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Brexit Won’t Deliver What Conservatives Promised

By: Gregory Wilpert

The Johnson government said leaving the EU would allow the UK to regain its sovereignty so it can apply higher labor and environmental standards, but that was an empty promise, says University of London economist John Weeks. The post Brexit Won’t Deliver What Conservatives Promised appeared first on The Real...

Students Say the Cost of Underfunding Schools Is Too High

By: Jaisal Noor

200 Baltimore students and their allies ask why there’s always money to fund police and the military, but never any for public schools. The post Students Say the Cost of Underfunding Schools Is Too High appeared first on The Real News Network....

Dems Load Platform Committee to Stop Progressive Movement

By: Marc Steiner

DNC Chair Tom Perez is stacking party committees to sideline Sanders and to push a corporate agenda that kills progressive ideas and campaigns. The post Dems Load Platform Committee to Stop Progressive Movement appeared first on The Real News Network....

Exclusive: Drug Lobbyist Caught Heading Prescription Affordability Board

By: Taya GrahamStephen Janis

TRNN confronted the head of the country’s only prescription affordability board about his past ties to a lobbying firm that represented a major pharmaceutical company. It’s part of our ongoing coverage of the nation’s overpriced and ineffective healthcare industry. The post Exclusive: Drug Lobbyist Caught Heading Prescription Affordability Board appeared...

How Israel Exploits the Holocaust to Justify War Crimes Against Palestinians

By: Gregory Wilpert

On the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu asked world leaders to condemn the International Criminal Court for investigating Israeli war crimes and crimes against humanity. The post How Israel Exploits the Holocaust to Justify War Crimes Against Palestinians appeared first on The Real News...