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"A Classic State Capitalist": How Donald Trump Profited from Public Subsidies & Political Favors

GuestsWayne Barrettinvestigative reporter who wrote for The Village Voice for 37 years. His 1991 biography of Donald Trump was just republished as an ebook with the title of Trump: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Deals, the Downfall, the Reinvention.This is viewer supported...

Vice President's Daughter Karenna Gore Arrested in the Trenches of a Climate Protest

Tim DeChristopher Arrested Again in the "Age of Anticipatory Mass Graves" for Climate VictimsGuestsKarenna Goreis the director of the Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminary. On Wednesday, she was arrested for protesting the West Roxbury pipeline being built by Spectra Energy....

Tim DeChristopher Arrested Again in the "Age of Anticipatory Mass Graves" for Climate Victims

Vice President's Daughter Karenna Gore Arrested in the Trenches of a Climate ProtestGuestsTim DeChristopheris a climate activist and founder of the Climate Disobedience Center. He spent 21 months in federal custody for posing as a bidder in 2008 to prevent oil and gas...

Headlines for June 29, 2016

Turkey: 41 Killed in Triple Suicide, Gun Attack at Istanbul AirportA triple suicide bombing and gun attack targeting Turkey’s main airport in Istanbul has killed 41 people and left 239 other injured. Authorities said three attackers arrived at the airport’s international terminal by...

"A Dark Day for the People of Puerto Rico": U.S. Senate Moves to OK "Colonial Control Board"

This is viewer supported newsThe U.S. Senate is expected to vote as soon as today to set up a federally appointed control board with sweeping powers to run Puerto Rico’s economy to help the island cope with its crippling debt crisis. The bill,...

Meet the Attorney Who Just Won the Historic Abortion Rights Case at the Supreme Court

GuestsStephanie Totithe lead counsel in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the Supreme Court case to protect abortion access. She just won her first-ever case before the Supreme Court on Monday. Toti is senior counsel at the Center for Reproductive Rights.This is viewer supported...

Former Chilean Army Officer Found Liable for 1973 Murder of Víctor Jara After U.S.-Backed Coup

Who Is Getting Rich Off the $1.3 Trillion Student Debt Crisis?GuestsJoan Jarawidow of Chilean singer Víctor Jara, who was tortured and killed following the 1973 coup. She is the author of An Unfinished Song: The Life of Victor Jara, first published in 1984.Manuela...

Who Is Getting Rich Off the $1.3 Trillion Student Debt Crisis?

VIDEO: Public Education is a Right! Voices of CUNY Students, Faculty and Staff from Die-in ProtestGuestsJames Steeleveteran investigative reporter and Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist. His recent article for Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting is titled "Who Got Rich Off the Student Debt Crisis."This...

Headlines for June 28, 2016

In Major Victory for Abortion Rights, Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Anti-Choice RulesIn the most significant victory for abortion rights in a generation, the Supreme Court has struck down provisions of a sweeping anti-choice law in Texas. Justice Anthony Kennedy joined Stephen Breyer...

Plaintiff in SCOTUS Abortion Case Celebrates Historic Win But Says Struggle for Clinics Isn't Over

GuestsAmy Hagstrom Millerfounder and CEO of Whole Woman’s Health, which operates abortion clinics in Texas, the lead plaintiff in the landmark case Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt. She has worked in abortion care since 1989.This is viewer supported newsIn the most significant victory...