CrossTalk

  • No party for white men
    The Democratic Party is in big trouble. It has not come to terms with the outcome of the 2016 election. It has a leadership out of touch with its base. Millennials are fleeing. Is their slogan now ‘No party for white men?’ CrossTalking...
  • 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.
  • No party for white men
    No party for white men
    The Democratic Party is in big trouble. It has not come to terms with the outcome of the 2016 election. It has a leadership out of touch with its base. Millennials are fleeing. Is their slogan now ‘No party for white men?’ CrossTalking...
  • A Trumpian kind of view
    A Trumpian kind of view
    A Trumpian kind of view. It’s understatement to say Donald Trump is an unconventional and unorthodox political figure. His critics do have a point when they say Trump appears to be harsher with allies than with real and imagined enemies. Then...
  • Denying detente
    Denying detente
    US President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he wants better relations with Russia. He did finally have his long sought summit with Vladimir Putin. While both presidents called it a success, the American political class and corporate media call the...
  • Melting pot melting down
    Melting pot melting down
    Across the Western world the so-called melting pot is melting down. Immigration, legal and illegal, is probably the most contentious and divisive issue energizing voters. In Italy, for example, the right and left have united on the issue. In...
  • Transatlantic crisis?
    Transatlantic crisis?
    The transatlantic relationship has had many ups and downs since its inception after the Second World War. It is said the relationship has weathered these moments of tensions and differences due to American leadership. Now enter Donald Trump. Can the...
  • Destruction of Yemen
    Destruction of Yemen
    After three years of conflict, it has been estimated that 22.2 million people out of a population of 27.4 million in Yemen are in need of humanitarian assistance. Some 4.5 million children and women are suffering from malnutrition, while 2.9 million...
  • Bullhorns: In revolt!
    Bullhorns: In revolt!
    On this edition of CrossTalk we discuss whether détente is possible, even desirable. Why isn’t it a good idea to get along with Russia? And much more! CrossTalking with Eric Kraus, Dmitry Babich, and Alex Christoforou.
  • Derangement syndrome
    Derangement syndrome
    Do the corporate mainstream media fuel America’s cultural wars? Do they magnify political differences? It would seem so. How else could it be that the only topic that is discussed and argued over is Donald Trump? Are journalists infected with...
  • Trump 'unexceptional'
    Trump 'unexceptional'
    On this edition of CrossTalk we consider only one question: Is Donald Trump’s “America First” policy in contradiction to the Washington Consensus idea of American Exceptionalism? The answer to this question will likely define...
  • Bullhorns: Turnabout
    Bullhorns: Turnabout
    Trump’s invitation to Putin to visit the White House is postponed. Putin turns around inviting Trump to Moscow. Does Trump have a grand plan regarding Russia or is he merely keeping a campaign promise? This and much more on this edition of...