CATEGORY: EMPIRE — 09.AUG.2014
"President O'Bombing"—US Airstrikes Begin Anew in Iraq —
US military aircraft carried out airstrikes in northern Iraq in an attempt to halt sweeping advances by ISIS. Phyllis Bennis, a fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies, discusses the situation.
Original Show Pub Date: 08.Aug.2014
CATEGORY: EMPIRE, MEDIA — 14.JUL.2014
The Impact of WikiLeaks' Nearly 8 Million Released Documents —
Julian Assange reviews of some of the important shifts that have happed as a result of Wikileaks and similar reporting efforts, including the Collateral Murder video, the US decision to leave Afghanistan, and corrupt influence practices by the US in other countries. He also explains why the new supposedly independent media outlet "The Intercept" may prove to be limited by its elite ownership.
Original Show Pub Date: 09.Jul.2014
CATEGORY: FINANCIAL — 24.JUL.2014
The Keiser Report
Sub-Prime Car Loans and the Next Bubble —
Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss the emergence of a building bubble in the car loan market. It's a new subprime loan scam that will end in heartache for unqualified borrowers, bank-bailout taxes for the rest of us when the rescue packages get forced on us, and more bonuses for the clever banksters who keep coming up with these schemes.
Original Show Pub Date: 22.Jul.2014
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