CrossTalk

  • Syria on fire
    The stakes couldn’t be higher. And it is happening in Syria. The goal of destroying Islamic State is largely complete. Now the Syrian proxy war is entering a new stage. Who are the players and what are their aims? And what does winning mean?...
  • CrossTalk
    'CrossTalk' is RT's flagship program. This TV debate experience presents hot-topic discussions on politics, business, newsmakers, global trends, present-day conflicts, and dangers and challenges facing our world. Host Peter Lavelle poses hard, straightforward questions to his guests, and demands concrete answers in response. Peter's guests are politicians, journalists, scientists and decision-makers of all sorts – anyone who influences the decisions changing our world or plays a key role in forming public opinion.
  • Syria on fire
    Syria on fire
    The stakes couldn’t be higher. And it is happening in Syria. The goal of destroying Islamic State is largely complete. Now the Syrian proxy war is entering a new stage. Who are the players and what are their aims? And what does winning mean?...
  • Koreans talk peace?
    Koreans talk peace?
    The games have begun. The younger sister of North Korea’s ruler Kim Jong-un has captured the attention of the media, while US Vice President Mike Pence was mocked as a dud, even undiplomatic. The two Koreas are engaging each other. This makes...
  • Bullhorns: The truth will out
    Bullhorns: The truth will out
    While Washington’s political elites chatter endlessly about memos, the US continues to deepen its role in the Syrian proxy war. Of course, there is no public debate about this. And are the two Koreas giving peace a chance? CrossTalking with...
  • Dr Strangelove’s world
    Dr Strangelove’s world
    The Pentagon recently released its new Nuclear Posture Review. Its critics are stunned. Not only is the use of nuclear weapons now more thinkable, but the threshold for their use has been lowered. Doctor Strangelove would be proud. Is the world...
  • Two Americas
    Two Americas
    Two Americas – two intensely charged and opposing news narratives. Do cable news networks reflect these divisions or rather function as triggers intensifying the cultural divide? Also, what has happened to journalism? Is it now a profession...
  • Bullhorns: Post-memo
    Bullhorns: Post-memo
    The memo has come and gone, but this controversy is far from over. The political bias of the Deep State has been revealed, and illegal activities exposed. Who, if anyone, will be held accountable? CrossTalking with Victor Olevich, Dmitry Babich, and...
  • Erdogan’s war on Syria
    Erdogan’s war on Syria
    Turkey’s decision to invade northern Syria has foreign policy implications far beyond the Middle East. What are Ankara’s objectives in Syria and the region? Does it facilitate or hinder a final peace settlement to Syria’s proxy...
  • Memo-mania
    Memo-mania
    The ‘release the memo’ moment is upon us. Republicans are billing it as some kind of silver bullet, revealing political corruption at the highest levels of the Department of Justice and FBI. Democrats and their supporters in the liberal...
  • Bullhorns: Memo-gate
    Bullhorns: Memo-gate
    Release the memo! Russiagate morphs into FBI-gate. Also, are the US and Turkey on the path to confrontation in Syria? And the great debate: Jordan Peterson is called a one-man army and has taken the Internet by storm. CrossTalking with Victor...
  • #RELEASETHEMEMO
    #RELEASETHEMEMO
    We are told a secret society existed within the FBI with the sole purpose of undermining then-candidate Donald Trump. We are also told the FBI “lost” text messages from members of this secret society. With Russiagate rapidly losing...