Real News Daily Reports

Progressives Head To Congress After June 23 Primary

Progressives Head To Congress After June 23 Primary

June 25, 2020

Key races in Kentucky remain too close to call, but Jamaal Bowman and AOC have declared victory in New York.

Popularity of Bail Funds Continue Protests’ Momentum

Popularity of Bail Funds Continue Protests’ Momentum

June 24, 2020

Bail funds are helping protesters in cities across the country keep their momentum, even after facing arrest.

Say Her Name: On Average, Police Kill One Black Woman A Month

Say Her Name: On Average, Police Kill One Black Woman A Month

June 24, 2020

Historically, Black women like Fannie Lou Hamer, Atatiana Jefferson, Breonna Taylor, Korryn Gaines, and Eleanor Bumpers, who were killed or brutalized by police officers, receive less community outrage and media coverage than their male counterparts.

Netanyahu Ties Corruption Trial To West Bank Annexation Plans

June 22, 2020

Netanyahu says his trial is not about corruption, but about the fate of Israel and the Jewish people. He demands Palestinians give their consent to Israeli annexation, leading to anti-annexation demonstrations in Israel.

Why Disbanding Plainclothes Police Units Isn't Enough

Why Disbanding Plainclothes Police Units Isn’t Enough

June 19, 2020

There’s reason to be skeptical of the NYPD’s claim it disbanded its notorious plainclothes units, says Brandon Soderberg, author of the upcoming book I Got A Monster: The Rise and Fall of America’s Most Corrupt Police Squad.

Climate Crisis: Keystone XL Supreme, Cap and Trade Takes Hit and California Geoengineering

Climate Crisis: Keystone XL Supreme, Cap and Trade Takes Hit and California Geoengineering

June 19, 2020

The Trump administration tries to push Keystone XL to the US Supreme Court, California’s appellate court rules on cap and trade, and California’s governor backs away—but not really—from solar radiation geoengineering.

Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn't Empty Symbolism

Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn’t Empty Symbolism

June 18, 2020

The monuments represent more than just the people they honor. They symbolize the brutal legacy of white supremacy, racism, colonialism, and genocide we live with today.

Reimagining Public Safety In One Of America's Deadliest Cities

Reimagining Public Safety In One Of America’s Deadliest Cities

June 17, 2020

Mayoral Democratic primary winner Brandon Scott discusses calls to cut the Baltimore police budget to fund social programs, his approach to the drug war, and economic development in a city that’s long subsidized corporations at the expense of taxpayers.

Defund The Police Movement Gains Momentum As Police Killings Continue

Defund The Police Movement Gains Momentum As Police Killings Continue

June 16, 2020

Across the country, activists are demanding investments in social programs and education instead of militarized police.

Civil Rights Activist Annie Chambers Is Marching Again Against Police Brutality

Civil Rights Activist Annie Chambers Is Marching Again Against Police Brutality

June 16, 2020

Reverend Annie Chambers marched for civil rights throughout the 60s. Now she’s marching again with the movement demanding justice for George Floyd.