Videos

Bruce Springsteen Lets Gov. Chris Christie Know How He Really Feels About “Bridgegate”

Bruce Springsteen joins Jimmy Fallon for a special tribute to the scandal in New Jersey: "Governor Chris Christie's Fort Lee, NJ Traffic Jam."

The Regulation Failures Behind West Virginia’s Water Crisis

In These Times staff writer Mike Elk appears on Democracy Now to discuss the holes in state and federal regulation behind the chemical spill in West Virginia that left 300,000 residents without access to clean drinking water. He is joined by Erin Brockovich.

Conservatives Are Freaking Out Over Progressive Economic Reforms

Independent journalist and In These Times contributor Jesse Myerson discusses his recent article for Rolling Stone "Five Economic Reforms Millennials Should Be Fighting For" in which he proposes guaranteed work for everyone, universal basic income, and a public bank in every state. CNBC Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary and CNBC contributor Carol Roth freak out accordingly.

How the NSA ‘Unconstitutional’ Ruling Proves Snowden is a Whistleblower

In These Times contributor David Sirota discusses the recent court ruling that the NSA's spying measures are unconstitutional on CNN.

Elizabeth Warren Lays Out The Case For Expanding Social Security

Senator Elizabeth Warren gives a speech on the Senate floor on November 18, 2013 that lays out the rationale for expanding rather than cutting Social Security.

The First Socialist Seattle Council Member Elected In A Century Talks An Alternative To Capitalism

The Real News Network speaks with newly elected Socialist Kshama Sawant about her vision of an alternative to capitalism.

McDonald’s Tells Low-Wage Workers to Break Their Food Into Pieces To Stay Full

This video from LowPayIsNotOkay.org highlights some of McDonald's problematic advice to their low-wage workforce, including tips on stopping complaints and breaking up food in order to stay full for longer.

Russell Brand Breaks Down The Need For Socialism

Actor Russell Brand gives an interview to Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman in which he lays out the need for a radical political transformation in the interest of saving the planet from climate change and creating greater economic equality.

After Massive Strikes, Bangladesh Garment Workers Win 50-80% Raise

In These Times contributor Michelle Chen appears on the Real News Network to discuss recent developments in Bangladesh regarding garment workers—including their winning of a 50-80% raise after nationwide strikes.

Glenn Greenwald Explains How Journalism Works To A Senior BBC Reporter

BBC Newsnight host Kirsty Wark interviews journalist Glenn Greenwald on the NSA spying revelations he helped disclose. Prepare to cringe.