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Between The Lines coverage of the 2017 Left Forum, June 2-4, 2017

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Promoting Enduring Peace presented its Gandhi Peace Award jointly to renowned consumer advocate Ralph Nader and BDS founder Omar Barghouti on April 23, 2017.



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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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"The Rogue World Order: Connecting the Dots Between Trump, Flynn, Bannon, Spencer, Dugin Putin," by Anna Manzo (GlobalHealing), Daily Kos, Feb. 13, 2017

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"MSNBC Editor: Women's March is a Revival of the Progressive Movement," by Anna Manzo (GlobalHealing), Daily Kos, Jan. 24, 2017

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"Free Leonard Peltier," by Reginald Johnson, Jan. 6, 2016

"For Natives, a "Day of Mourning"by Reginald Johnson, November 23, 2016

"A Bitter Harvest" by Reginald Johnson, Nov. 15, 2016


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Taking Risks to Protect the Planet in Trump Era of Climate Change Denial

Posted Jan. 25, 2017

MP3 Interview with Tim DeChristopher, activist with the Climate Disobedience Center, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

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Climate activist Tim DeChristopher spent 21 months in federal prison for a creative, non-violent direct action in 2008 that succeeded in stopping the auctioning of public lands in Utah for fossil fuel development. In 2015, he co-founded the Climate Disobedience Center, which works with groups and individuals who risk imprisonment for breaking the law in the interest of protecting the climate.

The Center’s current focus is assisting five individuals and their support team, who on Oct. 11 last year turned off the valves of five pipelines that bring tar sands oil from Canada into four U.S. states. They are facing several criminal charges, including conspiracy, burglary and trespass. In advance of the action, they took safety precautions and notified the pipeline companies. The group is now facing up to 30 years in prison. DeChristopher says these cases will test the rights of political dissidents in the Trump era.

Between The Lines’ Melinda Tuhus spoke with DeChristopher while on a break from painting banners in Washington, D.C., that would be used in a protest during the Jan. 20 inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Here, he discusses the urgency of taking risks to protect the climate, and thereby human beings and other earth species who rely on a healthy, sustainable environment for survival.

For more information, visit the Climate Disobedience Center’s website at climatedisobedience.org.

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