presidential election

Brazil Faces a Momentous Choice

Brazil Faces a Momentous Choice

October 5, 2018

This coming Sunday Brazilians will choose a new president. The two front-runners, likely to make it to the run-off, are the far-right Jair Bolsonaro and the center-left Fernando Haddad. CEPR’s Mark Weisbrot analyzes how Brazil got to this point

West’s Anti-Russian Fervor Will Help Putin Win Election On Sunday

March 18, 2018

As Russia heads into a presidential election on Sunday, Vladimir Putin’s popularity soars with every accusation and sanction Western countries hurl against him, says Prof. Alexander Buzgalin

The Laura Flanders Show

October 29, 2016
Laura Flanders interviews former presidential candidate Ralph Nader to discuss what really constitutes “people power” when it comes to the 2016 election

Second Presidential Debate A Missed Opportunity to Discuss the Need for Feminism

October 11, 2016

Liza Featherstone says that neither candidate put Trump’s remarks on sexual assault in the context of prevalent gendered violence and inequality

David Cay Johnston: Trump Has Engaged in Lifelong Illegal Conduct

October 3, 2016

The investigative and Pulitzer prize-winning journalist takes a deeper look into the activities of the Donald J. Trump Foundation and the Clinton Foundation

Trump’s Rejection of Birtherism An Attempt to Appeal to Uncomfortable White Middle Class Voters

September 17, 2016

Historian Gerald Horne explains the history of ‘birtherism’ and the ongoing ‘mainstreaming’ of Donald Trump

This Political Scientist Says You Should Vote for the ‘Lying Neoliberal Warmonger’

August 29, 2016

Adolph Reed Jr.: The left needs to understand that voting should not be a site for profound political expression, but needs to be used now for keeping out Trump

Chuck D and B-Real Are Making America Rage Again

August 29, 2016

TRNN Producer Kim Brown speaks with the members of the recently formed political music group Prophets of Rage

Venezuela Coverage and Analysis

February 23, 2014
Find all of our Venezuela stories here, from the current crisis to the early days of The Real News Network