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Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn't Empty Symbolism

Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn’t Empty Symbolism

June 18, 2020

The monuments represent more than just the people they honor. They symbolize the brutal legacy of white supremacy, racism, colonialism, and genocide we live with today.

Stir Crazy!

June 18, 2020
Stuck in the house? Social distancing at work? Need a break from the kids? Join your favorite Real News correspondents as we discuss some of the news stories that have us terrified today.
Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 2 | Unemployment

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 2 | Unemployment

June 18, 2020

We take a look at what it means to be unemployed, while diving deeper into the impact unemployment can have on daily life.

Florida Wants To Reinstate A 'Poll Tax' For Ex-Felons

Florida Wants To Reinstate A ‘Poll Tax’ For Ex-Felons

June 17, 2020

The state’s appeal to require payment of court fees before voting access is restored would amount to a poll tax, says Phil Telfeyan.

Reimagining Public Safety In One Of America's Deadliest Cities

Reimagining Public Safety In One Of America’s Deadliest Cities

June 17, 2020

Mayoral Democratic primary winner Brandon Scott discusses calls to cut the Baltimore police budget to fund social programs, his approach to the drug war, and economic development in a city that’s long subsidized corporations at the expense of taxpayers.

Defund The Police Movement Gains Momentum As Police Killings Continue

Defund The Police Movement Gains Momentum As Police Killings Continue

June 16, 2020

Across the country, activists are demanding investments in social programs and education instead of militarized police.

Civil Rights Activist Annie Chambers Is Marching Again Against Police Brutality

Civil Rights Activist Annie Chambers Is Marching Again Against Police Brutality

June 16, 2020

Reverend Annie Chambers marched for civil rights throughout the 60s. Now she’s marching again with the movement demanding justice for George Floyd.

Climate Crisis: Trump's Regulatory Attack, DNC On Climate, California Fires, And Brazil COVID Chaos

Climate Crisis: Trump’s Regulatory Attack, DNC On Climate, California Fires, And Brazil COVID Chaos

June 16, 2020

Under the cover of COVID-19 and protests, Trump hacks away at bedrock environmental law. Plus, a Democratic Party committee lays out its climate platform, wildfires erupt in California, and climate chaos engulfs Brazil and the Amazon Rainforest.