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The 'Resistance' Forgets George W. Bush is a War Criminal
Don't allow the media to sanitize the legacy of Bush II
DATE: 2017-10-22 | LENGTH: 02:51

Where's the 'Resistance' for J20 Protesters?
The first of some 200 protesters, legal observers, and journalists at the J20 anti-Trump Inauguration Day protest are set to go on trial. Although they face decades behind bars and unprecedented legal maneuvering, their case has mostly been ignored
DATE: 2017-10-21 | LENGTH: 14:00

Richard Spencer's White Supremacy Rally Flops Under Pressure From Protesters
Outnumbered and overshadowed, Richard Spencer and his white supremacist supporters are shouted down and booed out of Gainesville, Florida
DATE: 2017-10-21

Trump's Would-Be Drug Czar Helped the Drug Profiteers
Rep. Tom Marino has withdrawn his nomination as President Trump's new drug czar after revelations he pushed through a measure that worsened the U.S. opioid epidemic. White-collar criminologist Bill Black says Marino and other lawmakers have been bought off by pharmaceutical companies he says have acted as "illicit, criminal, drug dealers"
DATE: 2017-10-20 | LENGTH: 12:39

Debate Recap: Sanders Vs. Cruz on Trump's Tax Plan
Senators Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders squared off over a Koch brothers-backed effort to cut taxes for the wealthiest Americans
DATE: 2017-10-20

DNC Chair Tom Perez Removes Top Trans Person from Democratic Party Leadership
After supporting Keith Ellison in the DNC Chair race, DNC Executive Committee member Barbra Siperstein was removed from her position at the DNC by Tom Perez
DATE: 2017-10-19

Dakota Access Pipeline Fight Continues After Court Ruling
Danny Sheehan and Chase Iron Eyes, with the Lakota People's Law Project, discuss the ongoing legal battles in the fight to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline
DATE: 2017-10-19

Is it time for Black America to Radicalize? (part 2/2)
After a heated exchange in the Netflix documentary 'Accidental Courtesy,' Daryl Davis, Kwame Rose and JC Faulk continue their discussion about race in America with TRNN's Eze Jackson
DATE: 2017-10-19 | LENGTH: 18:36

Democracy in Crisis: Bridge Over Troubled Water
How the far right acts as a "bridge phenomenon" for white supremacists
DATE: 2017-10-18

On Iran, Trump Follows the Neocons
In sabotaging the Iran nuclear deal, President Trump is listening to -- and following the playbook of -- the neocons behind the Iraq war, says Col. Lawrence Wilkerson
DATE: 2017-10-17 | LENGTH: 21:07

Clean Energy is a 'Powerful Engine of Job Opportunity'
Contrary to what EPA chief Scott Pruitt says, investing in clean energy 'is an enormous source of job creation relative to maintaining our fossil fuel economy,' says economist Bob Pollin
DATE: 2017-10-13 | LENGTH: 16:26

Progressives Protest Democrat Senator: Retire or Support Single-Payer
Progressive activists protested outside Senator Dianne Feinstein's fundraiser in Beverly Hills kicking off her re-election campaign
DATE: 2017-10-13

Trump Blames Leftists For Unpopularity of Columbus Day
Donald Trump sent out an email to supporters on October 8, claiming liberals and leftists were erasing the history of Christopher Columbus
DATE: 2017-10-11

Judge Reconsiders Gag Order in J20 Case
First amendment issues at stake in a hearing to reassess a protective order that prohibits defendants arrested during Inauguration protests to share discovery evidence
DATE: 2017-10-11 | LENGTH: 06:57

FBI Report Targets Black Activists
The FBI terrorism unit's report warning that 'black identity extremists' are a violent threat is only the latest in a long tradition of targeting black activists, says the Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford
DATE: 2017-10-10 | LENGTH: 12:09

