Real News Daily Reports

Will the Afghan Peace Agreement be a Face-Saving Fig Leaf?

Will the Afghan Peace Agreement be a Face-Saving Fig Leaf?

July 19, 2019

Afghanistan is making progress for a peace agreement, but such an agreement will not necessarily mean an end to war or even assure the Afghan government’s survival, says Matthew Hoh

Trump Bans Asylum Seekers at the Border in Violation of National and International Law 

Trump Bans Asylum Seekers at the Border in Violation of National and International Law 

July 19, 2019

Litigator Angelo Guisado says Trump’s tactics are proto-fascist, and stopping asylum seekers in transit through other countries violates standing U.S. law and international treaties

Kamala Harris Goes After the Black Vote With a Homeownership Plan

Kamala Harris Goes After the Black Vote With a Homeownership Plan

July 19, 2019

Will Kamala Harris’ home ownership proposal address the persistent issue of the racial homeownership and wealth gap, or will her plan create more problems for the very people she aims to help?

Italy Prepares to Round Up Sinti and Roma

Italy Prepares to Round Up Sinti and Roma

July 19, 2019

Evoking memories of the Holocaust, when so-called “Gypsies” were targeted, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini uses his authority to call for demolition of settlements of Sinti and Roma minorities in Italy, and rounding up those who do not carry Italian identification papers for mass deportation

Mandela Would have Turned 101 – What Has Become of his Legacy?

July 18, 2019

South African scholar and activist Rasigan Maharajh describes South Africa as a microcosm of capitalism’s world crisis in a conversation that takes us from corruption to hope. We also discuss anti-apartheid activist and singer Johnny Clegg, who died on July 16th

Trump's Iran Treaty Withdrawal and Sanctions Based on Lies, but War Could Be a Reality

Trump’s Iran Treaty Withdrawal and Sanctions Based on Lies, but War Could Be a Reality

July 18, 2019

Khury Petersen-Smith outlines how Trump’s untruths and policies are making America the aggressor, not Iran, and how American media from the New York Times to Fox News are falling for his rhetoric

Jewish Activists of 'Never Again' Action Oppose Immigrant Detention Centers

Jewish Activists of ‘Never Again’ Action Oppose Immigrant Detention Centers

July 18, 2019

Molly Amster of Jews United for Justice explains why the concentration camp analogy is more than just rhetoric when it comes to Trump’s detention camps and policies

Why Is Homeownership Among Blacks Lower Than Ever?

Why Is Homeownership Among Blacks Lower Than Ever?

July 18, 2019

Segregation and housing discrimination are affecting Black homeownership today as much as in the days before the 1964 Civil Rights Act. What happened and how can this be reversed?

5 Years Later: No Indictments in Choking Death of Eric Garner

5 Years Later: No Indictments in Choking Death of Eric Garner

July 17, 2019

Attorney and activist Kamau Franklin says the decision not to bring civil or criminal charges against NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the murder of Eric Garner is an example of the criminal justice system working as intended

Trump's Racist Rhetoric is Deliberate - Will it Lead Us to Fascism? 

Trump’s Racist Rhetoric is Deliberate – Will It Lead Us to Fascism? 

July 17, 2019

Henry Giroux dissects how the potential path to fascism is laid bare in Trump’s rhetoric and policies. The voices of the four Congresswomen speak to another American future