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Is it time to talk about armed-self defense for Black people?

Rush transcript: Jacqueline Luqman: This is Jacqueline Luqman with The Real News Network. The nation is enduring a long period of unrest. Complete with protests…

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Posted in #Riots #TheRealNews black lives matter Dr. Gerald Horne Jacqueline Luqman looting property damage protests University of Houston

America’s settler colonialist roots explain how we see property rights

How the colonization of the United States helped create the American obsession with property rights and property damage over people’s rights. The post America’s settler…

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Posted in #Racism #Riots #TheRealNews 1619 project black lives matter colonialism confederate statues congo Gandhi gerald horne Jacqueline Luqman leopold monuments protests statues white supremacist

Tearing Down White Supremacist Monuments Isn’t Empty Symbolism

The monuments represent more than just the people they honor. They symbolize the brutal legacy of white supremacy, racism, colonialism, and genocide we live with…

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Posted in #FBI #Surveillance #TheRealNews anti-communism anti-imperialists Chip Gibbons Cointelpro Contras direct non-violent action International Solidarity Movement Iran-Contra Jacqueline Luqman Nicaragua nobel peace prize Palestine Palmer Raids peace activism red scare spying

The FBI Is Still Hunting For Ways To Call US Activists Terrorists

The FBI wants you to believe they stopped spying on anti-imperialist, anti-capitalist activists. They haven’t. The post The FBI Is Still Hunting For Ways To…

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Posted in #CoronaVirus #Protest #TheRealNews capitalism coronavirus symptoms coronavirus testing COVID-19 doctors face masks for-profit healthcare healthcare workers healthcare workers action hospital management hospitals infection Jacqueline Luqman medical system michael pappas n95 neoliberal policy new york city nurses pandemic patient ratio personal protective equipment Private Healthcare sick leave Sinai ventilators virus worker protection

Healthcare Workers Punished For Challenging ‘Profit Over People’ Management

The US medical system’s drive to maximize profit has always been at the cost of public health, and amplifies the danger healthcare workers and their…

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Posted in #Chile #Police #Racism #TheRealNews #Venezuela abolition Angela Davis Bolivia Frank Chapman Jacqueline Luqman Max Rameau oppression Political Prisoners prison protests

Historic Radical Organization Relaunches to Fight Police Oppression

Jacqueline Luqman talks to Max Rameau about the relaunch of the National Alliance Against Racist & Political Repression, and the start of a national effort…

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Why Do Black People Always Have to Forgive?

As Botham Jean’s brother makes headlines for “forgiving” Amber Guyger, Real News hosts Jacqueline Luqman and Lisa McCray discuss what Christian forgiveness in the face…

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Posted in #Africa #China #Israel #Russia #TheRealNews Africans AFRICOM Belgium Berlin Conference Black Alliance for Peace Chad colonialism congo Djibouti France friends of the Congo Green New Deal Jacqueline Luqman King Leopold Kwame Ture manufacturing maurice carney minerals NATO neocolonialism Niger Patrice Lumumba renewable energy resources telecommunications trade

The Modern Day Scramble for Africa

From the US to China to Israel to Russia, governments are positioning resources – both civilian and military – in various African nations for various…

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Posted in #Blexit #Racism #TheRealNews Baltimore Brandon Walker Candace Owens Democratic Party Donald Trump grassroots Jacqueline Luqman Leftists local politics plantation party Republican Party right wing third party Turning Point USA white supremacy

Black Leftists Challenge #Blexit And Political Misleadership In Baltimore

Candace Owens of the right-wing org Turning Point USA held the group’s #Blexit conference at Baltimore’s Ram’s Head Live last week. The event itself was…

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Posted in #Biden #Racism #TheRealNews #Venezuela 2020 debates 3 million words 30 million words CornPop Jacqueline Luqman maduro parenting record player Ryan Cooper sanctions slavery Uncle Joe Biden

Joe Biden’s ‘Gaffes’ Are Much Bigger Problem for Democrats Than Embarrassment

Joe Biden’s comments off-the-cuff comments aren’t playing well to audiences any more. Is this an indication of a too-long political career finally declining, or is…

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Posted in #Education #Racism #TheRealNews bernie sanders Corey Booker Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren greg wilpert HBCU Helena Olea inequality Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg presidential debates reparations

