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Far-Right Wins Presidency in Colombia: ‘A Frightening Result’

By: Gregory Wilpert

Ivan Duque, who is the candidate of former president Alvaro Uribe, won a solid victory for Colombia’s presidency and will probably take Colombia back towards civil war and internal repression, with the help of the US and other conservative governments, argues Manuel Rozental, of PueblosEnCamino.org The post Far-Right Wins Presidency...

Being a Father Heightens My Sense of Urgency – Paul Jay

By: Paul Jay

As part of a series, Paul Jay answers questions about the critical issues we take on at The Real News. In this segment, Paul gets personal about being a father. The post Being a Father Heightens My Sense of Urgency – Paul Jay appeared first on The Real News Network....

Drawing Links Between US Militarism Abroad and Gun Violence at Home (Pt 1/2)

By: Ben Norton

Boston teacher Nino Brown, of the ANSWER Coalition, speaks with TRNN’s Ben Norton about the links between US militarism, gun violence, and police brutality. He connects the epidemic of school shootings domestically to the endless wars internationally The post Drawing Links Between US Militarism Abroad and Gun Violence at Home...