Racist Graffiti Spray-Painted on Muslim City Council Candidate's Campaign Billboard
City Council Candidate in Raleigh, North Carolina, Zainab Baloch, discusses Islamophobia and her campaign fighting against it
DATE: 2017-10-10

Document Shows D.C. Police Threw More Than 70 Grenades at Inauguration Protesters
MPD documents show the extent of police weaponry used against largely peaceful protesters in response to "black bloc" on Inauguration Day, raising questions about their own crowd control policies
DATE: 2017-10-09

How Does Dental Care Fit Into the Healthcare Debate?
'We need to not just cover an infection or a big-time emergency, but also comprehensive care and preventative care,' says activist and dentist Javad Aghaloo of the Sage Initiative
DATE: 2017-10-08 | LENGTH: 13:53

Pot Arrests Grow Despite Increasing Support for Legalization
The FBI's latest local law enforcement report reveals arrests for marijuana-related offenses grew slightly in 2016, despite the fact that most Americans think pot should be legal
DATE: 2017-10-06 | LENGTH: 07:23

20-Week Abortion Ban Bill Treats Abortion as Issue of Criminality, not Healthcare
Jenny Brown of National Women's Liberation says that if representatives are concerned about pain, they should support access to health care and not force women into labor
DATE: 2017-10-06 | LENGTH: 13:14

Over 300 Arrested in St. Louis: It's About More Than Police Brutality
ACLU organizer Mustafa Abdullah says police brutality and economic inequality are deeply intertwined in St. Louis, Missouri
DATE: 2017-10-06 | LENGTH: 14:08

Trump Targets Iran Deal and Hints at War
Amid news he will go to Congress to decertify Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal, Donald Trump called a gathering of military leaders Thursday night "the calm before the storm"
DATE: 2017-10-06 | LENGTH: 11:54

Supreme Court Set for Momentous New Term
Trinity College professor Kevin McMahon explains how the new partisan balance of the court and big issues on the agenda are likely to make this a very important term
DATE: 2017-10-05 | LENGTH: 11:25

Did the Russians 'Meddle' Just for Clicks?
After an uneventful Senate intelligence update, Max Blumenthal unpacks the latest on Russiagate and raises the possibility that alleged Russian attempts to sow social media 'chaos' were just troll-farm clickbait
DATE: 2017-10-04 | LENGTH: 20:22

Trump Consoles Las Vegas Survivors, But Refuses to Address Gun Control
Trump's visit to Las Vegas contrasted sharply with his visit to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico just a day earlier
DATE: 2017-10-04 | LENGTH: 04:20

Gun Laws Save Lives, But the Gun Lobby Prevails
As more details emerge on the Las Vegas massacre, Rebecca Peters discusses how gun control, like the kind she helped win in her native Australia, helps prevent mass shootings
DATE: 2017-10-03 | LENGTH: 13:19

Trump Goes to Puerto Rico
Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, President Trump came to the island with bizarre comments and paper towels.
DATE: 2017-10-03 | LENGTH: 02:50

Trump Refuses to Address Gun Control After Worst Mass Shooting in US History
Few details have emerged about the shooter, identified as local resident Stephen Paddock
DATE: 2017-10-02 | LENGTH: 03:07

Puerto Rico Can't Rebuild Under Debt and Austerity
Puerto Rico's recovery hinges on reversing the neoliberal policies that crippled the island before Hurricane Maria, says economist Mark Weisbrot
DATE: 2017-10-01 | LENGTH: 08:36

Bernie Sanders' Critics Often Hide Behind Anonymity
Many of Bernie Sanders' harshest critics quoted in the mainstream media hide behind shields of anonymity.
DATE: 2017-10-01

Dakota Access Pipeline Rewards Police For Harassing Protesters With $15 Million
Dakota Access Pipeline Company paid off the State of North Dakota's debt incurred from protecting its interests in harassing and attacking water protectors at Standing Rock.
DATE: 2017-09-30

