Whistleblower Edward Snowden argues that President Biden's claim of supporting World Press Freedom Day rings hollow as he pursues Julian Assange.
Biden plans to increase taxes on high-income earners. Why we need to do more to fight inequality and end precarity.
On today’s episode of The Backstory, host Lee Stranahan and co-host John Kiriakou discussed current events, including Vice President Harris citing ‘lack of climate adaptation’ and ‘resilience’ as some root causes of the migrant problem from Central America, and Mexico promises answers after metro train collapses and kills 24.
Gov't seized, lost remains of MOVE children police killed; Blinken attacks China on 60 Minutes; Netflix series showcases US spy narratives
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Jamarl Thomas and Shane Stranahan talked with guests about water as a weapon in Syria, why the CIA went 'woke' in its new recruitment ad, the FDA's planned ban on menthol cigarettes, and the silent retraction by the WaPo/NYT of their story on Giuliani.
Several major outlets are retracting claims that Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani was warned that he was the target of a Russian influence campaign.
Biden proclaims May 1st “Loyalty Day”; Bukele dissolves Salvadoran judiciary; Congo sends unused vaccines to neighbors as the US, EU hoard doses
On today’s episode of The Backstory, host Lee Stranahan and co-host John Kiriakou discussed current events, including a recruitment ad for the Central Intelligence Agency has been mocked on social media, Australia has imposed a blanket ban on arrivals from India, with those daring to violate it to face jail time and heavy fines.
Major media outlets continue to propagate Russiagate conspiracies. What the press can do to be more skeptical of anonymous sources?
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Jamarl Thomas and Shane Stranahan talked with guests about the 2014 Odessa massacre, a ruling on climate change from Germany's Constitutional Court, the state of COVID-19 in Syria, and whether or not military escalation with China is inevitable.
Join George Galloway for the Mother of All Talk Shows - this week we talk about the Scottish election, DUP, and COVID-19 and vaccines.
President Biden's first 100 days are marked by new domestic initiatives and a hubristic, hyper-nationalist imperialist foreign policy.
Citing supply chain issues, prices for basic goods are set to increase. How corporations profit from the pandemic.
On today’s episode of The Backstory, host Lee Stranahan and co-host John Kiriakou discussed current events, including a stampede broke out at Israel's Mount Meron with at least 45 dying, and Facebook banning RT’s digital content project Redfish after posts marking the end of Mussolini’s dictatorship and Holocaust Memorial Day.
Progressives eye Biden tax plan skeptically; World’s workers to celebrate May Day; Proposed “Super League” suspended after huge fan backlash.
On this episode of Fault Lines, hosts Jamarl Thomas and Shane Stranahan talked with guests about whether Biden can or will back up the aspirations from his speech Wednesday night, the background for the raid on Rudy Giuliani, and the long-term coverup of nursing home deaths in New York.
Is the US intelligence Agencies' new "Foreign Malign Influence Center" project just a cover for interference in domestic politics?
Biden’s speech full of style but no substance. What the government needs to do to address healthcare and inequality.
On today’s episode of The Backstory, host Lee Stranahan and co-host John Kiriakou discussed current events, including President Biden condemned for calling Capitol storming ‘worst attack on democracy’ since Civil War, Twitter blocks ‘Uncle Tim’ slur from trending after Senator Tim Scott address.
Biden’s big speech lauded by media; Address reveals elites petrified of China’s rise; Hate crime and murder charges filed in Arbery killing.