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Real News Roundtable: Maddow Response & Liberal Hawkishness on Russia, Iran

April 23, 2017

In part one of our roundtable, The Real News Network’s Paul Jay, Kim Brown, and Aaron Mate discuss the response to Mate’s critique of Rachel Maddow’s Russia coverage.

Temporary Truce in a Democratic Party Civil War: The Sanders & Perez Unity Tour

April 23, 2017

Bernie Sanders says fight the billionaire class and DNC Chair Tom Perez refuses to say it; the TRNN panel asks if/when Bernie should leave the party

The Russia-Maddow Show: MSNBC Host Puts Hawkish Conspiracies above Trump’s Policies

April 13, 2017

The Real News Network’s Aaron Mate discusses his new report for The Intercept that finds MSNBC host Rachel Maddow has recently covered the Russia-Trump issue more than all others combined. Mate argues that Maddow has pushed hawkish conspiracies that deflect attention from Trump’s actual policies and fuel a dangerous anti-Russia climate

Oil Industry Misleading Shareholders on Future Fossil Fuel Demand, Report Says

March 31, 2017

Greenpeace’s Charlie Kronick says companies are providing investors with flawed assessments about the development of green technologies and possibly of government intervention in climate change – Two-Part Interview

Real News Doesn’t Side with Russian or American Oligarchs

March 5, 2017

Kim Brown and Paul Jay discuss TRNN’s approach to covering Jeff Sessions and the Trump-Russia connection controversy

Rattling the Bars: Trump and Private Prison-Profiteering

February 28, 2017

The security and surveillance industries will be the main beneficiaries of the administration’s policies that target vulnerable populations, says professor Kim Wilson