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Ukrainian Fascist Leader Speaks in US Congress, While Nazis Launch Racist Attacks

July 6, 2018

Journalist Max Blumenthal asked why a fascist leader was welcomed in the US Senate building. He discusses Andriy Parubiy, the founder of two neo-Nazi organizations and the chair of Ukraine’s parliament, and the violent white supremacist movement against Russia

Israel Is Arming Ukraine’s Blatantly Neo-Nazi Militia the Azov Battalion

July 6, 2018

A shocking new report in the Electronic Intifada reveals that Ukrainian neo-Nazis are using Israeli weapons to fight Russia. Journalist Max Blumenthal discusses the SS-wearing Azov Battalion, a neo-Nazi militia that uses Hitlerian symbols and is embedded in the National Guard of Ukraine, which also receives support from the US and Canada

GOP Tax Plan Would Scrap ‘Individual Mandate’ and Raise Premiums

November 16, 2017

Senate Republicans’ tax reform proposal and their plans to repeal the individual mandate are the “same sort of cynicism,” says economist Dean Baker

United States of Amnesia and the Economics of the RNC

July 22, 2016

Former financial regulator Bill Black responds to House Speaker Paul Ryan’s speech, and says the RNC chairperson has created a false image about the reality of unemployment, interest rates, and inflation under the Obama presidency

GOP Austerity Enriches Billionaires at Workers’ Expense

May 1, 2013

Jeff Faux: Consumers are between 65 and 70 percent of the economy and they are most affected by the recession. Business is not spending, because consumers aren’t spending – cuts to government budgets won’t change this basic fact

Democrat’s Vision for Economy is GOP-Lite

May 1, 2013

Jeff Faux: Obama attitude towards debt and austerity policies accepts the same underlying assumptions as the Republicans

Who Benefits from Austerity?

April 17, 2013
New study refutes Reinhart and Rogoff analysis that underpins austerity policy around the world; shows no relation between debt and lack of growth

Why Are People with Health Insurance Going Bankrupt?

March 29, 2013

Dr. Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese: Obama care will not put an end to medical bankruptcies – 80% of people going bankrupt due to healthcare costs had insurance

Does Floating Hagel Balloon Show Obama's Posture Towards Iran?

October 24, 2012
Phyllis Bennis: Both parties represent big capital and corporations, but Romney will be even more aggressive against working people

Should Progressives Vote for Obama?

October 24, 2012
Phyllis Bennis: Both parties represent big capital and corporations, but Romney will be even more aggressive against working people

2012 US Elections

October 12, 2012
The moderator didn’t question the right of US to project global power; no discussion about the cause of the crash or the the power of the big banks