CrossTalk

  • (Un)Diplomatic
    At the United Nations U.S. President Donald Trump described his vision of foreign policy as principled realism. He also tried to convince the gathering of the General Assembly that his idea of ‘America First’ was compatible with this...
  • 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.
  • (Un)Diplomatic
    (Un)Diplomatic
    At the United Nations U.S. President Donald Trump described his vision of foreign policy as principled realism. He also tried to convince the gathering of the General Assembly that his idea of ‘America First’ was compatible with this...
  • Parties in crisis?
    Parties in crisis?
    One word that aptly describes American politics today is ‘divisions.’ The line that divides liberals from conservatives is deep and even worrisome. To make things worse, there are some of the same dividing lines within the major...
  • Bullhorns: Just facts
    Bullhorns: Just facts
    As the Syrian government pushes to finally end the war, Washington again calls for regime change. Also, the media war regarding North Korea, and the so-called ‘Russia threat.’ CrossTalking with Mark Sleboda, Dmitry Babich, and Xavier...
  • Crosstalk on RT and Sputnik: Attacking free speech
    Crosstalk on RT and Sputnik: Attacking free speech
    Both the television station you are watching now and the Russian news agency Sputnik may find themselves in legal jeopardy in the United States. The drive to designate both as foreign agents under the “Foreign Agents Registration Act” is...
  • Trump and his generals
    Trump and his generals
    Candidate Donald Trump ran on a campaign that not only questioned many foreign policy orthodoxies, but also lashed out against the neoconservative view of the world. Today the president is surrounded by men in uniform. Some are calling this a soft...
  • Bullhorns: Media as PR
    Bullhorns: Media as PR
    What is the real function of media in the West today? To inform citizens or parrot the interests and policies of the political elites? It would seem the corporate media can’t get enough of war. CrossTalking with Victor Olevich, Alex...
  • CrossTalk on North Korea: Double freeze?
    CrossTalk on North Korea: Double freeze?
    The US and North Korea continue their war of words, while cooler minds press for diplomacy and negotiations. How much of a threat is North Korea to the global order? And why is the United States threatening force to resolve this conflict?...
  • Bullhorns: Free fall
    Bullhorns: Free fall
    How bad can it get? How low can the Russia-U.S. relationship go? At this point it is anyone’s guess. But one thing is for sure: Donald Trump’s call for better relations is now dead in the water. CrossTalking with Mark Sleboda, Nicolai...
  • Bullhorns: Breakdown?
    Bullhorns: Breakdown?
    The downward spiral – this describes not only relations between Russia and the U.S. but also the continuing situation on the Korean peninsula. Have we passed the point of no return? CrossTalking with Mark Sleboda, Victor Olevich and Alex...
  • Bullhorns: Targeting RT
    Bullhorns: Targeting RT
    The war against freedom of speech continues and you guessed it - RT is being targeted again. Also, has Russia given up on Trump? And will anything stop the leaks in Washington? CrossTalking with Dmitry Babich, Victor Olevich, and Mark Sleboda.