Corporate Media, Imperialism, People’s Power On May 6, 2018, the excellent grassroots media project acTVism Munich organized an event with Glenn Greenwald, Jill Stein and Abby Martin called “Freedom & Democracy: Global Issues in Context 2.0″ in Munich, Germany. In an interview with organizer Zain Raza, Abby explains her trajectory as an anti-war activist turned professional journalist for RT America, the inverted reality in … Read More
In 2016, more than 50 bills were introduced in Congress targeting Trans people. Since Trump took office, dozens of pieces of landmark legislation have been cancelled, severely rolling back Trans rights. To explore this wide-ranging assault, Abby Martin speaks with two leading voices and activists in the Trans community: Chase Strangio, attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union, and Jennicet … Read More
Abby and Robbie Martin talk to Anoa Changa, a progressive Black activist, attorney and host of “The Way with Anoa”, about the NPR hit piece insinuating she is a Russian stooge, simply because she promoted her views on socialist radio shows hosted by Sputnik. They discuss Bernie Sanders, the Russiagate hysteria leading to the demonization of the left, and why … Read More
Robbie Martin has a long-form discussion with investigative journalist and filmmaker Tom Secker about the alleged Salisbury poisoning incident involving former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter. They run through the official story of this alleged incident and debunk several prevailing narratives as well as analyze how the propaganda surrounding the alleged attack could be used to solidify a greater … Read More
Robbie Martin speaks to adult film actor and author Conner Habib about the war against sex-workers, the shut-down of websites like Backpage and Craigslist personals and the new FOSTA/SESTA legislation passed overwhelmingly in the Senate. Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this podcast please consider donating to Media Roots Radio on Patreon.