Reality Asserts Itself - Gabriel Byrne

Corporate Media Perpetuates Climate Science Denial – Gabriel Byrne on RAI (4/4)

December 27, 2017

On Reality Asserts Itself, Gabriel Byrne says that mutant capitalism seeks only profit and corporate media’s agenda avoids the climate crisis; Byrne says its up to us, no superhero will save us – with host Paul Jay

Clinton, Blair and Obama Destroyed the Idealism of Politics – Gabriel Byrne on RAI (3/4)

December 26, 2017

On Reality Asserts Itself, actor Gabriel Byrne says his journey as an Irish immigrant helped to radicalize him, as did his disillusionment with leaders who promised transformation and delivered conservatism with a “different tie” – with host Paul Jay

The Miners’ Strike Taught Me to Think Critically – Gabriel Byrne on RAI (2/4)

December 24, 2017

On Reality Asserts Itself, actor Gabriel Byrne says that in the 70’s, being Irish in London was like being a Muslim now; PM Thatcher’s campaign to crush the miners union in 1984 helped him understand how the media were anti-working class and anti-union – with host Paul Jay

From Priesthood to Actor to Activist: Gabriel Byrne on RAI (1/4)

December 22, 2017

On Reality Asserts Itself, actor and climate activist Gabriel Byrne speaks of growing up in a working class family that was religious, Irish nationalist and where joining a seminary made parents proud. He came to understand the injustice of the life working men like his father faced; with host Paul Jay