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Between The Lines is a weekly syndicated half-hour radio newsmagazine featuring progressive perspectives on national and international political, economic and social issues. Since 1991, Between The Lines has provided in-depth, timely analysis on a wide range of political, economic and social issues including: the history and consequences of two U.S. wars with Iraq; increasing disparity in wealth in the U.S.; coverage of the global social justice movement and related protests challenging the free trade, corporate-driven policies of the World Trade Organization and World Bank/International Monetary Fund; post-9/11 erosion of civil liberties; constitutional protections and international law in the U.S.; the crisis in the U.S. health care system; international grassroots mobilization to confront global climate change; racism permeating the prison industrial complex; and efforts to repair flaws in the U.S. electoral system.Squeaky Wheel Productions is our 501(c)(3) nonprofit production company and distributor. This consumer podcast may occasionally contain a fundraising pitch. 233680

Between The Lines is a weekly syndicated half-hour radio newsmagazine featuring progressive perspectives on national and international political, economic and social issues. Since 1991, Between The Lines has provided in-depth, timely analysis on a wide range of political, economic and social issues including: the history and consequences of two U.S. wars with Iraq; increasing disparity in wealth in the U.S.; coverage of the global social justice movement and related protests challenging the free trade, corporate-driven policies of the World Trade Organization and World Bank/International Monetary Fund; post-9/11 erosion of civil liberties; constitutional protections and international law in the U.S.; the crisis in the U.S. health care system; international grassroots mobilization to confront global climate change; racism permeating the prison industrial complex; and efforts to repair flaws in the U.S. electoral system.Squeaky Wheel Productions is our 501(c)(3) nonprofit production company and distributor. This consumer podcast may occasionally contain a fundraising pitch. 233680

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United States

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Between The Lines is a weekly syndicated half-hour radio newsmagazine featuring progressive perspectives on national and international political, economic and social issues. Since 1991, Between The Lines has provided in-depth, timely analysis on a wide range of political, economic and social issues including: the history and consequences of two U.S. wars with Iraq; increasing disparity in wealth in the U.S.; coverage of the global social justice movement and related protests challenging the free trade, corporate-driven policies of the World Trade Organization and World Bank/International Monetary Fund; post-9/11 erosion of civil liberties; constitutional protections and international law in the U.S.; the crisis in the U.S. health care system; international grassroots mobilization to confront global climate change; racism permeating the prison industrial complex; and efforts to repair flaws in the U.S. electoral system.Squeaky Wheel Productions is our 501(c)(3) nonprofit production company and distributor. This consumer podcast may occasionally contain a fundraising pitch. 233680

Language:

English

Contact:

203-268-8446


Episodes

Trump DOJ Lawbreaking, Rigged Tax System and Defeat of Keystone XL Pipeline

6/16/2021
Free Speech For People's John Bonifaz: Secret seizure of journalists and lawmakers phone records indicates broad investigation of Trump lawbreaking needed Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy's Matthew Gardner: Recent investigation reveals tax system rigged for rich. Bold Nebraska's Art Tanderup: Working with solidarity activists helped defeat of the controversial Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary:

Duration:00:29:00

Fragile Coalition Forms to Oust Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

6/9/2021
Mondoweiss’s Philip Weiss: Israel’s New Governing Coalition Poised To Oust Benjamin Netanyahu Center for Reproductive Rights’ Hillary Schneller: Case Now Before Supreme Court Could End Reproductive Rights Established in Roe V. Wade Social Security Works' Alex Lawson: Progressive Coalition Pushing Biden, Congress to Protect, Expand Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary:

Duration:00:29:00

Timid Democrats Enable Trump-GOP's Ongoing Insurrection

6/2/2021
Gaslit Nation's Sarah Kendzior: Trump-GOP Insurrection Never Ended Northern Arapaho Tribe's Big Wind: Indigenous Communities Lead the Fight to Stop the Line 3 Tar Sands Pipeline in Minnesota Inside Climate News' Nicholas Kusnetz: ExxonMobil on Losing End of Stockholder Rebellion Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary:

Duration:00:29:00

Accountability for Israel Essential to Attain Lasting Peace

5/26/2021
American Friends Service Committee's Jehad Abusalim: Accountability for Israel Essential to Attain Lasting Peace Oil Change International World’s David Turnbull: Top Energy Agency Calls for an End to New Fossil Fuel Development Worldwide National Nurses United's Rocelyn de Leon-Minch: Nation's Largest Nurses Union Opposes CDC's Relaxation of COVID Mask/Distancing Guidelines Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: For more information, related links, transcripts and in-depth interviews,...

