Iranian Human Rights Lawyer Sentenced to 38 Years and 148 Lashes

38 Years and 148 Lashes for Iranian Human Right Defender Rules Court

March 18, 2019

Nasrin Sotoudeh defended political prisoners and worked to abolish Iran’s death penalty. Human rights groups are worried her sentence could signal increased repression of peace activism in Iran under a judiciary with a history of human rights violations

The Attack on Ilhan Omar and Pelosi’s Unconditional Support for Israel

The Attack on Ilhan Omar and Pelosi’s Unconditional Support for Israel

Nancy Pelosi pledged support for Israel “even if the Capitol crumbles,” as major Democratic Party funder and pro-Israel advocate Haim Saban looked on – our…

Union Leaders Embrace Return of ‘The Market’ in Cuba

March 18, 2019
Union Leaders Embrace Return of 'The Market' in Cuba

Cuba has officially passed reforms that will change economics and labor relations on the island. Union leaders told the Real News Network that the move…

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The Laura Flanders Show: Sex, Pleasure, and Liberation

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March 18, 2019
The Laura Flanders Show: Sex, Pleasure, and Liberation

Regulation, degradation, shaming, blaming – enough! Is it time for sexual liberation yet? We talk a lot about sex but not often enough about pleasure,…

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16th Anniversary of Rachel Corrie’s Murder – An Interview With Her Parents

March 27, 2015
The Pain Doesn't Go Away - Rachel Corrie's Parents on Reality Asserts Itself (1/3)
Sixteen years ago, Israel’s IDF murdered solidarity activist Rachel Corrie as she defended a Palestinian home from demolition; we replay our 2015 interview with her... See More

Trump and GOP Steeped in Corruption, as Corp. Dems Push Cold War Fever

March 17, 2019
Trump and GOP Steeped in Corruption, as Corp. Dems Push Cold War Fever

Our weekly roundup panel looks at the fracture lines in the Republican Party and the corporate Democrats continue their frenzy about Russia – with Jacqueline…

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“No War for Oil” as Thousands March Against US Intervention in Venezuela

March 17, 2019
"No War for Oil" as Thousands March Against US Intervention in Venezuela

As part of an international day against US intervention in Venezuela, a mobilization in Washington, DC with speakers Daniel Ellsberg and Jill Stein emphasized that…

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40,000 UC Workers Are About to Strike Over Race, Class, and Gender

March 17, 2019
40,000 UC Workers Are About to Strike Over Race, Class, and Gender

UPTE-CWA and AFSCME workers are holding a one-day strike March 20 not just over wages and benefits, but over a larger social struggle for dignity…

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Is Corbyn's Socialism Possible Within the EU? - Lapavitsas and Jay

Is Corbyn’s Socialism Possible Within the EU? – Lapavitsas and Jay

March 17, 2019
With the Conservative Party in disarray, can the Labour Party take advantage of the “Brexit moment”– Costas Lapavitsas joins host Paul Jay
Cubans Hopeful and Cautious, as New Constitution Passed

Cubans Hopeful and Cautious, as New Constitution Passed

March 17, 2019

After months of debate, millions turned out in a historic vote on a new constitution for Cuba. The Real News Network was on the ground to hear from Cubans about the vote and the process, which marks a significant shift in the Caribbean nation.    

Kids Around the World Cut Class for Climate Justice

Kids Around the World Cut Class for Climate Justice

March 16, 2019

Students in over 100 countries skipped school and took to the streets to demand serious climate policy from world leaders

Brazilians Remember Marielle Franco on Anniversary of her Assassination

March 15, 2019

In major cities of Brazil, activists honored the life and legacy of LGBT and police violence activist Marielle Franco, who was assassinated a year ago in the streets of Rio de Janeiro. Mike Fox reports

Youth Climate Strike Brings Thousands to Streets of London

March 15, 2019

TRNN’s Jaisal Noor speaks to some of the 5,000 youth that marched in London, England

Columns

Wealth Concentration Drives a New Global Imperialism

March 13, 2019

Searching for New Forms of Struggle

March 13, 2019

Chinese pressure tactics put countries between a rock and a hard place

March 13, 2019

Consumer Price Index Up 0.2 Percent in February, 1.5 Percent Year-Over-Year

March 12, 2019

Kazakh police raid raises spectre of China’s long arm

March 10, 2019

Reframing Single-Payer Healthcare

March 8, 2019

Exterminators-in-Chief: Trudeau, Bolsonaro, et al, and Informed Consent

March 8, 2019

Job Growth Slows to 20,000 in February, Modest Acceleration in Wage Growth

March 8, 2019

Border Security: What and Who is it Good For?

March 8, 2019

Rep. Omar’s Choice

March 8, 2019

Ignorance-Inspired Brexit Imperial Nostalgia

March 6, 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu’s Other Charges: Crimes Against Humanity in Gaza

March 6, 2019

To ‘Secure a Livable Future,’ 30,000 Youth Urge Court to Let Landmark Climate Suit Go to Trial

March 1, 2019

Democrats ‘Wasting Time While Our Climate Burns’ With Insufficient Resolution

March 1, 2019

The War on AMLO

March 1, 2019

The $32 Trillion Push To Disrupt The Entire Oil Industry

March 1, 2019

Hate Speech Threatens Our Humanity

February 27, 2019

Why Did Trump Choose to be Such an Unpopular President?

February 27, 2019

Saudis’ Yemeni headache won’t go away if and when the guns fall silent

February 24, 2019

New Republic Gives Green Party Credit For The Green New Deal

February 23, 2019

Ilhan Omar Owes No Apologies, Apologies Are Owed Her

February 22, 2019

Kashmir puts Chinese counterterrorism on the defensive

February 20, 2019

What the Bernie Sanders 2020 Campaign Means for Progressives

February 20, 2019

Agribusiness Is the Problem, Not the Solution

February 19, 2019

Facts Don’t Interfere With Propaganda Blitz Against Venezuela’s Elected President

February 19, 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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