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"Officer Bubbles"-  From Bubbles to Bookings?
 
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Toronto police officer threatens to arrest G20 activist for blowing bubbles during a mass detention in Toronto's Parkdale community. Woman is later arrested along with twenty others while dozens more are detained and searched. For a more complete account of the events of that day, watch the video "Toronto Community Defends G20 Activists" at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVwXOKZh4Os Filmed by Nazrul Islam. For more visit www.therealnews.com
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Hedges: Jeremy Hammond Exposed State's Plan to Criminalize Democratic Dissent
 
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Christopher Hedges, on the sentencing of Jeremy Hammond, says there will be no free press without figures like Hammond and Manning
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Corporate Media is Destroying Democracy - Phil Donahue on Reality Asserts Itself (2/3)
 
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Mr. Donahue says that corporate media doesn't rock the boat, it is the boat Watch full episode http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=832&Itemid=74&jumival=1237
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Police Brutalize 78-Year-Old CIA Whistleblower Protesting at Torturer Gina Haspel’s Senate Hearing
 
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Ray McGovern, who worked as a CIA analyst for 27 years, disrupted the Senate confirmation hearing for CIA director nominee Gina Haspel, protesting her overseeing of torture. Police threw the 78-year-old whistleblower to the ground, dislocating his arm. TRNN's Ben Norton reports. Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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The Truth About the 2008 Financial Meltdown and How it Contributed to Trump’s Rise (Pt 2/2)
 
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What is the truth behind the 2008 Financial Collapse, why was no one prosecuted and how did Obama’s not prosecuting the “banksters” and strengthening Glass Steagal lead to Trump in the White House? Economist Bill Black joins us bring clarity to this mystery. Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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Scheer and Hedges: They Know Everything About You (4/7)
 
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A debate emerges between Bob Scheer and Chris Hedges on whether the state can reform its own surveillance practices and whether it can be held accountable by appealing to constitutional principles
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The Pathology of the Rich - Chris Hedges on Reality Asserts Itself (1/2)
 
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On RAI with Paul Jay, Chris Hedges discusses the psychology of the super rich; their sense of entitlement, the dehumanization of workers, and mistaken belief that their wealth will insulate them from the coming storms http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=11150
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Obama's War on Whistle Blowers
 
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Attorney Jesslyn Radack: More whistle blowers have been charged during Obama admin. then all other presidents together (speech at Sam Adams Awards). Jesselyn Radack was the Justice Dept attorney who stood up for the Constitutional rights of John Walker Lindh, a young U.S. citizen captured in Afghanistan and widely denigrated as the "American Taliban." Lindh became the first American to be tortured by Americans there. Radack revealed Lindh had not been allowed a lawyer and other rights. The Justice Department then made Racack a target of a criminal investigation and put her on the "No-Fly" List. She is now the Human Rights Director for the Government Accountability Project.
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Harvey Weinstein and the Democratic Party - Thomas Frank on RAI (9/9)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Tom Frank says in the world of the wealthy, liberalism is something you do to offset your rapacious behavior in other spheres - with host Paul Jay Find this Thomas Frank series at http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Taking From the Many to Give to the Few - David Cay Johnston on Reality Asserts Itself (1/4)
 
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Mr. Johnston, a renowned investigative journalist, says he used to believe if you worked hard you would prosper, but now, there is a completely different environment
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TORONTO G20 - THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME
 
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Are extraordinary police powers and cuts to people's safety net the G20 plan for the future?
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The Promise of real news
 
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The Real News is a non-profit news and documentary network focused on providing independent and uncompromising journalism. Our staff, in collaboration with courageous journalists around the globe, will investigate, report and debate stories on the critical issues of our times. We are member supported and do not accept advertising, government or corporate funding.
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Veterans Head To Standing Rock To Support 'We The People'
 
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Reporting from Standing Rock in North Dakota Visit http://therealnews.com for more videos. Lauretta Prevost with Mirrors and Hammers Productions,www.mirrorsandhammers.com
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Gore Vidal on the media
 
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Visit the community: http://therealnewsjunkies.ning.com Have TV journalists learned anything from the last several years? Says Vidal: "Everybody with an IQ above room temperature is on to the con act of our media. They are obeying bigger, richer interests than informing the public -- which is the last thing that corporate America has ever been interested in doing."
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Donald Trump is a Classic Corporatist
 
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Radical anthropologist David Graeber analyzes how Trump fits into US history who represents real estate interests above all else Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Obama Chose Wall St. Over Main St. - Thomas Frank on RAI (8/9)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Thomas Frank says the Democratic Party must acknowledge that in 2008 the crash and the discrediting of Bush, created conditions for much a more progressive policy - but Obama did not step up; with host Paul Jay Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Thomas Frank on the Demise of the Democratic Party
 
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Katie Halper interviews Thomas Frank, author of 'Listen Liberal', who says the Democratic Party has become the party of affluent professionals and has lost touch with workers and the poor Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Strategic denial of oil in Haiti?
 