Duration:00:29:00

Is Israel Now Attempting to Ethnically Cleanse Jerusalem of Palestinians?

5/19/2021
Georgetown University's Josh Ruebner: U.S. 'Blank Check' Aid Feeds Israel's Impunity and Gaza Horror Tree of Life Educational Fund's John Fussell: Worldwide Protests Decry Israel’s Airstrikes Killing Hundreds of Civilians Hofstra University's Mario Murillo: Massive Colombian Protest Movement Met with Deadly Police Violence Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary • Could Ukraine’s nuclear industry face another Chernobyl? • South Africa’s African National Congress party infighting boils...

Duration:00:29:00

How We Can Stop Massive Tax Avoidance by America's Wealthiest

5/12/2021
Institute for Policy Studies's Chuck Collins: How We Can Stop Massive Tax Avoidance by America's Wealthiest Giniw Collective's Tara Houska: National Day of Awareness Focuses Attention on Epidemic of Violence Targeting Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit People National Security Archive's Peter Kornbluh: The 1960 CIA Plot to Assassinate Raul Castro Revealed Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: • In race over arms superiority, Russia challenges U.S. hegemony • Senate passes $35...

Duration:00:29:00

Joe Biden May be Ending Reaganism (40 Years of 'Trickle-Down' Economics Hasn't Worked )

5/5/2021
Truthout.org's William Rivers Pitt: Why Biden May Finally Be Ending Reagan’s ‘Rancid Legacy’ The Revolving Door Project's Max Moran: At 100 Days Biden Receives ‘Corporate Capture Report Card’ ACLU of Connecticut's Claudine Fox and Connecticut state Sen. Mae Flexer: Campaign to End Prison Gerrymandering in Connecticut Gains Momentum Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: - Human Rights Watch report accuses Israel of apartheid - 'Pro-business moderate' Andrew Yang leading NYC mayoral...

Duration:00:29:00

80 Vague, Broad Anti-Riot Bills in 34 States Threaten First Amendment-Protected, Nonviolent Protest

4/28/2021
Lawyers Matter Task Force's Aaron Carter Bates: Lawsuit Challenges Florida's 'Anti-Riot' Law Criminalizing Protest United Mine Workers of America's Cecil Roberts: Mine Workers Union States Position on Transitioning from Coal to Clean Energy Jobs DC Vote's Bo Shuff: Decades-Long Campaign to Make Washington, D.C. 51st State Gains Momentum Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: For more information, related links, transcripts and in-depth interviews, visit BTLonline.org after 4 p.m....

Duration:00:29:00

After Derek Chauvin's Guilty Verdict, What's Needed to Fix U.S. Policing?

4/21/2021
Racial Justice Initiative at the University of St. Thomas's Yohuru Williams: Derek Chauvin Trial Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Fix Crisis in U.S. Policing Public Citizens Global Access to Medicines Program's Peter Maybarduk: Biden Urged to Implement Global COVID Vaccine Manufacturing Program Oil Change International's Collin Rees: Biden Moves to Honor Campaign Pledge to End Federal Fossil Fuel Subsidies Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: • Woman’s death by police in Mexico fuels...

Duration:00:29:00

Will the U.N. Be Able to Aid in Transitioning a Peaceful End to America's Longest War?

4/14/2021
Independent journalist and author Nicolas J. S. Davies: UN Now Engaged in Negotiations in Afghanistan to End America's Longest War People For the American Way's Marge Baker: Voter Suppression Opponents Enlist Support from Major U.S. Corporations Kings Bay Plowshares anti-nuclear activist Mark Colville: Last of Kings Bay Plowshares Anti-Nuclear Weapons Protesters Receives 21-Month Prison Sentence Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary - Israel's 1st trial of a prime minister begins -...

Duration:00:29:00

Can Biden's American Jobs Plan Take on the Global Climate Crisis?

4/7/2021
350.org's Natalie Mebane: Biden’s Infrastructure Plan a Good Start, but Lacks Capacity to Address the Global Climate Crisis Institute for New Economic Thinking's Lynn Parramore: Hedge Funds Disrupt Corporate Research & Development Needed to Combat Climate Change Georgia activist Cheryle Renee Moses: Campaign Launched to Recall Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary For related links, transcripts, and in-depth interviews, visit BTLonline.org after our...

Duration:00:29:00

Biden's Hardline Foreign Policy: Are There Alternatives to Costly, New Cold War with Russia and China?

3/31/2021
Center For International Policy's Mel Goodman: Biden's Hardline Policy Toward Russia, China Sacrifices Common Interests Journalist and author Todd Miller: 'Border Industrial Complex' Persecutes Immigrants While Enriching Corporations Tree-sitter Crystal Mello: Police Arrest Mountain Valley Pipeline Tree-Sitters, Ending 932-Day Direct Action Protest Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary - US, EU, Canada sanction China over treatment of Uighurs - Oregon’s logging industry fighting to...

