Abby and Robbie Martin discuss the recent slew of far-right attacks in the US, Trump’s rhetoric feeding white nationalists, how neoliberalism paved the road to fascism, and the total failure in coverage of today’s complex reality. // Related Links // Donate to William BlumNew Empire Files on Roots of Gun ViolenceDan Cohen in IsraelAbby in IsraelTrump & Rise of 21st … Read More
In a deep investigative piece, Abby and Robbie Martin explore the 2001 Anthrax Attacks––what led to them, why they happened, and how the Bush administration used them to manufacture consent for the illegal invasion of Iraq. Schrödinger’s Super Patriot : The 2001 Anthrax Mystery, Pt 1 of 2 ABBY MARTIN : 17 years ago, less than one month after the horrific attacks on … Read More
Robbie and Abby Martin chat about Michael Moore’s new movie “Fahrenheit 11/9″ and his film trajectory tip-toeing around hard critique of Democrats. They also discuss Israeli social media psyops, the upcoming midterm elections in California on November 6, including proposition 10 for affordable housing, and give an Empire update on the 17-year-long Afghanistan War, US special ops in Tunisia and … Read More
Abby Martin discusses what the media missed during the spectacle of the disgraced Kavanaugh hearings, belligerent neocon Nikki Haley’s sudden departure, 800 Facebook pages banned in the latest tech purge of dissident voices, police efforts to dox activists and treat nonviolent protests as “terrorism” on a solo Media Roots Radio. Donate to Media Roots Radio on Patreon.
Abby Martin interviews Max Blumenthal and Camilo Mejia about the history of CIA interference in Nicaragua, and the role of US civil society groups to meddle in the country’s democratic processes. They go into detail about the latest insurrection – allegedly over pension hikes – which resulted in 300 people being killed and a call for Ortega to hold early elections. They … Read More