Violent protests continue in Minneapolis for its fourth day. The media establishment has now become a target of the protesters’ ire, with videographers and reporters attacked numerous times. RT America’s John Huddy (in for Rick Sanchez) discusses the role of and importance of journalists in situations like this. Former police officer Kim Potter has been charged with second-degree manslaughter for the killing of Daunte Wright. According to the criminal complaint, she accidentally discharged her gun instead of her taser. Despite the charges, violent protests continue across the country in response to Wright’s death. RT America’s Trinity Chavez reports. Then attorney and civil rights advocate Isaac Wright, Jr shares his insights.
RT America’s Faran Fronczak joins to discuss Washington’s unexpected new round of sanctions against Russia. In response to its “malign activities,” including alleged election-meddling, the Biden administration is expelling ten Russian diplomats and leveling new sanctions against Russia. Then Prof. Peter Kuznick of American University and Jeremy Kuzmarov of Covert Action Magazine share their expertise.