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Webinar: Building an internationalist response to coronavirus What will happen as COVID-19 pandemic spreads in the Global South? Join this free webinar on Wednesday, April 1, with Sonia Shah, Luis Ortiz Hernandez, Benny Kuruvilla and Mazibuko Jara.
Economic Update: #MeToo & Corona — System is Key A weekly show focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life and alternative ways to organize our economy and politics, with Prof. Richard D. Wolff.
The pandemic as political trial: the case for a global commons The pandemic has demonstrated the bankruptcy of national sovereignty — the major threats to humanity are global in character, so mutual aid, cooperation and solidarity must be too.
The Laura Flanders Show: The Creative Frontline of Lebanon’s Revolution “There’s a misconception that we are looked at with oppression, and yes we are oppressed, but we’re also fighting back.”
David Harvey: Anti-Capitalist Politics in the Time of COVID-19 A bimonthly podcast hosted by Professor David Harvey that looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens.
Economic Update: Comedy and Tragedy of Capitalism A weekly show focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life and alternative ways to organize our economy and politics, with Prof. Richard D. Wolff.
No return to normal: for a post-pandemic liberation Today, new forms of solidarity, mutual aid, and common struggle are emerging in the pandemic. How will they shape tomorrow’s struggles for a post-capitalist world?
From mutual aid to dual power in the state of emergency The COVID-19 public health crisis is rapidly devolving into a vast, multi-faceted crisis of social reproduction with no end in sight. How can we seize this moment to build dual power?
The Algerian revolution: the struggle for decolonization continues After more than one year of weekly protests, the Algerian uprising continues unabated. It has booked historical victories, but there is a long road ahead still.
Listen To My Song The peace process is underway In Colombia and Esteban, a former FARC guerrilla, dreams of becoming a musician. But first he must reconcile with his family.
[247] - Keep Acting Out! The end of an era – a look back and a look ahead, to work that's been done, and all yet to come. It's been almost five years of Act Out! and while this chapter is ending, this book is ...
[246] - Wet’suwet’en Strong: Unceded and Unwavering + Mining the Deep Ocean is Green Trans rights are human rights – because human rights are only valid if they include every person in their entirety. Next, mining on land is so 20th century – the new frontier of mining is just as deep and dark ...
[245] - When Motherhood Kills: The Effects of For-Profit Healthcare in Empire’s Capital A special episode that looks at a grotesque statistic and asks the question – if you can judge a government by how they treat their most vulnerable and marginalized --- how more pointed is that judgement when you look at ...
[244] - Starve the Beast, Feed the Community + Kings of a Graveyard Uncle Sam's manifest destiny is to become king of a global graveyard – how our economic warfare kills and tortures millions worldwide and how folks here and elsewhere are organizing to fight back against so-called sanctions. Next, updates on whistleblowers ...
Act Out! In Depth https://www.patreon.com/ActOut

Act Out! has been on the air for almost five years. And in that time we've brought you stories from the frontlines of hundreds of fights – we've connected with activists, organizers, artists, journalists, builders, fighters and then some ...
[243] - Puerto Rico’s Fight & Build + War is a Home Game No more war – not over there, but not over here either. We draw important connections between imperialism's global reach and the home game. Next up, Puerto Rico has been pummeled by natural disasters – but even more devastating, are ...
[242] - Mental Health Alternatives to Police + Dangerous Talk Talk talk, theories, ideologies, talk talk talk. A few words of wisdom from the past to serve as a reminder in the present and future – just in time for all the TALK of the 2020 caucuses and primaries. Next, ...
Act Out! [241] - The Refugee Industry & Australia’s Still Burning - Coal Caged for seeking freedom – migrants and refugees in the land of the free. Next, zooming out on the global refugee industry – because yes, that too – is a booming business. Finally, global droughts, and the fires of human ...
Act Out! [240] - How To Fight War Fever, Power Stand-Off + Fire & Water Updates on bad ass organizers, activists and whistleblowers. Next, what we really need in order to stop the empire and why we can't just lean on letters from the UN. War Fever is high and the propaganda machine is working ...
Act Out! - [239] - 2019’s Front Line & Censored Stories From Iran to Venezuela to the forests of Southern Illinois to the borderlands. It’s been a full year of Acting Out!
Here’s to many more.
Act Out! - [238] - Chile’s Warning to the World + The Untold Story of Fracking COP 25 is over and the people have spoken – from Chile to Madrid, largely indigenous-led protests are highlighting the uselessness of these climate summits and the danger of falling for greenwashed false solutions in the age of climate chaos. ...
Act Out! - [237] - What It Pays to Starve the People + German Reflections There's only so much you can take from someone. And with the recent plans to starve some 700,000 Americans, we may have reached that threshold. We dive to the bottom line to uncover the real impetus behind such legislation and ...
Act Out! - [236] - Can Whales Save the Humans? + Prepping One Community at a Time A whale of a deal for the IMF and all those folks out there who wanna keep consuming but want someone else to deal with the fall out. Next up, the whole damn system is guilty as hell – and ...
[235] - Why We Consume, Trading in Trash & Setting a Decolonized Table How to slice through the lies this Thanksgiving, and set the table as it were – for decolonization. Next up, it's not just what we consume, it's our fundamental thinking about consumption that's killing us. Finally, a look at the ...
[234] - DACA: Damned If They Do, Damned If They Don’t + Never Again Means... DACA in the supreme court – the arguments over legality, the power of presidents and the pawns of imperialist games. Next up, Never Again Action launches proactive and historically conscious activism, combining outreach with protest.


