Is Canada’s Government a Partner in America’s Crimes?

Is Canada’s Government a Partner in America’s Crimes?

September 23, 2019

Margaret Kimberly of Black Agenda Report says Justin Trudeau’s blackface scandal is far from the worst of his offences.

Click here to see our coverage of the climate crisis leading up to the UN Climate Action Summit on September 23.

Changing the Narrative on Climate Change

September 23, 2019
Changing the Narrative on Climate Change

At the first Designing A Green New Deal conference, essayist Mary Annaïse Heglar explains the role of storytelling and emotion in the fight for climate…

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The Modern Day Scramble for Africa

September 23, 2019
The Modern Day Scramble for Africa

From the US to China to Israel to Russia, governments are positioning resources – both civilian and military – in various African nations for various…

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Black Leftists Challenge #Blexit And Political Misleadership In Baltimore

September 23, 2019
Black Leftists Challenge #Blexit And Political Misleadership In Baltimore

Candace Owens of the right-wing org Turning Point USA held the group’s #Blexit conference at Baltimore’s Ram’s Head Live last week. The event itself was…

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As Indigenous Peoples Protest, California Approves Global Cap-And-Trade Plan

September 23, 2019
As Indigenous Peoples Protest, California Approves Global Cap-And-Trade Plan

Over 100 people testified at a hearing lasting over seven hours on the Tropical Forest Standard, a plan to extend California’s cap-and-trade program to global tropical forests. Critics call it a false solution to the climate crisis.

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Joe Biden’s ‘Gaffes’ Are Much Bigger Problem for Democrats Than Embarrassment

September 22, 2019
Joe Biden's 'Gaffes' Are Much Bigger Problem for Democrats Than Embarrassment

Joe Biden’s off-the-cuff comments aren’t playing well to audiences any more. Is this an indication of a too-long political career finally declining, or is this…

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4 Million People Strike for Climate Action

September 20, 2019
4 Million People Strike for Climate Action

Organizers say this was the largest youth-led demonstration in history. TRNN spoke to demonstrators in New York and Baltimore

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Venezuela's Maduro Attempts a Separate Peace with Part of Opposition

Venezuela’s Maduro Attempts a Separate Peace with Part of Opposition

September 22, 2019

As tensions increase between the Maduro government and the US-supported opposition, Maduro signed an agreement with smaller opposition parties against sanctions and in favor of deescalation

Ending Temp Workers Is at Center of Auto Workers Strike

Ending Temp Work Is at Center of Auto Workers Strike

September 20, 2019

Auto Worker Jessie Kelly talks about the oppression of being a temp worker, how it keeps workers impoverished & works to diminish unions.

Ten-Year-Olds Sound Off on Climate Inaction

Ten-Year-Olds Sound Off on Climate Inaction

September 20, 2019

At New York City’s climate strike, elementary schoolers tell Dharna Noor how they think adults should take on the climate crisis

San Diego Ends Electricity Monopoly, Aims for 100% Renewables by 2035

San Diego Ends Electricity Monopoly, Aims for 100% Renewables by 2035

September 20, 2019

San Diego has signed a Community Choice Energy agreement, creating a competitor to San Diego Gas & Electric. Owned by Sempra Energy, SDG&E has shifted toward exporting its natural gas to Mexico and overseas. 

Over One Million to Take Part in Youth Climate Strike

Over One Million to Take Part in Youth Climate Strike

September 20, 2019

Activists are taking part in 5,000 actions across 157 countries to demand immediate action to address climate change. We’ll bring you updates throughout the day including on-the-ground reporting from Baltimore and New York

Columns

Over One Million to Take Part in Youth Climate Strike

By: Jaisal Noor, Dharna Noor

September 20, 2019

Fossil Fuel Companies Roll Out a New Era of Spin

By: Jaisal Noor, Dharna Noor

September 18, 2019

UN Convener of Upcoming Climate Action Summit Previews Event

By: Mark Hertsgaard

September 17, 2019

Covering Climate Now

By: Dharna Noor, Steve Horn, Dimitri Lascaris

September 16, 2019

Naomi Klein Says Climate Barbarism is Here

By: Mark Hertsgaard

September 16, 2019

SF Officials Offer to Make Electricity Grid Public

By: Dharna Noor, Steve Horn

September 12, 2019

The Real News’ Union Signs First Contract

By: Jaisal Noor

September 11, 2019

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

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

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

Privatization Solution Worse than Problem

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

May 14, 2019

Climate Emergency Manifesto

By: Socialist Project

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

We replay this TRNN documentary on the Koch Brothers and their war on climate science, on the occasion of David Koch’s death on August 23rd, 2019. Narrated by Danny Glover, this documentary special reveals how climate change science has been under systematic attack.

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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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