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Manning Determined to Fight Back After Army Upholds 35-Year Sentence

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 13:04
Attorneys for Wikileaks source Chelsea Manning begin working on the appeals process after the military finds her guilty under the Espionage Act, a statute the Obama administration has invoked more than all previous presidencies

South African Platinum Miner's Struggle Challenges ANC Leadership

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 12:04
Patrick Bond: 2012 Marikana massacre and the militancy of the miners is changing the face of South African politics

Important Revelations From New Leaks on CIA Torture Report

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 04:04
Michael Ratner says that leaked portions of Senate Select Committee Report obtained by Al Jazeera and McClatchy show clear evidence of torture by the CIA and other US officials authorizing it or engaging in it

Hundredth Anniversary of the Ludlow Massacre

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 02:04
Historian Jonathan Rees and author Jeff Biggers discuss the significance of the deadliest incident in U.S. labor history, and the struggles faced by coal miners today

The Modern History of Venezuela: The Bolivarian Revolution - Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself (5/9)

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:04
Mr. Lander discusses the achievements and failures of the revolution led by President Hugo Chavez

The Modern History of Venezuela and the Need for a Post-Oil Economy - Edgardo Lander on RAI (6/9)

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:04
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Lander says to strengthen democracy, develop food sovereignty and help save the planet, Venezuela must develop a plan to transition away from an extractive economy

The Modern History of Venezuela, Why Still So Much Crime? - Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself (7/9)

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:04
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Lander analyzes why the Chavez and Maduro governments have so far been unable to reduce the high rates of murder and violent crime

The Bundy Ranch Standoff Demonstrates Values Shared by Corporations and the Far Right

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 06:04
Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center discusses the Bundy Ranch standoff's far right connections and scholar and activist Mark Mason says this is embodied in the goal to privatize the commons

Can Johns Hopkins Afford to Pay A Living Wage? (2/2)

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:04
The second part of Marc Steiner's discussion on whether Johns Hopkins has the money to pay a living wage. Joining him are Hopkins Hospital worker Daniel Roberts, SEIU union organizer Carrietta Hiers and Jeff Singer, founder and former Executive Director of Health Care for the Homeless

What Role Has Russia Played in Eastern Ukraine?

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:04
John Quigley & Aleksandr Buzgalin say that the building occupations and protests in cities like Donestk look like local initiatives, and are markedly less violent than some of those during the Euromaiden protests

The Resegregation of American Schools

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 05:04
ProPublica reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones discusses her year-long investigation into how one of desegregation's success stories in Tuscaloosa, Alabama became one of the most segregated school systems in the country, as well as the high levels of segregation in northern schools 60 years after Brown v. Board of Education

Can Johns Hopkins Afford to Pay A Living Wage? (1/2)

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:04
Marc Steiner examines if Johns Hopkins has the money to pay a living wage with Hopkins Hospital worker Daniel Roberts, SEIU union organizer Carrietta Hiers and Jeff Singer, founder and former Executive Director of Health Care for the Homeless

Investigation Finds Former Ukraine President Not Responsible For Sniper Attack on Protestors

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:04
Michael Hudson: A German TV investigation disproves the West's claim that Yanukovych was responsible for killing of dozens of Ukrainian protestors, making this President Obama's WMD moment

University Sit-In Targets World's Largest Private Coal Company

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 06:04
Student organizer Caroline Burney and journalist Jeff Biggers join us discuss the more than week long sit-in against Washington University's ties with Peabody Energy, the largest private coal mining company in the world

One Percent of Environmentalists Killings Lead to Convictions

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 02:04
Global Witness report co-author Oliver Courtney discusses the alarming number of murders in South America and how governments and corporations work in unison to subvert indigenous rights

Ukraine Transitional Gov't Moves Militarily To Reclaim Seized Buildings

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:04
Nicolai Petro: Ukrainian officials are using this first military move as political tool to garner more public support, as groups labeled pro-Russian truly want federalism, not succession, in order to protect eastern Ukraine's autonomy

Obama Signs Directives to Reduce the Gender Wage Gap

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:04
Stephanie Seguino: "The average wage gap between men and women in the tech industry is $400 a week."

The Modern History of Venezuela from 1973 to the Caracazo Massacre - Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself (3/9)

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 06:04
Mr. Lander traces the history of Venezuela from the rise of neo-liberal capitalism to the suppression and slaughter of protesters against it

The Modern History of Venezuela from 1908 to 1973 - Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself (2/9)

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 06:04
Mr. Lander traces the history of Venezuela from dictatorship to attempts at democratic governments and back

The Beginning of the Chavez Era - Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself (4/9)

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 03:04
Mr. Lander, with host Paul Jay, traces the events that set the stage for the Bolivarian Revolution and the Chavez era of Venezuela


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