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Turkey’s financial crisis raises questions about China’s debt-driven development model

August 19, 2018

By James M. Dorsey Financial injections by Qatar and possibly China may resolve Turkey’s immediate economic crisis, aggravated by a politics-driven trade war with the United States, but are unlikely to resolve the country’s structural problems, fuelled by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s counterintuitive interest rate theories. The latest crisis in Turkey’s boom-bust economy raises questions…

Laotian Victim of Sex Tourism Awarded Almost $1 Million in US Court

May 20, 2017

In an unprecedented judgement, a woman raped as a teen by an American visiting Laos, was awarded $950,000 by a federal jury. Her lawyers, Linda Miller and Patrick Arenz, spoke with TRNN about this groundbreaking outcome

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

Former Gov’t Officials Say Foreign Policy Making US Less Safe

June 23, 2013

Fred Branfman: Excesses of Executive Branch Eroding Democratic Institutions