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Obama Admits Bipartisan Capitalist 'Washington Consensus' Fueled Far-Right & Multiplied Inequality

Obama Admits Bipartisan Capitalist ‘Washington Consensus’ Fueled Far-Right & Multiplied Inequality

December 21, 2018

Former US President Barack Obama admitted that the neoliberal capitalist policies he and his predecessors supported fostered the rise of the far-right and grossly exacerbated inequality

IRAN: US Regime Change Project is Immoral and Illegal

July 24, 2018

By David William Pear , July 23, 2018   Photo: George W. Bush. A symbol of America’s contempt for international law. [Photo from the sleuthjournal.com]   “We’re going to take out seven countries in five years, starting with Iraq, and then Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and, finishing off, Iran.” (US General Wesley Clark, former…

Sessions Faces Russia Questions, But Are Democrats Next?

October 18, 2017

In a Senate hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions was grilled yet again on Russia and other issues. Meanwhile, a new Russia-tied investigation has emerged, but this time it involves the Obama administration

‘Unprecedented’ California Wildfires: 21 Dead, More than 500 Missing

October 11, 2017

Despite studies linking increasing wildfires to climate change, the Trump administration scrapped an important Obama-era climate regulation this week–just as deadly wildfires spread across Northern California

Trump’s EPA to Roll Back Obama’s Clean Power Plan

October 9, 2017

EPA head Scott Pruitt’s decision has been called a handout to profit-driven polluters that sacrifices the future of the planet

Does the US Deserve President Donald Trump?

October 9, 2017

In this live interview, Danny Katch, author of ‘Why Bad Governments Happen to Good People,’ discusses how direct action impacts politics, from immigrant rights demonstrations to the NFL players’ protests

Federal Court Nixes Environmental Law Trump Actually Supports

August 11, 2017

William Snape III, of The Center for Biological Diversity, discusses US Court of Appeals overturning of EPA ban on hydrofluorocarbons, which are thousands of times more powerful greenhouse gases than carbon dioxide

Trump’s Climate Order Protects Fossil Fuel’s Bottom Line

March 29, 2017

The rollback of Obama-era provisions including the moratorium leasing public lands for coal won’t bring back jobs due to the strong market advantage held by cheaper fuels like natural gas, says Oil Change International’s Janet Redman

A Day Without Immigrants: Thousands Hold Boycotts and Demonstrations Against Trump

February 16, 2017

We bring you the voices of some of the thousands who are refusing to work, go to school, and shop and instead are rallying against raids and deportations carried out by the Trump administration

Obama Dismantles Post-9/11 Muslim Surveillance Program Before Trump Takes Office

December 22, 2016

TRNN speaks to the ACLU and grassroots advocates who hailed President Obama’s move against the NSEERS program, which they long criticized as ineffective and discriminatory