Who’s Behind the Attacks in Sri Lanka?

Who’s Behind the Attacks in Sri Lanka?

April 23, 2019

Muslim-Christian Conflict in Sri Lanka is unprecedented, so who is behind the attack? We discuss the horrific attack with Sri Lankan journalist Sunanda Deshapriya

Modern Monetary Theory - A Debate Between Randall Wray and Gerald Epstein

Modern Monetary Theory - A Debate Between Randall Wray and Gerald Epstein
Randall Wray, one of the founders of the economic theory known as Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) lays out some of its main arguments. Paul Jay...

Rising Expenses and Stagnant Incomes Squeezes Middle Class Everywhere

April 24, 2019
Rising Expenses and Stagnant Incomes Squeezes Middle Class Everywhere

A new study by the OECD shows that particularly millennials and the US middle class is being squeezed by expenses that rise faster than their…

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Empire Files: Giants – Who Really Rules The World?

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April 24, 2019
Empire Files: Giants - Who Really Rules The World?

Abby Martin sits down with Peter Phillips, former director of Project Censored and professor of Political Sociology at Sonoma State University. His new book “Giants:…

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U.S. Hoped Putin Would be a ‘Sober Yeltsin’ – RAI with Stephen Cohen (3/5)

April 23, 2019
U.S. Hoped Putin Would be a ‘Sober Yeltsin’ - RAI with Stephen Cohen (3/5)

After the fall of the Soviet Union, a dysfunctional and pro-American Russian President Yeltsin presided over the chaos of the 1990’s; when Putin came to…

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Trump’s Latest Iran Sanctions Show an Unraveling of US Foreign Policy

April 22, 2019
Trump's Latest Iran Sanctions Show an Unraveling of US Foreign Policy

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson says unilateral sanctions against Iran are illegal, and show the ascendancy of John Bolton; they intensify tension with China and threaten our…

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Earth Day: How Can Climate Activists Fight Misinformation?

April 22, 2019
Earth Day: How Can Climate Activists Fight Misinformation?

Award-winning filmmaker Josh Fox talks about his new book, The Truth Has Changed, and how climate movements can—and must—fight misinformation campaigns

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Comedian Zelenskiy Wins Ukrainian Presidency in Landslide

April 22, 2019
Comedian Zelenskiy Wins Ukrainian Presidency in Landslide

In a contest against incumbent Petro Poroshenko, the TV comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy won an overwhelming majority of 73%, signaling a hunger for real change in…

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Cut Military Aid, Not Humanitarian Aid, to Reduce Refugee Numbers

Cut Military Aid, Not Humanitarian Aid, to Reduce Refugee Numbers

April 19, 2019

Trump’s announcement to cut humanitarian aid to Central America will not have much effect. It’s the military aid that reinforces brutality in Guatemala and Honduras, says Prof. Adrienne Pine

Baltimore Uprising Marching

The Baltimore Uprising: Four Years Later

April 19, 2019

A look at the Real News’ coverage—and how the city hasn’t changed since Freddie Gray’s death

Will the Mueller Report Help Defeat Trump in 2020? (Pt 2/2)

Will the Mueller Report Help Defeat Trump in 2020? (Pt 2/2)

April 19, 2019
Trump and his base will remain unaffected by the Mueller Report, and it will mainly serve as a “political football” between Republicans and Democrats, say Gerald Horne and Kamau Franklin, but it can still be used against Trump in 2020
Arsonists Leave Fascist Symbols at the Highlander Center

Arsonists Leave Fascist Symbols at the Highlander Center

April 19, 2019

The Highlander Center has been at the heart of civil rights, labor, and poor people’s struggles in this country for the last 87 years. Some people see this arson as an act of war

Trump Administration Working to Divide Caribbean Against Venezuela

Trump Administration Working to Divide Caribbean Against Venezuela

April 19, 2019

The island nations of the Caribbean Community, or Caricom, have become increasingly divided as the Trump administration is working to win the back and oppose the Maduro government in Venezuela. Jeb Sprague discusses the development and what it means for the region

Columns

The Baltimore Uprising: Four Years Later

By: Brandon Soderberg

April 19, 2019

Did The House’s New Climate Committee Snub the Sunrise Movement?

By: Steve Horn, Dharna Noor

April 16, 2019

World Bank Dispossessing Rural Poor

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Anis Chowdhury

April 16, 2019

Medicare for All 64-Year-Olds

By: Dean Baker

April 15, 2019

The Toxic Lure of “Guns and Butter”

By: Norman Solomon

April 15, 2019

The Prosecution Of Julian Assange Is A Threat To Journalists Everywhere

By: Kevin Zeese, Margaret Flowers

April 15, 2019

Martin and Julian: Reflections on the Arrest of Julian Assange

By: Richard E. Rubenstein

April 14, 2019

David Bernhardt Confirmed as Interior Secretary

By: Steve Horn

April 11, 2019

Russiagate is Not Watergate

By: Andrew Levine

April 5, 2019

Has Privatization Benefitted the Public?

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

April 2, 2019

Scandal-Plagued Baltimore Mayor Takes Leave of Absence

By: Brandon Soderberg

April 1, 2019

World Bank Financializing Development

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Anis Chowdhury

March 26, 2019

Bernie Is Not a Wind Sock

By: Norman Solomon

March 25, 2019

Why Not Impeach?

By: Andrew Levine

March 22, 2019

Will Militarizing Schools Make Them Safer?

By: Jaisal Noor

February 25, 2019

Reality Asserts Itself

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Climate and the Environment

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TRNN Documentary: Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science

Narrated by Danny Glover, A documentary special reveals how climate change science has been under systematic attack; the multi-million dollar campaign allowed a climate change denier to be elected president (a new version with updated content and music)

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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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