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Russia
Ukraine War Escalates—And Nuclear War Threats Grow
The Ukraine war is escalating—dramatically. Russian President Putin & U.S. President Biden both made major and dramatic speeches...
September 22, 2022
Dispatches
How Empires Die: The Lesson of the British for the End of the ‘American Century’, with Sina Rahmani
The British Queen’s death has given rise to conversations about the crimes of colonialism as well as defenses...
September 21, 2022
Africa
No Celebration for a Colonizer: Communists in Kenya on Queen’s Brutal Legacy
In the first year of Elizabeth’s reign (1952), the British brutally put down the Mau Mau Rebellion in...
September 20, 2022
Europe
The Crown’s Crimes in Ireland: Colonization System Exported to the World
The newly-crowned King Charles began his tour of Northern Ireland on Tuesday. General Secretary of the Communist Party...
September 20, 2022
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Russia
Ukraine War Escalates—And Nuclear War Threats Grow
The Ukraine war is escalating—dramatically. Russian President Putin & U.S. President Biden both made major and dramatic speeches...
September 22, 2022
Afghanistan
Vijay Prashad and Noam Chomsky on Afghanistan War & the Fragility of US Empire
The U.S. government has destroyed cities, countries, and towns around the world, through bombs and air raids, military...
September 15, 2022
Dispatches
Infiltration, Violence, Deportation: How the State Weakened and Split Socialism in the US, with Brian Becker
The US left is often smeared and mocked, accused of being weak, ineffective, unserious, fractured, obsessed with identity...
August 25, 2022
China
Will There Be Long-Lasting Repercussions for Pelosi’s Taiwan Visit?
The following is a lightly edited transcription from The Socialist Program, released Wednesdays at 7pm ET/4pm PT on...
August 18, 2022
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Sep 13, 2022
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The Fed Wages Class War

On Today’s Episode of the Punch Out:Rate-hikes and recessions

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Sep 12, 2022
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Midterm Battle Looms Large in US

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Biden’s Bogus “Safety” Plan

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Europe
How Empires Die: The Lesson of the British for the End of the ‘American Century’, with Sina Rahmani
The British Queen’s death has given rise to conversations about the crimes of colonialism as well as defenses...
September 21, 2022
Uncategorized
War on ‘Russian Disinformation’ is the New ‘War on Terror’ and Equally Fake with Ben Norton
To discuss the disinformation industry and how it’s contributed to the collapse of foreign reporting in the West,...
September 16, 2022
China
Imperialist West Digging Its Own Grave As Global South, China Rise, with Bikrum Gill
Are Russia & China imperialist like the US? Will the decline of the west lead to more fascism...
September 13, 2022
Middle East
How ‘Arab Spring’ Music Was Co-opted and Corrupted by the West & Gulf Monarchs, with Mohamad-Ali Nayel
The misnamed “Arab Spring” unleashed restrained aspirations of the region and like all uprisings saw an eruption of...
September 3, 2022
 

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