Joe Biden Was Instrumental in Launching the Iraq War

A new documentary detailing Joe Biden’s pivotal role in launching the Iraq War exposes just how far he’s trying to distance himself from his war vote. We speak to the film’s director, Mark Weisbrot. The post Joe Biden Was Instrumental in Launching the Iraq War appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/biden-launch-iraq-war-documentary Droolin’ […]

Police Arrest Man for Holding a Sign, But That Was Just the Beginning

The arrest of an auditor for holding a sign was just the first in a series of questionable charges that raise fundamental questions about the true imperative of American policing. The post Police Arrest Man for Holding a Sign, But That Was Just the Beginning appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/police-arrest-man-holding-sign-first-amendment-accountability-auditor Droolin’ […]

Mayoral Transportation Forum

Voting local is the single most important thing you can do to make Baltimore a more livable city. Join us to hear from Mayoral candidates about their visions for Baltimore’s transportation future. This forum is hosted by Bikemore in Action 501(c)(4), and developed in partnership with The Real News Network, Central Maryland Transportation Alliance, Baltimore […]

Unreported Opposition Violence Continues in Venezuela

Venezuela’s opposition has a long history of burning government buildings, health clinics, and the local headquarters of the country’s social missions. The violence continues, but these acts of opposition violence are rarely covered in the press. The post Unreported Opposition Violence Continues in Venezuela appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/opposition-violence-venezuela-unreported-violence Droolin’ Dog […]

International Banks and Law Firms Are at the Heart of South Africa’s Corruption

In South Africa, corruption is called state capture. A new report by Shadow World Investigations reveals how world bankers, lawyers, and accountants manipulate politicians. We speak with Andrew Feinstein, the report’s author. The post International Banks and Law Firms Are at the Heart of South Africa’s Corruption appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: […]

Trump’s New Rule Favors Pollution Over US Waterways

Trump’s years of dogged attacks on the Clean Water Rule have finally succeeded, and big ag and fossil fuel industries are rejoicing. The post Trump’s New Rule Favors Pollution Over US Waterways appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/trump-clean-water-rule-pollution-waterways Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was […]

Ilhan Omar’s ‘Pathway to Peace’ Would Revolutionize US Foreign Policy

The seven bills would steer US foreign policy towards international norms and remove support for human rights violators. While the chances are slim that these bills will pass, they outline a progressive foreign policy. The post Ilhan Omar’s ‘Pathway to Peace’ Would Revolutionize US Foreign Policy appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/ilhan-omar-pathway-to-peace-revolutionize-us-foreign-policy […]

War Criminal Omar Bashir Faces Trial in the Hague as Sudan Aligns Itself with the West

Sudan has been through a revolution, but it’s unclear what former President Bashir’s extradition to the ICC indicates for the future of the country. Has Sudan been seduced by Western power and capital? The post War Criminal Omar Bashir Faces Trial in the Hague as Sudan Aligns Itself with the West appeared first on The […]

Canada Sees a ‘Watershed Moment’ in the Struggle for Indigenous Rights

Indigenous lawyer Pamela Palmater says ongoing solidarity protests show Canadians grasp more than ever how their government is violating indigenous rights. The post Canada Sees a ‘Watershed Moment’ in the Struggle for Indigenous Rights appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/canada-indigenous-rights-wetsuweten-pipeline-protest Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The […]

The Neoliberal ‘New’ Deal: The Rich Drink for Free While the Poor Pay More

A water billing scandal in one of the country’s poorest cities reveals an overarching truism: Neoliberalism is a conduit for rampant inequality. The post The Neoliberal ‘New’ Deal: The Rich Drink for Free While the Poor Pay More appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/neoliberal-new-deal-rich-drink-free-poor-pay-more-water Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared […]