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Court Rules Argentina Creditors Can't Seize Its Central Bank
Former bank regulator Bill Black discusses the significance of a U.S. court ruling regarding Argentina's debt.
DATE: 2015-09-03 | LENGTH: 08:43

 
After Hearing, Protests Against Police Killings Continue
Activist Tawanda Jones and TRNN's Eddie Conway say protests will continue until police are held accountable and economic inequality is addressed.
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 11:08

 
Why is There Systemic Police Abuse in Baltimore?
TRNN's Taya Graham speaks to Paul Jay about the connection between poverty and policing.
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 09:13

 
Lawyers of Six Officers in Gray Case: Move Trial Out of Baltimore, And Away From Its Politics
On Wednesday, defense lawyers representing the six officers charged with the death of Freddie Gray argued that the trial had to be as far removed from the city and sentiment of Baltimore as possible.
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 02:53

 
Obama Secures Iran Nuclear Deal in Senate
Phyllis Bennis, the author of Understanding the US-Iran Crisis, examines the opposition to the Iran nuclear deal by the Senate Republicans.
DATE: 2015-09-03 | LENGTH: 12:12

 
The Necessity for Higher Wages - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (4/5)
TRNN Replay: Mr. Flassbeck, former head of UNCTAD, says we're going into the Japanese scenario, a stagnation with a kind of deflation because we have no purchasing power in the hands of the mass of the consumers
DATE: | LENGTH: 11:35

 
Activist Kwame Rose Arrested Outside Freddie Gray Pre-Trial Hearings
Kwame Rose and Morgan State professor Lawrence Brown spoke to the Real News before Rose's arrest about why people are protesting outside the courthouse
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 09:40

 
Former Cop Says Freddie Gray Slowdown Didn't Prompt Crime Spike
Ex-Baltimore Officer Michael Wood, who came to fame for tweeting about corruption inside the agency, says there is no evidence showing aggressive policing reduces crime. Note: The video version of this interview incorrectly identifies Michael Wood as Michael Woods.
DATE: 2015-09-01 | LENGTH: 07:04

 
TRNN Livestream Outside Freddie Gray Pre-trial Hearing
TRNN Replay: The Real News speaks to protesters, legislators, and activists about the latest developments in the pre-trial hearings for the six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 09:40

 
   

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Trade Union General Strike Across India
A. K. Padmanabhan, President of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions, discusses the demands of the workers' struggle and the history of the trade union movement in India since 1991
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 17:14

 
In Landmark Ruling, California Prisons Halt Solitary Confinement
Prisoner advocate Marie Levin and attorney Anne Weills how this will impact some 80,000 prisoners nationwide
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 12:25

 
Veolia Pulls Out of Israel
Electronic Intifada's Ali Abunimah says Veoila has lost billions due to the BDS movement
DATE: 2015-09-01 | LENGTH: 04:55

 
Is Erdogan Creating a Perfect Storm to Get His Party in Power?
With escalating violence with the Kurds and the arrest of VICE reporters, Trent University's Baris Karaagac explains how the AKP is appealing to their base
DATE: 2015-09-02 | LENGTH: 11:54

 
The US Dollar and the Search for a "Reasonable" Capitalist - Heiner Flassbeck on RAI (3/5)
TRNN Replay: On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Flassbeck says the stock market bubble can burst at any moment because everybody knows there is no real growth behind it; then we are really in trouble as the whole effect of stabilization will disappear in one moment
DATE: | LENGTH: 13:01

 
Pre-trial Hearings for Freddie Gray Case Start Wednesday
Top civil rights attorney Dwight A. Pettit says he has turned over records from past wrongful death suits involving police to the Justice Department's civil rights division
DATE: 2015-08-30 | LENGTH: 04:28

 
  


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12 Questions for General Petraeus on His Support for Al Qaeda
By David Swanson. This article was first published on davidswanson.org. Now that General David Petraeus wants to arm and train al Qaeda killers, a number of questions arise that might be raised with the great leader: 1. Should people who said th...

David Swanson

Hedge Funds Attack Baltimore
BILLIONAIRE FINANCIERS WANT HUGE PROFITS FROM TAX LIENS ON BALTIMORE’S POOREST ...

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Vijay Prashad: Why the Iran nuclear deal is essential
By Vijay Prashad. This article was first published on Gazette Net. NORTHAMPTON — Why anyone would oppose the Iran deal bewilders the imagination. Short of this deal lies a war with Iran. If the West wants a war ...

Vijay Prashad

Viva Trump?
By Andrew Levine. This article was first published on Counterpunch. Were it not for the Donald, the electoral season so far would have been the bore that many of us were expecting and dreading. Trump turned it into a guilty pleasure, ...

Andrew Levine

Trump's Medicine Show - An email to Autoworkers
By Frank Hammer. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Medicine shows were traveling truck, horse, and wagon teams which peddled "miracle cure" medications and other products between various entertainment acts. They developed from European mountebank shows and were common in ...

Frank Hammer

Greece: "Popular Unity" is born!
By Stathis Kouvelakis, Athens. This article was first published on Verso Books.



Early this morning, 25 Syriza MPs left the parliamentary group of the party to create a new group under the name of “Popular ...

Stathis Kouvelakis


REALITY ASSERTS ITSELF


Reality Asserts Itself - Thomas Drake

On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Drake, a former Senior Executive at the National Security Agency, says he was targeted by the NSA because he exposed that the agency had intel that could have prevented the 9/11 attacks and because he blew the whistle on a massive secret surveillance program aimed at Americans
 

Reality Asserts Itself - Catarina Principe

On Reality Asserts Itself, Ms. Principe talks about growing up in Portugal expecting the promise of the social state to be fulfilled, and becoming an activist in the fight against forces dismantling the achievements of the Portuguese revolution
 

Reality Asserts Itself - Chris Hedges

On Reality Asserts Itself, Chris Hedges discusses his new book with Paul Jay; in part one they focus on the revolutionary significance of the life of Tom Paine, a man who understood the moral imperative of revolt and was willing to pay the price
 
   

THE REAL BALTIMORE

After Hearing, Protests Against Police Killings Continue
Activist Tawanda Jones and TRNN's Eddie Conway say protests will continue until police are held accountable and economic inequality is addressed.
DATE: 2015-09-02

 
Why is There Systemic Police Abuse in Baltimore?
TRNN's Taya Graham speaks to Paul Jay about the connection between poverty and policing.
DATE: 2015-09-02

 
Lawyers of Six Officers in Gray Case: Move Trial Out of Baltimore, And Away From Its Politics
On Wednesday, defense lawyers representing the six officers charged with the death of Freddie Gray argued that the trial had to be as far removed from the city and sentiment of Baltimore as possible.
DATE: 2015-09-02

 
Activist Kwame Rose Arrested Outside Freddie Gray Pre-Trial Hearings
Kwame Rose and Morgan State professor Lawrence Brown spoke to the Real News before Rose's arrest about why people are protesting outside the courthouse
DATE: 2015-09-02

 
Former Cop Says Freddie Gray Slowdown Didn't Prompt Crime Spike
Ex-Baltimore Officer Michael Wood, who came to fame for tweeting about corruption inside the agency, says there is no evidence showing aggressive policing reduces crime. Note: The video version of this interview incorrectly identifies Michael Wood as Michael Woods.
DATE: 2015-09-01

 
TRNN Livestream Outside Freddie Gray Pre-trial Hearing
TRNN Replay: The Real News speaks to protesters, legislators, and activists about the latest developments in the pre-trial hearings for the six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray
DATE: 2015-09-02

 
   


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