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No links for today– we spend the hour re-capping Monday night’s debate. WHOO BOY.

The outro music is “Punks in a Disco Bar” by Beach Slang.

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Racial Segregation in New York Schools Starts With Pre-K, Report Finds

‘Makes No Sense!’ UWS Residents Protest Against Proposed School Rezoning

And we heard from listener Ed about his friend Matt, killed on his bike by a driver in Brooklyn, and the lack of accountability for the driver who killed him: Cyclists Question NYPD’s ‘Radio Silence’ On Fatal Williamsburg Hit-And-Run

The outro music is “After Ur Gone” by Alex G.

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We talk with filmmaker Michael Kirk about his upcoming Frontline documentary, The Choice 2016. It premiers on PBS tomorrow, Tuesday 9/27 at 9pm/8 central.

Listener Jennifer reminds us how poor the coverage has been about Israel: How Israel aims to redefine ‘ethnic cleansing’

The outro music is “Engineers” by The Luyas.

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We talk with Chad Marlow of the ACLU about their new Community Control initiative: Community Control Over Police Surveillance

John’s got a new piece at Truthout about the history of NATO: Trump Is Wrong on NATO, but There’s Plenty Wrong With NATO Too

The outro music is “Wisdom Teeth” by Ear Wig.

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Protesters clash with police in Charlotte after fatal shooting of Keith Scott

A listener recommends this article on dog training: The Dominance Controversy

The outro music is “Faded Fight” by Chain Wallet.

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Video Released in Terence Crutcher’s Killing by Tulsa Police

Trump Jr. compares Syrian refugees to tainted Skittles

The outro music is “Seas of Croatia” by Hymn for Her.

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his Is Moral Cowardice’: Chris Hayes Grills Ex-Trump Aide Over Creating Birther Strategy

Christie: After Obama Released Birth Certificate, Trump Said ‘That’s the End of the Issue’

And of course we will NOT be linking to David Brooks’ piece on Kaepernick.

The outro music is “I’m in love” by Teenage Fan Club.

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We talk with Ryan Schleeter (@RySchlee) about the Dakota pipeline and the indigenous resistance against it. If you want to stand in solidarity against the pipeline, here’s some info from Ryan:

To support the Standing Rock Sioux directly, head to www.standingrock.org (legal fund, donate supplies, etc.)
Greenpeace is organizing supply drives across the country to send to the Sacred Stone and Red Warrior camps: www.greenpeace.org/usa/nodapl. The last day to donate is this Monday (when the show will air), so I’ll let you decide if this makes sense to include.
Like I said in the interview, POTUS can revoke the permits and kill the project any time he wants. Folks can call the White House comment line at 1-888-369-5791 (you’ll be provided a set of talking points before being connected to the comment line).
If you want to show up at a solidarity rally, find one near you at https://nodaplsolidarity.org/

Jimmy Fallon Playfully Ruffled Donald Trump’s Hair Like This Shit Is Funny

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In Connecticut, a Wealth Gap Divides Neighboring Schools

Details of Syria Pact Widen Rift Between John Kerry and Pentagon

And the outro music is “Dead Stars” by Hillary Susz.

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