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According to UN estimates, nearly 100,000 people have fled Yemen since violence erupted there in March. Of those escaping the conflict, over 20,000 have sought refuge in the tiny East African nation of Djibouti, an authoritarian state located between Eritrea and Somalia seen as a beacon of stability in the region, largely due to its […]

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The Dawn Drapes – Current State

on December 31, 2015

Listen to The Dawn Drapes play Current State from a 2015 Daytrotter Session. Recorded 9/1/2015 – Futureappletree (Rock Island,IL) Stream and download the full session here: http://www.daytrotter.com/#!/concert/the-dawn-drapes/21022357-373890562 Daytrotter gives you something special – exclusive, re-worked, alternate versions of old songs and unreleased tracks by some of your favorite (and soon to be favorite) bands, recorded […]

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Anton Krasovsky’s soaring career as a Russian television journalist came to an abrupt end in 2013, when he announced live on air that he was gay. Now barred from Russian screens, Krasovsky has nonetheless chosen to stay in Russia ? a society he says is doomed to ruin. (Roman Super and Pyotr Kosikhin, RFE/RL’s Russian […]

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Best of CounterSpin 2015

on December 31, 2015

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Liza Anne performs “Overnight” on Audiotree Live, September 1, 2015. Watch or download the complete session with interview at http://www.audiotree.tv/session/liza-anne/ Watch the Liza Anne playlist at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLunIrIqYqs787Ldqi7v7hmyr0BvhLLXla Watch more live shows at http://audiotree.tv/sessions/

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On June 3, forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) attacked the Ukrainian-controlled town of Marinka, around half a mile west of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk. The assault came three months after the signing of the second ceasefire, agreed in Minsk between the DNR and the Ukrainian government after the collapse of the first […]

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Listen to Skribe play Mine All Mine from a 2015 Daytrotter Session. Recorded 9/1/2015 – Daytrotter Studio (Rock Island,IL) Stream and download the full session here: http://www.daytrotter.com/#!/concert/skribe/21022363-373890568 Daytrotter gives you something special – exclusive, re-worked, alternate versions of old songs and unreleased tracks by some of your favorite (and soon to be favorite) bands, recorded […]

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Police arrested dozens of activists from Kosovo’s nationalist Self-Determination movement opposition protesting against more political power for Serbs in the north of the country.

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Liza Anne performs “Room” on Audiotree Live, September 1, 2015. Watch or download the complete session with interview at http://www.audiotree.tv/session/liza-anne/ Watch the Liza Anne playlist at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLunIrIqYqs787Ldqi7v7hmyr0BvhLLXla Watch more live shows at http://audiotree.tv/sessions/

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Listen to Lydia Ainsworth play PSI from a 2015 Daytrotter Session. Recorded 9/1/2015 – Good Danny’s (Austin,TX) Stream and download the full session here: http://www.daytrotter.com/#!/concert/lydia-ainsworth/21022360-373890565 Daytrotter gives you something special – exclusive, re-worked, alternate versions of old songs and unreleased tracks by some of your favorite (and soon to be favorite) bands, recorded live. Explore […]

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FSRN Weekly Edition ? Jan 1, 2016

on December 31, 2015

New police reforms in Chicago fail to weaken demands for mayor?s resignation No Criminal Charges for officers in fatal shooting of Tamir Rice Mumia Abu Jamal: When a Child Dies Wage theft law violators face tougher penalties in Connecticut Paint It Black: Anti-advertising activist doing time in Australia Napa High School?s choir reflects why investment […]

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2015: The Year in One Breath

on December 31, 2015

By Wendell Berry Love the quick profit, the annual raise, vacation with pay. Want more of everything ready made. Be afraid to know your neighbors and to die. And you will have a window in your head. Not even your future will be a mystery any more. Your mind will be punched in a card […]

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Out of Options, California Ships Hundreds of Troubled Children Out of State

on December 31, 2015

At 14, Deshaun Becton?s life is a roadmap to California?s faltering efforts to care for its most troubled children. Over more than a dozen turbulent years, he lived with a half-dozen foster families and in five different group homes. Now he is among the more than 900 children that California sends to out-of-state residential facilities, […]

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Liza Anne performs “Take It Back” on Audiotree Live, September 1, 2015. Watch or download the complete session with interview at http://www.audiotree.tv/session/liza-anne/ Watch the Liza Anne playlist at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLunIrIqYqs787Ldqi7v7hmyr0BvhLLXla Watch more live shows at http://audiotree.tv/sessions/

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