Activist on the Front Lines Discusses the Historic Protests in Hong Kong

Activist on the Front Lines Discusses the Historic Protests in Hong Kong

August 19, 2019

We had to blur her image but she talks about police brutality, the struggle for a transparent democracy, the Chinese army at the border, and hope for the future

Immigrants Welcome to the US as Long as They Are White and Wealthy

Immigrants Welcome to the US as Long as They Are White and Wealthy

The Trump’s administration’s Kenneth Cuccinelli rewrites Emma Lazarus’s words on the Statue of Liberty, telling the poor and oppressed they’re no longer welcome. This comes…

Why Corporate Media Doesn’t Talk Honestly About Racism

August 19, 2019
Why Corporate Media Doesn't Talk Honestly About Racism

Media conversations about racism are rarely accurate, let alone honest, facilitating the status quo and hindering systemic change. A discussion between Dylan Rodriguez, Eddie Conway,…

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The Empire Files: “United States” to Imperial America

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August 19, 2019
The Empire Files: "United States" to Imperial America

The global expanse of US military bases is well-known; but it’s actual territorial empire is largely hidden. The true map of America is not taught…

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Trump Endangers the Endangered Species Act and the Clean Water Act

August 16, 2019
Trump Endangers the Endangered Species Act and the Clean Water Act

The protection of threatened species will now be weighed against the economic benefit their extinction might mean. Meanwhile, states would no longer be able to…

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Economic Update: Working Class History and the 2020 Election

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August 20, 2019
Economic Update: Working Class History and the 2020 Election

This week on Economic Update, Professor Wolff explores the historic parallels of the U.S. working class and politics in the U.S. He begins by exploring…

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Israeli Arms Trade in South Sudan Was Disguised as “Agriculture”

August 18, 2019
Israeli Illegal Arms Trade in South Sudan Was Disguised as “Agriculture”

Investigative journalist Sam Mednick revealed that the agricultural company Green Horizon was a front for former Israeli general Israel Ziv’s security company CST who were…

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The “Toxic 100” Worst Polluters

August 18, 2019
The "Toxic 100" Worst Polluters of the World

Michael Ash of PERI discusses the “Toxic 100” index, which ranks the top 100 corporations in the US, including the U.S. government, according to the…

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Venezuelans Transition from the Bolivar to the US Dollar

Venezuelans Transition from the Bolivar to the US Dollar

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August 18, 2019

Venezuelans in the nation’s capital of Caracas are sidestepping the bolivar—the country’s local currency—in favour of the US dollar. This trend appears to be on the rise as Venezuela’s currency crisis worsens

How The Mainstream Media Fuels America's Income Inequality Machine

How The Mainstream Media Fuels America’s Income Inequality Machine

August 18, 2019

From medicare for all to neoliberal tax subsidies for major corporations the mainstream media often bolsters the notion that a more fair and equitable society is not possible

North Korea Suspends Talks With South Korea Because of U.S. Sanctions 

North Korea Suspends Talks With South Korea Because of U.S. Sanctions 

August 16, 2019

While U.S.-North Korea nuclear talks fail to proceed because of a lack of unanimity within the Trump administration, the North suspended peace talks with the South because of the U.S.’s refusal to lift economic sanctions, says Tim Shorrock

Russia's Anti-Gov't Protests Draw Large Crowds, but Putin Remains Secure

Russia’s Anti-Gov’t Protests Draw Large Crowds, but Putin Remains Secure

August 16, 2019

Western media like to present Alexei Navalny as Russia’s main opposition leader, because his actions have sparked the recent protest wave, but he hardly represents anyone, says Aleksandr Buzgalin. Rather, the protests express opposition to the Russian system

De-Facto Annexation of Kashmir Means India as a Secular State is Ending

De Facto Annexation of Kashmir Means the End of India as a Secular State

August 16, 2019

Sidharth Bhatia, of the website The Wire, disucsses the “new roadmap for India,” by which India practically annexed the disputed Muslim-majority region of Kashmir. The policy is leading India ever more towards a state in which Muslims are to become second-class citizens

Columns

A Fossil Fuel Baron Just Bought USA Today

By: Steve Horn

August 8, 2019

Cop Whose Arrest Lead to Black Teen’s Death Decertified by State

By: Stephen Janis, Taya Graham

August 6, 2019

Africa’s Free Trade Area Misses Nigeria

By: Mattias Sköld

July 8, 2019

Oregon’s Cap and Trade Bill is Dead

By: Dharna Noor

June 26, 2019

Driving Financialization

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Michael Lim Mah Hui

June 11, 2019

Loyal to their Class, Unhinged from Democracy

By: Mike Ferner

June 6, 2019

Baltimore Cop Charged with Perjury, Misconduct

By: Stephen Janis

May 29, 2019

Oppose Doug Ford’s Ontario Schools Budget

By: Dudley Paul

May 29, 2019

The (Small-d) Democrat’s Dilemma

By: Andrew Levine

May 24, 2019

Springtime for Biden and Democrats

By: Andrew Levine

May 17, 2019

Climate Emergency Manifesto

By: Socialist Project

May 14, 2019

Privatization Solution Worse than Problem

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

May 14, 2019

Why Ecuador?

By: Ola Bini

May 9, 2019

Fallujah Forgotten

By: David Swanson

May 6, 2019

An Open Letter to Extinction Rebellion

By: Norman Solomon

May 6, 2019

Reality Asserts Itself

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TRNN Documentary: Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science

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’?

Justin Trudeau and Canada’s political elite are fighting for the Tar Sands and oil industry’s interests, even if it means that Canada misses its climate targets. We speak to Kevin Taft, ex-Liberal Party politician and author of ‘Oil’s Deep State.’

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