Why we love liking junk news that reaffirms our beliefs

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Now to our special series on junk news. Miles O’Brien has been reporting extensively on how it’s spread, how social media platforms have been utilized and manipulated, and how some folks have used it for business and other political motives. Tonight, he looks at many of us, the Continue Reading

Community Land Trusts: A Model for Reparations?

>>400 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST>>400 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST ENSLAVED AFRICANS ARRIVED IN ENSLAVED AFRICANS ARRIVED IN JAMESTOWN, MANY PEOPLE AGREED JAMESTOWN, MANY PEOPLE AGREED THAT REPARATIONS ARE DUE, THAT REPARATIONS ARE DUE, BUT WHAT WOULD THAT LOOK LIKE? BUT WHAT WOULD THAT LOOK LIKE? HOW ABOUT AFFORDABLE PROPERTY IN Continue Reading

MOOC | The Market Revolution and Democracy | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.1.1

We start more or less in 1850. A couple of things to bear in mind, the categories to bear in mind, which we will talk about more in the next few weeks as we get into American history at this moment. Things that have happened in the 30-40 years before Continue Reading

College: ‘The Best Rehearsal Spaces We Have for Democracy’

bjbj”9″9 GWEN IFILL: Finally tonight, as students line up to receive diplomas and head out in search of work in a tough economy, we turn to one author’s assessment of the value of a college education. Jeffrey Brown recorded this book conversation earlier this month. JEFFREY BROWN: On the one Continue Reading

MOOC | The Nationalist Historians | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.3.2

>>Now, so what I want to do basically with that is to talk about how the schools of interpretation of the Civil War have evolved. And bear this in mind as we do our readings because the readings reflect more than one point of view about this as we go Continue Reading

EXPOSED: The Marxist Plot to Destroy Higher Education in America

Hello and welcome, I’m Gina Shakespeare, today on Declassified, The infiltration of Marxism into higher education, This story by Mike Shotwell. Mike was raised in a Marxist home and is intimately familiar with American communist history and its effects on the 20th century. He is the author of “Immersed in Continue Reading

“Taking Power Peacefully: Reflections on the Post-Communist Revolutions of 2000-2004”

Lisa Anderson: The optimism and generosity of your remarks were very compelling and you talked very briefly at the end about the notion that there may be a few obstacles or a few impediments in a few places. And yet there are vast swathes of this earth that have yet Continue Reading

CDC Bars Words Like “Transgender” & “Science-Based” as “Ideology Is Being Elevated Above Evidence”

this is democracy now I'm Amy Goodman with Juan Gonzalez well we end today's show looking at the controversy around a decision reportedly taken by the Trump administration to bar top federal health officials from using seven words or phrases relating to abortion sexuality and science in official documents the Continue Reading

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