Tag: alternative news

Italian Populist Parties About to Form “Highly Unstable” Government

It’s The Real News Network. I’m Greg Wilpert, coming to you from Quito, Ecuador. Italy’s two main populist parties, the right-wing League and the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, are finally on the verge of forming a coalition, according to an announcement made on Monday. It’s been over two months since Italy held a parliamentary election that resulted in massive losses...

CNN’s Coverage of Trump Is So Bad, Even Kasich Criticizes Them

CNN�s Coverage of Trump Is So Bad, Even Kasich Criticizes Them After President Donald Trump�s bipartisan meeting on immigration reform this week � and a certain utterance by the commander in chief that quickly went viral � CNN seemed to have transmogrified itself from its self-described mantle as �The Most Trusted Name in News� into �The S***hole Channel.� Yes, after...

Democracy in Chains: The Radical Right’s Stealth Attack on American Democracy

2018 has been the year of the teacher, as waves of protest in mostly Republican-dominated states starting in West Virginia, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arizona, and most recently North Carolina have challenged not only low pay, but tax cuts and the privatization that have crippled public education. The state keeps asking more of us every year, but giving us less resources. So...

Cambridge Analytica Is Not Alone: i360 and Data Trust Disastrous for Democracy

It’s the Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. The scandal surrounding the activities of the data mining company Cambridge Analytica and its use of personal data from 50 million Facebook users continue to unfold. The whistleblower and former Cambridge Analytica employee Christopher Wylie testified before Britain’s Parliament on Tuesday. 2016 was, you know, where I...

John Boehner tried to keep Donald Trump from shutting down the government report

John Boehner tried to keep Donald Trump from shutting down the government report A new report indicates that the government came closer to shutting down than many realized earlier this month. President Donald Trump was apparently dissatisfied with the outcome of the spending bill negotiations and was contemplating vetoing it, according to a report by Axios. White House chief of...

CNN Blackmails Reddit User Over Trump Wrestling Video, Threatens To Expose Identity

CNN Blackmails Reddit User Over Trump Wrestling Video, Threatens To Expose Identity by Tyler Durden CNN is taking heat for threatening to publish the identity of a private citizen who posted a video lampooning the network. Redditor ‘HanAssholeSolo’ is credited as the creator of a clip showing President Trump beating up a man with a CNN logo superimposed over his...