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Engdahl: Geo-physics suggest there could be massive oil and mineral deposits in Haiti
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Who Makes US Foreign Policy? - Lawrence Wilkerson on Reality Asserts Itself (1/3)
 
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Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson says US foreign policy is made by the oligarchs
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The Rise of Jeremy Corbyn and Class Struggle in the UK Labour Party - RAI with Leo Panitch (3/4)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Prof. Panitch talks about how the Labour Party moved from being a Tony Blair party of class reconciliation and war, to a truly left mass party with more than 600,000 members that may take power Watch full series http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=832&Itemid=74&jumival=1699 Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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The Billionaire Class is Not Fit to Rule - Paul Jay
 
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The ruling elites are creating a world where the majority of people suffer the consequences of the climate crisis and massive unemployment while the super-rich use artificial intelligence to save themselves - a commentary by TRNN’s Senior Editor Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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The Left Must Get Ready to Seize the Next Financial Crisis? (Pt 2/2)
 
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Instead of bailing out banks when the next global financial crisis hits, we need to be prepared to nationalize them and create a public banking sector, which will not only be a way out of the crisis, but will also help prevent future crises, says Thomas Hanna of the Democracy Collaborative Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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Chris Hedges: The Surrender of the Liberal Left to Neoliberalism Gave Us Proto-fascism
 
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The demonization of third parties misses the fact that roots of our current situation are austerity, deindustrialization, and the impoverishment of half the nation, says journalist Chris Hedges Visit http://therealnews.com for more videos.
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Growing Up in the USSR - RAI with A. Buzgalin (1/12)
 
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Prof. Alexander Buzgalin joins Paul Jay on Reality Asserts Itself; born two years after the death of Stalin, he talks about growing up in the Soviet Union Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Debunking the Putin Panic with Stephen F. Cohen
 
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There is much to criticize the Russian president for, says Professor Stephen F. Cohen of Princeton and NYU, but many US political and media claims about Putin are false - and reckless Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate. Watch Part 1 here: https://therealnews.com/stories/the-russia-national-security-crisis-is-a-u-s-creation
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Clinton and Obama Helped Make the Dems a Wall Street Party- Thomas Frank on RAI (6/9)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Thomas Frank, author of Listen Liberal, says Democratic Party administrations allowed the big banks to run economic policy and create exploding income inequality - with host Paul Jay watch full series http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=33&Itemid=74&jumival=1649 Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Chris Hedges: It’s Our Bombs, Not Trump’s Comments, that Fuel Hatred Towards the United States
 
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Veteran journalist Chris Hedge says though Clinton’s rhetoric on Muslims is more palatable, she has been an enthusiastic supporter of 'bombing our way to peace' in the Middle East Visit http://therealnews.com for more videos.
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Howard Zinn's "Three Holy Wars"
 
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More at http://therealnews.com/t/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=102 Howard Zinn speaks at the Progressive's 100 Anniversary Conference for more info visit http://www.progressive.org/
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Turning Power into Money, the End of the Soviet Union – RAI with A. Buzgalin (4/12)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Prof. Alexander Buzgalin says that many Communist Party leaders supported Gorbachev’s perestroika reforms, but what they really wanted, was to drop restrictions on accumulating great wealth - with host Paul Jay Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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How We Broke the Bank of England - Robert Johnson on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8)
 
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Mr. Johnson says, "I used to tell my dad, if I'm fortunate enough to see St. Peter and get through the gate, I'm not going to get in because I helped knock off the British pound" watch full episode http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=832&Itemid=74&jumival=1200
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Vijay Prashad: The Foreign Policy of the 1%
 
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Keynote at 2016 Saudi Arabia Summit organized by Code Pink in Washington DC
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Michael Hudson: Argentina's New $50 Billion IMF Loan Is Designed to Replay its 2001 Crisis
 
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The recently elected neoliberal government of Mauricio Macri has decided to seek a $50 billion IMF credit line, which will only enable more capital flight for the upper class and greater unpayable debt for the rest of the population, says the economist Michael Hudson Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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Pennsylvania to Become 'Gasland'?
 
