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    Bush Administration Official Defends Iraq War at Conference
    Participants at the George W. Bush Conference at Hofstra University respond to Elliott Abrams' comment that the Iraq war was not illegal under international law

    Saudi Arabia Attacks Yemen, Targeting Houthis
    Yemeni Houthi movement has more to do with the internal conflict within Yemen and less to do with the projected Shia-Sunni rivalry in the region, says Bilal Ahmed, graduate student at SOAS, University of London

    Nigerians Head to the Polls Amid Rising Tensions
    With several court challenges in the works, the elections are highly contested and posses a threat to the PDP rule, says Associate Professor Zachariah Mampilly of Vassar College

    Bush Administration Official Defends Iraq War at Conference
    Participants at the George W. Bush Conference at Hofstra University respond to Elliott Abrams' comment that the Iraq war was not illegal under international law

    Greek Public Coffers Expected to Run Dry Next Month
    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel, there were no concessions forthcoming, and ECB has placed significant and severe restraints on Greek banks causing capital flight, says Dimitri Lascaris

    Regional Banks Say Regulation Costs Too High
    Senator Elizabeth Warren challenges attempt to exempt regional banks with less than $250 billion from Dodd-Frank regulation

    New Bill Threatens Patient Safety
    Representatives and the pharmaceutical industry say 21st Century Cures will foster innovation, while critics argue that the legislative effort is a ploy to dismantle safeguards for short-term financial gain

    What is Behind the Collapse of the Centre Left Parties in Europe?
    Mark Weisbrot says Podemos and SYRIZA have risen out of long term austerity, and Greece has a good chance of recovering outside the Eurozone

    What is Causing the Rapid Decline of the US Coal Industry?
    Luke Sussams, Senior Researcher, Carbon Tracker Initiative discusses the forces that are driving the shift from coal to shale gas

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    The Pain Doesn't Go Away - Rachel Corrie's Parents on Reality Asserts Itself (1/3)
    Rachel Corrie was a 23-year-old American peace activist who was crushed to death in Gaza by an Israeli bulldozer on March 16, 2003. On Reality Asserts Itself, Craig and Cindy Corrie tell Paul Jay, "we inherited from our daughter a cause"; her experiences "completely changed our view of the whole situation."
     
    The Pain Doesn't Go Away - Rachel Corrie's Parents on Reality Asserts Itself (2/3)
    On Reality Asserts Itself, Craig and Cindy Corrie tell Paul Jay, "people find hope in the work that we're doing and in the fact that Rachel was there that day, and stood against what was happening to all of those families in the Gaza Strip"
     
    Malcolm X, Self-Determination and the People's Movement - Kamau Franklin on Reality Asserts Itself (4/4)
    On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Franklin discusses the relationship between the mass movement and electoral politics
     
    Malcolm X, Self-Determination and the People's Movement - Kamau Franklin on Reality Asserts Itself (3/4)
    On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Franklin says Malcolm believed the international order benefited Western capitalist interests over the masses of black, brown and oppressed white people
     
    Malcolm X, Self-Determination and the People's Movement - Kamau Franklin on Reality Asserts Itself (2/4)
    On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Franklin discusses the strengths and weaknesses of Malcolm X
     
    Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs - Johann Hari on RAI (2/2)
    On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Hari tells Paul Jay that the conventional understanding of drug addiction is wrong, and alternative drug policy in Portugal and Canada can lead the way
     

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