Real News Daily Reports

Will The Baltimore Orioles Step Up To The Plate For Their Concession Workers?

March 27, 2020

700 people who serve beer, hot dogs, and more at baseball games in Baltimore don’t yet know if they will be compensated for games canceled because of COVID-19.

Yesterday’s Man: Biden’s Neoliberal Economic, Foreign Policy Record

March 26, 2020

Branko Marcetic discusses Joe Biden’s neoliberal economic policy and his neoconservative foreign policy record, as covered in his book, “Yesterday’s Man: The Case Against Joe Biden.”

Sanitation Workers Strike Over Lack Of Protection From Coronavirus

March 26, 2020

Pittsburgh sanitation workers were sent home with pay after they refused to pick up trash due to unsafe working conditions.

Palestine Is Occupied, Segregated, And About To Face COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Israel’s military control of Gaza and the West Bank has only grown more brutal during the pandemic. Workers are held in quarantine, prisoners have been infected, and Israel is withholding money that could be used to help contain the outbreak.

Coronavirus Is The Shock, Dictatorship Is The Doctrine

March 25, 2020

Nowhere has the coronavirus pandemic been used more cynically to shut down political debate and the right to protest than in Israel. The Israeli government’s state of emergency goes even further than Naomi Klein’s darkest predictions.

Nurses Protest Lack Of Personal Protective Equipment In COVID-19 Pandemic

March 25, 2020

“If I get sick and I spread it to [my patients], they’re all gonna die,” warned one nurse.

Teach For America: Fueling Educational Gaps In California

March 25, 2020

Student success is tied to teacher expertise, yet TFA only trains its members for five weeks before placing them in schools. One lawmaker says these programs need to be banned from classrooms if California wants to close its education gap.

Yesterday’s Man: Biden’s Sorry Record On Civil Rights

March 25, 2020

Branko Marcetic’s book “Yesterday’s Man: The Case Against Joe Biden” discusses Joe Biden’s civil rights and environmental record.

Will Maryland Join Other States In Releasing Prisoners Due To COVID-19?

March 25, 2020

Gov. Larry Hogan has earned praise for his response to COVID-19. But Maryland leads the nation in jailing young Black men, and advocates say he’s failing to protect Maryland’s prison population.

Wall Street Before Main Street: COVID-19 Relief Plans Will Hurt Workers

March 24, 2020

What relief will American workers get after the government poured $2.2 trillion into banks and businesses? Economist Dr. Jack Rasmus explains why the bailout for workers needs to be as big as the bailout for banks.