Meike Capps-Schubert is the co-founder and current manager of The Clearing Barrel GI-Coffeehouse in Kaiserslautern next to Ramstein Airbase, Germany, the only GI-coffeehouse outside the United States. A long-time peace and justice activist in Germany, Meike is a counselor with the Military Counseling Network e.V. — the German branch of the GI-rights-hotline, which provides free, confidential, and accurate information on U.S. military regulations and practices to members of the U.S. military, veterans, and their families. She has also helped build critical support for U.S. war resisters in Germany since 2003.
Talk Nation Radio can be heard on 103.9 FM on Thursday at 8:30 AM.
“He already announced several cuts in social programs: in health care and education, and he appointed radical, evangelical, right-wing new ministers. For instance, the minister of science and technology is a religious fundamentalist who doesn’t believe in science.”
– Maria Luisa Mendonça, director of the Network for Social Justice and Human Rights in Brazil, on the nation’s Vice President Michel Temer, who has taken the reins of power for up to six months during Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment.
Between The Lines can be heard on 103.9 FM on Thursday at 8:00 AM, Friday at 12:00 PM, and Monday at 6:30 AM.