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Israel Demolishes Bedouin Village to Build Jewish-Only Town

1 hour 46 min ago
Despite protests, the Israeli government will displace the Bedouin population of Umm al-Hiran to a temporary area until a new neighborhood is built for them nearby. However, residents won't be welcome to return to the new Jewish-only city of Hiran

Litigation Stops 'Potentially Devastating' Fracking Gas Pipeline in New York State

1 hour 47 min ago
Moneen Nasmith, attorney for Earthjustice, talks about the importance of stopping the Constitution Pipeline, which would have transported fracking gas from Pennsylvania and affected 251 waterways, along with many other environmental impacts

Endless War in Afghanistan

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 14:08
Institute for Policy Studies' Phyllis Bennis and Paul Jay discuss Trump's war without end in Afghanistan

Is Trump Threatening Pakistan?

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:08
Junaid Ahmad of the Center for Global Dialogue and Paul Jay discuss Trump's speech on the war in Afghanistan

Bolivia's Evo Morales Re-Launches Controversial Forest Reserve Road

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:08
NACLA's Emily Achtenberg explains the background of President Morales's decision to re-launch the TIPNIS road and how the move is being received among different sectors of Bolivia's population.

The Social Cleansing of London

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 08:08
Rapper and artist Potent Whisper discusses how London is being deliberately turned into a 'playground for the rich' by dispossessing londoners from their communities and their roots via a process known as 'regeneration'

How the US Helped Set 'Ukraine on Fire'

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 06:08
The documentary "Ukraine on Fire" from producer Oliver Stone tells the hidden story of how the ongoing conflict began, including the pivotal US role

Tens of Thousands Oppose Hatred and Racist Policies Nationwide

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 15:08
Glen Ford says Confederate statues and racist government policies need to be removed

US Refuses to Accept Iran as a Regional Power - RAI with Trita Parsi (1/3)

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 15:08
From Afghanistan to Iraq, the Trump administration, leading Democrats and much of the foreign policy and military establishment believe the U.S. should be more aggressive towards Iran. That's a very dangerous situation that can lead to war, noted Iran expert Trita Parsi tells Paul Jay on Reality Asserts Itself

Trump's New Afghanistan Strategy: Windfall for the Military-Industrial Complex​

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 12:08
After 16 years and over a trillion dollars' worth ​of fighting, the U.S. has accomplished none of its stated goals--except the goal of​ enriching the ​flourishing military-industrial complex

Chicago and the Fight for the Democratic Party - RAI with Laraviere (4/4)

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 09:08
On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Troy LaRaviere says that the "parasitical wealthy" should be fought for control of the Democratic Party

Will Rick Perry Use Grid Study to Push Coal?

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 09:08
Sierra Club Senior Attorney Casey Roberts discusses a lawsuit to reveal the special interests behind DOE grid study currently being revised in favor of fossil fuel

Why Urban Policing Cannot be Reformed

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 07:08
The Real News talks to reform advocates, defense attorneys, and former cops who say policing cannot be reformed without fully understanding its underlying imperative

Is Scott Pruitt's EPA Violating Federal Ethics Laws?

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 10:08
Nick Surgey, Senior Fellow with the Center for Media and Democracy discusses California's lawsuit against the EPA under the Freedom of Information Act and Scott Pruitt's conflict of interest in his ties to the corporate elite's climate denial group, ALEC

Will The New NAFTA Benefit Ordinary Citizens or Corporations?

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 17:08
Angelo DiCaro of Unifor, Canada's largest private sector union, Melinda St. Louis, of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch, and Prof. John Ackerman of the National Autonomous University of Mexico analyze the negotiations that began this week.

What South Koreans Can Teach US About Resisting Trump

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 09:08
As thousands of South Koreans protest the U.S. THAAD missile system in their country, journalist Tim Shorrock says the grassroots movement that drove out a corrupt president in 2016 offers lessons to Americans resisting Donald Trump

The Real Story of How Bannon and Trump Got to The White House

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 15:08
Steve Bannon was fired from the White House on Friday, August 18th, 2017, but most of the media is missing the story of Robert Mercer, the billionaire that brought Bannon to the White House, who has now reappointed him as Chairman of Breitbart News

Max Blumenthal and Paul Jay on firing of Steve Bannon

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:08
Max Blumenthal and Paul Jay talk about the forces that backed Bannon and what his firing from the White House means for far right politics in the US

US Begins Korea War Games, Not Peace Talks

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:08
As top Trump officials give conflicting statements on North Korea and the US begins war games on the peninsula, veteran journalist Tim Shorrock says the confusion and bellicosity helps bury the peaceful solutions that have long been on the table

Bannon Fired from White House

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:08
Paul Jay speaks with Political Economy Research Institute's Gerald Epstein on Steve Bannon's exit and what's next for "economic nationalism"