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Where is the Outrage Over British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Book, ’72 Virgins’?

December 24, 2019

Marc Steiner and Moshe Machover discuss why the lack of outrage over Johnson’s book is so concerning.

NAARPR Relaunch Renews National Fight Against Police Repression

December 24, 2019

As we enter a new phase of racist and political repression in the US with the convergence of a myriad of political and social issues, how are we planning to fight against this? Jacqueline Luqman talks with  Frank Chapman about the relaunch of the National Alliance Against Racist & Political Repression.

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December 23, 2019

Our no-corporate no-government funding model holds us accountable only to you the viewer. Please donate today and help us reach our $200,000 goal!

The Last Democratic Debate And The Future Of The Democratic Party

December 23, 2019

Last week’s debate didn’t connect with viewers or mobilize the base.

Egypt Bans Journalist Daoud Kuttab from a Transparency Conference

December 23, 2019

Journalist Daoud Kuttab was barred from entering Egypt without being given a reason. His banning indicates the growing paranoia of the Egyptian regime in the face of mounting international criticism.

Democrats Invoke Russiagate to Advance Bill Lobbied for by Big Oil

December 20, 2019

Two bills that would allow the United States to expand its fossil fuel infrastructure in the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) countries have advanced to the the Senate—and Democrats backing them have invoked “Russiagate” to push them through. 

Debate: Is Impeachment the Best Way to Get Rid of Trump

December 20, 2019

Jacobin Magazine hosted articles on either side, Real News now hosts their debate. Does Impeachment make any sense? Yes or No?

11 Pro Impeachment Activists Arrested at McConnell’s Office

December 20, 2019

By The People is a grassroots group that has been pushing for impeachment for a long time. Instead of taking a pause to celebrate victory, they showed up at Senator McConnell’s office to demand that the Senate take the charges against Trump seriously. Watch Marc Steiner interview By The People volunteer Adiel Pollydore about the…

The Tohono O‘Odham Nation’s Fight for Sacred Lands

December 20, 2019

The U.S. government wants to put a border wall through land that belongs to the Tohono O‘Odham Nation. Oscar Leon reports.

How to Save the World from Financialization

December 20, 2019

Labour Party advisor and author Grace Blakeley discusses her just released book, Stolen: How to Save the world from Financialization.

Uncompromising Journalism

December 20, 2019

We need your support to continue producing news that is truly independent and beholden only to our viewers and the truth.

Exclusive: Did A Sheriff intentionally Hit This Motorcyclist?  

December 19, 2019

PAR investigates a collision that lead to serious injuries for a motorcyclist on Maryland’s lower Eastern Shore, and examines both the evidence what police aren’t saying about the incident that almost killed a man.

Across America Thousands March To Support Trump’s Impeachment

December 19, 2019

People turned out in over 600 communities all over the United States calling for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. David Siever of MoveOn talks about what this means and what happens next.

Chileans Demand New Constitution as Protests Continue

December 19, 2019

For two months, Chileans have been protesting all over the country on a daily basis.

Democratic Donor Gets Natural Gas “Bomb Train” Permit from Trump Admin

December 18, 2019

Earlier this month, the Trump Administration issued Energy Transport Solutions a special permit to ship up to 100 shipments per day of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by rail from Pennsylvania to New Jersey, the first interstate permit of its type. 

Protests Paralyze India After Racist Anti-Muslim Law Passed

December 18, 2019

Modi’s government using brutal violence against students and workers to stop demonstrations. Professor Sumit Ganguly examines the legal, moral and political significance anti-Muslim laws and the growing movement to oppose Hindu nationalism.

Melting Greenland Could Displace 400M People; UN Climate Deal Does Little to Help

December 17, 2019

A new study says that Greenland is melting at a pace far faster than previously estimated and could displace 400 million people due to global sea-level rise.

Trump’s Executive Order on Anti-Semitism Attacks Free Speech, Palestinians, and Jews

December 16, 2019

Dima Khalidi discusses the legal and civil society ramifications of President Trump’s executive order adopting the controversial IHRA working definition on antisemitism, defining Judaism as a race or nationality, which would threaten free speech on US campuses and sow divisions among US Jews, and criminalize the BDS movement.

Argentines Celebrate Inauguration of New Center-Left Government

December 16, 2019

As President Alberto Fernandez and VP Cristina Fernandez take over in Argentina, expectations are high that the new government will reverse the neoliberal policies of the previous government and emphasize progressive social policies.

Laura Flanders Show: The History of Abolition and Rebellion

December 16, 2019

In this episode, author and Cambridge professor Priyamvada Gopal discusses her latest book, Insurgent Empire, which examines the history of abolition and rebellion under colonial rule to demonstrate how these resistance movements served as active participants in their own liberation, while reshaping ideas around freedom and self-determination during the expansion of capitalism and empire. Liberty…

Cop Charged with Making Multiple False Arrests

December 14, 2019

Baltimore Police Sgt Ethan Newberg is facing 32 counts of false imprisonment and assault for using illegal arrests to intimidate the community, prosecutors allege.

188 Democrats Vote for Trump’s Bloated Defense Budget

December 13, 2019

41 Democrats, 6 Republicans, and 1 Independent stood against a record  $738 billion for defense, which gives Trump his space force and the right to launch more wars.

All Is Not Lost for Labour

December 13, 2019

British activist Tariq Ali argues that Labour’s strategy was deeply flawed, but turmoil will follow Boris Johnson despite the large Conservative victory.

COP25 Was Moved to Spain to Conceal Chilean Government’s Human Rights Violations

December 13, 2019

The concept of “loss and damage” and carbon markets are a sticking point at the UN’s climate summit, and protests are continuing in Chile, the original site of the talks. Oxfam’s Nafkote Dabi and Gary Hughes of Biofuelwatch discuss the realities of COP25.

Eddie Conway Tells It Like It Is

December 13, 2019

Please donate and help Eddie–Real News Executive Producer and former Black Panther–continue to expose issues relating to the prison-industrial complex.