Duration:00:29:00

Atlanta & Boulder Mass Shootings Underscore America's Unique Mental Illness with Gun Violence

3/24/2021
Newtown Action Alliance and Newtown Action Alliance Foundation's Po Murray: Atlanta & Boulder Mass Shootings Underscore Urgent Need to Pass Gun Violence Prevention Legislation Former Supermax prison inmate Sean Sellars and former Department of Correction nurse Kebra Smith: Campaign to End Solitary Confinement in Connecticut Prisons Moves Forward Center for Economic and Policy Research's Alexander Main: With Charges Dropped, Popular Former President Lula da Silva May Run Against Bolsonaro...

Duration:00:29:00

'Social Security for Kids': Making Child Tax Credits Permanent

3/17/2021
Children's Defense Fund's Ben Anderson: Critical Battle Ahead to Make New Poverty-Fighting Child Tax Credit Permanent Our Children’s Trust's Philip Gregory: Youth-Led Lawsuit Seeks to Hold Lawmakers Accountable for Harm Caused by Climate Change to Future Generations Nuclear Information and Resource Service's Tim Judson: Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Continues 10 Years Later Bob Nixon's Under-reported Summary For more information, related links, transcripts and in-depth interview,...

Duration:00:29:00

Passage of H.R. 1, 'For The People Act,' Urgently Needed to Repair America’s Broken Democracy

3/10/2021
Public Citizen's Lisa Gilbert: Passage of HR1 'For The People Act' Urgently Needed to Repair America’s Broken Democracy Author and organizer Jonathan Rosenblum: Amazon Union Organizing Drive in Alabama: A Turning Point for American Workers? Mountain View Correctional Facility's Mark McBrine: Innovative Program Enhances Prison Food Nutrition, Trains Inmates Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: For more information, transcripts, related links and in-depth interviews, visit our website...

Duration:00:29:00

Biden's Syria Airstrike Jeopardizes US Rejoining International Iran Nuclear Agreement

3/3/2021
RootsAction's David Swanson: Biden's Syria Airstrike Jeopardizes US Rejoining International Iran Nuclear Agreement Associate professor Loretta Ross: Republicans Cannot be a Legitimate Party Without Casting Out White Supremacists and Fascists New Haven Climate Movement Youth Action Team's Adrian Huq: Militarism’s Direct Impact on the Climate Crisis Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary For more information, related links, transcripts and in-depth interviews, visit BTLonline.org after 4...

Duration:00:29:00

GOP Joins Trump's 'Big Lie' with Hundreds of State Voter Suppression Bills

2/24/2021
• Common Cause's Sylvia Albert: Based on Trump Election 'Big Lie,' GOP Proposes 165 Voter Suppression Bills in 33 States • National Black Environmental Justice Network's Tina Johnson: Dialogue on Carbon Pricing, Environmental Justice and Equity • Debt Collective's Tom Gokey: Cancelling Student Debt Will Boost the Larger U.S. Economy • Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary - Hardened by war, Libya put hopes in new leaders - China to build world's biggest dam on sacred Tibetan River -...

Duration:00:29:00

'Smoking Gun' Connects Trump to Capitol Insurrection

2/17/2021
Investigative journalist Greg Palast: There's a 'Smoking Gun' Connecting Trump to Capitol Insurrection Center for Constitutional Rights’ Aliya Hussein: Close Guantanamo U.S. Military Prison and End Indefinite Military Detention Earthjustice’s Jan Hasselman: It’s Time to Shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

At Last, An End to U.S. Support for Saudi/UAE-led War on Yemen?

2/10/2021
Peace Action's Kevin Martin: Biden Pledges to End U.S. Support for Saudi/UAE-led War on Yemen No Dem Left Behind's Madalin Sammons: Grassroots Group No Dems Left Behind Targets Rural, Conservative Districts Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream's Jerry Greenfield: Social Justice Activists Ben and Jerry Launch Campaign to End Qualified Police Immunity Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Whose Accountability is Really on Trial in Trump Impeachment?

2/3/2021
Free Speech for People's John Bonifaz: Republicans Who Refuse to Hold Trump Accountable for Insurrection Must Answer to History Yale University School of Public Health's Dr. Robert Hecht: COVID Vaccination Equity in US and World, Critical to Controlling the Pandemic Earthjustice's Moneen Nasmith: Line 3 Tar Sands Pipeline Project Target of Renewed International Opposition Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00