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April 17 - Will the Mueller Report Give a Career Criminal and a Traitor a Free Pass?; Democratic Fratricide and Digital Technology's Assault on Humanity

4/17/2019
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Program Date: 04/17/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/17/background-briefing-april-17-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:58:24

April 16 - Paris the Day After the Burning of Notre Dame; Amnesty International's Condemnation of Ortega's Brutality; Trump Swears in a Coal Lobbyist to Head the EPA

4/16/2019
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Program Date: 04/16/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/16/background-briefing-april-16-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:01:00:07

April 14 - It Will Be a Long Time Before Julian Assange is in US Custody; Mayor Pete’s Background and Local Reputation; Trump’s Use of Poor, Desperate Immigrants to Distract Us

4/14/2019
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Program Date: 04/14/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/14/background-briefing-april-14-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:59:48

April 9 - Barr's Less-Than-Reassuring Testimony; Republicans Try to Deflect Hearing on White Supremacy; Outside Backers are Driving Libya to a New Civil War

4/9/2019
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Program Date: 04/09/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/09/background-briefing-april-9-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:59:00

April 8 - Trump's "You're Fired!" Spree; Designating the IRGC as a Terrorist Organization; Netanyahu's Last-Minute Pandering

4/8/2019
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Program Date: 04/08/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/08/background-briefing-april-8-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:01:00:26

April 7 - Why Not Release Mueller Team's Summaries Now?; Trump Vows Democrats Will Never See His Tax Returns; Are Democrats Forming a Circular Firing Squad

4/7/2019
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Program Date: 04/07/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/07/background-briefing-april-7-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:01:00:40

April 3 - McConnell Goes Nuclear for the Third Time in Six Years; The Head of NATO's Meetings and Why the Public Needs the Mueller Report; An Emboldened Maduro Strips Guaido's Parliamentary Immunity

4/3/2019
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Program Date: 04/03/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/03/background-briefing-april-3-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:58:59

April 2 - Anti-Vaxxers and the Growing Measles Epidemic; Erdogan Rebuked in Turkey's Elections; Can a Ukranian Comedian Handle Vladimir Putin?

4/2/2019
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Program Date: 04/02/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/04/02/background-briefing-april-2-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:01:00:28

March 31 - The Brexit Paralysis Moves from Fiasco to Fury; Trump's Threat to Close the Border with Mexico; The Power Behind the Scenes Exposed in Algeria

3/31/2019
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Program Date: 03/31/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/03/31/background-briefing-march-31-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:58:43

March 28 - Is America's Justice System Incapable of Challenging Real Power?; Trump's Cruel Cuts in Aid to Puerto Rico; Jared Kushner Questioned About Secret Deals with Russia and Saudi Arabia

3/28/2019
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Program Date: 03/28/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/03/28/background-briefing-march-28-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:59:55

March 25 - Barr Contains the Potential Damage of the Mueller Report; What Didn't Kill Trump's Presidency Won't Necessarily Make it Stronger in 2020; Will Trump's Popularity in Israel Rub Off on Netanyahu

3/25/2019
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Program Date: 03/25/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/03/25/background-briefing-march-25-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:00:59:12

March 24 - A Stark Assessment of Global Warming's Effects on Human Life over the Coming Decades

3/24/2019
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Program Date: 03/24/2019 https://www.backgroundbriefing.org/2019/03/24/background-briefing-march-24-2019/ mp3audio: Full Program

Duration:01:01:08