National Emergency Declaration Could Trigger ‘Power Grab’

Lindsay Koshgarian, director of the National Priorities Project at the Institute for Policy Studies, argues that the government shutdown could very well lead to Trump calling a national emergency, which would be dangerous to freedom while also causing an economic...

The Missing Link in the Gun Debate

America is up in arms about guns. If last month’s “March for Our Lives,” which attracted over one million marchers nationwide, is any indication, we’ve got a serious problem with gun violence, and people are fired up about it. But what’s not being talked about in the...

Do Russiagate Skeptics Go Too Far?

As top intelligence officials warn of Russian meddling in the upcoming mid-terms, John Feffer of Lobelog and Foreign Policy in Focus joins TRNN’s Aaron Mate to discuss Feffer’s new article arguing that some progressive critics are going too far in...

Privatizing US Foreign Policy

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s offer to pay for moving the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem represents the privatization of U.S. foreign policy, says Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies. … Listen to the full interview at...

UN Defies Trump Threats on Jerusalem Vote

Despite a threat from US Ambassador Nikki Haley to pull United Nations funding, the UN General Assembly has overwhelmingly approved a measure rejecting President Trump’s decision on Jerusalem. Read the interview transcript on the Real News Network.