Trump's Criminal Justice Reform Act Is a Meaningless Smoke Screen

Trump’s Criminal Justice Reform Act Is a Meaningless Smoke Screen (Pt 1/3)

December 18, 2018
Congress’s Criminal Justice Reform Act boosts privatization, fails to dismantle mass incarceration, nor does it implement sentencing reform. We speak to Eddie Conway and Natasha Pratt Harris about the proposed reform

People Who Fight for Real Change Make Real News – Paul Jay

People Who Fight for Real Change Make Real News - Paul Jay

Paul Jay says that corporate media thinks billionaires are the only ones that make history, but The Real News knows that’s not true

West Bank Uprising: Israel’s Divide and Conquer Strategy Falls Apart

December 19, 2018
West Bank Uprising: Israel's Divide and Conquer Strategy Falls Apart

Shir Hever explains that the Israeli government’s deal with the Hamas party undermined the incentive for Palestinian security coordination, as the Israeli military is dragged…

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Only Two Weeks Left to Have Your Donation Matched!

December 16, 2018
Only Two Weeks Left to Have Your Donation Matched!

We only have two weeks left in our end of year fundraiser. If you want to see more of our unique news and analysis and…

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The Russian Social Media Campaign – How to See it in the Larger Context of Digital Capitalism (Pt 1/2)

December 19, 2018
The Russian Social Media Campaign - How to See it in the Larger Context of Digital Capitalism (Pt 1/2)
Social media analyst Christian Fuchs argues that the focus on Russia’s use of social media to influence US elections completely ignores the ways in which... See More

Advocates Say Sex Worker Rights Are Human Rights

December 18, 2018
Advocates Say Sex Worker Rights Are Human Rights

At the annual remembrance of sex workers who were murdered, supporters say violence against them is violence against everyone

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The Rogue Crown Prince & the Dangerous US-Saudi-Israel Alliance

December 17, 2018
The Rogue Crown Prince & the Dangerous US-Saudi-Israel Alliance

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson and Paul Jay discuss the US Senate resolution condemning Mohamed Bin Salman for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi; there is concern amongst…

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The Green New Deal Must Fight Militarism

December 17, 2018
The Green New Deal Must Fight Militarism

CODEPINK co-founder Medea Benjamin calls on advocates of the Green New Deal to fight both the fossil fuel economy and the war economy

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Take the Money Out of Prison Slavery

Take the Money Out of Prison Slavery

December 18, 2018

Activists and students continue a national divestment movement to stop the corporate funding of private prisons. Sylvester Owino, a Kenyan immigrant, spent 10 years in an immigrant detention center while his case bounced between the lower and higher courts. Owino and other activists talk about the private prison divestment movement and abuses in the transporting…

Economic Update: Cooperation Jackson

Economic Update: Cooperation Jackson

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December 17, 2018

This week: Updates on massive international study of profit-driven food production; the huge costs of contemporary loneliness; the police raid of Deutsche Bank; falling house prices;   Belgium follows France in mass street demonstrations; and how the U.S. economy is hurt by the poor incomes of Millennials; An interview with Kali Akuno, the co-founder of Cooperation…

Dispelling Myths About Iran, Trump’s Bogeyman

December 17, 2018

Medea Benjamin, CODEPINK co-founder, discusses myths and misconceptions about Iran and the Donald Trump administration’s dismantling of the nuclear agreement. She also talks about her book “Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran”

When Activists Take Over City Hall: The Case of Barcelona, Spain

When Activists Take Over City Hall: The Case of Barcelona, Spain

December 17, 2018

Ada Colau, who had been a long-time housing activist, won the Mayoral election of Barcelona in 2015 and a tough battle against long-entrenched forces, but is managing to gradually transform the city. Paul Jay talks to her about her experience

Can Canada's Tar Sands Industry Be Profitable Without Government Subsidies?

Can Canada’s Tar Sands Industry Be Profitable Without Government Subsidies?

December 17, 2018

Todd Paglia of Stand Earth says Canadians taxpayers increasingly foot the bill for Canada’s fossil fuels industry

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Trump's Criminal Justice Reform Act Is a Meaningless Smoke Screen

December 18, 2018

Advocates Say Sex Worker Rights Are Human Rights

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Take the Money Out of Prison Slavery

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People Who Fight for Real Change Make Real News – Paul Jay

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The Green New Deal Must Fight Militarism

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Dispelling Myths About Iran, Trump’s Bogeyman

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When Activists Take Over City Hall: The Case of Barcelona, Spain

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Can Canada’s Tar Sands Industry Be Profitable Without Government Subsidies?

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December 16, 2018

How US-Saudi War Turned Yemen into the Biggest Crisis on Earth

December 16, 2018

Canada’s Government Rejects Postal Union’s Green Vision While Catering To Big Oil

December 16, 2018

Oliver Stone: American ‘War State’ Has ‘the Worst Media in the World’

December 16, 2018

A Black Cop Got Drug Dealers Jobs, Law Enforcement has Pursued Him Ever Since

December 16, 2018

Donald Trump Vs. Donald Trump’s Lawyer: Will Trump Plead Ignorance?

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UN Climate Talks “Compromise” Our Future

December 14, 2018

Russian Bombers Landing in Venezuela: A Reaction to US Threats

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Is TRNN Soft on Russia?

December 14, 2018

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Narrated by Danny Glover, A documentary special reveals how climate change science has been under systematic attack; the multi-million dollar campaign allowed a climate change denier to be elected president (a new version with updated content and music)

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Is the Oil Industry Canada’s ‘Deep State’?

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