RT America is a TV channel that is based in Washington, D.C. RT America is part of the RT network, which is a global multilingual television news network that is based in Moscow, Russia. RT is a non-profit organization funded by the Russian government; while claiming autonomy, RT has been criticized as being a propaganda outlet for the Russian government.
RT America focuses on covering news in the United States from an alternative perspective. The broadcaster’s oft-used motto is “Question More.” Based in RT’s Washington, D.C. bureau, the channel includes programs hosted by American journalists. The channel maintains a separate schedule of programs each weekday from 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time, and like its counterpart in the UK, it simulcasts RT International at all other times.
RT America also has studios and bureaus in New York City, Miami, and Los Angeles. The channel is the home and the production base of RT’s U.S. based programs.
RT America is the channel RT delivers to United States cable and satellite providers. The channel is also available online through RT’s website.