U.S. Politics

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 8 | Crime

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 8 | Crime

July 30, 2020

We discuss the way the U.S. approaches different types of crime and how certain acts arguably shouldn’t be considered crimes.

COVID-19 Threatens Maryland Campaign To Bring Mass Transit To Black Neighborhoods

COVID-19 Threatens Maryland Campaign To Bring Mass Transit To Black Neighborhoods

July 30, 2020

Third parties are required to gather just 5,000 e-signatures to gain ballot access during the pandemic, while a transit equity campaign in Baltimore, where 40% of residents don’t have reliable internet access, is being forced to gather 10,000.

Democracy Delayed Is Democracy Denied

July 30, 2020

Stir Crazy! Episode 73: Today we are joined by TRNN reporter Aman Azhar, journalist Justine Barron, TRNN visual producer Andrew Corkery, and TRNN editorial director Lisa Snowden-McCray. Hosted by Kim Brown.

America's Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

July 29, 2020

The way white moms in Portland are being treated has long been the norm for BIPOC people.

Stir Crazy!

July 28, 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.
New DNC Platform Could Make The Bleak Climate Forecast Even Worse

New DNC Platform Could Make The Bleak Climate Forecast Even Worse

July 27, 2020

The DNC’s proposed 2020 platform leaves the fossil fuel spigot on. The Senate tucks a bill promoting enhanced oil recovery and geoengineering into the defense budget. “McMansions” face climate scrutiny.

Climate Change And Hatred For Trump May Put Biden In The White House

Climate Change And Hatred For Trump May Put Biden In The White House

July 24, 2020

Biden’s apparent move to the left is an effort to appeal to young climate activists that may not pay off.

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 7 | Courts

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 7 | Courts

July 24, 2020

We talk about how the courts have an impact on society, and issues within the court system.

Leaked FBI Documents Reveal Secret Program To Criminalize Social Media

Leaked FBI Documents Reveal Secret Program To Criminalize Social Media

July 24, 2020

Simply posting about your presence at a police brutality protest can be used to incriminate you and lead to your arrest. We speak to Portland residents on the ground about the influx of unmarked federal agents.