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Rising Rents Threaten Berlin's Diversity, Activists Demand Expropriation

Rising Rents Threaten Berlin’s Diversity, Activists Demand Expropriation

April 11, 2019

Germany is abuzz about a new movement to expropriate 240,000 apartments from large landowners in order to halt rapidly rising rents in Berlin

Berlin's Rental Revolution: Activists Push for Properties to be Nationalised

Berlin’s Rental Revolution: Activists Push for Properties to be Nationalised

April 7, 2019

Philip Oltermann / PortSide. Support is growing for a referendum on whether to ban large landlords from the German capital and turn their property into social housing stock. A sign in Karl-Marx-Allee protesting against the sale of apartments to Deutsche Wohnen., Agencja Fotograficzna Caro/Alamy When Berliners take to the streets on Saturday to protest against…

Elections in Germany

March 31, 2017
Despite the social democrats’ recent rise in polls, their lack of common ground with the Left Party makes unseating Merkel more difficult, says Victor Grossman in Berlin

RAI with Peter Kuznick and Gar Alperovitz

November 23, 2013
On this episode of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay challenges historian Peter Kuznick on JFK’s legacy in regards to the Vietnam War

Reality Asserts Itself - Peter Kuznick

November 23, 2013
On this episode of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay challenges historian Peter Kuznick on JFK’s legacy in regards to the Vietnam War

TRNN REPLAY: The 50TH Anniversary of the First US Offensive in Vietnam

November 22, 2013
On this episode of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay and historian Peter Kuznick discuss whether or not JFK intended to withdraw from Vietnam before his assassination

Reality Asserts Itself - Max Blumenthal

November 1, 2013
In the final episode of this Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Max Blumenthal responds to critics who say he has not dealt with the effect of terrorist attacks and anti-Jewish propaganda in the Arab world in strengthening racist and apartheid opinion in Israel

Fool Me Twice, Shame on US

August 29, 2013

Michael Ratner: Obama administration asserting the use chemical weapons by Assad feels like deja vu of the lead-up to the Iraq War

Manning Conviction Serious Blow To Govt Whistleblowers

July 31, 2013

Michael Ratner: Bradley Manning’s conviction demonstrates Obama administration’s ‘War on Whistleblowers’ in full effect

Judge in Bradley Manning Trial Refuses to Dismiss Most Serious Charges

July 18, 2013

Michael Ratner: Even though judge refused to grant defense motion to dismiss charges of aiding the enemy, Manning still could be found not guilty of that count.