‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JULY 27, 2018: Makani Themba on Russia-phobia, police brutality, the kidnapping of immigrant children and the movie ‘Sorry to Bother You’…Gerald Horne on the BRICS Summit..Headlines on the Youth Climate March, #RedforFeds federal workers rally… And more….

Makani Themba on Russia-phobia, police brutality, the kidnapping of immigrant children and the movie ‘Sorry to Bother You’…Gerald Horne on the BRICS Summit Headlines: March and Sit-in for Immigrant Families Youth Climate March Zero Hour #RedforFeds Federal Workers Rally Takoma Park, MD Development BRICS Summit in South Africa A Rewrite of the 14th Amendment? Voices: […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JULY 20, 2018: The F-Word: Gerald Horne on Reconsidering Fascism’s Impact Around the Globe…CEOs vs. Workers Town Hall…Headlines on Youth Climate March, DC Protest Against ICE Raids…And More…

On this show, our monthly segment “The F-Word.” Historian Gerald Horne on how some of acts of genocide and atrocities are labeled as fascist and others are not. And, whether it is jobs, the climate or the destruction of immigrant families, people in DC are speaking up and fighting for our lives, not for the […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JULY 13, 2018: New Dangers for Undocumented Families?…DC Council Holds Hearing on Police Brutality…Headlines on the Supreme Court, Climate, International News and More…

On today’s show: As the crisis of separated immigrant families continues in the United States, have the courts set a dangerous precedent of seizing undocumented children for adoption by U.S. families? We speak to an immigration attorney. And the chief of DC’s Metropolitan Police Department is grilled by members of the DC Council about recent […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JULY 6, 2018: Police Charged in Murder of Antwon Rose Jr., Now What?…25 Years of Anti-Death Penalty Activism….Headlines on Mexico’s New President, Trump’s Trade War and More…

On this show: Contrary to the national trend of police officers not being charged for killing unarmed men, women and children, a police officer has been charged in the shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose Jr. in East Pittsburgh. We speak to the attorney for the teenager’s family. And for 25 years, activists opposed to […]

‘ON THE GROUND’ SHOW FOR JUNE 29, 2018: 600 Arrested at Capitol Hill Protest to Keep Refugee Families Together…Gerald Horne on the Real History of the Supreme Court…Activists Speak Out on Controversial Court Decisions

On today’s show, author and historian Gerald Horne on the real history and politics of the Supreme Court. And whether it is Trump’s Muslim travel ban or increasing outrage over immigrant concentration camps, hundreds took to the streets of DC this week to raise their voices in protest. HEADLINES: -600 Arrested at Capitol Hill Protest […]