General News

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies

September 18, 2020

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal in the U.S. Supreme Court since 1993, died on Friday at age 87.

The Devolution of America

September 15, 2020

Stir Crazy! Episode 88: Today we are joined by TRNN climate reporter Aman Azhar, TRNN managing editor Lisa Snowden-McCray, and climate and housing organizer Rachel Eve Stein. Hosted by Kim Brown.

Kevin Zeese speaks at event in 2013

Remembering Kevin Zeese: A fighter for peace and justice

September 15, 2020

Zeese was known for organizing around many human rights issues, centering opposition to U.S. imperialism abroad and mass incarceration at home.

Washington Mystics’ Myisha Hines-Allen, Ariel Atkins lead efforts in WNBA’s bubble

September 11, 2020

The team arrived to the court in white shirts with seven gunshot wounds painted on their backs. It was a stark reminder that just days prior Kenosha police officer Rusten Sheskey fired the same number of shots into Jacob Blake’s back

Smoke from climate change-fueled wildfires blocks out California sun

Smoke from climate change-fueled wildfires blocks out California sun

September 10, 2020

Gov. Gavin Newsom called the fires “climate-induced,” and said he had “no patience for climate-deniers,” but has approved dozens of new fracking permits this year.

5 Alarm Fascism: Trump’s Burning it All Down

September 8, 2020

Stir Crazy! Episode 86: Today we are joined by associate professor, Hussman School of Journalism & Media at UNC Chapel Hill Deb Aikat, Indigenous activist and writer Shawn Fleek, and TRNN reporter Steve Horn. Hosted by Kim Brown.

Indian Summer

September 4, 2020

Stir Crazy! Episode 85: Today we are joined by journalist, organizer, and founding executive director of Crushing Colonialism Jen Deerinwater, Miwok journalist and community organizer Desiree Kane, and journalist and community builder Johnnie Jae. Hosted by Kim Brown.

The pandemic is reshaping our sex lives. Is cybersex our future?

September 3, 2020

As school sex education programs have been cut back and replaced with an abstinence-only standard under the Trump-Pence administration, the LGBTQI community has picked up the slack developing curricula and resources to guide young adults into sex-positive and safe sex life choices.

Trump is Ready To Steal the Election

September 3, 2020

Stir Crazy! Episode 84: Today we are joined by TRNN visual producer Andrew Corkery. Hosted by Kim Brown.

Markey beats back Kennedy while Trump spins conspiracy theories about Black Lives Matter and Antifa

September 2, 2020

Progressives protect a key Senate seat despite a Pelosi-backed challenge as Trump visits Kenosha despite being asked to stay away one week after a teenage supporter shot dead two protestors