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In Primaries, Democratic Progressives Take On Party Elites (2/2)
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In Primaries, Democratic Progressives Take On Party Elites (2/2)

It’s the Real News. I’m Aaron Mate, continuing with Nina Turner, former Ohio state senator and president of Our Revolution. And we’re talking about the first big primary day of 2018, and how it fares for Democrats in this contentious

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Donna Brazile’s Boost for a Democratic Party Overhaul
Harvey Weinstein and the Democratic Party – Thomas Frank on RAI (9/9)
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Harvey Weinstein and the Democratic Party – Thomas Frank on RAI (9/9)

PAUL JAY: Welcome back to the Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay and this is Reality Asserts Itself. In an article titled, “What Does Harvey Weinstein Tell Us About the Liberal World,” Thomas Frank writes: “What explains Weinstein’s identification with

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Norman Solomon and Paul Jay discuss the Struggle in the Democratic Party
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Norman Solomon and Paul Jay discuss the Struggle in the Democratic Party

PAUL JAY: Welcome to The Real News Network, live on Facebook and YouTube and, I think, Periscope and therealnews.com. We’re going to continue our conversation we’ve been having on The Real News about the fight within the Democratic Party, Donna

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After Gaza Massacre, Has Israel Lost Liberal American Jews? (1/3)
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After Gaza Massacre, Has Israel Lost Liberal American Jews? (1/3)

It’s The Real News. I’m Aaron Mate. For years now, American Jewish public opinion has been growing increasingly critical and isolated from Israel. In the aftermath of the recent massacre of 61 Palestinians in Gaza, on top of the many

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Stephen Hawking: Fighter for Progressive Politics
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Stephen Hawking: Fighter for Progressive Politics

One of the world’s most beloved and inspirational scientists, Stephen Hawking, passed away on March 14, 2018. Hawking revolutionized physics and cosmology, and his tireless resilience in the face of adversity touched the lives of millions of people, leaving behind

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Geo-Political Realignments Over Venezuela
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Geo-Political Realignments Over Venezuela

It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. An important meeting on Venezuela concluded in Montevideo, Uruguay today. Representatives from Uruguay, Mexico, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, Bolivia, Costa Rica, and Ecuador

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Victorious Pennsylvania Progressives Shun the Democratic Party Playbook
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Victorious Pennsylvania Progressives Shun the Democratic Party Playbook

AARON MATE: It’s The Real News. I’m Aaron Mate. That is talk of a blue wave in 2018, with Democrats looking to take midterm races across the country. But blue, like any color, has different shades. And one of those

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California Dems Reject Sen. Feinstein, Open Path for Progressive Candidate
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California Dems Reject Sen. Feinstein, Open Path for Progressive Candidate

It’s The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. The California Democratic Party failed to endorse Senator Dianne Feinstein for a fifth Senate term on Sunday. She got only 37% of the 2,775 delegates that voted.

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Can a Progressive Democrat Win in Trump Country PA?
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Can a Progressive Democrat Win in Trump Country PA?

In the lead-up to the 2018 midterm elections, one district in the swing state of Pennsylvania is an important battleground for progressive Democrats. It’s really exciting. It’s awesome to be here in my hometown running for office. This is my

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