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There's No Issue More Burning Than Creating Our Global Climate Change Bureau

Scientists are saying that by the year 2050 we will pass the 2% threshold and that was before the election of Trump. Watch Paul Jay's urgent appeal and make a donation today.
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 07:27

 
 
The #NoDAPL Struggle in the Context of 500 Years of Indigenous Genocide

 
Media Ignoring Mattis's Ties to Top Defense Contractor

 
With Trump's Margins of Victory Shrinking, Lawsuits Filed to Block Recount in Two States

 
Pro-Regime Forces in Syria Respond to Trump's Election by Escalating Military Offensive

 
Pocomoke's First Black Police Chief Convicted of Misconduct

 
 


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Shady Submarine Deal Ties Netanyahu to Another Corrupt Scandal, Threatens Israeli-Germany Ties
The German arms company ThyssenKrupp pushed enormously expensive weapons on Greece while Germany was imposing austerity on the nation, says political economist Shir Hever
DATE: 2016-12-02 | LENGTH: 12:06

 
Privatization of Medicare and Social Security on the Trump Agenda
Nancy Altman says Trump's choice for Secretary of Health and Human Services Rep. Tom Price has pushed for taking Medicare out of government control
DATE: 2016-12-02 | LENGTH: 17:24

 
The Real News of the Day - Friday, December 2
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DATE: 2016-12-02

 
Trump's Carrier Deal: Job Saver Or Photo Op?
The closure of another plant in leaving some workers in other parts of Indiana feeling abandoned again, says Workers' Project Executive Director Tom Lewandowski
DATE: 2016-12-02 | LENGTH: 13:01

 
Trudeau Approves Kinder Morgan Pipeline Amidst Increasing Climate Threats
Dimitri Lascaris says the worsening prospects of climate change negates any potential economic benefits from tar sands development
DATE: 2016-12-02 | LENGTH: 20:56

 
Trump Picks Ex-Goldman Banker Known as 'King of Foreclosures' to Head Treasury
The joke's on you if you thought Trump was going to do anything less than deregulate Wall Street, says former financial regulator Bill Black
DATE: 2016-12-01 | LENGTH: 08:38

 
Billionaire 'King of Bankruptcies' to Head Commerce Under Trump
Despite promises to 'drain the swamp,' Trump chose a man for Deputy Secretary of Commerce who enriched himself at expense of labor and consumers and shipped jobs overseas, says University of Missouri-Kansas City professor Bill Black
DATE: 2016-12-01 | LENGTH: 07:31

 
Jill Stein: Making Voting System More Credible is the First Step Towards Democratization
The former Green Party presidential candidate says razor-thin margins, unexpected outcomes, and use of unreliable voting machines prompted her to follow through with a campaign promise to stand for election integrity
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 22:00

 
Protesters in Haiti Say Moise Victory Amounts to 'Electoral Coup'
Some parties maintain their supporters were denied the right to vote and many are taking to the streets despite campaign of intimidation, says journalist Margaret Prescod
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 15:59

 
The Real News of the Day - Thursday, December 1
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DATE: 2016-12-01

 
People's Tribunal on the Iraq War Set to Open Thursday
CODEPINK cofounder Jodie Evans and attorney Inder Comar say Bush administration officials need to be held accountable for the deaths, costs, and violations of international law due to the 2003 invasion and subsequent occupation
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 13:11

 
Paul Jay and Abby Martin on Trump and 'Fake News'
Paul Jay and Abby Martin discuss Trump's cabinet appointments, Jill Stein's effort to recount the vote, and who's really producing the fake news
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 24:58

 
The Resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline Undaunted by Threats of Evictions and Fines
With two thousand veterans expected to join the opposition to the pipeline, Water Protectors say they remain resilient despite eviction orders
DATE: 2016-11-29 | LENGTH: 04:47

 
Fight for $15 Launches First Major Action Since Trump Victory
Baltimore workers, struggling to make ends meet, call on the city to raise the minimum wage
DATE: 2016-11-30 | LENGTH: 05:18

 
  

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Facts role in the modern news business and a bad bipartisan bill
Welcome to Informed Rant, our first interview is with Yves Smith of Naked Capitalism, one of over 150 groups targeted by a new and little known group called PropOrNot. Yves Smith discusses what is the responsibility ...

