China the Target of Pentagon's Massive Military Budget - Horne and Jay

China the Target of Pentagon’s Massive Military Budget – Horne and Jay

March 20, 2019

Acting Secretary of Defense justifies the increase in military spending with three words: China, China, China – Historian Gerald Horne joins Paul Jay

Reality Asserts Itself - Peter Kuznick

Replay of a TRNN interview from June 2016. Peter Kuznick, co-author of The Untold History of the United States, spoke to Paul Jay about the...

Global Merchants of Death: US Increases Arms Sales by 29%

March 20, 2019
Global Merchants of Death: US Increases Arms Sales by 29%

The U.S. continues to dominate the worldwide arms market, selling far more than any other country in the world, to over 100 countries. Meanwhile, Saudi…

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Billions From Deutsche Bank Despite Trump’s Bankruptcies, Defaults, and Financial Malfeasance

March 20, 2019
Billions From Deutsche Bank: Despite Trump’s Bankruptcies, Defaults, and Financial Malfeasance

The latest developments about Trump’s relationship to Deutsche Bank could be the unraveling with Deutsche Bank and Trump facing a serious legal probe on bank…

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Puerto Rico’s Government Was Warned Climate Catastrophe Was Coming, But Didn’t Listen

March 20, 2019
Puerto Rico's Government Was Warned Climate Catastrophe Was Coming, But Didn't Listen

Environmental activist Juan Rosario says that, after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico must do more to transition to renewable energy

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Kamala Harris’ Record as Tough-On-Crime Prosecutor Far From Progressive – Documentary Report

March 19, 2019
Kamala Harris' Record as Tough-On-Crime Prosecutor Far From Progressive - Documentary Report

Democrat and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris says she supports a Sanders-style progressive agenda, but given her record as AG of California, can she be trusted…

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Admissions Scandal Exposes the Fraud of Meritocracy

March 19, 2019
Admissions Scandal Exposes the Fraud of Meritocracy

Bribery and corruption is the real problem in college admissions, not affirmative action, says historian Gerald Horne–With host Paul Jay

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Venezuela Tops CIA’s Agenda for Brazil’s President

March 18, 2019
Venezuela Tops CIA’s Agenda for Brazil’s President

On his first visit to the U.S., President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro eagerly receives his instructions from the CIA and Trump’s foreign policy team.  Alex…

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Canceling India's Preferential Trade Status with the US Would Backfire

Canceling India’s Preferential Trade Status with the US Would Backfire

Partner Content Provided By: Deutsche Welle
March 19, 2019

Washington says India has been the world’s largest beneficiary of preferential trade status. If trade benefits are abolished, the country will have to pay customs duties on products worth 5.6 billion US dollars that were previously duty-free, according to US data.

Brazilian Left's Free Lula Campaign Highlights Miscarriage of Justice

Brazilian Left’s Free Lula Campaign Highlights Miscarriage of Justice

March 19, 2019

Left forces met in Sao Paulo to relaunch the Free Lula campaign. Members of grassroots movements and political parties were there, saying that Workers Party leader Lula da Silva was unjustly imprisoned

Economic Update: Political Activism's Revival

Economic Update: Political Activism’s Revival

Partner Content Provided By: Economic Update with Richard Wolff
March 19, 2019

This week: Updates on International Women’s Day; the University of CA making all research free; NY’s Gov. Cuomo begging and bribing Amazon again; how the U.S. is denouncing UK protectionism; why and how Spain is voted the #1 healthiest country VS the U.S; how Trump and the GOP raised taxes and cut refunds so many…

Capitalism and Militarized Policing: A Perfect Match

Militarized Policing and Corruption: A Perfect Match

March 19, 2019

A recent string of police scandals reveals how heavy-handed policing and monetized misery work in tandem to exacerbate the country’s entrenched social ills

The Attack on Ilhan Omar and Pelosi’s Unconditional Support for Israel

The Attack on Ilhan Omar and Pelosi’s Unconditional Support for Israel

March 18, 2019

Nancy Pelosi pledged support for Israel “even if the Capitol crumbles,” as major Democratic Party funder and pro-Israel advocate Haim Saban looked on – our panel discusses anti-Semitism, Israel and the Democratic Party with Jacqueline Luqman, Jeff Cohen and host Paul Jay

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