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Mon, July 26, 8 pm – Counterpoint with Scott Harris – 1) Amanda Marcotte, at Salon talks about her article, “Why Republicans suddenly seem to be taking COVID seriously;” 2) Ryan Devereaux, discusses his recent Intercept article, “At Least Seven Colombians in Haiti Assassination Received U.S. Training;” 3) Steven Rosenfeld, talks about his recent article, “Samuel Alito’s Assault on the Voting Rights Act Is Plunging the Supreme Court Back to the Segregation Era;” 4) Lorraine Birabil talks about a new Texas voter suppression law, and a 27-mile march July 27th.
Mon, July 26, 10 pm – Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon – We talk with Megha Majumdhar about her debut novel, A Burning. Then, we talk with Gigi Georges about Downeast: Five Maine Girls and the Unseen Story of Rural America. –
Tues, July 27 – Jim Motavalli – 8:15 PM a recorded interview with Brad Paul, one of the founding guys at Rounder Records; 9:00 PM jazz singer/trumpet player and composer Sarah Wilson; and 10:00 PM Karim Zidan of Right-Wing Watch, on Trump and “Stop the Steal.”
Wed, July 28, 7:30 pm – East End Ink – Author Philip Hoare discusses his latest work, Albert and the Whale: Albrecht Durer and How Art Imagines Our World.
Fri, July 30, 1 PM – Music My Mother Wouldn’t Like with Bruce Swan Bruce will sign off the air for the last time, with very fond memories of some wonderful times.
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Counterpoint with Scott Harris 1) Amanda Marcotte, a senior politics writer at Salon and the author of “Troll Nation: How The Right Became Trump-Worshipping Monsters Set ...

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