Posted in #TheRealNews Burn It Down Politics and Movements: US

Tear gas for BLM, red carpet for MAGA marchers

Core organizer for BLM DC April Goggans, journalist Chuck Modiano, and TRNN investigative reporters Taya Graham and Stephen Janis join host Kim Brown Friday, Nov….

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Trump-appointed Voice of America CEO targets journalists’ independence

Despite a litany of lawsuits, whistleblower complaints, and congressional subpoenas, Trump-appointed CEO of the United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM) Michael Pack continues to…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Police Accountability Report Prisons and Policing

K-9 attacks: The new (old) face of police brutality

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US Racial Justice The Marc Steiner Show

Marc Steiner Show: DeRay McKesson on the movement; Debating Black expatriation from the US

In the second episode of the Marc Steiner Show, DeRay McKesson, an educator, author, civil rights and Black Lives Matter advocate, talks about next steps…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US Prisons and Policing

Anti-Abortion protesters get special treatment from the police

Between May 24 and Aug. 22, 2020, the United States saw a wave of nearly 11,000 racial justice protests. The Armed Conflict Location and Event…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Burn It Down election 2020 Politics and Movements: US

The real winner of Election 2020? Drugs.

Law Enforcement Action Partnership Executive Director Neill Franklin and NORML State Policies Coordinator Carly Wolf join host Kim Brown to discuss what the Election Day…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US Racial Justice

The American government’s campaign to criminalize BLM

TRNN spoke with journalist, author, and activist Eugene Puryear and ACLU Tennessee Policy Director Brandon Tucker about America’s long, tortured, and ongoing legacy of clamping…

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Posted in #Environment #TheRealNews climate crisis election 2020 Politics and Movements: US

Florida ‘rights of nature’ amendment protects ecosystems and the right to clean water

Chuck O’Neal of the Florida Rights of Nature Network and Thomas Linzey of the Center for Democratic and Environmental Rights joined TRNN on Election Day…

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Posted in #TheRealNews election 2020 Politics and Movements: US

‘The’ Black/Latinx vote is a myth

If Black and Latinx voters are not monoliths, why do media outlets continue to use categories like “the Black vote” or “the Latinx vote”? TRNN…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Police Accountability Report Prisons and Policing

The law enforcement lies distorting the ‘Defund the Police’ movement

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Posted in #TheRealNews election 2020 Politics and Movements: US Racial Justice

What Wisconsin’s vote says about America’s future

Trump supporters and protesters demonstrate in front of the Kenosha Courthouse on September 01, 2020 in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Kerem Yucel / AFP via Getty Images…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Burn It Down Donald Trump election 2020 Politics and Movements: US

Thought Trump was through? Cue the coup

 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hugs the American flag as he arrives for a campaign rally at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa Florida,…

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Posted in #Republicans #TheRealNews COVID-19 Donald Trump election 2020 Politics and Movements: US The Run Up

How Big Tech and the GOP fueled the rise of QAnon

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US

How diverse, progressive coalitions can build power in Florida

Transcript: Marc Steiner: Good to have you all with us here. We’re about to have join us here Rachel Gilmer, who is the Co-director of…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US Racial Justice The Marc Steiner Show

Marc Steiner Show: Black and Indigenous antifascism; Cindy Blackman Santana on music and social justice

In the premier episode of the Marc Steiner Show, as fears mount over political violence in the wake of the election, Dr. Nikki Taylor and…

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Posted in #Accessibility #TheRealNews Burn It Down covid disability disability rights Disabled human rights pandemic Politics and Movements: US

Dehumanizing the disabled won’t end with a Dem in office

Investigative journalist Justine Barron and journalist, organizer, and founding executive director of Crushing Colonialism Jen Deerinwater join us for the discussion. The Disabled have loudly…

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Posted in #TheRealNews #Trump Joe Biden Politics and Movements: US

This is Not a Drill: The Transition from Trump to Biden

“The popular front is dead. Long live the popular front.” This story also appeared in Organizing Upgrade Hosts Adam Gold and Rishi Awatramani return to…

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Posted in #TheRealNews election 2020 Politics and Movements: US

AOC: Beating Trump is not enough

Progressives say Joe Biden’s victory over Donald Trump, who has refused to accept the result of the election, is not enough to address the record…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: US Racial Justice

Rappers can’t make Black capitalism work for Black people

Rush transcript: Jacqueline Luqman: The economic situation for black Americans was dire before the pandemic. But since then, it is absolutely apocalyptic. And if the…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Briahna Joy Gray election 2020 Politics and Movements: US Why You Should Give a F*ck

Young people must take hold of their political future

Rush Transcript: Tunde:                          The season finale for America, aka the 2020 election, is finally here. We made it. Yay. Full disclosure, this is actually pre-taped,…

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Posted in #TheRealNews climate change climate crisis election election 2020 oil Politics and Movements: US

Big Oil loses out on Election Day and other climate crisis wins, explained

Welcome back to the Climate Crisis News Roundup, elections postmortem edition.  Election Day has come and gone. At the presidential level, after days of anxious…

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