On today’s show, we hear an interview with Ira Shapiro (author and international trade lawyer) about the deterioration of congress as a check on presidential power. Then, we talk with Ali Abunimah (co-founder of The Electronic Intifada and author of The Battle for Justice in Palestine) about the new settlements that the Israeli parliament has approved in the … Continued

Full Circle

Full Circle: Standing Rock Update Part 2 – December 16, 2016

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Tonight on Full Circle Ephraim Colbert and “Freewillin” Franklin Sterling return to give an update on the latest events related to Standing Rock and to share more of the sounds Frank gathered on his trip. He was a member of the KPFA crew made up of folks from Full Circle, Flashpoints and La Onda Bajita.. … Continued

Activist Winona LaDuke gives her first person account of how the “water protectors” fended off the oil company over the Dakota Access Pipeline. And Ralph offers a plan to help Marine families, gain justice with Mike Magner, author of A Trust Betrayed: The Untold Story of Camp Lejeune and the Poisoning of Generations of Marines … Continued

Standing Rock Sioux Chair Hails Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Reroute Dakota Access Pipeline; As Thousands of Vets Descend on Standing Rock, U.S. Army Backs Down and Halts Pipeline Construction; Tara Houska: Denying #DAPL Permit is “Momentous Occasion,” But We Must Remain Vigilant; “Financial Disaster”: Could Dakota Access Pipeline Lose Its Contracts with Oil … Continued