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who helped make our 25th anniversary with Jeremy Scahill a success!

For those who missed the event, or were there and really wanted to fully absorb its import, here it is in video

Jeremy Scahill keynote speech, part 1 from PROUDEYEMEDIA on Vimeo.

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Between The Lines Presentation at the Left Forum 2016

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"How Do We Build A Mass Movement to Reverse Runaway Inequality?" with Les Leopold, author of "Runaway Inequality: An Activist's Guide to Economic Justice,"May 22, 2016, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, The City University of New York, 860 11th Ave. (Between 58th and 59th), New York City. Between The Lines' Scott Harris and Richard Hill moderated this workshop. Listen to the audio/slideshows and more from this workshop.





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JEREMY SCAHILL: Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker "Dirty Wars"

Listen to the full interview (30:33) with Jeremy Scahill, an award-winning investigative journalist with the Nation Magazine, correspondent for Democracy Now! and author of the bestselling book, "Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army," about America's outsourcing of its military. In an exclusive interview with Counterpoint's Scott Harris on Sept. 16, 2013, Scahill talks about his latest book, "Dirty Wars, The World is a Battlefield," also made into a documentary film under the same title, and was nominated Dec. 5, 2013 for an Academy Award in the Best Documentary Feature category.

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Posted Sept. 23, 2015 for week ending Oct. 2, 2015

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"It's a long-standing social science theory that has been demonstrated time and time again since the Nazi genocide, that if you blame a group of people for threatening the existence of the 'pure, ideal community' -- that over time, some people will interpret that as a call to go either beat them up or kill them."

– Chip Berlet, former analyst with Political Research Associates, on the consequences of racist rhetoric.


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Support for Trump and Racism is Mainstream in Today's Republican Party

MP3 Interview with Chip Berlet, former analyst with Political Research Associates, conducted by Scott Harris

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The 2016 presidential campaign has, in the view of many Americans, hit a new low with blatant racist attacks against immigrants, Muslims and other minorities. Some, but not all of the bombast has come from Republican frontrunner, billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump.  Story continues

Climate Activists Fast to Protest Natural Gas Projects that Exacerbate Climate Change

MP3 Interviews with climate activists Jimmy Betts and Ellen Barfield, recorded and produced by Melinda Tuhus

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On Sept. 8, a dozen members of Beyond Extreme Energy, or BXE, began an 18-day, water-only fast in front of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission headquarters in Washington, D.C. Their demand is that the agency, known as FERC, stop issuing new permits to build fracked gas infrastructure, including pipelines, compressor stations, storage facilities and liquefied natural gas export terminals. Plans are to end the fast on Sept. 25, the day after Pope Francis addresses the U.S. Congress.  Story continues

Critics Condemn Department of Justice's Deferred Prosecution of GM for Deadly Auto Defect

MP3 Interview with Rena Steinzor, professor of law at the University of Maryland, conducted by Scott Harris

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Officials at the U.S. Department of Justice have opted not to prosecute General Motors executives for their decision to withhold public information about the installation of defective ignition switches into 2.6 million of the company's vehicles, a failure that cost the lives of more than 124 people and injured 274. Instead, General Motors will pay $900 million in penalties, enter into what's called a deferred prosecution agreement, and be monitored for three years.  Story continues

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