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Standing on top of one of the world's largest natural gas fields, some Pennsylvanians prepare to take on their new governor, the gas indusrty, the famous 'Halliburton Loophole', and Karl Rove in order to stop the drilling. For more visit www.therealnews.com Produced by Jesse Freeston and Malak Behrouznami.
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To rob a country, own a bank Pt2
 
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William Black: The finance sector is a huge parasite, it transfers wealth from the poor to the wealthy. Watch Pt3 of this story at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_xdQyfNLnc&feature=channel
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Does the Russiagate Narrative Protect Those with Power and Influence? Q&A (Pt 2/5)
 
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Watch Part 2 of Paul Jay and Aaron Mate's interactive discussion with viewers about the controversy over Trump's visit to Helsinki - From a live recording on July 18th, 2018 watch full series https://therealnews.com/series/qa-with-paul-jay-and-aaron-mate Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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Is the US Ramping Up Its Military Presence in Syria and Planning to Attack Iran for Israel?
 
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Col. Larry Wilkerson speaking at the National Press Club the day before the official AIPAC Conference. The alternative conference was titled: 'U.S.-Israel Relations and Middle East Policy' Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Max Blumenthal Reveals Surveillance Program in Yemen Run by Cambridge Analytica Parent Company SCL
 
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Journalist Max Blumenthal published documents showing how Cambridge Analytica's parent company SCL Group ran a secret counter-insurgency operation in Yemen on behalf of a US-based military contractor, called Project Titania. The UK government likely contracted it, exploiting NGOs and spying on populations in the Middle East Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Corbyn: Does Strike on Syria Justify Bombing Saudi Arabia over Yemen?
 
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Leftist leader of Britain's Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn said the US-UK-France missile strike on Syria was “legally questionable,” and its rationale could be used to justify bombing Saudi Arabia over its devastating war on Yemen. TRNN's Ben Norton reports. Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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The Russia "National Security Crisis" is a U.S. Creation
 
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President Trump's warm words for Vladimir Putin and his failure to endorse U.S. intelligence community claims about alleged Russian meddling have been called "treasonous" and the cause of a "national security crisis." There is a crisis, says Prof. Stephen F. Cohen, but one of our own making Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate. Watch Part 2 here: https://therealnews.com/stories/debunking-the-putin-panic-with-stephen-f-cohen
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Obama Expands Militarization of Police
 
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Among items transfered to local law enforcement agencies have been assault rifles and grenade launchers, even Blackhawk helicopters and .50 caliber machine guns ; In fiscal year 2011 alone, the Pentagon transferred almost $500 million worth of materials to domestic law enforcement -- near double the previous year's total
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Obama Says Inequality Led to Rise of the Right, but Takes No Responsibility for It  (2/2)
 
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Prof. Leo Panitch and Paul Jay discuss Obama’s Mandela lecture where he describes how globalization led to the politics of fear and resentment, but won’t acknowledge how global capitalism and his presidency created the conditions for it Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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U.S. Threatens Nuclear Deal it Admits Iran Respects - How Will Tehran Respond?
 
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In part one of our interview, Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a former senior Iranian diplomat, analyzes the Trump administration's "review" of the Iran nuclear agreement despite acknowledging that Tehran is fulfilling its obligations. Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Socialism - RAI with A. Buzgalin (12/12)
 
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On Reality Asserts Itself, Prof. Alexandr Buzgalin says the conditions for socialism did not exist in the 1920’s but now they do, but there will be many zigs and zags getting there - with host Paul Jay Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.
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Vietnam and the Legacy of the JFK Presidency - Peter Kuznick on Reality Asserts Itself (1/2)
 
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On this episode of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay and historian Peter Kuznick discuss whether or not JFK intended to withdraw from Vietnam before his assassination watch full episode: http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=11049
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The Nina Turner Show: The Third Party Debate with Nick Brana
 
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At the People's Summit 2017, Nina Turner and Nick Brana of Draft Bernie for a People's Party debate whether or not the Democratic Party can be used to facilitate real, progressive change Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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History of the National Security State with Gore Vidal
 
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Donate at http://therealnews.com/donate Gore Vidal, Ray McGovern, Lawrence Wilkerson and Antonia Juhasz. The legendary author discusses his thesis on the construction of the national security state and a retired CIA officer responds. 2 additional interviews provide in-depth analysis from inside the halls of power.
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"Manufacturing Consent" 25 Years Later
 
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Edward S. Herman (co-author with Noam Chomsky of "Manufacturing Consent'): All the problems of the propaganda media model we talked about in the book have grown worse; new media like Real News show potential but need funding for more investigative journalism
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Inside a caucus: Iowa 2008
 
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Revealing look at an Iowa caucus: Is this democracy in action? Monday January 7th, 2008
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Report from Land Occupations in Post-Coup Honduras
 
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Poor farmers are taking more and more land from agribusiness that supported the 2009 military coup, and paying with their lives. Produced by Jesse Freeston. For more videos like this one, visit www.therealnews.com
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Congress's "Show Trial" of Big Tech over Russia
 
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Twitter, Facebook, and Google were brought before Congress last week over claims about Russian use of their platforms to influence the 2016 election. We speak to Yasha Levine, author of the forthcoming "Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet." Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.
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