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DATE: 2016-08-09 | LENGTH: 01:27

 
Former CIA Deputy Director Publicly Advocates for Bombing Syria's Assad
This would be illegal under international law - and qualify as terrorism - but that hasn't stopped the U.S. before, says former intelligence analyst Ray McGovern
DATE: 2016-08-27 | LENGTH: 13:15

 
Architects and Organizers of BDS Reflect on Global Success, Fate Within Canada
Participants at the World Social Forum earlier this month in Montreal, Canada took up the questions of tactics, organizing, and the role of political parties in the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel
DATE: 2016-08-26 | LENGTH: 05:59

 
Sanders Launch of 'Our Revolution' a Step Forward and a Step Backwards
Norman Solomon, coordinator of The Bernie Delegates Network, says the overall structure and objectives of 'Our Revolution' are encouraging, but Sanders retreated from positions he took towards the end of his presidential campaign by not addressing U.S. foreign policy and wars
DATE: 2016-08-26 | LENGTH: 20:09

 
Paramilitaries Pose Threat to FARC-Colombia Peace Deal
The peace deal, which now heads to referendum, comes over more than a century of US intervention in the nation starting with breaking off Panama from Colombia, says labor and human rights lawyer Dan Kovalik
DATE: 2016-08-26 | LENGTH: 12:14

 
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DATE: 2016-08-03 | LENGTH: 04:42

 
Lack of Accountability Has Made Baltimore an Overpoliced Panopticon
Baltimore's Green Party Mayoral candidate says that as long as progressivism takes hold in US politics, he's not wedded to any political party
DATE: 2016-08-26 | LENGTH: 18:38

 
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Awaits Court Ruling On Dakota Access Oil Pipeline
TRNN's Kim Brown speaks to protesters outside the Washington, D.C. District Court
DATE: 2016-08-25 | LENGTH: 07:58

 
Turkey's Incursion into Syria Will Escalate Conflict with the Kurds
ISIS is likely to retaliate with terrorist attacks in Turkey, says Trent University professor Baris Karaagac
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 12:53

 
How Disenchanted Democrats and Republicans Together Can Break the Two Party Duopoly
Sam Husseini says he has a way to get voters out of the lesser evil mindset while avoiding the 'spoiler problem'
DATE: 2016-08-25 | LENGTH: 17:31

 
EpiPen Prices Soar Because Our Current System Can't Restrain Profit- Seeking Corporations
As Congress calls for an investigation into the price hikes of EpiPen, Jean Ross of National Nurses United says only a single-payer healthcare system will reign in corporate greed that puts lives at risk
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 09:36

 
Baltimore Police Defend Secret Surveillance Program
Officials would not say why a private company using a plane to track city residents was hired and funded outside public purview
DATE: 2016-08-25 | LENGTH: 12:23

 
   


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Ending Segregation in Baltimore Will Take More Than Electing Black Politicians
Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative executive director Walter Lomax explains the recent history of overpolicing and overincarceration in Baltimore
DATE: 2016-08-25 | LENGTH: 14:40

 
The Real Scandal of Clinton's Emails: Conducting Foreign Policy In Secret
Former White House counselor Bill Curry says nothing illegal took place - but that's the essence of corruption which characterizes the political system of the US
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 18:36

 
More Social Programs For Ex-Prisoners Would Lower Recidivism
Walter Lomax of the Maryland Restorative Justice initiative says that he has watched ex-prisoners suffer from slashed social services despite the knowledge that such programs promote reintegration into society
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 13:47

 
How Ukrainian and Russian Elite Benefit From New Flare-ups at the Border
These border confrontations distract from domestic policies as a source of internal social problems, says Moscow-based political economist Aleksandr Buzgalin
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 10:01

 
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Fights North Dakota Oil Pipeline
Chairman Dave Archambault says it's simply a matter of time before the Dakota Access pipeline leaks, ruining their way of life forever
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 11:41

 
Detroit Reverend: 'Electing a Democrat Doesn't Mean You Are Safe'
Clinton's Transition Team includes former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm, whose legacy includes austerity and the use of emergency managers, says Reverend David Alexander Bullock
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 09:43

 
Baltimore Police Union Could Thwart Planned Civilian Oversight
A law that was supposed to allow civilian participation in the internal disciplinary process could be blocked by the city's police union
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 05:12

 
Brazil Moving Towards Right-wing Foreign Policy
The right wing interim Government which has no popular mandate is actively considering deeper engagement with the US and EU and breaking ranks with developing countries at the WTO, says economist Adhemar Mineiro - Newsclick and TRNN Joint Production
DATE: 2016-08-24 | LENGTH: 10:48

 
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DATE: 2016-07-23 | LENGTH: 07:21

 
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DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 01:39

 
Why is Emma Thompson in the Arctic?
Professor Chris Williams and actress Emma Thompson discuss the threats of seismic testing and drilling for oil in the Arctic - from aboard a Greenpeace ship off of Clyde River, Nunavut
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 17:19

 
Saudi Arabia Bombing Yemen To Quell Demonstrations for Democracy
The Saudi-led coalition is not just trying to deter Houthi leaders; they want to ensure that pro-democratic Yemeni demonstrations don't touch the rest of the Arabian peninsula, says Bilal Zenab Ahmed of Souciant.com
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 18:32

 
Feds Say Locking Up the Indigent Because They Can't Pay Bail is Unconstitutional
University of Maryland Law Professor Doug Colbert says the long overdue move by the Department of Justice could help overturn punitive pretrial detention measures nationwide
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 09:14

 
Green Party of Canada Leader Reaffirms Leadership Following Row Over BDS
While Elizabeth May says no to other parties, a strong stand for Palestinian rights includes making Israel pay the appropriate economic and political penalties for its clear violation of international law, says Dimitri Lascaris
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 10:36

 
Competing While Black: Rio 2016 Olympics and Racism
Dr. Sheri Parks discusses the media's depiction of black female athletes and the social issues raised during the games in Brazil
DATE: 2016-08-22 | LENGTH: 10:04

 
The False Equivalence of 'White Lives Matter'
NAACP's James Douglas and activist Cedrick Smith respond to a 'White Lives Matter' protest in Houston that included assault rifles and Confederate flags
DATE: 2016-08-23 | LENGTH: 19:01

 
  

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Lack of Accountability Has Made Baltimore an Overpoliced Panopticon
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DATE: 2016-08-26

 
Baltimore Police Defend Secret Surveillance Program
Officials would not say why a private company using a plane to track city residents was hired and funded outside public purview
DATE: 2016-08-25

 
Ending Segregation in Baltimore Will Take More Than Electing Black Politicians
Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative executive director Walter Lomax explains the recent history of overpolicing and overincarceration in Baltimore
DATE: 2016-08-25

 
Baltimore Police Union Could Thwart Planned Civilian Oversight
A law that was supposed to allow civilian participation in the internal disciplinary process could be blocked by the city's police union
DATE: 2016-08-24

 
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Prosecutors Abruptly Cancel Arraignment of Pocomoke's First Black Police Chief
With the case set to go forward in October, more questions are being raised about the treatment of officers who feds say suffered discrimination, but state prosecutors say engaged in misconduct
DATE: 2016-08-19

 
   

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