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Outrage In Canada After Militarized RCMP Arrest 14 Wet'Suwet'en Land Defenders on Sovereign Indigenous Land

Outrage In Canada After Militarized RCMP Arrest 14 Wet’Suwet’en Land Defenders on Sovereign Indigenous Land

January 13, 2019

Solidarity protests erupt across Canada while Justin Trudeau faces hostile questions about indigenous rights in British Columbia  

$15 Minimum Wage: Job Killer or Path Out of Poverty?

$15 Minimum Wage: Job Killer or Path Out of Poverty?

January 11, 2019

Gov. Larry Hogan says a $15 minimum wage in Maryland could cost the state 100,000 jobs, but economists say raising low wages could benefit half a million workers

MOVIE REVIEW: VICE Underplays the “Evil” of Dick Cheney - Wilkerson and Jay Review the Movie (1/3)

VICE: Movie Review

January 11, 2019
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson joins TRNN’s Paul Jay to discuss the movie, “VICE”
Over 600 Groups Call for a Green New Deal

Over 600 Groups Call for a Green New Deal

January 10, 2019

Tom Goldtooth of Indigenous Environmental Network says that a Green New Deal must reject corporate takeover and center indigenous and frontline communities

China Leads the Way in Eradicating Extreme Poverty

China Leads the Way in Eradicating Extreme Poverty

January 10, 2019

Greatest contribution to global poverty reduction has come from China says Mark Weisbrot of the Center for Economic and Policy Research

Water Rate Hike Sparks Questions About Accountability

Water Rate Hike Sparks Questions About Accountability

January 10, 2019

Baltimore approves another 30% increase to water bills over the next three years despite demands for city—and corporate—accountability

When a Cop Pulled a Gun on an Unarmed Teen, This Mom Fought Back—and Won

When a Cop Pulled a Gun on an Unarmed Teen, This Mom Fought Back—and Won

January 10, 2019

After an off-duty police officer pulled a gun on her 16-year old son waiting for a bus without saying he was a cop, Erica Hamlett successfully battled the system to have the officer held accountable

Economic Update: What Elections Hide

Economic Update: What Elections Hide

Partner Content Provided By: Economic Update with Richard Wolff
January 10, 2019
Egyptian President’s Regrettable “60 Minutes”

Egyptian President’s Regrettable “60 Minutes”

January 10, 2019

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi was hoping to demonstrate that he was a reliable ally of United States and Israel in the Middle East and worthy of international recognition, but the 60 minutes interview took another turn says Professor Seif Da’na

Sen. Bob Graham: 9/11

January 10, 2019
Senator Bob Graham, former Co-Chair of the Joint Congressional Committee investigating 9/11, says there is evidence in the “28 redacted pages” that the FBI knew of Saudi Ambassador Bandar’s links to Al Qaida terrorists before the attacks  – a REPLAY of a 2016 interview by Paul Jay
Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

January 9, 2019

At the Sanders Institute Gathering, Bill McKibben says that a Green New Deal must address climate change, immigration, and unemployment, or we’re headed “if not to Hell, then to a place with a very similar temperature.”

Trump's State of Emergency? - with Paul Jay & Gerald Horne

Trump’s State of Emergency? – with Paul Jay & Gerald Horne

January 9, 2019

If Donald Trump follows through on his threat to declare a state of emergency, it puts the American state further into deep crisis – with historian Dr. Gerald Horn and host Paul Jay

Trump Foreign Policy Making Refugee Crisis Worse

Trump Foreign Policy Making Refugee Crisis Worse

January 9, 2019

Cesar Vargas of Dream Action Coalition and Helena Olea of Alianza Americas discuss Donald Trump’s address to the nation on the wall and border security – with Paul Jay

End Trump's Deportation Terror to Raise Wages

End Trump’s Deportation Terror to Raise Wages

January 9, 2019

Dr. Susan Pozo, the former president of The American Society of Hispanic Economists, responds to Trump’s accusation that illegal immigration lowers wages – with Paul Jay

What Donald Trump, Chuck Schumer, and Tony Soprano Have in Common

What Donald Trump, Chuck Schumer, and Tony Soprano Have in Common

January 9, 2019

Gerald Horne and Paul Jay discuss Donald Trump’s address to the nation on the wall and border security

The 9/11 Conspiracy: Did Bush/Cheney Create a Culture of Not Wanting toKnow? – Sen. Bob Graham on Reality Asserts Itself pt4

Reality Asserts Itself – Bob Graham

January 9, 2019
On RAI with Paul Jay, Senator Bob Graham says there was a pervasive pattern in police and intelligence agencies: “You don’t have everybody moving in the same direction without there being a head coach somewhere who was giving them instructions as to where he wants them to move”  – a REPLAY of a 2013 interview by…
Bernie Sanders Responds to Trump's Oval Office Address

Bernie Sanders Responds to Trump’s Oval Office Address

January 8, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) delivers a response to President Donald Trump’s address to the nation Tuesday night on the shutdown and the President’s demand for funding for a wall

Legislators Reintroduce Bill to Save People from Losing Homes Over Water Bills

Legislators Reintroduce Bill to Save People from Losing Homes Over Water Bills

January 8, 2019

Senator Mary Washington and Delegate Nick Mosby reintroduced the Water Taxpayer Protection Act to protect Baltimoreans from losing their homes and churches over high and inaccurate water bills

Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal Granted Right Of Appeal (DH 1/7 8:59pm)

Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal Granted Right Of Appeal

January 8, 2019

The world’s most renowned death-row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal has been granted the right of appeal after 30 years.  Eddie Conway, former Black Panther wrongfully convicted and Imprisoned for 44 years himself, now released, discusses Mumia’s case with Scholar Anthony Monteiro

Trump Admin. Backtracks on Promise to Withdraw Troops from Syria (DH 1/7 7:50pm)

Trump Admin. Backtracks on Promise to Withdraw Troops from Syria

January 7, 2019

While Trump claimed US troops will leave Syria in 30 days, his neoconservative national security adviser John Bolton suggested otherwise, imposing conditions for withdrawal. Journalist Patrick Cockburn says mainstream corporate media reporting has been misleading and “childish.”

Pro-Corbyn UK Labour Councillor on Hunger Strike to Protest British Role in Yemen War

Pro-Corbyn UK Labour Councillor on Hunger Strike to Protest British Role in Yemen War

January 7, 2019

Maya Evans, a Labour councillor in Hastings, Britain, is refusing food for two weeks in a hunger strike protest against the war on Yemen. She was inspired to enter politics after Jeremy Corbyn’s historic leadership victory

A NYT Investigation Examining the Killing of Medic Rouzan al-Najjar Concludes: “Possibly a War Crime” by IDF

A NYT Investigation Examining the Killing of Medic Rouzan al-Najjar Concludes: “Possibly a War Crime” by IDF

January 7, 2019

The Investigation by the NYT into the killing of  21-year-old paramedic Rouzan al-Najjar reveals:  “. . . the shooting by (IDF-Sniper) appears to have been reckless at best, and possibly a war crime,.. for which no one has yet been punished.”  We speak with James North of Mondoweiss

Greek Court Acquits 21 Environmental Defenders in Eldorado Gold Trial

Greek Court Acquits 21 Environmental Defenders in Eldorado Gold Trial

January 7, 2019

Maria Kadoglou of Mining Watch Greece says Greek prosecutors continue to pursue those who have resisted an open-pit gold mine in northern Greece