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The US Dollar and the Search for a "Reasonable" Capitalist - Heiner Flassbeck on RAI (3/5)

Thu, 2014-07-31 10:07
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

Baltimore Hosts Dueling Rallies over Israel's Gaza Assault

Thu, 2014-07-31 02:07
TRNN's Jaisal Noor speaks to Baltimore residents taking part in both pro-Israel and pro-Palestine rallies along with noted scholar Norman Finkelstein, who was just arrested with two dozen others for carrying out civil disobedience at the Israeli mission to the UN

Could Britain Be Leaving the EU?

Thu, 2014-07-31 01:07
Prof. John Weeks and Prof. Trevor Martin discuss British PM David Cameron's call for a referendum vote to decide whether the UK remains a part of EU, as stagnation continues in the Eurozone and bleeds into economic powerhouses like Germany

IRS Failing to Regulate Dark-Money Political Spending

Thu, 2014-07-31 01:07
Prof. Tom Ferguson discusses why IRS fails to investigate political spending by groups such as Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS

19 Killed in Gaza as Israel Strikes Second UN Compound in a Week

Thu, 2014-07-31 01:07
Palestinian human rights activist Omar Barghouti says the UN has failed its duty to speak out against civilian deaths in Gaza; meanwhile the case for boycotting, divestment and sanctioning Israel has been strengthened by the current conflict

The Politics of Going Green

Wed, 2014-07-30 12:07
PERI Co-Director Robert Pollin and Prof. Chris Williams discuss the feasibility of shifting to a green economy

Racing to a Dead End - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (2/5)

Wed, 2014-07-30 11:07
Mr. Flassbeck, former head of UNCTAD, says current economic policy is heading back to the 1930s, a race to the bottom, they have no solution at all, we will end up again in trade wars or other wars

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Remain Deadlocked, Receive 4-Month Extension

Wed, 2014-07-30 11:07
Gareth Porter: Iran has indicated it's willing to draw down its enriched uranium stockpile, which could make a nuclear deal with the P5+1 within reach

Who's Profiting from Israel's Offensive in Gaza?

Wed, 2014-07-30 10:07
Shir Hever: Israel continues to reject Hamas's offer of a ten-year ceasefire because it would undermine Israeli arms sales, which reached $7 billion in 2012

Obama Joins EU in Sanctioning Russia as Ukraine's Civilian Death Toll Mounts

Wed, 2014-07-30 01:07
Writer Roger Annis discusses the West's plans to further isolate Russia and the Ukrainian government's embrace of austerity while civilians pay the price

Gaza Baker Risks Life Amid War to Provide Bread

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
As Israel's military offensive entered its fourth week and the search for a permanent truce drags on, residents in the densely populated Gaza Strip try to stay safe, hunt for supplies and attempt to keep life as normal as possible

Reaganism and Thatcherism were Intellectually Dishonest - Heiner Flassbeck on Reality Asserts Itself (1/5)

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
Mr. Flassbeck, former director of UNCTAD, discusses growing up in a US dominated Germany and his opposition to the birth of neoliberal economics

Do US Satellite Images Show Russia Firing Rockets into Ukraine?

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
Derek Monroe: The fog of war brings US satellite images allegedly showing Russia firing rockets into Ukraine into question

Despite Growing International Condemnation, No End to Gaza Violence in Sight

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
As the death toll in Gaza passes 1,000 Lia Tarachansky and Phyllis Bennis respond to a poll which found 86% of Israelis reject a ceasefire, while a growing number of Americans want the Israeli offensive to stop

Besieged War-Torn Gaza Experiencing Saddest Eid Since 1967

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
Yousef Alhelou: Twenty two days on, all efforts to reach a ceasefire have failed so far as Israel continues its all-out military offensive on besieged Gaza, claiming more civilian lives.

Uber: Cheap Ride Alternative or Death Knell for Cabbies?

Tue, 2014-07-29 11:07
Longtime taxi driver advocate Nathan Price argues that because Uber is not subject to the same regulations and taxes, its lower prices are destroying the livelihoods of taxi drivers

Who Bears Responsibility for Civilian Deaths in Gaza?

Tue, 2014-07-29 05:07
Israeli scholar and historian Ilan Pappe argues the media's demonization of Hamas provides Israel cover for continuing its siege and occupation of Palestinian territories

New Senate Bill Fails To Address Root Causes of Central American Migration

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:07
David Bacon: Senate Democrats' $2.7 billion proposal would escalate border enforcement but ignore the trade policies that drive migrants to the United States in the first place

One-Man Show "Mercy Killers" Reveals Dark Side of Healthcare System

Mon, 2014-07-28 11:07
With 60 percent of bankruptcies caused by medical bills, performer Michael Milligan joins us to discuss his new play "Mercy Killers"

Interview with Hamas (1/3)

Sun, 2014-07-27 09:07
TRNN Replay: A three part series recorded in April, 2010 Hamas representative Usamah Hamdan discusses negotiation and recognition