Abby and Robbie Martin talk about sex cults NXIVM and OM, the trial of Derek Chauvin and the trend of NFTs. At 51:00 they begin their discussion of the 40 year US criminal involvement in Afghanistan, the true legacy of the war and what Biden’s “withdrawal” really means for US imperialism. Intro/Outro song: Ph.D – Fifth of May Thanks for … Read More
Abby Martin’s Empire Update wraps up the last weeks in US imperialism: Possible military expansion in Kenya, Army re-focus on fighting over the North Pole, Biden’s obscene military budget, Yemen hunger strike, major Cuba policy announcement, and a historic pro-Palestine bill in Congress. Get EXCLUSIVE Empire Files content, and keep us independent & ad-free
Abby Martin explores what’s missing from coverage of Biden’s announcement of the Afghanistan withdrawal. [More Afghanistan content below] Keep Empire Files Independent and Ad-Free + Get Exclusive Bonus Content WATCH our 2 new Afghanistan documentaries: 1. Afghanistan War Exposed: An Imperial Conspiracy 2. US Marine Eyewitness – Afghanistan’s Killing Fields LISTEN to the Empire Files Podcast on Afghanistan.
Abby Martin speaks to Eugene Puryear to discuss the big picture of US imperialism in Africa: From the Berlin Conference to the subversion of liberation movements to neocolonial puppets and the current sprawl of AFRICOM “counterterrorism.” [EXTENDED INTERVIEW + BONUS CONTENT ONLY ON PATREON] Find more of Eugene Puryear’s work at BreakThrough News.