Real News Daily Reports

A Semblance of Justice For Walter Scott

December 8, 2017

Former South Carolina Police Officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison

Undoing the New Deal: Truman's Cold War Buries Wallace and the Left

Undoing the New Deal

December 7, 2017
Replay of a TRNN interview from December 2016. Historian Peter Kuznick says Truman bought into the Republican’s post-WWII campaign against Russia and used the hysteria to purge the Democratic Party and defeat former VP Henry Wallace in the ’48 Presidential election; with host Paul Jay

Children’s Health Insurance Program Expire Under GOP Tax Bill

December 7, 2017

Children’s Health Insurance Program Expire Under GOP Tax Bill Nine million children will go without health insurance under the new GOP tax bill says Bill Black, white collar criminologist and former regulator

Trump’s ‘Criminal’ Jerusalem Move Could Backfire

December 7, 2017

By recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and moving the US embassy there, President Trump is catering to the US right-wing while risking a new revolt against his Middle East agenda, says journalist and scholar Rami Khouri

Is Saudi Arabia Destroying Yemen to Plunder It?

December 7, 2017

As Yemen enters a new era with the killing of longtime ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, professor and author Isa Blumi says financial motives help drive the Saudi-led war

Preemptive Strike on North Korea: Is Trump Wagging the Dog?

December 6, 2017

“If I were going to divert the American people’s attention away from my troubles with the FBI, with Russian oligarchs, and so forth, I’d pick a lesser target,” says Col. Larry Wilkerson. “That’s not to say that this administration is not stupid enough” to do it

Trump’s Jerusalem Embassy Move Was Long in the Works

December 6, 2017

President Trump will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the American embassy there. Ali Abunimah of the Electronic Intifada says years of US policy set the stage.

Brazil’s Corruption Scandal Ensnares Anti-Corruption Judge

December 6, 2017

New testimony in Brazil’s on-going corruption investigations lays bare Judge Sergio Moro’s conflict of interest and the possibility that he and his wife might have taken bribes for reducing sentences. Brian Mier of Brazil Wire reports

Mayor Chokwe Lumumba Wants to Make Jackson the Most Radical City on the Planet

December 6, 2017

Chowke Antar Lumumba, Jackson, Mississippi’s radical mayor, discusses his vision for a new society.

GOP Tax Bill: The Great American Heist

December 6, 2017

The ‘Insane and opaque’ Tax bill had no hearings, no independent experts, only lobbyists informed this bill. It will blow up the deficit and gut social programs, explains economist and white collar criminologist, Bill Black