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Edward Snowden: History of Intelligence Agencies

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Bernie Sanders: ‘You’ve Got To Fight Back’ Against GOP

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Noam Chomsky: President Obama should issue a general pardon for undocumented immigrants

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Bruce Springsteen: This Land Is Your Land

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Lucas Koerner: Between Recall Referendum and Parliamentary Coup: What’s going on in Venezuela?

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Noam Chomsky: After the Electoral Extravaganza

This talk was the second presentation in Massachusetts Peace Action’s Distinguished Peacebuilders Series

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Noam Chomsky: On Power and Ideology

Noam Chomsky Chicago’s at Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, hosted by Haymarket Books and the Chicago Center for Contemporary Theory

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Excerpt on foreign policy from Jeremy Corbyn’s address to the 2016 Labour Party Conference on September 28, 2016 in Liverpool, England

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Tim Wise: How Trump Uses Race to Divide & Conquer

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Noam Chomsky: Optimism

 

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Noam Chomsky: What Can Be Done?

 

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Noam Chomsky: In Conversation

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Henry A. Giroux: Trump and the Enablers of American Authoritarianism (2/2)

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Jack Rasmus: Labor Uprising in France

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Samantha Nutt: The real harm of the global arms trade

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Interview on Russia, NATO, and our mainstream media’s refusal to report on the New Cold War

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Norman Solomon: Trump, Sanders’ Next Steps & Media Coverage of the 2016 Race

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