Fake News and the Real Existential Threat, Paul Jay Takes Viewer Questions

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Left forum 2018: Making Real News in the Age of Trump

‘The Russians are coming! The Russians are coming!’ Corporate news is consumed with covering the Trump/Russia affair, but it pales in comparison to the real threats in people’s lives--climate change, underemployment, poverty, lack of health care, lack of clean water--just to name a few. How should independent news cover the most pressing issues of our times without speaking into their own silos? In the age of Trump, is the future of independent media at risk? Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.

Trump and his children accused of using charitable foundation 'like a piggy bank'

The New York State Attorney General sued the Donald J. Trump Foundation on Thursday, alleging "persistently illegal conduct" and mismanagement at the president's charity. Amna Nawaz fills in the details with David Fahrenthold of The Washington Post, whose reporting helped instigate the probe. Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshour Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2HfsCD6 Follow us: Facebook: http://www.pbs.org/newshour Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/newshour Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/newshour Snapchat: @pbsnews Subscribe: PBS NewsHour podcasts: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/podcasts Newsletters: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/subscribe

Clinton Democrats Hate the Left - RAI with Thomas Frank (4/9)

On Reality Asserts Itself, Thomas Frank author of "What's the Matter with Kansas" and "Listen LIberal", tells host Paul Jay that Bill Clinton tried to drive the left from the party, saying were naive and could never win; now that Hillary lost they are blaming the left for the defeat watch full series http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=33&Itemid=74&jumival=1649 Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.

Trump's Trade Wars: An Opportunity to Refashion the Intellectual Property Regime?

One of the main arguments for imposing tariffs on China is that China is undermining the intellectual property of US companies. China can now either retaliate against US tariffs or take this opportunity to help redesign the international intellectual property system, says CEPR's Dean Baker Visit http://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at http://therealnews.com/donate.

TRNN Doesn't Have Stances, but the Reporters Do - Q&A with Paul Jay

Paul Jay and Dharna Noor respond to viewer comments that ask the Real News to engage with a wider variety of political opinion and question climate science Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate.

Recorded live on June 14th, Dharna Noor hosts a wide ranging discussion with the TRNN Senior Editor

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