World War II

North Korea

August 9, 2017
TRNN examines the myth that using nuclear weapons on civilian populations was necessary to force Japan to surrender

Days of Revolt: The Ghetto

June 9, 2016
In Part I of this episode of Telesur’s Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges interviews Holocaust survivor Lola Mozes as she recounts her harrowing experience living in Nazi-occupied Poland

NATO Exercises Encircling Russia: U.S. Might be Sleepwalking into a Doomsday Scenario

June 9, 2016
On Monday, NATO launched its largest military exercise since the end of the Cold War. 31,000 troops are currently taking part in the training in Poland. European countries along the Russian border, including Poland and the Baltic states, want “reassurance” of the “commitment of the US to the NATO alliance.” But Richard Sakwa, professor at…

Reality Asserts Itself - Heiner Flassbeck

July 29, 2014
Mr. Flassbeck, former head of UNCTAD, says current economic policy is heading back to the 1930s, a race to the bottom, they have no solution at all, we will end up again in trade wars or other wars

Oligarchs, Fascists and the People’s Protest in Ukraine

March 28, 2014

Derek Monroe says the Ukrainian far-right, with the backing of local oligarchs, the US and the EU, hijacked popular protests against corruption

How Right-Wing Nationalism Rose to Influence in Ukraine (2/2)

March 13, 2014

Historian Per Anders Rudling traces the rise of Ukrainian right-wing party Svoboda from the nationalist myth-making of the post-Soviet diaspora in countries like Canada

How Right-Wing Nationalism Rose to Influence in Ukraine (1/2)

March 11, 2014

Historian Per Rudling discusses the influence of the Ukrainian right-wing nationalist party Svoboda and the historical roots of Ukrainian nationalism