Trump Blames People of Puerto Rico for Their Suffering
On Saturday Trump launched a racially-tinged attack on Puerto Rico's mayor who has attacked the administration's inadequate relief efforts
DATE: 2017-09-30 | LENGTH: 04:27

Trump's Corporate Tax Proposal Would Trigger a Global Race to the Bottom
Trump's proposal to reduce the corporate tax rate will contribute to a global taxation race to the bottom where the losers will be all countries and the winners will be corporations, explains tax justice expert James Henry
DATE: 2017-09-29 | LENGTH: 10:42

Black Lives Matter: New Tactics for the Trump Era
The Black Lives Matter movement hasn't gone quiet--it's just engaging with electoral politics in new ways, says Dani McClain of The Nation
DATE: 2017-09-29 | LENGTH: 11:05

Is It Time for Black America to Radicalize? (Part 1)
After a heated exchange in the Netflix documentary 'Accidental Courtesy,' Daryl Davis, Kwame Rose and JC Faulk sit down with TRNN's Eze Jackson to discuss race in America
DATE: 2017-09-29 | LENGTH: 24:27

Study: Military Spending Ineffective for Creating Jobs
The study by economist Heidi Garrett-Peltier finds that federal spending on domestic programs, such as healthcare, education and clean energy, creates far more American jobs than military spending
DATE: 2017-09-29 | LENGTH: 13:21

The Poorest Tax Payers to Pay the Most Under Trump Plan
Economist Bill Black says that both Republicans and Democrats are financially illiterate when they speak about the deficit, and Trump's economic experts are 'completely disconnected from the real world'
DATE: 2017-09-29 | LENGTH: 23:35

Jared Kushner Sued for Bilking Low Income Tenants
The suit claims Kushner owned properties charged excessive fees to tenants who could not afford them
DATE: 2017-09-28 | LENGTH: 04:20

Empire Files: Voices From The Anti-Trump Resistance
On September 16-17 a major national gathering was held in Washington, D.C. called the People's Congress of Resistance, a broad and diverse coalition of organizers and community leaders formed to build the class-struggle wing of the anti-Trump movement
DATE: 2017-09-28 | LENGTH: 16:33

Trump Sees Devastated Puerto Rico as Captive Market
Refusing to waive shipping restrictions and stressing Wall Street debt obligations, President Trump continues a colonial legacy that hampers Puerto Rico's recovery, says scholar Marisol LeBron
DATE: 2017-09-28 | LENGTH: 12:50

Flint's Lead Water Caused a 'Horrifying' 58% Increase in Miscarriages
A new study on the Flint water crisis, co-authored by Dr. David Slusky, finds that fertility rates decreased by 12% and fetal death rates increased by 58% compared to other cities in Michigan
DATE: 2017-09-28 | LENGTH: 09:06

Wall Street Got a Bailout, Why Not Puerto Rico?
Puerto Rico was in dire economic straits before Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit, and ongoing US-imposed restrictions will make recovery impossible, says labor leader Hector Figueroa
DATE: 2017-09-27 | LENGTH: 13:54

Republicans Dealt Another Embarrassing Defeat in Obamacare Repeal
Dentist and activist Dr. Javad Aghaloo says the best way to fix Obamacare is by adopting a single-payer, universal healthcare system
DATE: 2017-09-27 | LENGTH: 10:31

Trump Imposes Travel Ban 3.0
Trump figured out that the courts won't go along with what looks like a blanket ban on Muslims, so he decided to include some non-Muslim countries, says Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford
DATE: 2017-09-26 | LENGTH: 09:46

Trump Ignites New Round of Black Athlete Activism
Donald Trump's attack on black NFL players has sparked a wave of anti-racist sports activism with a rich history, says historian and author Gerald Horne
DATE: 2017-09-26 | LENGTH: 15:24

Trump Blames Puerto Rico for the Economic Crisis the US Created
TRNN explores the roots of Puerto Rico's financial woes with economist Mark Weisbrot
DATE: 2017-09-26 | LENGTH: 03:23

