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Moderate Rebels

Apr 17, 2019

Ecuador sold out WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange, letting Britain arrest him for potential extradition to the US. Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton speak with former Foreign Minister Guillaume Long about this historic betrayal, discussing Ecuadoran President Lenin Moreno's embrace of right-wing...


Mar 29, 2019

Russiagate has collapsed, with Robert Mueller's investigation finding no proof of collusion. Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton speak with journalist Aaron Maté, who documented from the beginning how the Trump-Russia conspiracy was not based on evidence — and hacked the brains of US political and media elites.

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Mar 6, 2019

Moderate Rebels episode 37 (part 2 of 2): Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, live in Caracas, Venezuela, continue interviewing journalist Diego Sequera of Misión Verdad. We discuss the history of the Chavista movement, the victories and losses of Hugo Chávez, the enormous difficulties faced by President Nicolás Maduro,...


Feb 23, 2019

Moderate Rebels episode 36 (part 1 of 2): Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton report live from Caracas, Venezuela with journalist Diego Sequera of Misión Verdad. We discuss the US-led coup attempt, the Trump administration's "humanitarian aid" stunt on the border, and the history of Chavismo and Bolivarianism.

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Feb 1, 2019

Moderate Rebels episode 35: Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton speak with Aline Piva, who lives and teaches in Caracas, Venezuela and explains what's really going on in the country, with a US-led coup attempt to  install the right-wing opposition. We discuss the economic warfare and US sanctions on Venezuela, the daily life...