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Koreans Want Peace, Do Liberal Pundits Want War?

By: Aaron Maté

In decrying the Singapore summit and Trump’s freeze on U.S. military exercises, liberal pundits are ignoring popular opinion and years of peace activism in South Korea, says Christine Ahn of Women Cross DMZ The post Koreans Want Peace, Do Liberal Pundits Want War? appeared first on The Real News Network....

Georgia County Commissioner Takes Oath on Malcolm X’s Autobiography

By: Ben Norton

Georgia’s new Athens-Clarke County Commissioner Mariah Parker is a 26-year-old PhD student and rapper who took her oath of office on Malcolm X’s autobiography. She discusses how progressives can start transforming US politics at the local level, and how music can inform social justice The post Georgia County Commissioner Takes...

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show

By: Khalilah M. Harris

Dharna and Khalilah talk about the future of the Kirwan Commission, how the coming Maryland gubernatorial race will affect public education, the Poor People’s Campaign, and what happens when hospitals prioritize profit The post The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show appeared first on The Real News Network....

Colombia’s Choice: ‘Fascism’ or ‘Protest Vote Without Program’

By: Gregory Wilpert

As Colombians vote in the presidential run-off election this Sunday, they face a stark choice between the far-right/fascist candidate Ivan Duque and the center-left Gustavo Petro. Even though the center-left has enough votes, infighting could very well keep Petro from winning, says Manuel Rozental of pueblosencamino.org The post Colombia’s Choice:...

Two Doctors Laid Off From Pediatric Hospital Speak Out

By: Marc Steiner

On the Marc Steiner Show, two doctors who worked at Franklin Square Pediatric Hospital talk about how the loss of the hospital will affect the communities it served The post Two Doctors Laid Off From Pediatric Hospital Speak Out appeared first on The Real News Network....

Advocates Say Hospitals Should Prioritize Health, Not Profit

By: Marc Steiner

On the Marc Steiner Show, Marc talks to Rev. Annie Chambers and Margaret Flowers about the closing of a Baltimore pediatric hospital and how corporate hospitals harm patients and doctors by prioritizing profit The post Advocates Say Hospitals Should Prioritize Health, Not Profit appeared first on The Real News Network....