Auto Workers Strike for Power and to Protect Workers

GM Auto Workers Strike for Power and to Protect Workers

September 16, 2019

Retired UAW Leader Frank Hammer talks about why the workers struck, what it means for the union movement, and what this battle means

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

How Can We Design a Green New Deal?

September 16, 2019
How Can We Design a Green New Deal?

1,400 people gathered to discuss how to build infrastructure—and movements—that support decarbonization and equity. We spoke to one of the event’s hosts, Daniel Aldana Cohen

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Canadian Auto Workers Launch Rare Plant Occupation

September 16, 2019
Canadian Aluminum Workers Launch Factory Occupation

In a rare move, hundreds of workers of the Nemak aluminum factory in Windsor, Canada, decided to occupy their factory when it was announced that…

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Argentina’s Food Crisis Worsens

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September 16, 2019
Argentina's Food Crisis Worsens

Argentina’s opposition and the Catholic Church want parliament to introduce a ‘food emergency’ law to address growing poverty and food insecurity amid the country’s worsening…

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Naomi Klein Says Climate Barbarism is Here

September 16, 2019
Naomi Klein Says Climate Barbarism is Here

The author says she is energized by Greta Thunberg and other youth climate activists, the movement for a Green New Deal, and other struggles for systemic climate solutions, but her views on hope are complicated

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Live Economic Update: The US-China Trade Wars – Causes, Prospects, Risks

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September 16, 2019
Live Economic Update: The US-China Trade Wars - Causes, Prospects, Risks

In this installment of the bimonthly Live Economic Update, held in Judson Memorial Church in NYC, Prof. Richard Wolff discusses the US-China trade war, winners…

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Republicans Partied in a Monument to American Wealth Inequality

September 15, 2019
Republicans Partied in a Monument to American Wealth Inequality

The little-known back story of the hotel where Republicans gathered in Baltimore last week is how it embodies all the unjust policies that have created…

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Hydro-Quebec Ends Cyber-Security Agreement With Israel Electric Corporation

Hydro-Quebec Ends Cyber-Security Agreement With Israel Electric Corporation

September 15, 2019

Lawyer John Philpot discusses BDS Quebec’s campaign against cyber-cooperation between Hydro-Quebec and IEC

Tohono O’odham Nation: 'All These Areas Can Collapse'

Tohono O’odham Nation: ‘All These Areas Can Collapse’

September 15, 2019

Tohono O’odham Nation Members voice their objections to Trump’s border wall and the disruption of the lives of the people and animals that have lived there for centuries

3rd Democratic Debate: Medicare for All as the Bogeyman? (1/3)

3rd Democratic Debate: Medicare for All as the Bogeyman? (1/3)

September 13, 2019
The third Democratic Party’s presidential debate featured all ten front-runners for the first time. In segment one of our debate discussion, we take a closer look how candidates discussed the healthcare issue. Our panelists are Osita Nwanevu, Helena Olea, and Jacqueline Luqman, with Greg Wilpert as host

Columns

Covering Climate Now

By: Dharna Noor, Steve Horn, Dimitri Lascaris

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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Climate and the Environment

The Real Baltimore

King Donald Commands the Ocean to Back Off

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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