Notable guests join us to cover the important weekly news stories as President Biden is doubling down on backing Saudi Arabia and arming terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda on the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen.
Caleb Maupin, journalist and political analyst, joins us to discuss this week’s important stories. Recent battles between alternative voices on YouTube have revealed the reality that some on the left in America have been co-opted by neo-liberal and neo-con elements in the US government and beyond. Also, a European event hosted by the political arm of an odd terrorist cult called the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq has caused a significant uproar, as several European and American politicians attended and made outrageous remarks. Also, the US State Department’s fingerprints are all over the current political problems in both Haiti and Cuba.
Chris Hedges, investigative journalist, joins us to discuss his latest article. In his article “Bless the Traitors,” Chris Hedges discusses the treatment of besieged whistleblowers such as Julian Assange and Daniel Hale.
Richard Wolff, professor of economics and host of “Democracy At Work” on YouTube, joins us to discuss the current economic situation in the US empire and its connected vassal states. The neo-liberal economic model has wrought economic disaster both in the US and abroad, and the COVID-19 pandemic has created a dynamic in which only massive government intervention can keep the entire system from collapsing. How long will…