Iraqi security forces have killed hundreds of protesters who want to uproot the corrupt political system tied to Iran and established after the U.S. occupation. Story Transcript JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. In news from Iraq, anti-government protests have swelled into the biggest mass demonstrations the country has […]
PG&E cut power to millions throughout California this month as fires blaze across the state. The move has prompted many to call to municipalize the company. Democracy Collaborative researcher Johanna Bozuwa explains. Story Transcript DHARNA NOOR: It’s The Real News. I’m Dharna Noor. As multiple fires burn across California, thousands of residents have been left […]
Syria and Turkey are fighting each other in the rebel-controlled Idlib region, forcing hundreds of thousands to flee for their lives as the bombings intensify. Story Transcript GREG WILPERT: It’s the Real News Network. I’m Greg Wilpert in Baltimore. War is escalating in Idlib Province of Northwestern Syria. Recent reports say that over 700,000 people […]
Nelini Stamp says Warren addresses race, gender, and class like no other candidate does. Story Transcript JAISAL NOOR: I’m Jaisal Noor in Concord, New Hampshire just two days before the New Hampshire primary, the first primary contest of the year. And I’m here with Nelini Stamp. She’s the director of organizing for the Working Families […]
So says whistleblower and former federal investigator Bill Black, who defines with fine detail what will likely be emerging from the impeachment hearings. Story Transcript MARC STEINER: Welcome to The Real News. I’m Marc Steiner. Great to have you all with us. The impeachment hearings are scheduled to begin tomorrow. What could be the Republican […]
The uprising sparked by George Floyd’s death has prompted vows to defund police from officials in New York and Los Angeles, while Minneapolis and Portland’s school systems are moving to end policing in schools.
Nation contributor Sasha Abramsky thinks the wheels might be coming off, and discusses his articles “Where Does America Go From Here” and “Trump is Framing US Residents as Enemies to be Met by Force.” Story Transcript This is a rush transcript and may contain errors. It will be updated. Mark Steiner: Welcome to the Real […]
San Diego has signed a Community Choice Energy agreement, creating a competitor to San Diego Gas & Electric. Owned by Sempra Energy, SDG&E has shifted toward exporting its natural gas to Mexico and overseas.
NATO will hold war games in Norway’s Arctic Circle in March, where it will be supporting climate change-induced resource extraction and increasing the military tension with Russia. Story Transcript This is a rush transcript and may contain errors. It will be updated. Greg Wolpert: It’s the Real News Network. I’m Greg Wolpert in Baltimore. The […]
Poor People’s Campaign Co-Chairs Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis and Rev. Dr. William Barber II want to seize this moment with a broad-based, multi-racial movement to change an ‘impoverished democracy.’ Story Transcript [VIDEO CLIP STARTS] NIC SMITH: Our backs are against the wall, and we got no choice but to push. LEON: Now, before you come […]