Kendrick Sampson on the Weekend's Historic NFL Protests
Actor, activist and TRNN board member Kendrick Sampson explains why he supports former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's growing protests against police brutality and inequality
DATE: 2017-09-25 | LENGTH: 07:39

Orioles VP John Angelos: Trump Can't Hijack Presidency to Stifle Free Speech
The Orioles' Executive Vice President John Angelos responds to Trump's attacks against black athletes and the groundswell of opposition across the nation
DATE: 2017-09-25 | LENGTH: 15:54

Mad Man vs. Rocket Man: North Korea Crisis Hits Fever Pitch
North Korea says Trump's dangerous rhetoric is tantamount to a declaration of war. But even if military officials try to act as a restraint on Trump's hostility, Trump isn't bound by the advice he gets from anyone, says Col. Larry Wilkerson
DATE: 2017-09-25 | LENGTH: 13:39

Renters vs. Slumlords: Activists Nationwide Rally for Renter's Rights
Organizers in Minneapolis say it's about more than just rents increasing: affordable housing is basically disappearing, and the city's policies leave the door wide open for predatory landlords
DATE: 2017-09-24 | LENGTH: 17:31

US Lawmakers Accuse Russian Outlet of... Time Travel?
Lawmakers want the FCC to investigate the Russia-backed Sputnik Radio for using "U.S. airwaves to influence the 2016 presidential election," apparently not realizing that Sputnik wasn't on the radio until July 2017, says Max Blumenthal
DATE: 2017-09-23 | LENGTH: 09:57

The Road to Zero Wealth
Prosperity Now's Dedrick Asante Mohammed says the racial wealth gap is growing, and if unaddressed, it will lead to zero wealth for communities of color in the next four decades
DATE: 2017-09-23 | LENGTH: 11:02

After Pushing Democrats Left, Bernie Sanders Takes on Foreign Policy
Bernie Sanders' foreign policy address is a major step forward in the effort to challenge the corporate, militarist influences behind U.S. foreign policy, says Roots Action's Norman Solomon
DATE: 2017-09-23 | LENGTH: 19:03

Neocons and Hollywood Liberals Go to 'War' on Russia
The promotional video of the Committee to Investigate Russia features actor Morgan Freeman in what is 'probably his worst role since Driving Miss Daisy,' says AlterNet's Max Blumenthal
DATE: 2017-09-22 | LENGTH: 14:13

Our Revolution Endorses Socialist Star Candidate Jabari Brisport
New York City Council Candidate Jabari Brisport discusses his efforts to run a successful campaign while embracing a socialist platform
DATE: 2017-09-22

Congress Spars on Healthcare, Unites to Fund War
As Republicans attempt a last-ditch repeal of Obamacare, Democrats have joined them to overwhelmingly pass massive spending on the military and war. We speak to economist Dean Baker
DATE: 2017-09-21 | LENGTH: 13:29

Why the Juggalos Marched on Washington
The FBI says fans of Insane Clown Posse are a violent gang, but those fans think they're being targeted because of class prejudice
DATE: 2017-09-21 | LENGTH: 05:58

Bernie Sanders Presents his Foreign Policy Platform
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) delivered the Green Foundation Lecture at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, where he laid out his vision for a progressive U.S. foreign policy
DATE: 2017-09-21 | LENGTH: 24:37

Bernie Sanders Calls Out 'International Oligarchy'
After mobilizing millions of supporters around progressive policies at home, Senator Bernie Sanders unveils a foreign policy vision that criticizes US militarism and 'international oligarchy'
DATE: 2017-09-21 | LENGTH: 21:31

Trump is Threatening More than Just the Iran Deal
As Iranian President Hassan Rouhani responds to Trump at the UN, former Iranian diplomat Seyed Hossein Mousavian says that an American withdrawal from the nuclear deal would lead Iranians to no longer trust the U.S.
DATE: 2017-09-20 | LENGTH: 18:28

