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Iraq’s Prime Minister Agrees to Resign Amidst Largest Protests Since 2003

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 […]

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700,000 Displaced as Syria and Turkey Descend into War

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 […]

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PG&E Blackouts Spur Calls for Public Ownership

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 […]

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Trump: The Most Corrupt President in US History

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 […]

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Corporate Media Bias Against Sanders Is Structural, Not a Conspiracy

What the United States needs is a real discussion about the systematic structural bias against politicians and political movements that question corporate control over the news, say RootsAction.org founders Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon Story Transcript GREG WILPERT: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Greg Wilpert in Baltimore. Almost two weeks ago, there was […]

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Palestine and Rule of Power

Alaa Tartir discusses his new edited anthology: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs. International Governance. A new look into how international aid and also the Palestinian security reform are mechanisms which are used to crush Palestinian resistance to the Israeli occupation Story Transcript GREG WILPERT: It’s The Real News Network, and I’m Greg […]

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Trump Creates Chaos By Using The Military To Respond To Racial And Economic Injustice

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 […]

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Rev. Dr. William Barber II: A Multi-Racial Coalition Is Necessary For This Moment

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 […]