New Russia indictments, the limits of satire and Trump-Putin summit looms

July 13, 2018

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Deputy US Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is seen in front of an emblem of the US Justice Department with reporter's hands raised in the near ground.

Deputy US Attorney General Rod Rosenstein takes questions after announcing grand jury indictments of 12 Russian intelligence officers in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, July 13, 2018.


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The US Department of Justice has announced the indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers for interfering in the 2016 presidential race. Plus, we look back at a 1961 summit between John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev. It was a meeting that has some parallels to Monday's summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. And, musicians from Borneo and Easter Island tell us what its like to live on the frontlines of climate change.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Song: Heartbeat
Artist: Aliya Cycon Project
Label: Aliya Cycon Project
Song: Shut Em Down
Artist: Brownout
Label: Fat Beats Records

We also played Jacuzzi by Finnish singer Sanni. And several tracks from the new CD, Small Island Big Song

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