https://www.neveragainaction.com/
Act Out! [233] - Chile, Bolivia and AFRICOM: Imperialism, Revolution & What We Must Ask... Did the French Revolution go too far? And what the hell does that have to do with our place and time??
Meanwhile, people ask "when is the US going to reach that tipping point?" Well, I have some thoughts on ...
Act Out! [232] - Open Wounds, Open Wars: Veterans and the Fight for Our Lives,... We need to be open and honest about what the empire means and how we all suffer from it – and how these diverse but shared experiences can be our strength, not our fault lines. As we rattle thrones, we ...
Act Out! [231] - Grassroots From the Treetops Transformation NOT Reformation. From regenerative farming to revolutionary inclusion, these voices from the Forest Convergence tell it like it is, draw connections between our struggles and unapologetically demand real and direct action. Wherever you are, that is your frontline. Know ...
Act Out! [230] - Meat is (Ecological) Murder, Greenwashed Deforestation & Fighting Toxic Prisons Meat isn't good for you – even if it's good for you. Next, the charred reality driving deforestation and greenwashed consumer products in your markets. Plus, Fight Toxic Prisons joins us to talk direct action, solidarity with prisoners and the ...
Act Out! [229] - Too Poor to Live Free, Rebel Scientists & These Elections Don't Matter How high can you go --- the costs of health insurance continue to rise sharply. Our push to build power, reach out to others and rattle thrones must escalate in kind. Next, climate and environmental experts fired for researching and ...
Act Out! [228] - Behind the Impeachment Frenzy + Organizing to Win The spin on the impeachment frenzy you're not hearing – but really really need to. Plus, the difference between a whistleblower and a status quo whistler. Next, Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap joins us to talk constitutional amendments, working inside vs. outside the ...
Act Out! [227] - How Yemen Became a US Pawn for War on Iran +... How corporate media and their warlords are spinning the genocide in Yemen into a reason to go to war with Iran: desperate attempts to manufacture consent. Next, folks are connecting issues and building bridges in order to topple US empire ...
Act Out! [226] - How Togetherness Rips Us Apart, Building Aid Efforts in Your Community Media literacy has perhaps never been more important than it is now. And as corporate media continues to dodge reality like bullets in the Matrix, some headline translations can help us to see the truth behind the lies. Next up, ...
Act Out! [225] -Gentrification vs. Revitalization: The Fight For Affordable Housing in San Francisco A close up look at the epicenter of the nation's affordable housing crisis: San Francisco. We sit down with local residents and activists to hear about the manifold problems that gave rise to this crisis, and the creative ways in ...
Act Out! [224] Anti-War Climate Justice, Arizona's All-Seeing Eye & Kids as Pre-Existing Conditions Indigenous lands become a testing ground for Israeli-US mass surveillance – and once again indigenous wisdom throws common sense at the blundering idiocy of empire. Plus, kids as pre-existing conditions and detention centers as black sites. Next up, the people ...
Act Out! [223] - The Amazon’s Burning Past, Follow Their Lead & The Problem With... A look at the understorey of the Amazon fires and the long history of colonialist destruction. If we want to protect the forest, we have to protect the people, and look to them for solutions outside the confines of a ...
Act Out! [222] - Make ‘Em Laugh Or They’ll Kill You + The Math of... Building and healing civilizations: as we stare down the 2020 presidential elections, here's a little food for thought on how our system is built – and what advanced math of all things can tell us about the pit falls of ...
Act Out! [221] - This Stack of Papers Has More Rights Than You + The... As ecosystems around the world fall into death spirals and scientists cry out that the point of no return is upon us, a look at our justice systems highlight the pitfalls and fallacies in our thinking. For instance, did you ...
Act Out! [220] - Winding The Doomsday Clock + Charged With Dissent The psychopathic framing of the Democratic debates are a kind of microcosm in which to view how out of touch the US is with reality. For instance, the threat of nuclear genocide is considered a policy talking point rather than ...
[Act Out! 219] - The CEOs Destroying the Planet + Puerto Rico Protests Just Getting... The destruction of our planet for profit is deeply personal – so why shouldn't we treat it that way when it comes to the people perpetuating that destruction? Next up, from the streets of Puerto Rico, a look at what ...
[Act Out! 218] - The Danger of Identity Politics in Climate Change + The Truth... Good news from the Grand Canyon and the problem with conflating environmental protection with indigenous issues. Next, updates from the fight against the Mountain Valley Pipeline and new research that shows just how vital stopping the fracking industry is. Finally, ...
[Act Out! 217] - Intersectional Raids, Calls For More Pipelines & A Creative Mind If someone in your neighborhood is going on a rampage killing a bunch of neighbors and burying them in his backyard to the point that he's running out of room – do you say, well geez Bob, this is really ...
[Act Out! 216] - Medicare For All Means Inmates Too + Recession Bells & The... Do you hear that? It's a tried and true alarm bell of a coming recession. We take a look at some recent reports on this quote-un-quote recovered economy, the sadistic absurdity of wall street and what we have to do ...
[Act Out! 215] - No Independence from US Empire An important look at the ongoing steam roller of US empire, in particular in Venezuela – yeah, remember Venezuela? Dan Kovalik joins us to look behind the propaganda and into the deep and long history of US terrorism in Venezuela ...
[Act Out! 214] - Concentration Camps Made in the USA, The Battle To Ban Poisons... Legal wins against herbicides and pesticides are often just the beginning of more battles – and could fall short of the necessary change to protect our land and our soil. Next, the number of refugees worldwide is the highest its ...
[Act Out! 213] - Front Line Battles & The War of Climate Change + Chaos... Updates from two front line climate fights – in the ancient forests of northern California and the harbor of New York City. Next, the biggest polluter on the planet is also the largest terrorist organization. Here's what we need to ...
How The Democrats Will Betray Us in 2020 - FULL INTERVIEW FULL INTERVIEW

