Legendary whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg testifies at Assange extradition hearing

Kevin Gosztola, managing editor of Shadowproof, watched the trial and reports on Ellsberg’s testimony.

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Toxic wildfire smoke is another reason to wear your mask

Freak weather conditions such as heatwaves, hurricanes, and lightning that ignited the California fires are unprecedented and pose unique challenges, especially during the pandemic.

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San Diego wildfire rages, just misses tribal areas and big cat sanctuary

The San Diego County fire was almost far worse, with a forecasted high wind day not coming to fruition. Now under control, the over 17,000-acre fire burned close to three tribal reservations and a big cat sanctuary.

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Flint water crisis continues despite settlement

In late August, the state of Michigan offered a $600 million settlement to those affected. Activist Melissa Mays of the Flint advocacy group Water You Fighting For says that the settlement does not go far enough to compensate the residents of Flint.

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How the pandemic undermines low income workers

Corporations are using COVID-19 as an excuse to treat low-wage workers as disposable

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Medical abuse allegations at ICE facility add to US history of forced sterilization

The imminent deportation of Pauline Binam, who alleges she was involuntarily sterilized in custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement last year, was halted on Wednesday.

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The unrest in Kenosha didn’t come out of thin air

We have known about the over-policing of Black and brown communities there for a long time, experts say.

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US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal in the U.S. Supreme Court since 1993, died on Friday at age 87.

A cop watcher gave an interview to a Fox reporter, then it became evidence against him

The limits of the First Amendment are put to the test by veteran Eric Brandt, a cop watcher and member of the Occupy Denver Movement. PAR investigates how a FOX News affiliate may have worked on behalf of prosecutors charging Brandt.

Report reveals US State Department gave money to firm tied to Haitian police

The Trump administration has heavily contributed to the Haitian police force, quadrupling U.S. contribution “from $2.8 million in 2016 to more than $12.4 million last year.”

The Devolution of America

Stir Crazy! Episode 88: Today we are joined by TRNN climate reporter Aman Azhar, TRNN managing editor Lisa Snowden-McCray, and climate and housing organizer Rachel Eve Stein. Hosted by Kim Brown.

Kevin Zeese speaks at event in 2013

Remembering Kevin Zeese: A fighter for peace and justice

Zeese was known for organizing around many human rights issues, centering opposition to U.S. imperialism abroad and mass incarceration at home.


US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies

By: Jaisal Noor

September 18, 2020

Flint water crisis continues despite settlement

By: Kim Brown

September 18, 2020

Remembering Kevin Zeese: A fighter for peace and justice

By: Sarafina Harper

September 15, 2020

Trump visits Kenosha, scene of vigilante murder

By: Jaisal Noor

September 1, 2020

When Nixon pushed postal workers, they pushed back

By: Marc Steiner

August 26, 2020

If UAW Members Ratify the Contract, What Does GM Get?

By: Frank Hammer

October 23, 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

An Open Letter to Extinction Rebellion

By: Norman Solomon

May 6, 2019

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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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