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Ron Kovic: ‘A Dangerous Country: An American Elegy’

“Ron Kovic Flashes a Peace Sign” by NoHoDamon is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble Paralysis from the chest down as a result of serving in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War may sound like devastation beyond reconciliation, but for Ron Kovic, it became a transformative and politically enlightening experience. The two-tour veteran amplified […]

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Navigating the Deadly Maze of the Prison Industrial Complex

“Dorsey Nunn @LSPC_ #cahungerstrike #solitary #pbhungerstrike #StopTheTortureCA” by Steve Rhodes is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble It was daunting for a 140-pound 19-year-old, who had not yet had to shave, to be entering an American prison with a life sentence, especially when the system has no interest in rehabilitating you or helping you reintegrate into […]

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Guaranteed Income: The First Step Towards Guaranteeing Human Rights in America

Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble In this episode of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer is joined by author Natalie Foster, president and co-founder of the Economic Security Project, a network dedicated to advancing a guaranteed income in America and reining in the unprecedented concentration of corporate power. Scheer and Foster debate and discuss the conditions in […]

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Guaranteed Income: The First Step Towards Guaranteeing Human Rights in America

Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble In this episode of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer is joined by author Natalie Foster, president and co-founder of the Economic Security Project, a network dedicated to advancing a guaranteed income in America and reining in the unprecedented concentration of corporate power. Scheer and Foster debate and discuss the conditions in […]

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‘Never Again’ Must Apply to the Genocide of the Palestinians

Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble Amidst the relentless cycle of terror, death and destruction endured by Palestinians daily, the full extent of their suffering is evident to those who witness these atrocities via social media and independent media. Yet, what is frequently lost in these images is the profound humanity of those who once lived vibrant […]

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‘Never Again’ Must Apply to the Genocide of the Palestinians

Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble Amidst the relentless cycle of terror, death and destruction endured by Palestinians daily, the full extent of their suffering is evident to those who witness these atrocities via social media and independent media. Yet, what is frequently lost in these images is the profound humanity of those who once lived vibrant […]

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US Traffic of Guns Turns Productive Mexicans Into Desperate Refugees

Ieva Jusionyte’s new book “Exit Wounds: How America’s Guns Fuel Violence Across the Border.” Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Google Play/ Amazon / YouTube / Rumble The crisis on the U.S. southern border continues to be a mainstay on the American political conscience and will likely be decisive to the November election as migrants from Mexico and other Latin American nations are […]

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An Establishment Scholar’s Indictment of the West’s ‘Blind Support for Israel’s Slaughter in Gaza’

Trita Parsi. Zeroneg1, CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Google Play/ Amazon / YouTube / Rumble The recent missile exchanges between Iran and Israel stirred fears of World War III, and while the action has cooled down, the uncertain path still looms with tension. Esteemed author and Middle East scholar Trita Parsi joins host Robert Scheer […]

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Ray McGovern: One More Presidential Briefing With ‘President Scheer’

Ray McGovern and Robert Scheer. Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Google Play/ Amazon / YouTube / Rumble Ray McGovern once again joins host Robert Scheer for a “theatrical” episode of Scheer Intelligence. Scheer plays a stern and uncompromising president receiving an uncomfortable briefing from McGovern on the most pressing issues of the day, from Ukraine to Israel to China. Despite Scheer’s best […]

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Is An American Parliament the Answer to Our Rotting Democracy?

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