Massachusetts First to Sue Equifax Over Massive Hack
Several government agencies and at least 34 state attorneys general have opened investigations into the Equifax data-breach scandal--which is 'the gift that keeps on giving,' says white-collar criminologist Bill Black
DATE: 2017-09-20 | LENGTH: 22:01

Wilkerson: Trump a 'Diplomatic Fiasco' at the UN
Col. Larry Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Colin Powell, talks about Trump's speech before the UN General Assembly and explains why Ambassador Nikki Haley's remarks on the Iran nuclear deal scare him
DATE: 2017-09-19 | LENGTH: 22:23

White Police, Black Unarmed Suspects
Glen Ford discusses the recent acquittal of white St. Louis Police Officer Jason Stockley and the uprising that followed
DATE: 2017-09-19 | LENGTH: 10:10

At UN, Trump Continues Assault on Iran Nuclear Deal
If President Trump follows through on his latest threat to the Iran nuclear deal before the UN General Assembly, he'll do so with bipartisan help, says author and NIAC president Trita Parsi
DATE: 2017-09-19 | LENGTH: 11:20

Trump's Threat to 'Totally Destroy' North Korea is Illegal
Donald Trump's comments at the UN General Assembly violate international law, and the world should hold him to account, says Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies
DATE: 2017-09-19 | LENGTH: 23:22

GOP Retries ACA Repeal as Single-Payer Surges
After failing to repeal the Affordable Care Act earlier this year, Republicans are trying to sneak through an equally dangerous last-ditch attempt, says Dr. Ed Weisbart of Physicians for a National Health Program
DATE: 2017-09-18 | LENGTH: 15:03

Green Party files election fraud lawsuit against Democratic Party in Pennsylvania
Candidate for Pennsylvania's 197th ward and former Green Party VP Candidate in 2012, Cheri Honkala, discusses the election fraud lawsuit she filed last week against the Democratic Party.
DATE: 2017-09-17

Trump's Judicial Makeover is White and Far-Right
Through his nominees of federal judges and prosecutors, Donald Trump is overseeing a radical overhaul of the US judicial system, says Kamau Franklin, attorney and political editor of Atlanta Black Star
DATE: 2017-09-16 | LENGTH: 12:37

CIA Whistleblower: Harvard Picks Torture Apologists Over Chelsea Manning
Harvard's rescinding of Chelsea Manning's visiting fellowship -- following a backlash from current and former US officials -- is a 'disgrace,' says CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou
DATE: 2017-09-15 | LENGTH: 08:38

No Federal Charges for Police in Freddie Gray Case
The Justice Department has rejected federal charges for the six Baltimore officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray. With Trump rolling back federal oversight, police veteran Neill Franklin says the push for justice and reform has to come from the local level
DATE: 2017-09-14 | LENGTH: 17:31

Senate Refuses to Stop Endless War
Sixteen years after its passage, the Senate has rejected an effort to repeal the Congressional authorization that has been used as a blank check for military action around the globe, says David Swanson of World Beyond War
DATE: 2017-09-14 | LENGTH: 14:26

Holdout Democrats Face a Single-Payer Surge
Health industry-backed Democrats who've yet to join their colleagues in backing Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-All bill will face a new wave of grassroots pressure, says Michael Lighty of National Nurses United
DATE: 2017-09-14 | LENGTH: 11:56

Florida Nursing Home Deaths Highlight Industry's Dangers
The deaths of eight Florida nursing home residents during Hurricane Irma bring new attention to a powerful industry serving the vulnerable, and a Trump administration effort to nix a critical safeguard
DATE: 2017-09-14 | LENGTH: 12:18

Single-Payer Healthcare Takes a Big Step Forward
Wednesday was a historic day in the U.S. struggle for universal health care as key Senate Democrats joined Sen. Bernie Sanders to unveil a single-payer bill. We speak to economist Dean Baker and Saikat Chakrabarti of Brand New Congress
DATE: 2017-09-13 | LENGTH: 20:27

