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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

Description:

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

In Midterm Election, Democrats Must Warn Voters of Dangerous Republican Extremists

7/13/2022
Author and NYC's 1st Public Advocate Mark Green: In Midterm Election, Democrats Must Warn Voters of Dangerous Republican Extremists Center for International Policy & former CIA Analyst Mel Goodman: As the War in Ukraine Escalates, a Diplomatic Path to Ending the Conflict is Nowhere in Sight New Haven, CT civil rights attorney Ben Crump: Family of New Haven Man Paralyzed in Police Custody Demands Civil Rights Charges Against Officers Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary •...

Duration:00:29:00

Supreme Court Extremist Majority Rolls Back EPA Authority to Regulate Pollution, Carbon Emissions

7/6/2022
Center for Biological Diversity senior attorney Jason Rylander: Supreme Court Extremist Majority Rolls Back EPA Authority to Regulate Pollution, Carbon Emissions RiseUp4AbortionRights organizer Emma Kaplan: Street Protest and Voting Both Essential to Win Back Reproductive Rights Los Angeles attorney Bill Blum: U.S. Supreme Court on Track to Impose Minority Rule, Whatever the Cost Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Between The Lines (broadcast affiliate version) - June 29, 2022

6/29/2022
National Lawyers Guild Past President Marjorie Cohn: Overturning Roe v. Wade: American Women Now Second Class Citizens University of Illinois professor emeritus Francis Boyle: Supreme Court’s ‘Originalists' on Path to Overturn FDR New Deal, Warren Court Precedents University of California professor Dr. James G. Kahn: Universal Healthcare Could Have Prevented More Than 300,000 U.S. COVID Deaths Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Overturning Roe v. Wade: American Women Now Second Class Citizens

6/29/2022
National Lawyers Guild Past President Marjorie Cohn: Overturning Roe v. Wade: American Women Now Second Class Citizens University of Illinois professor emeritus Francis Boyle: Supreme Court’s ‘Originalists' on Path to Overturn FDR New Deal, Warren Court Precedents University of California professor Dr. James G. Kahn: Universal Healthcare Could Have Prevented More Than 300,000 U.S. COVID Deaths Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Republicans and Christian Nationalists Support Jan. 6 Insurrection, Condone Political Violence

6/22/2022
Daily Beast columnist and author Wajahat Ali: Republicans and Christian Nationalists Support Jan. 6 Insurrection, Condone Political Violence Center for Economic and Policy Research program director Alexander Main: Colombians Elect Gustavo Petro, Nation’s First Leftist President Illinois congressional candidate Eric Sorensen: Meteorologist Turned Congressional Candidate Addresses Climate Change

Duration:00:29:00

Will Jan. 6 House Investigation Lead to Accountability for Trump and Coup Co-Conspirators?

6/15/2022
Gaslit Nation podcast co-host Sarah Kendzior: Will Jan. 6 House Investigation Lead to Accountability for Trump and Coup Co-Conspirators? Scientist Rebellion ecologist Malik Morrison: Environmental Scientist Joins Campaign to Stop Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipeline Poor People's Campaign Co-Chair Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis: June 18th March on Washington Demands Action on Rising U.S. Poverty Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Groups Work to Stop Disinformation and Protect 2022 Mid-term Elections

6/8/2022
Common Cause Program Director Yosef Getachew: Groups Work to Stop Disinformation to Protect 2022 Mid-term Elections Anti-Pipeline Activist Becky Crabtree: West Virginia Novelist Fights Mountain Valley Pipeline Media for Matters senior researcher Andrew Lawrence: UnFoxMyCableBox Campaign Targets Fox News’ Toxic Rhetoric That Provokes Violence Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Biden Upends ‘Strategic Ambiguity’ on Taiwan Over U.S. Response to a Future Chinese Attack

6/1/2022
Former Defense for International Security Affairs Assistant Secretary of Defense Chas Freeman: Biden Upends ‘Strategic Ambiguity’ on Taiwan Over US Response to a Future Chinese Attack Newtown Action Alliance Chairwoman Po Murray: Texas School Massacre Provokes Renewed Demand for Widely Supported Gun Regulation West Virginia Rivers Coalition Program Director Autumn Crowe: Walk for Appalachia’s Future Highlights Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Threat to Endangered Species Bob Nixon's...

Duration:00:29:00

GOP’s Embrace of ‘Replacement Theory’, Violence Endangers U.S. Democracy

5/25/2022
New York University Italy History professor Ruth Ben-Ghiat: GOP’s Embrace of Violence Endangers U.S. Democracy Prison Policy Communications Strategist Wanda Bertram: Northeastern Governors Did Little to Grant Clemency to Prisoners Endangered by Coronavirus Pandemic Groundwork Collaborative Director of Policy and Research Mike Mitchell: Corporate Price Gouging Exploits Inflation Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: • Gold mining boom ravages Myanmar • South African energy workers...

Duration:00:29:00

Palestinian-American Journalist's Murder Provokes Demands for Independent Investigation & Accountability

5/18/2022
Institute for Policy Studies fellow Phyllis Bennis: Palestinian-American Journalist's Murder Provokes Demands for Independent Investigation & Accountability Free Jessica Reznicek support team member Charlotte Grubb: State Imposes Terrorism Charges Against Anti-Pipeline Activist The Lever Senior Editor Andrew Perez: GOP Targets Pro-Choice Activists for Peaceful Protests at Homes of Supreme Court Justices Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

U.S. Goal to Degrade Russia’s Military Risks Dangerous Escalation Between Two Nuclear Powers

5/11/2022
Quincy Institute's Grand Strategy Director George Beebe: U.S. Goal to Degrade Russia’s Military Risks Dangerous Escalation Between Two Nuclear Powers Connecticut State Rep. Matt Blumenthal: Connecticut Passes 1st in Nation Comprehensive Bill Making State an Abortion Safe Haven The Nation national affairs correspondent John Nichols: Demanding Accountability for America’s Coronavirus Criminals and Profiteers Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary • Europe slaps new regulations on Big...

