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Rachel Boothroyd: Why has Venezuela’s Supreme Court Assumed Legislative Power?

Discussion on the Venezuelan TSJ’s move to assume the legislative power of the AN

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The US has been accused of killing more than 200 civilians in Mosul, Iraq as a result of airstrikes against the Islamic State

Richard Silverstein: Arrest of Omar Barghouti

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Kim Scipes: Climate Change: Understanding and then Going “Outside the Box” for a Solution

From a talk at Open University of the Left, 3-18-2017, Chicago, Illinois

Vincent Emanuele: Creating an Effective Left for an Unstable Future

A talk at Open University of the Left

Nick Brana: Campaign Calls on Bernie Sanders to Lead a New Party

It’s time to give up expecting progressive change from the Democratic Party

Chris Hedges: Trump, Fascism & the Christian Right

For the first time in modern history, a fringe wing of Christian extremists have obtained the highest seats of power in the US government-from Mike Pence to Betsy DeVos

Amy Goodman: NOAM CHOMSKY – The 5 Filters of the Mass Media Machine

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Asaf Harel: Israeli TV Host Implores Israelis: Wake Up and Smell the Apartheid

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Gary Cohen: Global Warming is a Public Health Nightmare

Increased rates of asthma, infectious disease, and water contamination are some of the hazards faced by the global community

Michael Moore: Michael Moore’s terrifying warning: ‘It will be as bad or worse’ than you think

“When he says he believes he could shoot somebody in the head and get away with it, he’s proven he can do that over and over again”

Lonnie Ray Atkinson: Good old fashioned feudalism

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Jessica González: FCC Under Trump: Net Neutrality & Internet Freedom Face New Attack

President Donald Trump’s newly appointed chair of the Federal Communications Commission, Ajit Pai, has begun to attack net neutrality rules and other consumer protections

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Calling the police on corporations

Noam Chomsky: The new Trump era

Noam Chomsky on the new Trump era – UpFront special

Elizabeth Warren: 2017 Progressive Congress Strategy Summit Speech

“We need to make very clear that we, as progressives, as Democrats, as Americans, stand for a bold progressive agenda.”

Noam Chomsky: Is Trump Consistent?

Talk on a Trump presidency

Lonnie Ray Atkinson: Unsafe Words: Ain’t my fault

A look at violence in the U.S.

Edward Snowden: History of Intelligence Agencies

On January 15th acTVism Munich organized its largest event yet that took place under the title “Freedom & Democracy – Global Issues in Context”

Lonnie Ray Atkinson: Applying for a permit

On white privilege and terrorism

Phyllis Bennis: Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem, A Dangerous Provocation

The Trump administration might make a historic break with US policy and follow through on its rhetoric

Meryl Streep: Meryl Streep Speech The Golden Globes 2017

Meryl Streep addresses the stars assembled at the Golden Globes about her anxieties and distress at the advent of the Trump era in the United States.

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

Interview on how most Americans do not subscribe to Republican ideology, and how Democrats can mobilize popular support against the Republican agenda

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

A message on the critical problem faced by undocumented immigrants on the verge of a Trump presidency

Leonard Cohen: Everybody knows

Leonard Cohen’s lyrics are both prophetic and startlingly contemporary

The Real News: Anti-Trump Protests Continue Nationwide

Protests were held in New York, DC, and Austin over the weekend, while students in Portland walked out of class Monday

Bruce Springsteen: This Land Is Your Land

‘I don’t know if a lot of people feel if this song is true any more, and I’m not sure that it is, but I know that it ought to be.’

Various Contributors: Police Viciously Attack Peaceful Protestors at the Dakota Access Pipeline

Dozens of officers, backed by military trucks, police vans, machine guns, and nonlethal weapons, violently approached the group without warning

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

Interview on the status of the presidential recall referendum in Venezuela, and the opposition-held National Assembly’s recent attempt to impeach the president

Noam Chomsky: The Alien perspective on humanity

Interview on what an objective observer from out of space would see

Paul Lewis: Why the poorest county in West Virginia has faith in Trump

A look at the power of the Republican presidential nominee’s message in the poorest county of West Virginia

Phyllis Bennis: In Second Presidential Debate, Clinton Escalates Her Call for Military Solution in Syria

Interview on the foreign policy aspects of the second presidential debate

Noam Chomsky: After the Electoral Extravaganza

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

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

Jeremy Corbyn: On Foreign Policy

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

Vijay Prashad: US and Russia Agree to Cessation of Hostilities in Syria

As Syrian opposition groups retreat from the demand that President Assad step down, a ceasefire agreement becomes more feasible

Zillah Eisenstein: Race, Gender and Socialism

A discussion on race, gender, feminism, and socialism

Tim Wise: How Trump Uses Race to Divide & Conquer

The Trump campaign is just the latest in a centuries-long strategy of rich whites duping poor whites into channeling anger toward people of color, rather than the elite

Noam Chomsky: Optimism


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Noam Chomsky in conversation with Jonathan Freedland

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

‘Lesser evilism’ is the wrong way to frame the elections – it’s about what’s better for the strategic interests of an independent people’s struggle

Noam Chomsky: On Social Media

Does the internet help to form new social associations?

Jack Rasmus: Labor Uprising in France

Massive labor actions have been roiling France, as unions protest the policies of the nominally Socialist government

Sarah Harrison: Wikileaks: Interview with Investigations Editor Sarah Harrison

Interview on the case of Julian Assange, the findings of the UN working group on arbitrary detention, national security, international law and how one can support whistleblowers

Samantha Nutt: The real harm of the global arms trade

In some parts of the world, it’s easier to get an automatic rifle than a glass of clean drinking water

Noam Chomsky: Noam Chomsky in support of Julian Assange

A talk on freedom and democracy

Bernie Sanders: National Live Stream Address

The political revolution continues

Stephen F. Cohen: Why Is The Western Media Ignoring The New Cold War?

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

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