drug war

After a Murder, A Community Seeks Answers

August 9, 2018

20 year old Rashard Queen was killed in Baltimore’s Ednor Gardens neighborhood last month, prompting community members to seek answers to the city’s murder epidemic

Duterte’s Bloody War on Philippines’ Leftists

March 21, 2018

Increasingly authoritarian President Rodrigo Duterte is planning to classify hundreds of leftists as terrorists as he cracks down on the country’s powerful communist movement. We speak to Cristina Palabay, the secretary general of KARAPATAN, and Teddy Casinos, a former congressman and representative of the Bayan Muna party

Feds Defend Drug War Despite Massive Drug-Fueled Police Corruption Scandal

February 26, 2018

In a TRNN virtual debate, Ret. Major Neill Franklin responds to Acting U.S. Attorney for Maryland Stephen M. Schenning’s defense of the drug war

Two Cops Found Guilty In Massive Police Corruption Scandal

February 13, 2018

Former Baltimore Police Commander Neill Franklin says the corruption exposed by the federal Gun Trace Task Force Trial is unavoidable consequence of America’s failed ‘War on Drugs’

Former Police Commander: Poverty, Drug War Root Cause of Police Corruption Scandal

February 8, 2018

Neill Franklin, of Law Enforcement Action Partnership, dissects the revelations of the Gun Trace Task Force Trial and what it means for the future of policing

Unmasking the Horror of Duterte

September 5, 2017

Executive Producer Eddie Conway speaks with Nerissa Balce, professor of Asian and Asian American Studies at SUNY Stonybrook in Long Island, examining the extra-judicial killings in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte

War on Drugs

July 19, 2017
While charges were dropped against the suspect, former Baltimore cops say the case should highlight the need to end prohibition

More Black Cops Are Saying Community Control of the Police is the Answer

July 1, 2017

TRNN talks to Black law enforcement including a Baltimore police chief as well as local leaders over the growing calls for communities to govern the police that serves them

The Black Freedom Struggle of the 21st Century

September 1, 2014
TRNN in-studio audience members discuss the war on drugs, independent black institutions, and grassroots organizing