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 human rights under-reported in corporate media, from Between The Lines' and Counterpoint archives
"Department of Justice to Sue Arizona Over Immigration Law," Interview with Manuel Perez-Rocha, associate fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies, conducted by Scott Harris
"Economic Sanctions Target Most Vulnerable, Rarely Achieve Political Objectives," Interview with Joy Gordon, professor of philosophy at Fairfield University, conducted by Scott Harris
"U.N. Pursues War Crimes Investigation One Year After End of Sri Lanka's Civil War," Interview with James Ross, legal and policy director with Human Rights Watch, conducted by Melinda Tuhus
"Courts Overturn California's Proposition 8, Affirms Gay Marriage as a Civil Right," Interview with Carole Scagnetti, board president of the group Marriage Equality USA, conducted by Scott Harris
"Judge Acquits Anti-Torture Campaign Protesters," Interview with Mark Colville, Witness Against Torture activist, conducted by Melinda Tuhus
"Civil Liberties Advocates Oppose Obama Move to Weaken Miranda Warning Rules," Interview with Daphne Eviatar, senior associate with Human Rights First, conducted by Scott Harris
"Justice Department Clears Bush Torture Architects," Interview with David Cole, Georgetown University professor of law conducted by Scott Harris