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As Scotland remains tied to the UK, sociologist David Miller says class rather than national identity can best explain the outcome of the referendum
A recap of a panel that took place the night before The People's Climate March with authors Chris Hedges and Naomi Klein, 350.org founder Bill McKibben, Senator Bernie Sanders and Seattle Council member Kshama Sawant
Political pranksters stage a comical action at the Royal Bank of Canada
A panel on the urgency of climate change moderated by WNYC's Brian Lehrer and featuring authors Chris Hedges and Naomi Klein, 350.org founder Bill McKibben and Seattle Council member Kshama Sawant, with an opening speech by Senator Bernie Sanders.
Defense attorney Patrick Nightingale says decriminalization is only a step towards addressing the real problem of disproportionate arrests in African-American and minority communities
Activists Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese discuss the major climate change events taking place this weekend in New york City
As a new poll shows most Americans think Obama's ISIS strategy will fail, activists are challenging Congress to reject military solutions
Some lawmakers are trying to ensure debate and vote after Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Dempsey raised the possibility
Lecturer Peter Watt discusses the issues and history surrounding Scottish Independence
Vijay Prashad: If the West is serious about tackling ISIS it must lessen the chaos within Syria and seek a political solution
Deepa Kumar and Peter Hart say the mainstream media is working to manufacture consent for further military action in Syria and Iraq
TRNN hears from both sides of the debate on whether to vote for independence from the United Kingdom
Prof. Gerald Epstein is skeptical about new Fed rules and the appointment of Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer to head the Financial Stability Committee
We have to decide, who will make change and who we are making the news for.
As the climate justice movement prepares for an historic convergence in NYC, political economist Patrick Bond warns that the "big tent approach" of the People's Climate March might backfire
Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act.
Eddie Conway and Gerald Horne explore the forgotten history of the U.S. national anthem as Baltimore celebrates its 200th anniversary
Andrew Levine says Obama is continuing a triumphalist policy towards Russia
"The State Targeted the Panthers Because We Were Socialists, Not Because We Were Armed" - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8)
Mr. Conway says the Panthers were also a threat because they recognized the humanity of and worked with all ethnic groups
Though Senate Republicans have thwarted a constitutional amendment to rein in campaign contributions, Democrats can pursue alternative strategies to increase transparency without a supermajority