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Is Europe’s New Military ‘Intervention Force’ a Message to Trump?

Nine European Union states have signed off on creating a new joint military intervention force. We speak to Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell Story Transcript AARON MATÉ: It’s The Real News, I’m Aaron Maté. There is a new military force coming to Europe. Nine EU states have […]

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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 of dollars. TRNN’s Shir hever discusses the implications Story Transcript CHARLES LENCHNER: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Charles Lenchner. New revelations about the arms deal between Israel and […]

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Will the Disappearance of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Bring Down the US-Saudi Alliance?

Journalist James M. Dorsey says Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (MBS) has suffered significant reputational damage on the eve of a major global trade conference known as Vision 2030 or  “Davos in the Desert” Story Transcript SHARMINI PERIES: It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. The anger over […]

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Israeli Military Attacks Iranian Backed Syrian Bases

Col. Larry Wilkerson: Israel does not want to end the war in Syria, it is in their interest to keep this war going, and to keep the Iran Nuclear Deal from succeeding Story Transcript SHARMINI PERIES: It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. The Israeli military attacked several bases […]

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ICE’s Expanded Use of Facial Recognition Threatens All Our Civil Liberties 

Evan Greer of Fight for the Future discusses how giving ICE access to the DMV databases of driver’s license photos poses universal risks. Facial recognition technology is risky, unreliable, and has the potential to cause mass false arrests, violating the rights of refugees, immigrants, and citizens alike Story Transcript MARC STEINER Welcome to The Real […]

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Iranian Americans Harassed and Detained at US Border

Dozens of people, including American citizens, faced hours of questioning at the Washington entry point. Jamal Abdi of the National Iranian American Council says the reports could indicate a directive for heightened screening of people born in Iran. Story Transcript MARC STEINER: Welcome to The Real News. I’m Marc Steiner. Great to have you all […]

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

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 Story Transcript MARC STEINER: Welcome to The Real News Network. […]

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The Left Must Get Ready to Seize the Next Financial Crisis? (Pt 2/2)

Instead of bailing out banks when the next global financial crisis hits, we need to be prepared to nationalize them and create a public banking sector, which will not only be a way out of the crisis, but will also help prevent future crises, says Thomas Hanna of the Democracy Collaborative Story Transcript SHARMINI PERIES: […]

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The Next Global Financial Crisis is Inevitable  (Pt 1/2)

It has been ten years since the last major financial crisis. With systemic deregulation undoing the safeguards, we are due for another crisis very one soon. Thomas Hanna, research director of the Democracy Collaborative’s Next System Project, says it is almost guaranteed Story Transcript SHARMINI PERIES: It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming […]

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Ending Temp Work Is at Center of Auto Workers Strike

Auto Worker Jessie Kelly talks about the oppression of being a temp worker, how it keeps workers impoverished & works to diminish unions. Story Transcript MARC STEINER: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Marc Steiner. Great to have you with us. The United Auto Workers strike against General Motors is now entering its fifth […]