Truthdig correspondent Michael Nigro is on the ground to document the rally and counterprotest.
"Here's the thing with Libertarians," the "Full Frontal" host tells presidential candidate Gary Johnson. "I support basically every other thing you say."
Why poor areas vote for politicians who want to slash the safety net. (The explanations might surprise you.)
"If he doesn’t go electorally in a serious way to win, then [Bernie Sanders] is setting up millions of Americans, and young Americans, for a huge morale collapse," Nader explains.
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and The Real News Network's Senior Editor Paul Jay discuss the inherent contradictions in Silicon Valley’s ideology and practices in the second installment of TRNN’s show “Reality Asserts Itself.”
These strange bedfellows, who share the view that unrestricted government spying is a violation of the Constitution, were the major forces in ending the NSA’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records and passing the USA Freedom Act.
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other "Left, Right & Center" panelists examine a behind-the-scenes fight over interoffice spying between the US Senate and the CIA Also, the libertarian-conservative split on the U’s proper role in the Ukraine crisis and Senate Democrats' fruitless all-nighter on climate change .
Libertarians, whom the Republican National Committee has largely shut out, assumed a more energetic role at CPAC this year, using the failed election as evidence that the GOP should return to their philosophy's ideals.
The actor, standing next to his educator mother, does away with a camera crew from Reason.tv and it retaliates with amusing editing.