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
"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.
Listen to audio of the plenary sessions from the weekend.
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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"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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Perspectives on U.S. politics, under-reported in corporate media, from Between The Lines' and Counterpoint archives
"Poll Finds Majority of Americans Support Limiting Corporate Spending in Election Campaigns," Interview with Drew Courtney, communications director with People for the American Way, conducted by Scott Harris
"Fix Congress First!' Organizes to Change 'Pay to Play' Status Quo in Washington, D.C." Interview with Lawrence Lessig, Harvard University law professor, director of the Edward J. Sifra Foundation Center for Ethics, and co-founder of the group Change Congress, conducted by Scott Harris
MP3: "Global AIDS activists briefly disrupt Obama rally" President Barack Obama breaks from his speech at a Bridgeport, CT rally Oct. 30, 2010 to tell Global AIDs activists demanding more aid for their cause that their effort would be better served protesting Republicans who oppose AIDS funding. After being booed down by Obama supporters, they left the stadium with a police escort. (Photo by Mark Pazniokas/CT Mirror)
"U.S. Supreme Court on Course to Tear Down Campaign Finance Reform Laws," Interview with Nick Nyhart, co-founder, president and CEO of Public Campaign, conducted by Melinda Tuhus
"Oath Keepers Revive Right-Wing Militia Movement," Interview with Justine Sharrock, journalist and author of the Mother Jones article, "Age of Treason," conducted by Scott Harris