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Medea Benjamin: Inside Iran

With the Unites States withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal, we are in a critical moment with US/Iranian relations. Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CODEPINK,...

The Dems’ Pyrrhic War On Progressives

The Democratic Party has not been the party of big ideas for quite awhile and are now too cozy as an establishment with their...

Priti Krishtel & Tahir Amin on Big Pharma: Giving Patent Power to the People

Priti Krishtel and Tahir Amin join RJ Eskow to discuss the drug patent problem. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kqi4hwICwY4

Nomi Prins: Collusion & Central Bankers

As we follow the news, we hear a lot about central banks and the Federal Reserve in this country, but we don’t really know...

Stephanie Kelton: Student Debt And Deficit Delusions

Professor of public policy and economics at Stony Brook University, Stephanie Kelton, joins RJ Eskow to discuss the macro benefits of cancelling all student...

You’re Not Really Human, You Know

According to scientists, more than half your body is not even human. RJ Eskow discusses this.

We’re Killing The Children Of Yemen

It's funny how empathy can sometimes be selective; especially when the media covers some stories while ignoring others, such as the human catastrophe in...

The Internet Is A Spy Machine

The internet is the city you can never leave. RJ Eskow discusses this.

The Army Should Pay Attention To Uber’s Failed “Artificial Intelligence”

What could Uber's recent artificial intelligence fail mean for the future of autonomous military drones? RJ Eskow discusses this.

Helaine Olen: Health, Taxes And Kirsten Gillibrand

Helaine Olen joins RJ Eskow to discuss why healthcare may be a key issue in the 2018 midterms.

Stephen Miles: Iraq, 15 Years Later

Recently, we saw a grim anniversary. Stephen Miles, executive director of Win Without War, joins RJ Eskow to discuss the 15th anniversary of the...

Alexis Goldstein: The Senate’s Bank Giveaway

A recent bill that was supposedly designed to help community banks turns out to really be helping to enable discrimination and large banks instead....

Pro-Bank Dems Got $24 Mil – From Banks!

Sixteen corporate democrats and one independent collectively received $24 million from banks and investment firms by voting to pass the Senate banking bill, and...

Lauren Pagel: Oil And Gas Ghostbusters

Policy director for Earthworks, Lauren Pagel, joins RJ Eskow to discuss the methane leak and explosion in West Virginia that no one seems to...

Life, Liberty, And Early Death

Death may be inevitable, but it doesn't always have to come so soon, and yet, we keep learning about declining life expectancy in the...

Why Democrats Resist Medicare For All

Political pundits roll their eyes at the subject of Medicare For All, even though there are signs that show us that it can successfully...

Justice Is A Game…. And A Big Business

RJ Eskow explains why justice is a very profitable business that serves the interests of for-profit corporations.

The DCCC’s Clone Candidates

Another way in which Democrats conspicuously waste money, is by giving it to the DCCC (Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee). Richard Eskow discusses why you’d...

Yasha Levine: The Internet’s Secret Military History

RJ Eskow is joined by author, Yasha Levine, to discuss his new book, Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet.

Natalie Shure: We Are Not Health ‘Consumers’

When you are upset with your health insurance for not meeting your needs, is it really your fault? Natalie Shure joins RJ Eskow to...

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