Friday at 9:00 am
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.
Kavanaugh, Civil Rights, New haven High School September 28, 2018 | 9:00 am
Marge Baker: String of Sexual Assault Allegations Upend GOP Defense of SCOTUS Nominee Kavanaugh; LaShawn Warren: U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Condemns Lack of Federal Protection for Minority Voting Rights; New Haven high school students: High School Students Walk Out in Solidarity with Father Fighting Deportation; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary
DHS and ICE, NAFTA, Immigration Crackdown September 21, 2018 | 9:00 am
Steven Rosenfeld: DHS, ICE Demand Election Documents Intimidating North Carolina Latino Voters; Lori Wallach: Public Pressure Needed to Include NAFTA Labor and Environmental Protections; Nelson Pinos: As Trump Immigration Crackdown Continues, New Haven Rally Supports Ecuadorean Man Fighting Deportation
Kavanaugh, Yemen, Climate Action September 14, 2018 | 9:00 am
Drew Courtney: Shadow of Perjury, Secret Documents Hang Over Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh; Paul Kawika Martin: Lawmakers Push to Invoke War Powers Act to End U.S. Complicity in Yemen War; Climate activists: Rise for Climate Global Day of Action Calls for Unity to Address Climate Change; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary.
Kavanaugh, Toxic Hair Care, Labor September 7, 2018 | 9:00 am
Marjorie Cohn: Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Disregards International Law; Jessica Helm: Hair Products for Black Women Contain Mix of Toxic Chemicals; Jackie DiSalvo: U.S. Labor Movement Confronts Historic Challenges, Opportunities; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary
Fake News, Pennsylvania Pipeline, Prison Slavery.. August 31, 2018 | 9:00 am
Max Blumenthal: Fear of Russian ‘Fake News’, Provokes Facebook Censorship of Legitimate Left and Right Political Websites; Elise Gerhart: Grandmother Jailed for ‘Interfering’ with Construction of Pennsylvania’s Mariner East Gas Pipeline; Ed Mead: Nationwide Strike to End Prison Slavery Challenges Inmate Exploitation; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Aug. 29, 2018
Democratic Socialism on the Rise Across the U.S. August 24, 2018 | 9:00 am
Kate Aronoff: Democratic Socialism on the Rise Across the U.S.; Anne White Hat: Bayou Bridge Pipeline Opponents Employ Direct Action to Block Construction; Lindsah Meiman: Rise for Climate Global Day of Action, Sept. 8, Demands New Era of 100% Renewable Energy; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Aug. 22, 2018
Yemen, Plowshares, Fuel Efficiency Standards 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
Project Blitz, Energy Democracy, Popular Social Movements in History 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
Kavanaugh, Consumer Protection Bureau, Medicare For All Caucus 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
Helsinki, Ireland, Family Separation 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