Reality Asserts Itself

Reality Asserts Itself - Peter Kuznick

June 6, 2016
President Obama is defending the mythology that dropping atomic bombings on Hiroshima ended World War 2 and avoided a ground invasion by US troops, said award-winning historian Peter Kuznick. In a discussion with TRNN senior editor Paul Jay, Kuznick said Obama made this defense during his recent trip to Hiroshima. “Before he [Obama] went, he…

Reality Asserts Itself - The Occupation of the American Mind

May 23, 2016

Sanders and Class Struggle in the Democratic Party

May 18, 2016

On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Sanders’ supporters Bill Curry and Jonathan Tasini discuss the fight in Nevada and the significance of the battle between Sanders and Wasserman Schultz

The Revolution Is Being Televised

December 25, 2015
Paul Jay: The more you own, the more you are served and protected

What’s at Stake for Iran in Syria?

October 29, 2015

Prof. Cyrus Bina says during the Iran-Iraq war, Assad’s Syria was the only Arab state that supported Iran

A Progressive Pope or Greenwashing the Vatican?

September 24, 2015

Paul Jay asks Chris Hedges if the Pope’s rhetoric on climate change and capitalism is a positive force or a dangerous illusion

Reality Asserts Itself - Thomas Drake

August 7, 2015
TRNN Replay: On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Drake says that in the name of national security we are eating out the very heart of democracy; what will be left will be a garrison state

Reality Asserts Itself - Catarina Principe

July 24, 2015
On Reality Asserts Itself, Ms. Principe says that German workers, who have not yet felt the brunt of the crisis, are starting to realize that they must fight in solidarity with Greek workers.

Reality Asserts Itself - Chris Hedges

July 8, 2015
On Reality Asserts Itself, Chris Hedges and Paul Jay discuss the Bernie Sanders campaign and the role of violence in revolution

Reality Asserts Itself - Robert Scheer

July 5, 2015
On Reality Asserts Itself, Robert Scheer says you get drunk on the power of this culture and its military, its wealth, and you can become incredibly destructive. And we have been incredibly destructive.

Reality Asserts Itself - Salvatore Babones

June 26, 2015
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Babones, author of “Sixteen for ’16”, proposes Ten Ten Ten – everybody should get ten paid sick days, ten paid holidays, and ten paid vacation days as a bare minimum