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Background Briefing goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard elsewhere in American media. Background Briefing features international and national news, expert guests, policymakers, and critics offering analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural, and social issues.
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Background Briefing with Ian Masters Ian Masters

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Background Briefing goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard elsewhere in American media. Background Briefing features international and national news, expert guests, policymakers, and critics offering analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural, and social issues.
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    June 30, 2022 - Michael Mann | James Van Nostrand | Michael Gerrard

    June 30, 2022 - Michael Mann | James Van Nostrand | Michael Gerrard

    Thanks to the Supreme Court, Will There Be a Liveable Planet in Our Children and Grandchildren's Future? | As Electrical Generators Move Away From Coal, SCOTUS Turns Back the Clock | Will This Unpopular Ruling Motivate the Young to Vote For a Liveable Future?
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    June 29, 2022 - Jean Guerrero | David Cay Johnson | Kani Xulam

    June 29, 2022 - Jean Guerrero | David Cay Johnson | Kani Xulam

    Our Borderlands With Mexico Are Becoming a Graveyard | The Likelihood That Giuliani and Flynn Will Go To Jail and That Meadows, Clark, Eastman and Trump Will be Indicted | Did Sweden and Finland Sell Out the Kurds in Their Deal With Turkey to Enter NATO?
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    June 28, 2022 - Paul Campos | Lance Dodes | Daniel Treisman

    June 28, 2022 - Paul Campos | Lance Dodes | Daniel Treisman

    With Evidence Against Trump Piling Up, Why is he Not in Jail? | Today's Witness Describes a Psychotic Trump Strangling His Bodyguard and Throwing Dishes | An Update on the G-7 Summit Just Ending and the NATO Summit Just Beginning
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    June 27, 2022 - Gloria Browne-Marshall | Scott Horton | Casey Michel

    June 27, 2022 - Gloria Browne-Marshall | Scott Horton | Casey Michel

    Alito's "Victory for White Life" and the Freakout on the White Right | The Case So Far Presented by the House Select Committee | How American Think Tanks do the Bidding of Their Foreign Patrons
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    June 26, 2022 - Gloria Steinem | Jill Hasday | Michael Greenberger

    June 26, 2022 - Gloria Steinem | Jill Hasday | Michael Greenberger

    Gloria Steinem on a New Wave of Activism and Voting Beginning to Swell | State Versus State in a Fight Over Abortion Pills and Interstate Travel | A Radical Supreme Court Just Starting to Enact Its Reactionary Agenda
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    June 23, 2022 - Allan Lichtman | Saul Cornell | Brad Snyder

    June 23, 2022 - Allan Lichtman | Saul Cornell | Brad Snyder

    Trump's Pressure Campaign on the DOJ and Pardons Sought by the GOP's Most Ardent Trumpsters | If Today's Supreme Court Ruling Against Gun Safety Had Been in Effect on Jan. 6, Bullets and Bloodshed Would Have Ensued | With Originalists Imposing Government by Judiciary, Liberals Must Find an Alternative Legal Doctrine
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Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
488 Ratings

488 Ratings

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I was looking for a “Background Briefing “. Instead I found more left wing diatribes.

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