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Death Toll in Ukraine at Five Thousand as the Ceasefire Breaks Down

6 hours 9 min ago
Serhiy Kudelia of Baylor University, recently returned from a trip to the eastern regions in Ukraine, he says the most recent outbreak is the worst violence to date and the ceasefire is dependent on the continuation of the negotiations

US Resumes Drone Strikes in Yemen Despite Political Leadership Vacuum

6 hours 9 min ago
Scholar and journalist Waalid Al-Saqaf says continued US drone strikes and foreign involvement will push Yemen towards a civil war and do nothing to address the growing humanitarian catastrophe

Some in GOP See Economic Gain In Immigration Reforms

6 hours 9 min ago
A growing number of Republicans in the midwest are looking to attract immigrant students and skilled workers in an effort to prop up towns that have suffered from a decline in manufacturing

At the Center of a Storm - Irvin Jim, General Secretary of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa on RAI (1/3)

9 hours 9 min ago
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Jim tells host Paul Jay about his youth and radicalization in the fight against apartheid. Mr. Jim is now the leader of the largest union in South Africa with 340,000 members, which has recently broken with the ANC and is calling for a return to the principles of the Freedom Charter

Marxist Economists, Academics and Philosophers Sworn In to the Greek Cabinet

16 hours 9 min ago
Leo Panitch says new Finance Minister has to raise massive public investments required to kick start the economy and address twenty-five percent general unemployment and fifty percent youth unemployment

Will the Kurdish Coalition Hold Kobani?

Tue, 2015-01-27 12:01
Edmund Ghareeb, author of The Kurdish Question in Iraq, says hundreds of Kurdish villages and small towns remain under the control of the Islamic State

President Obama in Saudi Arabia to Pay Respects to Former Friend and Ally King Abdullah

Tue, 2015-01-27 12:01
Toby Jones says King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia built an oppressive regime that violated human rights and cozied up to terrorism

New Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras Sworn In to Office

Tue, 2015-01-27 11:01
Dimitri Lascaris: SYRIZA leader's first act as Prime Minister was to visit the grave site where hundreds of members of the Greek Resistance were executed by the German Nazi forces during World War II

CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling Convicted of Espionage

Tue, 2015-01-27 10:01
Investigative journalist Marcy Wheeler says Sterling faces decades in prison for leaking details of a botched CIA operation against Iran's nuclear program

US-India Nuke Deal A Big Win for Corporations

Tue, 2015-01-27 01:01
Author and scholar Vijay Prashad says the US-India nuclear deal will protect US corporations from liability in case of an industrial disaster like India faced in the 1984 Bhopal gas leak

TRNN Replay: Saudi Arabia and the al-Qaeda Monster (3/5)

Mon, 2015-01-26 12:01
Madawi Al-Rasheed: Saudi Arabia helped create a network of terrorism to achieve political aims, and while it does come back to bite them at times, they promote a similar ideology and continue to these alliances

Now in Power, SYRIZA Faces Herculean Task

Mon, 2015-01-26 12:01
Dimitri Lascaris says breaking up the troika and the power of oligarchs that control Greece is not going to be an easy task

Holder's Move on Civil Forfeiture Only a Dent in Abusive Police Practice

Mon, 2015-01-26 10:01
Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford says further federal action is needed because dozens of states will still continue the practice

Historic Victory for SYRIZA Greece

Mon, 2015-01-26 10:01
Leo Panitch says it is the first left party to come to power since the 2007-2008 crisis of neoliberalism

American Sniper: Honoring a Fallen Hero or Whitewashing a Murderous Occupation?

Mon, 2015-01-26 06:01
Journalist Max Blumenthal says the film American Sniper promotes lies falsehoods about Navy SEAL Chris Kyle along with the US invasion and occupation of Iraq

Republican Abortion Ban Could Put Pregnant Women's Lives in Peril

Sun, 2015-01-25 07:01
Lynn Paltrow from National Advocates for Pregnant Women says the 20-week abortion ban fails to consider the life of a pregnant mother

McCain Calls 'Cold Warriors' to School Senate on National Security

Sun, 2015-01-25 06:01
TRNN's Jessica Desvarieux reports on former national security advisors Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft testimonies related to Iran, Syria, and Ukraine.

The Saudis - Oil, ISIS and Revolution

Sun, 2015-01-25 05:01
Loretta Napoleoni says little will change after death of King Abdullah, but the Saudis cannot sustain low oil prices for much longer; they have lost control of ISIS; and their big fear is revolution

Feds Won't Pursue Civil Rights Case Against Darren Wilson

Sat, 2015-01-24 09:01
Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford says Holder's DOJ is abdicating its responsibility to uphold the law by not charging officer Darren Wilson for killing Mike Brown

Greek Right Fears First Left Government in Greek History

Sat, 2015-01-24 02:01
Dimitri Lascaris reports from Greece that a near six-point lead for SYRIZA is raising memories of the fascist coup and civil war