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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

TRNN on Trump

July 22, 2016
The failure of Obama/Clinton economic policies lends credibility to Trump’s acceptance speech at the RNC, as he evokes images of “lawless black men and murderous illegal immigrants” – Bill Curry and Yvette Carnell in conversation with Paul Jay

Protests Against Republican Party “War on Women”

July 22, 2016

Hours before Trump’s acceptance speech, direct action group CODEPINK danced in the street to call for an end to GOP anti-women rhetoric and policies

Talking Turkey, Kurds and ISIS at the RNC

July 22, 2016

The American-Kurdish Information Network is at the RNC educating Republicans as well as protesters on America’s problematic relationship with Turkey, and how a misguided diplomacy can help groups like ISIS

Mass Arrests Expected at Republican and Democratic Conventions

June 30, 2016

Activist and author Kris Hermes and ACLU’s Steve David discusses a recent victory against free speech restrictions on protests in Cleveland, and the long history of mass arrests and harassment against political speech

What Now for Ron Paul Libertarians?

August 27, 2012

Matt Welch: Ron Paul supporters sidelined at convention as differences with Romney foreign policy are profound