Reality Asserts Itself

Sexuality and the End of the Catholic Church - RAI with Matthew Fox (6/8)

Reality Asserts Itself - Matthew Fox

June 13, 2019
The refusal of the Church to purge abusers and pedophiles from the clergy and accept human sexuality as a blessing, is leading to the end of the Church as we know it, says Matthew Fox on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
If I Had a Rocket Launcher: RAI with Bruce Cockburn (1/9)

Reality Asserts Itself - Bruce Cockburn

May 28, 2019
Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn speaks with host Paul Jay about his memoir Rumors of Glory, and how growing up in Cold War-era Canada affected his understanding of community
Without Medicare for All, the Healthcare System Will Collapse - Wendell Potter RAI (7/7)

Reality Asserts Itself - Wendell Potter

May 22, 2019
The healthcare system is unsustainable; without a Medicare for All system, only the wealthiest will be able to afford decent care – Wendell Potter on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
Why I’m Pro-Detente with Russia - RAI with Stephen Cohen (5/5)

Reality Asserts Itself - Stephen Cohen

May 6, 2019
I realized it wasn’t the Soviet Union that was the great danger, it was the potential of nuclear war, and it’s still the case today – says Stephen Cohen on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
Homicide and Baltimore’s Black Butterfly - RAI with Eddie Conway (12/12)

Reality Asserts Itself - Eddie Conway

March 26, 2019
Murders take place in Baltimore at a rate that compares with New York, thirteen times the size; Eddie Conway says deep poverty, unemployment, and brutal policing are contributing factors to the murder epidemic – on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
The 9/11 Conspiracy: Did Bush/Cheney Create a Culture of Not Wanting toKnow? – Sen. Bob Graham on Reality Asserts Itself pt4

Reality Asserts Itself – Bob Graham

January 9, 2019
On RAI with Paul Jay, Senator Bob Graham says there was a pervasive pattern in police and intelligence agencies: “You don’t have everybody moving in the same direction without there being a head coach somewhere who was giving them instructions as to where he wants them to move”  – a REPLAY of a 2013 interview by…

Reality Asserts Itself - Lester Earnest

January 4, 2019
Profit and deception drove cold-war militarization, says Lester Earnest, founder of the Artificial Intelligence Lab at Stanford; Earnest says the anti-nuclear bomber SAGE radar system never worked and carried on for 25 years - Lester Earnest on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay