumers and Citizens
-'Water Is Life Walk': An Indigenous Sacred Ceremony of Connection and Healing


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North Korea, Afghanistan, Border Violence
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June 15, 2018 | 9:00 am

"When (National Security advisor) John Bolton came out and said that they envision a Libya model for North Korea, that sort of evoked the memories of Libya giving up its WMD capabilities and then (Moammar) Kaddafi being toppled. And the United States supported his toppling." – Jamal Abdi, vice president of policy with the National Iranian American Council, on the U.S.'s history of regime change as a backdrop on North Korea denuclearization talks


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Podcast Only Due to Fund Drive
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June 8, 2018 | 9:00 am

"Loans don't go bad quickly (for example) if your sales are off for that factory that you've built with borrowed money. But a bet can go bad badly ... with speculation, if you lose a bet, you can wipe out the bank's capital." – Bartlett Naylor, financial policy advocate with Public Citizen, on how the Volcker Rule protects commercial and bank deposit funds by separating them from investment speculators' bets


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