U.S. Politics

BLM Protests Captured In Black And White

BLM Protests Captured In Black And White

July 10, 2020

TRNN’s Aman Azhar captured these photos June 7-8 shortly after thousands took to the streets of Washington, D.C. demanding an end to racial discrimination and police brutality.

Activists Push Police Out Of Schools In Madison

Activists Push Police Out Of Schools In Madison

July 10, 2020

Queer, trans, and Black students organized for their safety and dignity and pushed for the removal of police from Madison public schools.

Lawmaker Says Union Fired Him For Pushing Police Reform

Lawmaker Says Union Fired Him For Pushing Police Reform

July 8, 2020

Organized labor must confront police unions’ opposition to meaningful accountability, says Delegate Gabriel Acevero.

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 5 | Campaigns

July 8, 2020

We explore the world of political campaigns, and discuss the importance of local elections, and the type of people who run for office.

The US Should Stop Lying About Its History

The US Should Stop Lying About Its History

July 7, 2020

Not only should statues celebrating Columbus be removed, but textbooks should reflect his murderous legacy, argues Maryland Delegate Gabriel Acevero.

Criminal Charges Announced Against Baltimore Police Officers In Freddie Gray's Death

Whose Freedom Do We Celebrate On The Fourth Of July?

July 3, 2020

What, to the descendants of those left out of the Declaration of Independence, is the Fourth of July?

Cop Pulled A Gun On Woman’s Unarmed Son, Then Used Facebook Posts Against Her In Court

July 3, 2020

PAR investigates police use of Facebook posts in the cases of Korryn Gaines, Arturo Adame, and Michael Avery, and follows Erica Hamlett’s fight for accountability for an off-duty officer who pulled a gun on her child while he waited for a bus.

Why You Should Give A F*ck | Ep. 4 | Voter Rights

Why You Should Give A F*ck | Ep. 4 | Voter Rights

July 2, 2020

We discuss your rights as a voter, and how in many places those rights are under attack from people in power.

Anti-Racism Protesters Face Ongoing Police Violence

Anti-Racism Protesters Face Ongoing Police Violence

July 2, 2020

Even as media coverage subsides, protesters across the country continue to demand an end to police brutality.

Climate Crisis: Historic Arizona Wildfires May Worsen COVID-19

Climate Crisis: Historic Arizona Wildfires May Worsen COVID-19

June 30, 2020

Over 400,000 acres of wildfires burn in Arizona in a devastating opening to Southwest’s wildfire season. And neighboring California has approved more fracking in a 97% Latino town as oil tankers spew pollution.