3rd Democratic Debate: Education, Inequality, and Racism (2/3)

Our panel on the 3rd Democratic presidential debate takes a closer look at how the candidates look at and overlook crucial issues related to inequality…

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Posted in #Healthcare #TheRealNews bernie sanders Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren greg wilpert Helena Olea Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg private health insurance

3rd Democratic Debate: Medicare for All as the Bogeyman? (1/3)

The third Democratic Party’s presidential debate featured all ten front-runners for the first time. In segment one of our debate discussion, we take a closer…

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Posted in #TheRealNews #Venezuela Afghanistan bernie sanders Central America Corey Booker Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren foreign policy greg wilpert Helena Olea Iraq Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg presidential debates

3rd Democratic Debate: Foreign Policy Continues Imperialist Tradition (3/3)

While most Democratic candidates are finally shifting the debate on Afghanistan, 18 years after the war began, the discussion on other issues, such as Latin…

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Posted in #Democrats #Elections #Republicans #SCOTUS #TheRealNews ballot initiative Common Cause Dan Vicuña gerrymandering GOP Jacqueline Luqman legislature north carolina redistricting voting

North Carolina Did What SCOTUS Wouldn’t – Ended GOP Gerrymandering

A North Carolina state court panel stopped the GOP’s gerrymandering plan by ruling that the maps drawn for GOP-dominated voting districts were in violating of…

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Posted in #Poverty #Racism #TheRealNews Baltimore Brazil Eddie Conway favelas Ferguson Freddie Gray haiti Haitian Revolution Jacqueline Luqman Jair Bolsonaro militarized policing oppression rebellion riot slave rebellions uprising white supremacy

How Elites Crush Black Dissent

What does it mean for the people living under systemic oppression when society frames their rebellion as a riot? The post How Elites Crush Black…

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Posted in #Racism #TheRealNews ACLU Cassandra Stubbs Death Penalty death row Jacqueline Luqman jury selection lynching north carolina prison prosecutors racial bias Racial Justice Act Supreme Court

North Carolina Supreme Court Begins Case on Racial Bias in Jury Selection

The North Carolina Supreme Court is hearing a case to decide if racial bias will be allowed to continue in jury selection, or if the…

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Posted in #Racism #TheRealNews Black Capitalism empowerment zones gentrification Home Ownership Homestead Act Jacqueline Luqman Jim Crow Mehrsa Baradaran opportunity zones racial wealth gap real estate redlining Richard Nixon segregation zoning laws

Racial Inequality Is Rooted in Denial of Home and Land Ownership

The racial wealth gap in the US is directly linked to the ways in which Blacks were prevented from home and property ownership, while the…

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Posted in #Florida #Republicans #SCOTUS #TheRealNews 2020 Brian Kemp discrimination Donald Trump Georgia GOP Greg Palast Jacqueline Luqman Rick Scott Stacey Abrams voter disenfranchisement Voter Purges voter suppression voters Voting Right Act VRA

Corporate Interests Use Voter Purges To Disenfranchise Citizens

The SCOTUS decision in Shelby County v Holder ruled that Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 is unconstitutional. Greg Palast talks about…

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Posted in #Democrats #FBI #Racism #Republicans #Terrorism #TheRealNews BIE black identity extremists conservatives Daryl Johnson DHS domestic terrorists Donald Trump Ferguson Fox News Greg Huffman Jacqueline Luqman right wing tea party white supremacy

DHS Was Tracking White Supremacist Terrorists, but Nobody Wanted to Listen

No one listened when the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI sounded the alarm about the rise of white supremacist and far-right domestic terrorism,…

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Posted in #Racism #TheRealNews barack obama bigotry Charleston Charlottesville conservative corporate media dayton ohio domestic terrorism Donald Trump Dylan Rodriguez Eddie Conway El Paso illiberal Jacqueline Luqman Media oppression white supremacy

Why Corporate Media Doesn’t Talk Honestly About Racism

Media conversations about racism are rarely accurate, let alone honest, facilitating the status quo and hindering systemic change. A discussion between Dylan Rodriguez, Eddie Conway,…

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Federal Ex-Offenders at Risk of Losing Ties to Their Community in DC

A DC Real estate mega-developer has reneged on an agreement to lease one of his properties for a re-entry program for 300 men returning from…

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