artists

How Will the Mayor’s ‘Safe Art Space’ Task Force Affect Baltimore’s Black Artists?

January 15, 2018

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh’s task force, formed last December, hopes to revive an old Black arts and entertainment district

Reality Asserts Itself - James Early

November 20, 2013
TRNN Replay: On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, James Early who has visited Cuba more than thirty times says what’s needed is more citizen participation and less centralization but Cuba is not headed towards the Chinese capitalist model

TRNN on the Occupy Wall Street Movement

September 13, 2013
Two years later, author & journalist Nathan Schneider takes a look at concrete victories and missteps of the Occupy movement

Israeli Authorities Clamp Down on Theaters

July 7, 2013

Three theaters, two Palestinian and one Israeli, were targeted. One was physically attacked, one closed by administrative order, and the third threatened by the municipality

Violent eviction of Gezi Park gives rise to “standing protesters”

June 20, 2013

Night of “shocking violence” in Turkey’s major cities results in wave of silent demonstrations

Americans Living in Poverty

June 3, 2013
Paul Buchheit PT2: Poor Americans are angry but so far don’t think there is much they can do about their situation except find some individual solution

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

February 21, 2013
Disabled people in Gaza fight for their rights, proving they are producers not consumers amid ignorance from the local authorities

Tahrir Artists

January 4, 2012
Since massive protests erupted throughout Egypt last January, Egyptians from all walks of life have taken the streets to demand the end of military rule. They included artists, actors, singers and musicians who joined with their fellow revolutionaries in street battles with police, soldiers and thugs. Last February, when they managed to seize control of…