FBI, DOJ Eye Russian Media Outlets as 'Foreign Agents'
The US Justice Department and FBI are scrutinizing the Russian state-owned Sputnik and RT networks as potential 'foreign agents', raising questions of press freedom, says independent journalist Alyona Minkovski
DATE: 2017-09-13 | LENGTH: 05:47

School Segregation is Making a Comeback
The U.S. education system was designed to favor the white and the rich, and you 'don't have to wave a confederate flag or have a statue of Robert E. Lee to effectively secede from your court-mandated school-desegregation order,' says the Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford
DATE: 2017-09-12 | LENGTH: 09:22

Here We Go Again
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson writes that UN Ambassador Nikki Haley's distortions are an attempt to prepare conditions for war against Iran
DATE: 2017-09-11

Is the Military Prepared for Climate Crisis?
The effects of climate change will increase inequality and create conflicts across borders, while the U.S. military will to have to spend more money and resources on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, says Col. Larry Wilkerson
DATE: 2017-09-11 | LENGTH: 13:47

Democrats Follow Bernie Sanders' Lead on Single-Payer
Top Democrats, including likely presidential hopefuls, are lining up to co-sponsor Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-All bill, signaling universal healthcare is fast becoming a litmus test for 2020
DATE: 2017-09-11 | LENGTH: 12:30

Outrage at University for Choosing DeVos as Commencement Speaker
Students, professors and two gubernatorial candidates say Betsy DeVos's attacks against public education make her unqualified to deliver the commencement speech at the University of Baltimore
DATE: 2017-09-11 | LENGTH: 06:31

US Pharma Industry Converts Monopoly Power into Political Power
An Ohio ballot initiative aims to lower prescription drug prices, but the pharmaceutical industry is circumventing campaign finance laws according to an investigation. Economics professor Lawrence King explains how the pharma industry converts intellectual property rights into inordinate profits and uses these for political power to maintain its privileged position
DATE: 2017-09-11 | LENGTH: 09:47

Cesar Vargas On Fighting Trump's Anti-Immigrant Forces for DACA and the Dream Act
Interview with Cesar Vargas, former Dreamer Coalition Director, Latino Outreach Strategist for Bernie Sanders' 2016 Campaign, and New York's first undocumented lawyer
DATE: 2017-09-09

Building a Strong Link Between Workers in the U.S. and Cuba
Cuban Union leader Victor Manuel Lemagne Sanchez tours the U.S. and witnesses the huge contrast in living conditions
DATE: 2017-09-08 | LENGTH: 03:07

Puerto Rico Drowning in Debt: Irma Deepens the Crisis
Mark Weisbrot says debt cancellation and restructuring will be the only answer to rebuild Puerto Rico
DATE: 2017-09-08 | LENGTH: 10:37

Equifax Data Breach is a 10 out of 10 Scandal
The hacking of consumer credit reporting giant Equifax, and the company's 'cynical' handling of it, is a far-reaching disaster that borders on criminal, says financial regulation expert Bill Black
DATE: 2017-09-08 | LENGTH: 22:10

50k People Want to #DraftBernie for Third-Party Presidential Run
TRNN's Jaisal Noor questions #DraftBernie supporters Kshama Sawant and Nick Brana about why they want Sanders to ditch the Democrats
DATE: 2017-09-08 | LENGTH: 06:36

Low Rate of Unionization in US Consequence of Deregulation
Bill Black points out that former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers' recent plea for greater unionization contradicts his actions as a member of the Clinton and Obama administrations, when he promoted financial deregulation, increasing the power of capital
DATE: 2017-09-07 | LENGTH: 16:45

Sanctions Against North Korea a Dangerous Dead-End
Veteran North Korea journalist Tim Shorrock explains that Russia's Putin is right that sanctions will not cause North Korea to back down on its nuclear weapons program. Negotiations that put U.S. military maneuvers on the table are necessary
DATE: 2017-09-06 | LENGTH: 21:03

