TRNN on Trump

Trump’s Hypocrisy on NAFTA

October 2, 2016

Tim Wise and Paul Jay discuss how Trump’s call for import taxes would lead to trade wars and that his commitment to high profits is at odds with his plans to keep jobs in the US

Foreign Policy Analyst: Trump Doesn’t Flip Flop, He Plays Roulette

August 16, 2016

Robert Naiman says real foreign policy would call out Saudi Arabia for its role in the rise of ISIS and the devastating war on Yemen

Trump Adopts Reaganomics

August 9, 2016

Economist Robert Pollin and journalist Doug Henwood discuss the return to classical republican economics outlined by Trump

Trump’s Neo-Fascism Appeals to Victims of Obama/Clinton Economics

July 22, 2016

The failure of Obama/Clinton economic policies lends credibility to Trump’s acceptance speech at the RNC, as he evokes images of “lawless black men and murderous illegal immigrants” – Bill Curry and Yvette Carnell in conversation with Paul Jay

The Bought-and-Paid-For Climate Denialism of Mike Pence

July 22, 2016

Janet Redman of the Institute for Policy Studies says Trump’s VP willingness to fight regulation of emissions and accept millions in campaign contributions from the fossil fuel industry puts him squarely at odds with the interests of the American public

Trump and the Fascistization of America (1/2)

July 19, 2016

Scholar Henry Giroux tells Paul Jay that Donald Trump is not an eccentric populist, but the representative of a neofascist politics that ignores evidence, believes truth is merely an opinion, and says dissent is unpatriotic

Donald Trump and Liberal Media: The Joke’s On You

July 28, 2015

TRNN Top Stories of 2015: Celebrity candidates and the liberal media have created a clown show that viewers can laugh at, but it’s at your expense.