General News

Collapse of American liberalism

April 4, 2013
Chris Hedges: Suzanne Nossel, new head of PEN – which is supposed to defend human rights – supported war in Iraq and advocates use of military force in the name of democracy, lock step with Obama admin. wars in Afghanistan, drone attacks and more

Venezuela Coverage and Analysis

April 1, 2013
Find all of our Venezuela stories here, from the current crisis to the early days of The Real News Network

Bolivia Promulga Ley Contra Violencia de Genero

April 1, 2013

Legislacion busca combatir altos niveles de violencia contra las mujeres

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

No Doomsday but Ontario Takes Out the Knives

March 26, 2013

Jim Stanford: Ontario slashes with austerity regime even though predicted massive deficit has not developed

Pope Francis

March 19, 2013
Jorge Mario Bergoglio known for his opposition to progressive governments and clerics, is accused of silence, cooperation with Argentinean dictatorship

Bolivia

March 18, 2013
Legislation seeks to combat high levels of violence against women

Are Toronto Homeless Shelters Overcrowded?

March 18, 2013

City maintains there are enough beds but activists and shelter operators say they are running at over capacity

The Life and Legacy of Hugo Chavez

March 17, 2013
Diplomats observed a moment of silence at a U.N. General Assembly meeting before the tributes by Ban Ki-moon, General Assembly President Vuk Jeremic, representatives of regional groups, and Venezuela’s foreign minister