Nick Brana worked inside the Democratic party for more than a decade. He knows the machine like few others do, and that's precisely why he's now pushing for real change outside of the party, while engaging with folks ...
Act Out! [212] - How The Dems Will Betray in 2020 & the Movement for... Nick Brana, founder of the Movement for a People's Party joins us to lay out the Democratic party's playbook, based on what he's seen on the inside and built in response on the outside.

https://peoplesparty.org/
Act Out! [211] - The Real Border Emergency, Thought Crimes & The Truth About Abortion A look at the worsening emergency in the borderlands – hint: the migrants aren't the ones creating the emergency. Next up, they say dissent is patriotic – but they clearly haven't met the 'Muricans pushing hardcore totalitarian legislation that criminalizes ...
[Act Out! 210] - Rotten Tomatoes for News + Banning Our Plastic Dumps Try as we might, we can't hide from climate change. And now, thanks to a legally binding UN resolution, the US can't hide from its own heaps of trash. Next up, media literacy is a vital skill set – indeed, ...
A 250,000 Year Power Struggle - FULL INTERVIEW Robbie Leppzer sits down to discuss his latest film, Power Struggle, which chronicles the decades-long grassroots fight against the nuclear power industry in Vermont, and why all Americans need to educate themselves on this issue.

FULL INTERVIEW incl. clips from ...

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