Democrats' Russophobia Hid Trump's Real Crimes

Democrats’ Russophobia Hid Trump’s Real Crimes

March 26, 2019

Gerald Horne and Jeff Cohen join host Paul Jay to unpack the Democrat and corporate media obsession with Russiagate, the foreign policy implications, and how it let Trump off the hook on major policy issues

Russia Obsession Let Trump Abandon Nuclear Treaties—Wilkerson and Jay

Russia Obsession Let Trump Abandon Nuclear Treaties—Wilkerson and Jay

While there’s ample evidence to indict Trump for obstruction and Democrats naively trusted Mueller, more crucial issue is the missed opportunity to negotiate stronger nuclear…

Homicide and Baltimore’s Black Butterfly – RAI with Eddie Conway (12/12)

March 26, 2019
Homicide and Baltimore’s Black Butterfly - RAI with Eddie Conway (12/12)

Murders take place in Baltimore at a rate that compares with New York, thirteen times the size; Eddie Conway says deep poverty, unemployment, and brutal…

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Ecuador’s Lenin: Talks Progressive, Acts Conservative

March 26, 2019
Ecuador's Lenin: Talks Progressive, Acts Conservative

Local elections in Ecuador over the weekend show that President Lenin Moreno has condemned his own party to irrelevance, while former President Rafael Correa’s new…

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Prison Reformer Faces Challenges in Council Race

March 26, 2019
Prison Reformer Faces Challenges in Council Race

Chris Ervin knows firsthand the challenges of reforming the prison system. He spent time in prison and now has his own re-entry program where he…

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Mexico Update: 100 Days In, Progressive President Riding High in Polls

March 25, 2019
Mexico Update: 100 Days In, Progressive President Riding High in Polls

Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador’s approval rating is through the roof—Laura Carlsen reports from Mexico City on what has been achieved and what has not

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Will Corruption Scandal Sink Netanyahu Weeks Before Election?

March 25, 2019
Will Corruption Scandal Sink Netanyahu Weeks Before Election?

The upcoming election in Israel is increasingly focused on the corrupt arms deals between Israel and Germany, from which Prime Minister Netanyahu personally profited millions…

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Bernie and the Reparations Debate

March 25, 2019
Bernie and the Reparations Debate

Prof. Adolph Reed and Jacqueline Luqman discuss the ways in which the issue of reparations has become a 2020 campaign issue; should Bernie support reparations?

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It’s "Pro-Criminal" to Oppose Mandatory Minimums - Gov. Larry Hogan

It’s “Pro-Criminal” to Oppose Mandatory Minimums – Gov. Larry Hogan

March 25, 2019

Veteran police officer Neill Franklin pushes back on recent comments by Maryland’s Republican Governor, and says harsh sentences are not effective in reducing crime

Beto O'Rourke: Corporate or Progressive Democrat?

Beto O’Rourke: Corporate or Progressive Democrat?

March 24, 2019

O’Rourke is a member of the New Democrat Coalition, a caucus with close connections to the finance, insurance and real estate industries; Beto’s supporters call him a progressive Democrat – with Jacqueline Luqman, Norman Solomon and host Paul Jay

HR1: A Call for Campaign Finance Reform, Ethics, and Voting Rights

HR1: A Call for Campaign Finance Reform, Ethics, and Voting Rights

March 24, 2019

Rep. John Sarbanes of Maryland joins us to explore the legislation that he’s spearheading to end the involvement of dark money in politics, allow public campaign financing, and demand major ethics and voting rights reforms, and why Republicans are threatening kill it in the Senate

Venezuela Update: UN Human Rights Report, More Sanctions

Venezuela Update: UN Human Rights Report, More Sanctions

March 24, 2019
UN Human Rights Commissioner presented a critical report on Venezuela, which the government denounced for ignoring opposition violence. Meanwhile, the Trump administration introduced even more sanctions on the economically reeling country
Democratic Hopefuls Reject AIPAC

Democratic Hopefuls Reject AIPAC

March 22, 2019

So far no Democratic presidential candidates have committed to speaking at this year’s American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference. Is this a shift in Democratic foreign policy towards Israel? What does this mean for AIPAC, one of the country’s most influential lobby groups?

Columns

Bernie Is Not a Wind Sock

By: Norman Solomon

March 25, 2019

Why Not Impeach?

By: Andrew Levine

March 22, 2019

Rethinking Approaches to Climate Change

By: Richard Fidler

March 21, 2019

Belt and Road Initiative vs Washington Consensus

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

March 20, 2019

Searching for New Forms of Struggle

By: João Pedro Stedile

March 13, 2019

Wealth Concentration Drives a New Global Imperialism

By: Peter Phillips

March 13, 2019

Kazakh police raid raises spectre of China’s long arm

By: James M. Dorsey

March 10, 2019

Reframing Single-Payer Healthcare

By: Kat Lahr

March 8, 2019

Border Security: What and Who is it Good For?

By: Andrew Levine

March 8, 2019

Rep. Omar’s Choice

By: Sam Husseini

March 8, 2019

Ignorance-Inspired Brexit Imperial Nostalgia

By: Anis Chowdhury, Jomo Kwame Sundaram

March 6, 2019

Will Militarizing Schools Make Them Safer?

By: Jaisal Noor

February 25, 2019

Reintroducing the Climate Crisis Bureau

By: Steve Horn

February 14, 2019

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal is Here

By: Steve Horn, Dharna Noor

February 7, 2019

2019 State of the Union and Responses

By: Steve Horn, Dharna Noor

February 5, 2019

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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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