Pakistan goes to the polls next Wednesday to choose its next government following a prolonged corruption scandal and amidst a new wave of terrorist destabilization, with this election being perhaps the most pivotal in the country's history given the stakes involved.
Next week's BRICS Summit in the South African city of Johannesburg will see President Putin's personal participation in a symbolic move that heralds Russia's return to the continent.
Our final topic, picked by you, dear listeners, earlier in a poll on our Facebook page, is “Mediterranean Migrants: Europe's Hot Potato”, focusing on the political calculations surrounding this issue.
In the latest edition of Shooting from the Lip, Jon Gaunt is in conversation with the former adviser to Nigel Farage and former editor of Breitbart London, Raheem Kassam.
Trump described the EU as America’s “foe” for both ideological and economic reasons, and his public proclamation of this “politically incorrect” fact will forever change transatlantic relations.
Unfortunately, the World Cup is now over, and we can be grateful that sport is still capable of bringing the world together. However, one question that is rarely asked is why were so few Asian countries involved?
Defining maroon societies, analyzing the nations death penalty positions, and outlining community responsibilities.
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined from Managua, Nicaragua, by Max Blumenthal and Dan Kovalik
Israel passed early Thursday a controversial bill that officially defines Israel as the national homeland of the Jewish people and asserts that "the realization of the right to national self-determination in Israel is unique to the Jewish people," sparking outrage from Israel's Arab community and concern from the international community.
Ireland bans Israeli products, Iran/US relations continue to deteriorate, white athlete gets slap on the wrist for racist, sexist tweets.
On today's episode of Loud & Clear, Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Gareth Porter, a historian, investigative journalist, analyst specializing in US national security policy, and the author of “Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare.”
There were many stages of Madiba's life. We'll examine how his consciousness evolved, and actualized in his organizational and ideological activity and most importantly how he emerged as a revolutionary.
The Helsinki summit meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin should have been hailed as a momentous event, considering the catastrophic state of US-Russia relations. But instead the US President Trump has been branded a traitor by the western media and political class, as John Wight and George Szamuely discuss.
Major shake-ups in Californian politics; Milwaukee protestors targeted by law enforcement; the fallout from the Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki
President Obama travels to South Africa to commemorate the 100th birthday anniversary of Nelson Mandela. What are the lessons learned? Is democracy becoming a thing of the past?
On today's episode of "Loud & Clear," Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Joe Lauria, the editor-in-chief of Consortium News and author of "How I Lost, By Hillary Clinton," and Peter Kuznik, a professor of history and director of the Nuclear Studies Institute at American University.
On today’s episode of "Double Down," Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert talk to Dr. Bob Gill, the filmmaker behind "The Great NHS Heist."
Devil's in the Details, decoding Trump's long-awaited meeting with Putin. We'll dig through the details and see if there is a red herring.
On today's episode of "Loud & Clear," Brian Becker and John Kiriakou are joined by Dan Kovalik, a human rights lawyer who is the author of “The Plot to Scapegoat Russia,” Max Blumenthal, a journalist and bestselling author, and Lee Stranahan, who’s on the ground in Helsinki covering the summit for Sputnik.
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