Duration:00:29:00

Democracy Itself at Stake in Defeating the Republican Culture War

5/4/2022
People for the American Way senior fellow Peter Montgomery: Democracy Itself at Stake in Defeating the Republican Culture War Extinction Rebellion co-founder Christina See: Extinction Rebellion Uses Nonviolent Resistance to Demand Urgent Action on the Climate Crisis FreePress.net senior counsel Nora Benavidez: Billionaire Elon Musk's Takeover of Twitter Another Symptom of Social Media's Failure Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:28:57

Congressional Passage of War Powers Act Can End U.S. Complicity in Saudi-led Yemen War That's Killed Nearly 400,000

4/27/2022
Yemeni Alliance Committee chairwoman Jehan Hakim: 70 Groups Call for End to US Complicity in Saudi-led Yemen War that’s Killed Nearly 400,000 Code Pink Women for Peace co-founder Medea Benjamin: Groups Working to Unfreeze Billions of Afghan Assets in US to Fund Humanitarian Aid Salon.com contributing writer Heather Digby Parton: GOP Openly Conspires to Steal the Next Election Bob Nixon's Under-reported Weekly Summary: • Britain seeks to send refugees arriving via English Channel to...

Duration:00:29:00

Russia-Ukraine War Exposes Human Rights, International Law Double Standards

4/20/2022
University of San Francisco's Stephen Zunes: Russia’s War in Ukraine Exposes Double Standards in International Law and Human Rights Gamers for Peace's Chris Velazquez: Gamers For Peace Reaches Out to Young People Offering Alternatives to Military Service National Coalition Against Censorship's Chris Finan: Combating GOP Moral Panic and Classroom Censorship Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary • Russian bankers have long hidden assets offshore • Marcos' son may become next Philippines...

Duration:00:29:00

Big Oil Profiteering Amid Catastrophic War in Ukraine

4/13/2022
Public Citizen's Alan Zibel: Big Oil Profiteering Amid Catastrophic War in Ukraine Climate Activist Donna Shaunesey: Climate Activists Blockade Coal-waste Plant Enriching Sen. Manchin Family University of Georgia Assistant Professor Allison Skinner-Dorkenoo: COVID Racial Disparities Made Many White U.S. Residents Less Supportive of Public Health Measures Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Diplomacy is Only Path to Decrease Danger of Ukraine War Escalation & Nuclear Catastrophe

4/6/2022
Peace Action's Jon Rainwater: Diplomacy is Only Path to Decrease Danger of Ukraine War Escalation & Nuclear Catastrophe National Priorities Project's Lindsay Koshgarian: Biden’s New Pentagon Budget Prioritizes War and Militarization Over Human Need Free Speech for People's John Bonifaz: DOJ Inaction on Trump Coup Attempt Condemned Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary

Duration:00:29:00

Preconditions Necessary to End Russia’s War in Ukraine

3/30/2022
Center for International Policy's Mel Goodman: Preconditions Necessary to End Russia’s War in Ukraine Nonviolence activist Kathy Kelly: U.S. Weapons Feed Yemen War and Humanitarian Crisis Beyond Extreme Energy's Ted Glick: Campaign Pushes Back Against Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rubber Stamp of Fossil Fuel Projects Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary • Colombia presidential, legislative elections lean left • As the US focuses on Ukraine, Yemen starves • Due to redlining,...

Duration:00:29:00

U.S. Must Support Ukraine-Russia Peace Talks to End the War

3/23/2022
Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft's Marcus Stanley: To End the War US, Must Support Ukraine-Russia Peace Talks Oxfam America's Robbie Silverman: New International Agreement on the Global Distribution of COVID Vaccines Criticized as Inadequate Coalition on Human Needs's Deborah Weinstein: Activists Are Working to Fix the Broken U.S. Child Care System Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary: - UAE chooses oil producers' solidarity over military allies - Africa's climate funding...

Duration:00:29:01

Ukraine 'No Fly Zone' Could Ignite WWIII

3/16/2022
Institute for Responsible Statecraft's William Hartung: Dangers of Enforcing Ukraine 'No Fly Zone' and Urgent Need for Viable War Exit Strategy Stand.earth's Nathan Taft: Amid Ukraine War, Climate Groups Call on Biden to Invoke Defense Production Act for Renewables Climate Psychiatry Alliance's Lise Van Susteren: Climate Anxiety: Addressing the Psychological Effects of Global Warming Bob Nixon's Under-reported News Summary • U.S. thaws on Venezuelan oil sanctions while banning Russian...

Duration:00:29:00

Ukraine War Underscores Urgent Need for Nuclear De-escalation

3/9/2022
Roots Action's Norman Solomon: Ukraine War Underscores Urgent Need for Nuclear De-escalation Greater Birmingham Alliance to Stop Pollution's Michael Hansen: Climate Activists Confront Formidable Influence Wielded by the Alabama Power Company Jacobin Magazine's Alex N. Press: Starbucks Union Drive Catches Fire Across the US Bob Nixon’s Under-reported News Summary -Stunning fall for ex-Honduran president wanted in US -Investors bought record number of homes in minority neighborhoods in...

Duration:00:29:00