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    Does the NAACP Still Matter? Tensions Rise in Jerusalem

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    NAACP at a crossroads at annual conference; Minneapolis police chief resigns; Tensions come to a boil at Haram al-Sharif.

    On this episode of "By Any Means Necessary" host Eugene Puryear is joined by James Early, Former Director of Cultural Heritage Policy at the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage at the Smithsonian Institution, board member of Institute for Policy Studies to talk about the role of the NAACP as the historical institution holds their annual conference this year in Baltimore, the ongoing fight against police brutality in Minneapolis, and what to expect from the upcoming Constituent Assembly in Venezuela.

    In a special third segment Jonathan Kuttab, Palestinian Human Rights Lawyer joins the show to talk about the ongoing tensions in Jerusalem, the relationship between Hamas and Fatah, efforts to reignite a Arab Peace Deal and whether the US and UN will play any meaningful role in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

    Today's talking points touch on former Blackwater USA head Erik Prince getting airtime from NPR, The Centers for Disease Control new head Georgia State Health Commissioner Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, and the CIA's long storied relationship with opium and cocaine.

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