Abby and Robbie Martin talk about the latest Mueller indictment of 12 alleged Russian intelligence (GRU) agents in relation to the alleged Russian state-sponsored hacking of the DNC and ‘meddling’ in the 2016 US presidential election. Robbie breaks down the charges and why the indictments aren’t meant to actually bring anybody to justice but are instead meant to paint a … Read More
Abby and Robbie Martin talk about Ed Shultz’s legacy, Bay Area attacks against homeless people, Elon Musk’s PR stunts, Trump’s bizarre stand-up comedy at campaign rallies, the pardoning of the Bundy militia, the devastating refugee crisis where 1,000 migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean so far in 2018, DSA’s Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shock win against establishment Democrats, and the secret economic … Read More
Abby Martin appeared on the Duncan Trussel Family Hour to discuss the intersection between mental illness and capitalism in America, the rise of ‘fake news’ to displace honest discourse and criticism, and America’s colonization of the world. Tune in for this fascinating conversation from an alternative point of view. Listen here.
Robbie and Abby Martin interview investigative journalist Barrett Brown about his body of work fighting the cyber-industrial complex and promoting the idea of open source collaboration. They discuss how his reporting on the Stratfor leak made him a target of the US empire and sent him to prison for five years, the trajectory of Wikileaks and Julian Assange, Reality Winner … Read More
Abby and Robbie discuss Trump’s zero-tolerance immigration policy and dehumanizing anti immigrant rhetoric, the lawlessness of gestapo police force ICE, the corporate media’s manufactured outrage about the family separation crisis, how we got here: from NAFTA to the DHS to ‘Deporter-In-Chief’ Obama, the cognitive dissonance from Americans to not connect how US foreign policy bred the refugee and immigration crisis … Read More