Historian Gerald Horne: Trump's Attacks on Immigrants is History Repeating Itself
Following Jeff Sessions' announcement ending DACA, we get a response from author, historian, and Houston resident Gerald Horne, who will also discuss efforts to rebuild after Hurricane Harvey
DATE: 2017-09-06 | LENGTH: 20:12

DAPL Company Levels RICO Charges Against Greenpeace
Are RICO charges part of a new corporate playbook to suppress opposition from environmentalists? TRNN speaks to Greenpeace USA General Counsel Thomas Wetterer
DATE: 2017-09-05 | LENGTH: 13:45

Larry Wilkerson: North Korea is Not an Existential Threat - But Many People Benefit by Saying It Is
Col. Wilkerson and TRNN's Paul Jay discuss the underlying forces driving the U.S./North Korea confrontation
DATE: 2017-09-05 | LENGTH: 34:02

Targeting Immigrant Children, Jeff Sessions Announces End of DACA
Across the country thousands protested, walked out of school and carried out civil disobedience against the decision
DATE: 2017-09-05 | LENGTH: 02:37

What Happened to Veterans for Standing Rock?
The struggle against the Dakota Access Pipeline- the valuation of elite property over the lives of oppressed classes - is ongoing, says Marine Corp veteran Michael Wood
DATE: 2017-09-04 | LENGTH: 09:34

Conservative Policy Network Aims to 'Defund and Defang' Public Sector Unions
The State Policy Network, a network of conservative thinktanks, has a state-by-state plan to 'defund and defang' public sector unions, reveals The Guardian newspaper. Larry Cohen, former president of CWA and Chair of Our Revolution says this will only strengthen the US oligarchy
DATE: 2017-09-04 | LENGTH: 14:15

Jeff Sessions to Annouce DACA Decision at 11AM EST
800,000 youth who have benefited from the program could be targeted for deportation
DATE: 2017-09-02 | LENGTH: 03:32

Black August and Black Rebellion
In celebration of Black August, Leaders of A Beautiful Struggle and the Great Blacks in Wax Museum organized a symposium in Baltimore to talk about various strategies for black liberation
DATE: 2017-09-01 | LENGTH: 11:48

Hezbollah's Victory Over ISIS Undermined as US Bombs Evacuation Route
The problem with the U.S. analysis is that 'it's based on the idea that the only way to deal with ISIS fighters is to kill them,' says Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies
DATE: 2017-09-01 | LENGTH: 20:10

Trump's Tax Cut Plan Alienates His Base
Trump's plan would mean 'a huge increase in the budget deficit primarily to give tax cuts to the richest people in the country,' says economist Dean Baker. 'I don't think most people would think that sounds like a very good idea'
DATE: 2017-08-31 | LENGTH: 09:33

Patriot Act Foils Uruguay's Marijuana Sales
U.S. banks say the 2001 Patriot Act prevents them from doing business with banks in Uruguay that provide services for newly legalized pot sales. The politics in all of it is 'rank hypocrisy,' says economist Bill Black
DATE: 2017-08-31 | LENGTH: 12:50

Houston Refinery Explosion Will Endanger Local Communities
As Harvey continues to devastates the Gulf Coast, some fear the worst is yet to come
DATE: 2017-08-31 | LENGTH: 03:49

Shocking New Scandals Underscore Need for Civilian-Led Policing
From an Atlanta cop saying 'We only kill black people,' to a Baltimore sergeant's indictment for federal racketeering charges, the scandals highlight a need for fundamental reform, says police whistleblower Michael Wood
DATE: 2017-08-31 | LENGTH: 12:49

Why Did US Suspend $300 Million in Aid to Egypt?
The U.S. cites human rights violations for the suspension of aid, but the real reasons are more complex, says Seif Da'na of the University of Wisconsin, Parkside
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