Informed Rant

Critics Say Trump Infrastructure Plan An Unfunded Giveaway To Billionaires, Companies
By JoAnne Powers. This article was first published on Labor Radio. President-Elect Donald Trump’s proposed trillion-dollar infrastructure plan has come under heavy fire from both sides of the aisle.  Rather than spending directly on building projects, Trump ...

JoAnne Powers

The Washington Post’s Propaganda about Russian Propaganda
William K. Black, November 28, 2016     Kansas City, MO The Washington Post has published a fevered piece of propaganda about Russian propaganda.  The trouble begins in the headline and the first sentence of the article.  The headline is: “Russian Propaganda ...

William Black

Fidel Castro’s Wild New York Visit
By Evan Andrews. This article was first published on History.com.
Credit: Jochen Blume/ullstein bild via Getty Images One of the stranger state visits in U.S. history began on September 18, 1960, when Cuban leader Fidel Castro touched down in New Y...

Evan Andrews

What to Do About ‘Fake News’
By Robert Parry. This article was first published on Consortium News. A pushback is coming to the Internet’s success in giving the world access to diverse opinions and dissenting information. Politicians, mainstream media and technology giants are ...

Robert Parry

What About the Black Working Class?
By Tanzina Vega. This article was first published on Portside. Amid all of the talk about economic populism this election cycle, one group has been largely left out: working class Americans of color. Mike Segar/Reuters The focus has been ...

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REALITY ASSERTS ITSELF


Reality Asserts Itself - Bill Ayers

On Reality Asserts Itself Bill Ayers joins Paul Jay to discuss his journey from an apolitical life to the militant group the Weatherman to social activism and organizing
 

Reality Asserts Itself - Peter Kuznick

With vague language about evil in his Hiroshima speech, President Obama essentially defended the mythology that the nuclear attack "saved lives" - says historian Peter Kuznick on Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay
 

Reality Asserts Itself - The Occupation of the American Mind

The Occupation of the American Mind - RAI with Pink Floyd's Roger Waters On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, legendary musician Roger Waters and Sut Jhally discuss their new film about the Israeli public relations campaign to influence U.S. public opinion
 
   

THE REAL BALTIMORE

Pocomoke's First Black Police Chief Convicted of Misconduct
A nearly all-white jury deliberated for less than an hour before returning a guilty verdict against the former top cop who has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the city
DATE: 2016-12-02

 
Fight for $15 Launches First Major Action Since Trump Victory
Baltimore workers, struggling to make ends meet, call on the city to raise the minimum wage
DATE: 2016-11-30

 
Investigation Turns Ugly Against Pocomoke Officers Who Suffered Discrimination
Residents of the Eastern shore town say investigators have been asking about the personal lives of officers who the Justice Department says were illegally fired as a criminal trial against the former chief is set to proceed
DATE: 2016-11-30

 
Baltimore's Latino Youth Speak Out After Donald Trump's Victory
Casa de Maryland organizer Lydia Walther-Rodriguez says Obama's record deportations have already prepared the Latino community for Trump
DATE: 2016-11-21

 
MD Bail Industry Takes Hit From New Rule Protecting Poor Defendants
Judiciary Rules Committee approves guidance for judges instructing them to reconsider bail for defendants to poor to pay
DATE: 2016-11-19

 
Mass Protests in the Streets of Baltimore After Donald Trump's Election
The Real News speaks to protestors that marched in Baltimore against Donald Trump's stunning victory. Video by Cameron Granadino
DATE: 2016-11-11

 
   

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