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    On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Garland Nixon and Lee Stranahan are joined in-studio by political commentator Jamarl Thomas to discuss the day's news including the sentencing of Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman. Manafort was then hit with new charges in NY furthering his legal woes and the appearance he is a political target.


    Jamarl Thomas — Progressive Political Commentator | In-Studio Guest for the Full Show

    Dr. Bosworth — Internal Medicine Physician & Author | What's Your Favorite Biohack to Restore Energy Levels?

    Ian Shilling — Geopolitical Analyst, Researcher & Blogger | What's Happening with Theresa May & Brexit?

    Ted Rall — Political Cartoonist & Syndicated Columnist | Will 'Socialist' be a Compliment or Smear in 2020? & Beto O'Rourke's Chances

    Vanessa Beeley — Investigative Journalist | The Latest on-the-Ground in Syria

    Maintaining high energy levels is a major challenge for many adults, especially for those who are experiencing great deals of stress in their day to day lives. Internal Medicine Physician Dr. Bosworth joins today's show for her weekly segment to discuss some of the best ways to increase one's overall energy levels and why it is so important to understand what works best for your individual body and mind.

    The UK House of Commons has already voted to delay votes on Brexit several times, and it appears they are again set to kick the can down the road on this highly charged issue. UK-based geopolitical analyst Ian Shilling returns to Fault Lines to discuss the latest news involving the Brexit situation and upcoming votes as well as to ponder whether or not Prime Minister Theresa May ever actually intended to leave the European Union.

    Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke is the latest Democrat to join the crowded field of candidates vying for his party's nomination for President in 2020. Political Cartoonist & Syndicated Columnist Ted Rall joins the program to talk about O'Rourke's chances in the Democratic Primary and how the label of 'socialist' will play with voters in both the Democratic Primary and 2020 General Election.

    For the final segment, the hosts are joined by investigative journalist Vanessa Beeley who is in Damascus, Syria to talk about the current situation on the ground in the war-torn country. Together they will discuss topics such as refugees returning to Syria, the status of the Kurds, Daesh prison camps, and how western corporate media is covering events in Syria.

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    Brexit, health, US Election 2020, Democrats, Paul Manafort, Theresa May, Syria, United Kingdom
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