On this week’s show, we have a crossover between the “Unauthorized Disclosure” weekly podcast and “Media Roots” radio. In the first part of the show, Rania Khalek highlights a recent project for “In The Now,” Kevin Gosztola shares some of the work he is doing to cover Julian Assange’s case, Abby discusses her documentary being made about Gaza and Robbie … Read More
Abby and Robbie Martin speak to 2020 presidential candidate Mike Gravel about his campaign to end US empire and implement direct democracy as well as his positions on Wikileaks, Palestine and the Democratic Party. Donate: www.mikegravel.org Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this podcast please consider donating to Media Roots Radio on Patreon.
RIP William Henry Blum March 6, 1933 – December 9, 2018 An interview conducted by Abby & Robbie Martin with historian and writer William Blum. The recording was believed to be lost in a hard drive crash shortly after, In a bittersweet turn of events Robbie later recovered the recording after William’s passing. This episode from the Media Roots archive is … Read More
On the eve of another US war for oil, Abby Martin debunks the most repeated myths about Venezuela and uncovers how US sanctions are crimes against humanity with UN Investigator and Human Rights Rapporteur Alfred De Zayas. Keep Empire Files independent and ad-free. Transcript and Links: For the last few weeks the world’s focus has been on Venezuela, as Trump … Read More
On Media Roots Radio, Robbie gives tribute to the late genius electronic musician Phillip Western and Abby talks about her experience on Tim Heidecker’s podcast ‘Office Hours.’ They discuss the ‘free speech’ grifters turning issues like internet censorship partisan, the DC Blob’s coordinated smear campaign against Ilhan Omar, the ongoing US coup attempt in Venezuela and how supposed ‘anti interventionists’ … Read More