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Yanis Varoufakis: On Julian Assange and the Political Economy & future of Europe

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Chris Hedges: Crucifying Julian Assange

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Steve Ellner: Trump Putting Venezuela on ‘State Sponsor of Terrorism’ List?

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Phyllis Bennis: The Crisis in Gaza and a Potential Ceasefire

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Glenn Greenwald: The Lessons from the Victory of Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro

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Michael Albert: Planting Seeds of the Future in the Present

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Norman Solomon: On the Democratic Party

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Steve Ellner: Venezuela under siege

The siege-like conditions which Venezuela has been subjected to from both foreign interference and domestic opposition present a myriad of challenges for the country to move forward

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Noam Chomsky: The Future of Capitalism

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Marc Ribot: “Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful)”

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Boots Riley: Riding Through Oakland

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Noam Chomsky: From Geopolitical Conflict to Nuclear Abolition

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Ron Daniels: Dr. Ron Daniels Delivers his Final Lecture

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Bill Fletcher: The History of Race and Labor in the U.S.

Interview on the history of race and racism in the US from African slavery to today

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Arundhati Roy: Bodies, Borders, Resistance, Rebirth

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Norman Finkelstein: Life in Gaza

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Glenn Greenwald: Trump and NSA Surveillance

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Noam Chomsky: International Solidarity in the Nuclear Age

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Badri Raina: Democracy – Past, Present and Future

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Noam Chomsky: Will organized human life survive?

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Noam Chomsky: Discussing Nuclear War

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Norman Solomon: The Democratic Party in Crisis

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Taya Graham: New Student Movement Seeks to Change Hopkins from Within

A student-led group called Youth Against War and Racism is partnering with the community to lead a fight against Hopkins’ connection to government agencies like the CIA and end its role in military research

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Laura Flanders: Workers, Wildcats & New Models for Labor Organizing

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Naomi Klein: The Battle for Paradise

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Francis Boyle: Boycott, Divest, Sanction

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Gregory Wilpert: US Efforts to Sabotage Venezuelan Elections Intensify

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Mark Weisbrot: Trump Renews Venezuela Sanctions

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Vincent Emanuele: Red State Rebellion In The Age of Trump

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Women's Strike - UK: Why We Strike

On 8 March 2018 women across the world are going on strike. This is a call to action for women in the UK to join the strike. We will refuse to work. We will be on the streets. We will shut things down and disrupt business as usual

Michael Hudson: Trump Privatizes America

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Bernie Sanders: Responding to the State of the Union

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Mark Weisbrot: Lula’s Prosecution a Travesty of Justice

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Taya Graham: Women March in Defiance

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Sebastiaan Faber: Spain’s Political Divide

Political parties in Spain are struggling to navigate an increasingly polarized political landscape

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Doug Henwood: The Fights Within the US Ruling Elite

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Norman Finkelstein: Gaza’s Martyrdom

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Vijay Prashad: Trump’s ‘America First’ a Defensive Strategy

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Jack Rasmus: Debate on Bitcoin

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