Posted February 29, 2016
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii explains why she resigned as Vice Chair of the Democratic National Committee and is endorsing Bernie Sanders as the president who can "usher in a new era of peace and prosperity." As a veteran of wars in the Middle East, Rep. Gabbard specifically highlights Sanders' foreign policy judgement, and cast him as the candidate who would eschew interventionist policies.
Posted February 10, 2016
Two women undergoing cancer treatment were arrested on World Cancer Day for occupying the office building of trade association PhRMA in protest of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, which they say would lead to exorbitant costs for life-saving cancer treatments. Non-profit advocacy group Public Citizen captured the scene.
Posted September 15, 2015
Reporter Colleen Kimmett appears on the Real News Network discusses her recent investigative story that revealed that 10 years after Hurricane Katrina led to the wholesale privatization of New Orleans’ school system, public schools still dramatically outperform charters.
Posted August 11, 2015
The track "Feel the Bern" by rapper Tony Tig may not catapult Bernie to the White House singlehandedly, but 50% of the sales will go to the Sanders campaign.
Posted August 3, 2015
In These Times Associate Editor Micah Uetricht and the American Prospect's Rachel Cohen break down the obstacles that charter school teachers face when seeking to unionize, explain the longstanding rift between public and charter schools, and discuss what's next for education-reform in America.
Posted July 16, 2015
Saqib Bhatti sits down with Chicago Newsroom host Ken Davis to discuss his recent article for In These Times, "Why Chicago Won't Go Bankrupt—And Detroit Didn't Have To."
Posted June 15, 2015
Investigative reporter Joel Handley discusses his major expose for In These Times, "Who Do You Protect? Who Do You Surveil?" revealing police surveillance of peaceful activists and communities of color in Chicago and across the United States.
Posted April 13, 2015
Historian and In These Times columnist Rick Perlstein joins Democracy Now! to discuss Rahm Emanuel's victory in Chicago's mayoral race, and how progressives in the city showed they are a force to be reckoned with.
Posted March 4, 2015
Civil rights advocate Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, appears on Democracy Now on March 4 to discuss the recent report documenting rampant racial discrimination in Ferguson, MO, and why our criminal justice system needs to be undone.
Posted February 26, 2015
In These Times Senior Editor Salim Muwakkil appears on Democracy Now! to discuss the coming mayoral runoff election in Chicago and why Rahm Emanuel could be in big trouble due to the momentum behind his progressive challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.