activism

Baltimore Ceasefire Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

August 8, 2018

Eze Jackson recaps one year of quarterly 72-hour ceasefires called by Baltimore residents to address the city’s murder rate

Baltimore Organizers Say Climate Justice Is Also Health, Housing, and Transit Justice

August 6, 2018

The Baltimore People’s Climate Movement says that climate isn’t just an issue for our natural world; it also impacts our infrastructure and most vulnerable communities

Musician Serj Tankian: 'I've Always Been an Activist at Heart'

Serj Tankian

May 23, 2018
Musician and activist Serj Tankian continues his discussion with TRNN’s Ben Norton, explaining how “rock music is the perfect form” to “push back against injustice.” “I’ve always been a political person,” Tankian says, “so for me music has always been an extension of that.”
acTVism Exclusive: Glenn Greenwald, Jill Stein & Abby Martin

acTVism Exclusive: Glenn Greenwald, Jill Stein & Abby Martin

May 14, 2018

On May 6, 2018, acTVism organized an event at Muffatwerk in Munich with Glenn Greenwald, Jill Stein & Abby Martin under the title “Freedom & Democracy: Global Issues in Context 2.0″

The Marc Steiner Show: Baltimore 1968, Baltimore 2018

April 27, 2018

Marc talks with TRNN Executive Producer and former political prisoner Eddie Conway and Baltimore activist Durre Smith about how Baltimore’s movements and conditions have changed since the city’s unrest 50 years ago

Activists Who Protested UK’s Biggest Arms Fair Found Guilty

January 13, 2018

Andrew Smith of the Campaign Against Arms Trade talks about the verdicts, the reasons for protesting arms fairs, and the impact of activism

J20

November 20, 2017
Executive Producer Eddie Conway speaks with Industrial Workers of the World organizers about the current status of their court case dealing with protests at Trump’s inauguration

Low-Wage Workers Demand Better Wages and Working Conditions

October 14, 2017

The ‘National Workers Conference to Organize the Fightback’ met in Chicago Oct. 6-8, to share experiences and to launch a new solidarity network

Does the US Deserve President Donald Trump?

October 9, 2017

In this live interview, Danny Katch, author of ‘Why Bad Governments Happen to Good People,’ discusses how direct action impacts politics, from immigrant rights demonstrations to the NFL players’ protests

The Real Baltimore

August 23, 2017
New York rappers Rebel Diaz and Ferguson rapper Tef Poe perform in Gilmor Homes, the epicenter of the Baltimore Uprising, to promote a culture of solidarity