Scheer Intelligence: Justice Ginsburg’s Life And Legacy

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

The documentary filmmakers discuss their film “RBG” on the life and career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. While Justice Ginsburg did not grant access to filmmakers Betsy West and [...]

Scheer Intelligence: How Today’s Uprisings Compare To The 1960s Rebellions

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The 1960s live on in U.S. memory as an era of counterculture rebellions and the civil rights movement that changed the course of the nation’s history. The mass uprisings that took place from [...]

Scheer Intellience: The 1918 ‘Spanish Flu’ Was A US Export

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Don’t say we weren’t warned.  As President Trump’s subversion of science wreaks havoc with American society, the reappearance on bestseller lists of John Barry’s 2004 classic work, “The Great [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Revolt Of The Black Athlete

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Howard Bryant is a senior writer for ESPN.com and appears regularly on the sports network and NPR. His most recent book “The Heritage: Black Athletes, A Divided America, and the Politics of [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Something’s Rotten In The Corporate States Of America

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Beginning with the slave trade and leading all the way up to the climate crisis, author Barbara Freese’s “Industrial Strength Denial” examines eight of private industries’ most egregious crimes [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Questioning Corporate Media’s Thirst For Scandal In The Age Of #MeToo

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The Times Literary Supplement in a rave review of JoAnn Wypijewski’s provocative new book states: “It is thrilling and cathartic to watch Wypijewski slice through our culture’s flabbiest [...]

Are Russia And US Different When It Comes To Election Meddling?

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On this week’s installment of “Scheer Intelligence,” Robert Scheer challenges guest David Shimer on the fundamental conclusions of his new book, “Rigged: America, Russia and 100 Years of Covert [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Unbearable Violence Of Being American

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America’s military industrial complex and multiple presidential administrations have funnelled several generations of soldiers through unwinnable wars from Vietnam to Afghanistan and Iraq [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Cartoonist The Cops Didn’t Let Get Away

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Ted Rall, the Pulitzer Prize finalist, columnist and cartoonist joins Robert Scheer on in this week’s episode of “Scheer Intelligence” to talk about his firing by the Los Angeles Times and and [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Price Of Ignoring The Ferguson Uprising

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August 9 will mark six years since 18-year-old Michael Brown was murdered by policeman Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Miss. Since then, Wilson has walked free and the systemic issues that have [...]

Scheer Intelligence: For Many Young People, Socialism Is As American As Apple Pie

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In the devastating aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, many young Americans who felt betrayed by capitalism were introduced to socialism by Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaigns. Meagan Day, [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Powerful Past, Present And Future Of Black Lives Matter

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Black Lives Matter was founded in 2013 after the murder of Trayvon Martin highlighted the dangers Black children, women and men face daily because of the color of their skin. The grassroots [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Cynical Forces Behind America’s Forever Wars

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American interventionism in the Middle East has resulted in two of the longest wars in U.S. history, and led to countless deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as widespread instability in the [...]

Fortress On A Hill: Interview With Larry Wilkerson

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Powerful.  That’s how I’d describe today’s episode.  A deep dive into the mind of COL(R) Larry Wilkerson, his career as a U.S. Army officer to include combat in Vietnam, his close professional [...]

Scheer Intelligence: A Global Look At The Virus That Upended The World

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Incendiary, often racist theories and news about the coronavirus seem to have spread around the world at nearly the same speed as the virus. Fortunately a new PBS NOVA documentary titled [...]

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