Over the past couple days, millions have seen viral videos from East Jerusalem of Israeli settlers stealing Palestinian homes, and marching in huge mobs to commit pogroms throughout the city. With this struggle a potential flashpoint for a much bigger showdown–and a microcosm of the larger colonial project–we are joined by Nora Barrows-Friedman, journalist and associate editor of The Electronic … Read More
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.