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Another US Housing Bubble?

8 hours 31 min ago
Economist Michael Hudson explains that even though housing prices are back up at 2008 levels homeownership is at a much lower level and banks have their loans guaranteed by the US government

Supreme Court Strikes Down Racial Gerrymandering in North Carolina

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:05
Kamau Franklin of the Atlanta Black Star says a Supreme Court ruling that North Carolina unlawfully used race in redrawing Congressional maps is a blow to racial gerrymandering across the United States

Record Iran Vote Turnout Gives Rouhani a Big Mandate

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:05
Middle East analyst Ehsan Abdoh Tabrizi says that while Iran President Hassan Rouhani remains limited in impacting the country's foreign policy, his landslide re-election gives him a significant opportunity for domestic reforms

Trump Budget Slashes Vital Programs to Enrich the Wealthy

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 14:05
Dean Baker of the Center for Economic and Policy Research says President Donald Trump's new budget makes unprecedented cuts to already subpar levels of social assistance and "redistributes upward" to wealthy Americans.

Paul Coates on the Baltimore Riots of 1968

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 09:05
Owner of Black Classic Press Paul Coates shares his perspective of the Baltimore riots of 1968 after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and how it influenced him to participate in political struggle

Trump's Mideast 'Peace Opportunity' Ignores Palestinian Rights & Threatens Iran

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 09:05
On a visit to Israel, President Donald Trump claims to see "a rare opportunity for peace" in the Middle East, but Ali Abunimah of The Electronic Intifada says Trump is only offering more U.S. support for the Israeli occupation of Palestinians and hostility towards Iran

Collusion is the Focus, But Trump Finances May Have More Answers

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:05
Economist and attorney James Henry analyzes the latest developments in the Russiagate probe, and the unanswered questions surrounding Donald Trump's business dealings abroad

Israel Siphoning Natural Gas from Gaza Says Dutch Report

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:05
US and Israeli companies are working with Israeli approval to siphon natural gas from Gaza's territorial waters, even though this is illegal according to international law, says TRNN's Shir Hever

Brazil's Spiraling Corruption Scandal Deepens with Temer at the Centre

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:05
A political earthquake hits Brazil again as the highly unpopular president Michel Temer is implicated in new corruption allegations and the calls for immediate elections grow stronger, reports Mike Fox from Brazil

Trump in Saudi Arabia: More U.S. Weapons for Devastating Yemen War

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:05
Medea Benjamin, co-founder of Code Pink and author of "Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection," says President Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia deepens a "toxic" tie between Washington and the House of Saud

John Pilger: Julian Assange is Cleared of Rape Charges, but Far From Free

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 12:05
Filmmaker and journalist John Pilger says Swedish authorities should be 'embarrassed' for pursuing what he called trumped up accusations against Assange and also how journalists are increasingly targeted as enemies of the state.

Trudeau's Carbon Reduction Plan Inadequate

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 12:05
Dimitri Lascaris, says Trudeau's pricing schemes is defective and not even close to what is necessary to enforce reductions

Warfare State at War with Trump as he Plans Warfare Against Iran

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 09:05
Norman Solomon joins Paul Jay on Reality Asserts Itself discussing the Trump/Russia affair and plans to isolate and perhaps attack Iran

So Goes Nature So Goes Us

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 07:05
Leading conservationist, Jamie Rappaport Clark speaks about the dangerous levels of species extinction and deforestation

How I Met Roger Ailes, Political and Sexual Predator

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 06:05
Media critic Jeff Cohen and Paul Jay discuss the critical role Roger Ailes played in creating Fox News and Presidents Bush and Trump; Ailes dies May 18th at age 77

UK's Conservative Party Manifesto Amounts to a Heist (2/2)

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 17:05
In part II with Real Media's Kam Sandhu, she explains how the Conservative Party's manifesto promotes fracking and robs the elderly from their pension and care

Laotian Victim of Sex Tourism Awarded Almost $1 Million in US Court

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 07:05
In an unprecedented judgement, a woman raped as a teen by an American visiting Laos, was awarded $950,000 by a federal jury. Her lawyers, Linda Miller and Patrick Arenz, spoke with TRNN about this groundbreaking outcome

UK Conservative Party Presents its Austerity Election Program

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 07:05
The Conservative party presents itself as a good economic manager, but its austerity policies have so far only increased Britain's debt, explains Real Media's Kam Sandhu

Can Europe Stop the Far Right if It Doesn't Stop Neoliberal Austerity?

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 07:05
As a second German soldier is arrested in an alleged plot to frame Syrian refugees for a shooting attack, Liz Fekete of the Institute of Race Relations in London says Europe's far-right movements are fueled in part by the impacts of neoliberal austerity

Is Russia the "Adversary" of the United States?

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 15:05
Moscow based journalist Jeffrey Taylor and Paul Jay challenge the underlying assumption of the furor in Washington, that Russia is the enemy of the American people