Lawmaker Says Union Fired Him For Pushing Police Reform

Lawmaker Says Union Fired Him For Pushing Police Reform

Organized labor must confront police unions’ opposition to meaningful accountability, says Delegate Gabriel Acevero.

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 5 | Campaigns

We explore the world of political campaigns, and discuss the importance of local elections, and the type of people who run for office.

Alex Vitale: Defunding The Police Is The Future

Alex Vitale: Defunding The Police Is The Future

Police and police unions have proven incapable of ensuring public safety, argues Alex Vitale, author of The End of Policing.

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#WhiteCoatsForBlackLives Wants Racial Justice In The Medical Field

#WhiteCoatsForBlackLives Wants Racial Justice In The Medical Field

The healthcare industry has a long and well-documented history of racist treatment of Black and Indigenous people. Now, doctors join the movement for Black lives.

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The US Should Stop Lying About Its History

The US Should Stop Lying About Its History

Not only should statues celebrating Columbus be removed, but textbooks should reflect his murderous legacy, argues Maryland Delegate Gabriel Acevero.

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Majority Black Prison Populations In Maryland See Disproportionate COVID-19 Spikes

Majority Black Prison Populations In Maryland See Disproportionate COVID-19 Spikes

Racial disparities in Maryland prisons are affecting COVID-19’s spread, with majority white populations receiving protective equipment even as Jessup institutions with majority Black populations struggle…

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Whose Freedom Do We Celebrate On The Fourth Of July?

Criminal Charges Announced Against Baltimore Police Officers In Freddie Gray's Death

What, to the descendants of those left out of the Declaration of Independence, is the Fourth of July?

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Cop Pulled A Gun On Woman’s Unarmed Son, Then Used Facebook Posts Against Her In Court

PAR investigates police use of Facebook posts in the cases of Korryn Gaines, Arturo Adame, and Michael Avery, and follows Erica Hamlett’s fight for accountability…

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Stir Crazy! Episode #63: No More Whitewashed History

On today’s show: Sociologist Taure Brown, Chinatown Collective founding member Leandro Lagera, and climate and housing organizer Rachel Eve Stein. Hosted by Kim Brown If you have comments/questions/suggestions email us at [email protected]
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What Happens When Wildfires And COVID-19 Collide?

COVID-19 may make the impacts of the west’s wildfire season more deadly, hitting aging and vulnerable communities the hardest.

Stir Crazy! Episode #62: Fourth of July is Cancelled

On today’s show: Journalist Justine Barron, TRNN visual producer Andrew Corkery, and political commentator Marcus Ferrell. Hosted by Kim Brown. If you have comments/questions/suggestions email us at [email protected]

Why You Should Give A F*ck | Ep. 4 | Voter Rights

Why You Should Give A F*ck | Ep. 4 | Voter Rights

We discuss your rights as a voter, and how in many places those rights are under attack from people in power.

Anti-Racism Protesters Face Ongoing Police Violence

Anti-Racism Protesters Face Ongoing Police Violence

Even as media coverage subsides, protesters across the country continue to demand an end to police brutality.

Columns

Police Intensify Repression Of Protests Demanding Justice For George Floyd

By: Jaisal Noor, Brandon Soderberg

May 31, 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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