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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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This Week on Between The Lines

Posted Oct. 21, 2015 for week ending Oct. 30, 2015

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"At the end of the day, there is no military solution for this conflict – not from the Palestinian side, not from the Israeli side. And that’s what we in Combatants for Peace – as ex-fighters, ex-soldiers, ex-officers – say. That’s what we experienced ourselves."

– Former Palestinian fighter Sulaiman Khatib, member of Combatants for Peace, commenting on the current spike in violence between Israelis and Palestinians.


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Former Israeli & Palestinian Combatants Tour U.S. Promoting Peaceful Settlement of Decades-Long Conflict

MP3 Interview with Maya Katz and Sulaiman Khatib, Israeli and Palestinian members of Combatants for Peace, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

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Since mid-September, eight Israelis have been killed and 75 have been wounded in knife attacks carried out by Palestinians. During the month of October thus far, 45 Palestinians have been shot to death by the Israeli army and civilians in the West Bank, Jerusalem and Gaza. According to the Palestinian Health Ministry, more than 1,800 others have been wounded by live ammunition, rubber bullets and beatings.  Story continues

Coalition Campaigns to Defeat Transpacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement in Congress

MP3 Interview with Jessa Boehner, international program associate with Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch, conducted by Scott Harris

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On Oct. 5, the U.S. and 11 other nations concluded negotiations on the proposed Trans Pacific Partnership free trade agreement that is designed to integrate 40 percent of the world's economy. The TPP, as it's known, must still be voted on by the U.S. Congress, where a broad coalition of labor, environmental and consumer groups are working to defeat the controversial trade deal.  Story continues

American Corporations Shelter $2.1 Trillion in Offshore Profits, Withholding $620 Billion in U.S. Tax Revenue

MP3 Interview with Matthew Gardner, executive director of the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, conducted by Scott Harris

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Since well before Ronald Reagan was elected president in 1980, Republican and conservative politicians have railed against corporate taxes, arguing that high U.S. tax rates hurt the American economy and put a damper on the creation of jobs. By statute, profitable corporations are supposed to pay a 35 percent federal income tax rate on their U.S. profits, but in 2010, corporations based in the United States had an effective federal tax rate of just 13 percent on their worldwide income, 17 percent when state and local taxes are included.  Story continues

This week’s summary of under-reported news

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