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S6: Responding To Week Of Smear Attacks Against Rania

In a special episode, hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola stand up to a slew of smear attacks against Rania for speaking out on the attempted coup in Venezuela. Particularly, journalists like&hel...

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ALEC's Corporate Sponsors Top Nation's Lawbreaker List

Fourteen of the pay-to-play group's biggest corporate funders are among the 100 worst federal violators since 2000.

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The Koch Brothers' Freedom Partners Group Spends $115.2 Million in 2017

Dubbed the Kochs' "Secret Bank," Freedom Partners corrals donations from millionaires and billionaires to fund the Koch political operation.

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The Far Right and Antifa (Encore)

Credits: Host: Monica Lopez Producers: Anita Johnson, Salima Hamirani, Monica Lopez Contributing Producers: Alyssa Moxley, Niki Seth-Smith, Lisa Rudman Executive Director: Lisa Rudman Audience…

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Using Marijuana to Quash the Opioid Crisis

A huge pile of data shows that medical cannabis helps people reduce or eliminate opioid use for chronic pain.

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Trump’s Grand Coalition Against Iran Is Completely Falling Apart

Not only could the U.S. president not rally Europe to his anti-Iran crusade, but even the anti-Iran states of the Gulf have split.

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Shooting in Tallahassee Illustrates Increasing Misogynist Violence

When the news broke on November 2, that a male shooter had killed two women at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida, George Sodini immediately came to my mind. A middle-aged White man who shot and...

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China Blocks Web Access to ‘Under the Dome’ Documentary on Pollution

By Edward Wong via NYT “Under the Dome,” a searing documentary about China’s catastrophic air pollution, had hundreds of millions of views on Chinese websites within days of its release one week ag...

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Okla. Agency Linked Quakes to Oil in 2010, but Kept Mum Amid Industry Pressure

By Mike Soraghan via EnergyWire Oklahoma’s state scientists have suspected for years that oil and gas operations in the state were causing a swarm of earthquakes, but in public they rejected such a...

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Republicans Aim to Reverse Landmark Net Neutrality Ruling

Via RT The historic net neutrality ruling handed down by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last week has quickly garnered opposition in the form of a few dozen Republican lawmakers who ar...

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