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TRNN in New Hampshire: Can Change Come From Within the Democratic Party?
TRNN's Paul Jay and journalist Chris Hedges debate the significance of Bernie Sanders' campaign in the 2016 presidential race
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 13:42

 
SCOTUS Blocks Obama Clean Power Plan, Hinders Future of Environmental Legislation
Robert Pollin says legally halting executive order on power-plants poses possible "disaster" for future emissions reduction
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 05:01

 
What Does the Supreme Court EPA Stay Mean for Ohio?
Energy analyst Cathy Kunkle and Daniel Sawmiller of Sierra Club analyze the $7 billion utility hike and regulatory challenges facing Ohio residents
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 13:13

 
Historian Says Additional Baltimore Confederate Statues Should be Removed
James W. Loewen argues confederate monument commission which recommended to remove two statues did not go far enough, and even overlooked confederate memorials that should also be removed
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 15:42

 
Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Climate Change Efforts
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court favored a coalition of states and energy companies when it stayed Obama's rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions, mainly from coal
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 04:48

 
Foreign Policy, Trump Style
Col. Larry Wilkerson says he's amused by Trump's understanding of foreign policy, but Trump still understands those issues better than other Republican candidates despite his "idiotic pronouncements" on other matters.
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 07:20

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Why The Real News Went to the Primary
Senior editor Paul Jay says it's important to deconstruct what the candidates say in terms of the interests of working people
DATE: 2016-02-11 | LENGTH: 03:31

 
TRNN in New Hampshire
A collection of our stories from the New Hampshire primary elections
DATE: 2016-02-11

 
TRNN in Hampshire: Sanders Supporter Challenges 'Electability' Argument
Former NH State Senator Burt Cohen explains why he is endorsing Bernie Sanders - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 16:42

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Trump's Senior Policy Advisor Defends Curbing Immigration
Stephen Miller argues that wall blocking immigrants is the best option for American workers and defends Trump as an anti-interventionist - from TRNN's live coverage of New Hampshire
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 34:49

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Sanders Campaign Inspiring Movement Beyond the Election
Filmmaker Annabel Park says the people in support of Sanders are developing their own leadership and must start challenging superdelegates instead of waiting for the convention - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 24:36

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Former Clinton Advisor Defends Hillary's Foreign Policy Record
Elizabeth Frawley Bagley, who served as the Ambassador to Portugal from 1994 to 1997, says Hillary Clinton exhibits "smart power" despite mistakes - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 14:15

 
  

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TRNN in New Hampshire: Sanders Supporters Celebrate Sweeping Success
TRNN speaks with Sanders supporters in NH and asks whether his campaign should adopt a more aggressive approach when challenging Clinton's record
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 06:34

 
MD Senate Restores Ex-Felon's Right to Vote
TRNN's Eddie Conway covers the historic push to override Governor Larry Hogan's veto of a law that will restore the right to vote upon release
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 06:03

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Debating Hillary Clinton's Record on Finance
Former NH Congressman Paul Hodes, who voted against the bank bailout, explains why he supports Hillary Clinton based on her policies toward finance - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 29:56

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: How Campaign Contributions Shape Candidates
Journalist Doug Henwood responds to the claim that Hillary Clinton is not influenced by big donors - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 18:13

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Fear, Ignorance Drives Resistance to Immigration Reform
Hector Salamanca Arroyo of the AFSC talks immigration reform and says which candidates will close immigration detention centers - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 15:42

 
TRNN in New Hampshire: Cold War Rhetoric, Sander's Candidacy, and the Women's Vote
Ellen Ratner of Talk Radio News says its the vision and not the identity of the candidates that is resonating with young voters - from TRNN's live coverage of the New Hampshire primary
DATE: 2016-02-10 | LENGTH: 07:06

 
  


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Margaret Flowers and Jill Stein | Contaminated Water Requires a National Public Health Mobilization
By Margaret Flowers and Jill Stein This article was first published on Truthout The Clean Up The Mines! team gathers at Riley Pass, South Dakota. Activist Charmaine White Face is in the foreground. (Photo: Ellen Davidson) It's hard to ...

Margaret Flowers and Jill Stein

Hillary Says the Darndest Things
By Andrew Levine. This article was first published on Counterpunch. Hillary Clinton’s political soul mates — neoliberal, neoconservative Democrats, Clintonites — come in many shapes and sizes. The ones at the top of the heap differ too on ...

Andrew Levine

The Super Bowl Promotes War
By David Swanson. This article was fist published on teleSUR. Super Bowl 50 will be the first National Football League championship to happen since it was reported that much of the pro-military hoopla at football games, the honoring of ...

David Swanson

Should journalists care if sources go off to prison?
By Norman Solomon. This article was first published on Columbia Journalism Review. Ask yourself this question: Is it sufficient to protect journalists who report classified information while sources go off to prison? During the last half decade, a growing roster of ...

Norman Solomon

Why a Socialist Became Senator from Vermont
By John Weeks [Link for a longer radio version on Radio Free Brighton] Vermont does in fact have village greens. There is a story in which a Vermont farmer is visited by another sodbuster and his dog, from New Hampshire across the ...

John Weeks

Thousands Ask Clinton to "Stop Lying" About Iraq Vote
By David Swanson. This article was first published on http://rootsaction.org In the first day, nearly 10,000 people have signed a petition on RootsAction.org urging Hillary Clinton to "Stop lying about your Iraq vote." A RootsAction.org email launching the petition ...

David Swanson


REALITY ASSERTS ITSELF


Reality Asserts Itself - Chris Hedges

Paul Jay asks Chris Hedges if the Pope's rhetoric on climate change and capitalism is a positive force or a dangerous illusion
 

Reality Asserts Itself - Thomas Drake

On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Drake, a former Senior Executive at the National Security Agency, says he was targeted by the NSA because he exposed that the agency had intel that could have prevented the 9/11 attacks and because he blew the whistle on a massive secret surveillance program aimed at Americans
 

Reality Asserts Itself - Catarina Principe

On Reality Asserts Itself, Ms. Principe talks about growing up in Portugal expecting the promise of the social state to be fulfilled, and becoming an activist in the fight against forces dismantling the achievements of the Portuguese revolution
 
   

THE REAL BALTIMORE

Historian Says Additional Baltimore Confederate Statues Should be Removed
James W. Loewen argues confederate monument commission which recommended to remove two statues did not go far enough, and even overlooked confederate memorials that should also be removed
DATE: 2016-02-11

 
The Real News Tries to Attend Dixon Fundraiser
Former mayor of Baltimore holds shindig for donors behind closed doors
DATE: 2016-02-09

 
MD Delegate Wants to End the War on Drugs
Law to decriminalize possession of Heroin and Cocaine along with treatment on demand will prevent criminalizing addiction
DATE: 2016-02-06

 
Adnan Syed Presents New Evidence in Court, Seeks New Trial
TRNN's Jaisal Noor speaks to advocates and attorneys about the latest in the case of the Baltimore-area man made famous on the Serial podcast
DATE: 2016-02-05

 
Black Lives Matter Protestor Runs for Mayor of Baltimore
Late entry into crowded field by high profile activist could shake-up race residents say, but lack of experience an issue
DATE: 2016-02-05

 
Can Baltimore's Mayoral Race Lead to Serious Change in Public Policy?
Journalists Jayne Miller, Luke Broadwater and Taya Graham debate whether there's anything of substance thus far emerging from the low-key campaign for Baltimore's top job
DATE: 2016-02-03

 
   


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