Nigerians Reject US Imperialism With #EndSARS Protests

By Jacqueline Luqman, The Real News. -

Massive and intense protests against the controversial Special Anti-Robbery Squad, or SARS unit, have been going on for at least four weeks now in Nigeria, but tensions between the SARS unit and [...]

Empire Update: Afghanistan/Somalia Withdrawal Scam; Trump Weighs WWIII

By Abby Martin, The Empire Files. -

The Empire Update for Nov. 23 covering the Grand Finale of Trump's promise to end the Afghanistan War; what's really behind the Somalia troop withdrawal; US-backed monarchy sparks new potential [...]

Tear Gas For BLM, Red Carpet For MAGA Marchers

By Kim Brown, The Real News. -

Welcome to Burn It Down with Kim Brown. Striking video footage there in Washington, DC as the klan came to town. Oh, they weren't the klan? Well, they kind of looked like the klan to me or at [...]

On Contact: Covid-19 And America’s Health Care Crisis

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to Dr. Margaret Flowers about the Covid-19 pandemic and the catastrophic response to the public health crisis under America's for-profit healthcare [...]

On Contact: American Fascists And The Christian Right

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to the Rev. Dr. Mel White about the Christian Right, which Hedges describes as “a homegrown fascist movement.” It has been organizing to take political [...]

What Biden’s Election Means For Venezuela

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

Leo Flores of CODEPINK joins Anya Parampil to discuss what the election of Joe Biden will mean for US Venezuela policy, and the importance of Venezuela’s upcoming parliamentary elections in [...]

Update: Abby Martin’s Lawsuit Over Israel Loyalty Oath Mandate In US

By Empire Files. -

New developments in Abby Martin's major lawsuit challenging unconstitutional pro-Israel, anti-BDS law in the state of Georgia. Abby Martin: "In February of this year, I was supposed to give a [...]

On Contact: American Dissent

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to Professor Paul Street about the outcome of the US presidential election, and how despite likely losing, Donald Trump has solidified an angry, disposed [...]

Capitalism’s Worst Nightmare

By Richard Wolff, Democracy at Work. -

On this week's show, Prof. Wolff explores what major social changes will flow from today's combination of major economic crash and the viral pandemic (capitalism's worst nightmare). To answer, we [...]

Deception 2020: The Struggle Is The Same

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

In this eighth and final installment of the Deception 2020 Series, we uplift the solidarity of the shaken – acknowledging how shitty things feel right now while highlighting the power and hope [...]

Deception 2020: Every Vote Counts (Many Restrictions Apply)

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

In this seventh installment of the Deception 2020 Series, we dig into literal and figurative levers of electoral power. How legit are our elections? And if they aren't, what are we even saying [...]

On Contact: The Disintegrating Media Landscape

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to journalist and author Matt Taibbi about the rapidly disintegrating media landscape and the consequences of that disintegration. Taibbi has been [...]

Deception 2020: The One Thing Democrats And Republicans Always Agree On

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

In this sixth installment of the Deception 2020 Series, we highlight the most vibrant common thread between both of our corporate parties: imperialism. We sit down with Leonardo Flores to discuss [...]

Deception 2020: It’s Not The Most Important Election

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

In this fifth installment of the Deception 2020 Series, we dig into that trite line about “the most important election of our time!” You’ve likely heard it before – chances are you’ll hear it [...]

Deception 2020: It’s Not Propaganda When We Do It

By Eleanor Goldfield, Art Killing Apathy. -

In this fourth installment of the Deception 2020 Series, we dig into the cesspool of propaganda – the red, white and blue kind. Joined by Mickey Huff, Director of Project Censored, we turn the [...]