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Unemployment Rate Hides the Historically Low Employment Rate

11 hours 17 min ago
Doug Henwood explains how employment relative to total population reveals a better image of employment than the unemployment rate. Using this measure, employment is nowhere near where it was before the Great Recession.

Renewable Energy Can Create Jobs, Reduce Greenhouse Gases, and Lower Energy Costs

11 hours 17 min ago
Basav Sen, of the Institute for Policy Studies, presents an analysis of the many benefits of renewable energy

Israel Acknowledges Use of Computer Algorithm For Palestinian Arrests

11 hours 17 min ago
Mass arrests of over 400 Palestinians were the result of a computer algorithm based on their social media usage, explains TRNN's Shir Hever

Wilkerson: Trump Admin's Iran Talk Sounds Like Bush's Pre-Iraq War

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 17:04
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson warns the Trump administration's rhetoric on Iran reminds him of the prelude to the Iraq war - and could be setting the stage for a U.S. regime change effort in Tehran.

U.S. Threatens Nuclear Deal it Admits Iran Respects - How Will Tehran Respond?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 16:04
In part one of our interview, Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a former senior Iranian diplomat, analyzes the Trump administration's "review" of the Iran nuclear agreement despite acknowledging that Tehran is fulfilling its obligations.

Maryland Disproportionately Arrests Blacks for Marijuana but Rejects Diversity in Medical Licenses

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 15:04
The Maryland Black Caucus has called for special session to address the fact that not one predominantly owned African-American firm has received a license to grow medical marijuana in the state

French Elections: Macron Headed to the Presidential Polls on May 7th is Expected to Knock Out Le Pen

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 13:04
French media and the economic establishment made Macron the winner in the Sunday presidential ran-off say Alex Main of the Centre for Economic Policy and Research

London's March for Science Targets Brexit

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 08:04
Scientists and activists in London also organized a March for Science on Earth Day. One of the issues was how Brexit would impact Britain's commitment to counter climate change

Sanders' Inspired 'Our Revolution' to Empower Local Chapters

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 07:04
Our Revolution's Nina Turner and Larry Cohen tell The Real News that Sanders' fundraising juggernaut will support progressives, including those outside the Democratic Party

Temporary Truce in a Democratic Party Civil War: The Sanders & Perez Unity Tour

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 08:04
Bernie Sanders says fight the billionaire class and DNC Chair Tom Perez refuses to say it; the TRNN panel asks if/when Bernie should leave the party

Thousands March for Science on Earth Day

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 17:04
The first ever March for Science on Earth Day worldwide promotes climate and environmental science literacy

Real News Roundtable: Maddow Response & Liberal Hawkishness on Russia, Iran

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:04
In part one of our roundtable, The Real News Network's Paul Jay, Kim Brown, and Aaron Mate discuss the response to Mate's critique of Rachel Maddow's Russia coverage.

Ireland's New Rising: An Exclusive Report from The Laura Flanders Show

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 17:04
The question of Irish sovereignty still looms large. In this special report, Laura Flanders returns to Ireland, 30 years after first reporting on the so-called "Troubles".

France's Presidential Election Is Wide Open

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 09:04
If leftist candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon wins, he does not have enough of a social movement behind him to fulfill his campaign promises says Jean Bricmont.

Trump's "Hire American, Buy American" Is More Show than Action

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 15:04
CEPR co-director Dean Baker says Trump's executive order "Hire American, Buy American," to change the H-1B work visa, does nothing, but the program should be changed to attract higher skilled workers.

Jeff Sessions' Reefer Madness

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 15:04
Nina Turner and Paul Jay discuss the renewed war on drugs, including marijuana, planned by Trump's Attorney General and Head of Homeland Security

Massive Pro and Anti Government Protests in Venezuela

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:04
While international media focused almost exclusively on the opposition protests and clashes with the police, the pro-government protests were equally as large, says Lucas Koerner from Venezuelanalysis

The March for Science Seeks to Put Science on Government's Agenda

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 08:04
Given the Trump administration's attacks on science, the April 22 March for Science hopes give science the attention it deserves in government, says Trina Coleman of the National Society of Black Physicists

20,000 Drug Cases Could be Dismissed Because of Chemist's Wrongdoing

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 08:04
A Massachusetts chemist who faked over 20,000 thousand drug analyses ruined countless lives says Carl Williams of the ACLU

Profits Can be Made from Catastrophes With Disaster Capitalism

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:04
Antony Loewenstein, author of Disaster Capitalism: Making a Killing Out of Catastrophe, says companies that make profits from disasters around the world also have a vested interest in maintaining these disasters

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