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Oliver Stone: American 'War State' Has 'the Worst Media in the World'

Oliver Stone: American ‘War State’ Has ‘the Worst Media in the World’

December 16, 2018

Oscar winner Oliver Stone says even he has difficulty producing films these days, because the US corporate media silences anti-war voices, and “We’ve really gone to the right in America.”

Oliver Stone Remembers Anti-Imperialist Journalist William Blum, Chronicler of CIA Crimes

Oliver Stone Remembers Anti-Imperialist Journalist William Blum, Chronicler of CIA Crimes

December 14, 2018

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone speaks about the life and legacy of dissident journalist and historian William Blum, who documented US war crimes and CIA interventions across the planet

Black Women are the Most Rapidly Growing Prison Population, Criminalized and Stereotyped as Aggressive

Black Women are the Most Rapidly Growing Prison Population, Criminalized and Stereotyped as Aggressive

December 11, 2018

Caryn York, executive director of the Job Opportunities Task Force and Nicole Hanson, director of Out for Justice, talk about why black girls are punished more harshly  than any other demographic and are the largest growing population in the prison system. Black women are given stereotypical handles like aggressive and hostile. Instead of dealing with…

Black communities denied $156 billion in property value says new Brookings report

Black communities denied $156 billion in property value says new Brookings report

December 5, 2018

“The pipes in Flint, Michigan could have been replaced 3,000 times with that money” says lead study author Dr. Andre Perry

Chinese Scientist's Human Genetic Engineering Experiment is 'Crazy'

Chinese Scientist’s Human Genetic Engineering Experiment is ‘Crazy’

November 28, 2018

Stuart Newman, cell biology professor and founding member of the Council for Responsible Genetics, says that the experiment where human twins had genes engineered to make them immune from the HIV virus is a ‘crazy’ project because it misunderstands the dangers and complexity of how genes work

What Can Humanity Learn From The Great Law of Peace? (1/2)

What Can Humanity Learn From The Great Law of Peace? (1/2)

November 8, 2018

Stuart Myiow of the Mohawk Traditional Council explains that the enduring peace depends on our respect for the laws of creation

Civil Rights Corps' Fight Against the Criminalization of Poverty

Civil Rights Corps’ Fight Against the Criminalization of Poverty

November 5, 2018

Eddie Conway talks with Alec Karakatsanis, founder and executive director of Civil Rights Corps about issues such as the criminalization of poverty in the justice system, including the money bail system, where people sit in jail awaiting trial for minor offenses because they cannot afford to post bail

Pittsburgh Jewish Racial Justice Activist Reflects On Synagogue Murders

Pittsburgh Jewish Justice Activist Reflects On Synagogue Murders

November 1, 2018

Eva Resnick Day grew up near the Synagogue & reflects on the deaths, anti-Semitism, racism and white nationalist assaults

How Billy Graham Evangelized for American Empire

February 21, 2018

Rev. Billy Graham gave his blessing to every military conflict under every president, from Truman to Bush II – Cecil Bothwell writes

Robert Parry’s Legacy and the Future of Consortiumnews

January 28, 2018

Robert Parry, editor and publisher of Consortiumnews.com, died peacefully Saturday evening. In this tribute, his son Nat Parry describes Robert’s unwavering commitment to independent journalism