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Glen Ford: Black Politics in America Right Now

February 24, 2020

A fiery takedown of mainstream Black politics! Filmed at the United National Anti-War Coalition in NYC on Feb. 22.

X: Malcolm’s Final Years

February 24, 2020

55 years after Malcolm X’s death, TRNN revisits this documentary, including interviews with Angela Davis and Danny Glover. (Executive Producer Paul Jay, co-production with Telesur and support from the Bertha Foundation)

Anti-Defamation League Report on White Supremacy Ignores Trump’s Role in Racism

February 24, 2020

The new ADL report highlights a 120% increase in white supremacist incidents in 2019 over the last year, but ignores the roots of this rise and doesn’t tackle racism.

Joe Biden Was Instrumental in Launching the Iraq War

February 21, 2020

A new documentary detailing Joe Biden’s pivotal role in launching the Iraq War exposes just how far he’s trying to distance himself from his war vote. We speak to the film’s director, Mark Weisbrot.   Documentary: WORTH THE PRICE? Joe Biden and the Launch of the Iraq War

Police Arrest Man for Holding a Sign, But That Was Just the Beginning

February 21, 2020

The arrest of an auditor for holding a sign was just the first in a series of questionable charges that raise fundamental questions about the true imperative of American policing.

Mayoral Transportation Forum

February 21, 2020

Voting local is the single most important thing you can do to make Baltimore a more livable city. Join us to hear from Mayoral candidates about their visions for Baltimore’s transportation future. This forum is hosted by Bikemore in Action 501(c)(4), and developed in partnership with The Real News Network, Central Maryland Transportation Alliance, Baltimore…

Trump’s New Rule Favors Pollution Over US Waterways

February 20, 2020

Trump’s years of dogged attacks on the Clean Water Rule have finally succeeded, and big ag and fossil fuel industries are rejoicing.

Ilhan Omar’s ‘Pathway to Peace’ Would Revolutionize US Foreign Policy

February 20, 2020

The seven bills would steer US foreign policy towards international norms and remove support for human rights violators. While the chances are slim that these bills will pass, they outline a progressive foreign policy.

Canada Sees a ‘Watershed Moment’ in the Struggle for Indigenous Rights

February 19, 2020

Indigenous lawyer Pamela Palmater says ongoing solidarity protests show Canadians grasp more than ever how their government is violating indigenous rights.

The Neoliberal ‘New’ Deal: The Rich Drink for Free While the Poor Pay More

February 19, 2020

A water billing scandal in one of the country’s poorest cities reveals an overarching truism: Neoliberalism is a conduit for rampant inequality.