Real News Daily Reports

A Chicago Alderman Introduced A Water Affordability Ordinance. Does Baltimore

December 10, 2017

Baltimore can get more revenue for new water infrastructure by charging what residents can afford to pay, says Mary Grant of Food and Water Watch

Bernie Sanders and Ben Jealous Hold Healthcare Rally in Baltimore

December 9, 2017

Senator Bernie Sanders joined Democratic Gubernatorial hopeful Ben Jealous to launch Jealous’ plan to make Maryland the first state with Medicare-for-All

Palestinians Resist Israel and its US Enabler

December 9, 2017

As the Israeli crackdown on protests in the Occupied Territories turns deadly, human rights attorney Noura Erakat says that Trump’s decision on Jerusalem is only the latest US attack on Palestinian self-determination

Coal, Lies and Renewable Energy, Australian Style

December 9, 2017

Is the new Tesla mega-battery for South Australia the game changer it’s made out to be? Tim Hollo, Executive Directer of The Green Institute, joins us from Canberra, Australia to separate fact from fiction in what he calls the ‘post-truth world’

Hariri’s Unresignation is Saudi’s Latest Failure

December 8, 2017

The unresignation of Saad Hariri shows that Saudi Arabia’s recent meddling in Lebanon has only strengthened its rival Iran, says professor and journalist Rami Khouri

DNC’s Unity Commission Further Dividing the Party

December 8, 2017

“You look at the big picture and you see that there’s a lot of money that keeps flowing to Clinton-aligned political consultants from the Democratic party, and the majority on this commission clearly does not want to shake up that game, much less end it,” says Norman Solomon, co-founder of RootsAction.org

Wildfires are Leveling LA Neighborhoods, Is There More to Come?

December 8, 2017

TRNN’s Climate Crisis Bureau speaks to leading experts to examine how climate change has contributed to the worst wildfire season ever recorded in California

Unlike US Embassy, Palestinians Will Not Be Moved

December 8, 2017

As protests erupt over the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Dr. Mustafa Barghouti says Trump and Netanyahu won’t succeed in displacing Palestinians from their homeland

Greece Emerges from Economic Crisis with Increased Inequality

December 8, 2017

Greece is “coming out of the crisis with a more polarized society, with an opened gap between the rich and the poor,” says economic scholar John Milios

Reporter’s Harassment Sparks a #MeToo Moment at WNYC

December 8, 2017

As Time names the women who publicly confronted sexual predators the magazine’s “Person of the Year,” we speak to journalist Suki Kim, who outed a longtime radio host at WNYC for targeting her and several of his female colleagues