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The Making of "Untold History of the United States"

March 29, 2013
Watch part 2 on Tuesday

TRNN REPLAY: The 50TH Anniversary of the First US Offensive in Vietnam

March 29, 2013
Watch part 2 on Tuesday

Canadian Budget “Austerity on Autopilot”

March 26, 2013

Jim Stanford: In spite of data showing the Canadian economy is slowing down, the new Federal Budget pushes cuts and a balanced budget which will make recession worse – true under-utilization of labor is 12 percent

Documentary Exposes US Role in Iraq Sectarian Conflict

March 13, 2013

The full documentary can be viewed on the Guardian web site. James Steele: America’s mystery man in Iraq – video

The Life and Legacy of Hugo Chavez

March 5, 2013
Gregory Wilpert: Chavez led Venezuela to many accomplishments but leaves unsolved critical problems he hoped to address

Subsidized Corn Destroying Global Bio-Diversity

February 25, 2013

Part 3. James Boyce: Industrial agriculture threatening existence of small farmers growing corn in Mexico and Guatemala; potatoes in Peru and the Andes; rice in Bangladesh and Southeast Asia – farmers who maintain the reservoir for adaptation of crops to new insects, new pests, and climate change

Drug Wars

February 4, 2013
Peter Watt (author of Drug War Mexico): US policy and neo-liberal “reforms” helped create conditions for the growth of drug cartels and the impoverishment of millions

US Economy Contracts – More Cuts Will Mean Even Less Growth

January 31, 2013

John Weeks: The idea that smaller government leads to more private sector investment is a fairy tale

Putin Promotes Russia as Tax Haven – Gives Depardieu Citizenship to Flee French Income Tax

January 8, 2013

Aleksandr Buzgalin: Putin shows he is a right-wing neo-liberal politician as he promotes Russia as a paradise for the rich

No Accountability Yet for Toronto G20 Police Crimes

July 5, 2010

Paul Jay: Until police and their political masters are held responsible under the criminal code, it can all happen again