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Watch: The Chris Hedges Report (2022)

After being banished from the ‘mainstream,’ popular writer and dissident Chris Hedges is back with a weekly broadcast on The Real News Network. 07 November 2022 | James…

Liz Truss and the failure of Western democracies

One could also point to the failure of UK media, all of which were aware of her… weaknesses as a member of cabinet, let alone PM. Photo: Britain’s…

US Billionaires Have Pumped Nearly $900,000,000 Into Midterms

Billionaires represent 0.000002% of the American population, but they’re responsible for 7.4% of all political donations so far this cycle. 03 November 2022 | JESSICA CORBETT | Common…

Watch: One-on-one with Roger Waters

An interesting interview with Roger Waters, late of Pink Floyd talking about politics, foreign policy, music, and his latest tour, “This is Not a Drill” – which he…

BBC ‘explains’ why countries don’t support some US policies

The West likes ‘simple politics.’ Or as President George W. Bush infamously said, ‘either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists.’ Photo: President Vladimir Putin arriving…

Don’t ask Armando Iannucci if ‘satire is dead’

The film and TV writer answers your questions on advising Boris Johnson, dining with Alan Partridge and more 24 February 2022 | Rich Pelley | The Guardian |…

Louis Theroux’s ‘Forbidden America’ explores the porn industry, the far-right and the rap world

Louis Theroux has revealed that he “wrestled” with the idea of interviewing far-right influencers for his doc Photo: Louis Theroux reveals what ‘terrifies’ him about documentary-making (Amanda Benson/BBC…

Omicron and the elite that cried wolf

It has taken two full years for the Western elite to realize the pandemic must be treated holistically in policy terms Photo: The independent US voters who determine…

Gabriel Boric wins Chile’s presidential election

The left-wing legislator who rose to prominence during anti-government protests in Chile has been elected the country’s next president. Photo: Supporters of Chilean presidential candidate Gabriel Boric ride…

US Senate confirms Rahm Emanuel as envoy to Japan

Republican kingmaker Sen. Ted Cruz agreed to lift his hold on the nominee in exchange for allowing a future vote related to a Russian gas pipeline  Photo: Chicago…

Smokefree 2025: 14-year-olds in New Zealand will be banned from smoking under new law

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the action plan was focused on ensuring young people did not take up smoking in the first place Photo: The Government has put…

What Iceland might us about politics after Covid

Former Icelandic PM David Gunnlaugsson reflects on the political exhaustion that has gripped his country. Photo: Getty 03 November 2021 | David Gunnlaugsson  | spiked Iceland – a…

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