Assange & the fall of the US w/ John Pilger, electric vehicle fraud, scam customer service jobs

Lee Camp has a very important guest this week. John Pilger is a brilliant journalist with a long history of award-winning reporting. They discuss the show trial faced by Julian Assange and the current situation on the border of Russia and Ukraine. … Read More >Assange & the fall of the US w/ John Pilger, electric vehicle fraud, scam customer service jobs

The real cause of the Bronx fire, US Covid numbers, the congressional insider-trading loophole

After a Bronx apartment building went on fire earlier this month, killing 17 and injuring many more, a national conversation picked up about low-income housing and tenant rights. New York City’s new mayor initially tried to blame tenants who hadn’t closed the fire door and the people whose space heater may have caused the blaze. Lee Camp takes on this story to expose the true culprit responsible for the tragedy. … Read More >The real cause of the Bronx fire, US Covid numbers, the congressional insider-trading loophole

Fourteen years In Guantanamo without charge, debt forgiveness through history

Naomi Karavani brings you a very special interview this week. She spoke to former-Guantanamo detainee and author Mansoor Adayfi about his experience of being held in the US’s most notorious illegal detention center, Guantanamo, for 14 years without charge. … Read More >Fourteen years In Guantanamo without charge, debt forgiveness through history

Pentagon fails more audits, feds sick of their well-earned reputations, Israel’s smear campaigns

The Pentagon has a long history of budgetary waste and fraud. They’ve failed every financial audit they’ve ever had by mind-blowingly large margins. Fortunately for the war hawks, the corporate media has helped the Pentagon cover up their actions. Lee Camp hates to repeat himself but this story requires it because the Pentagon keeps on pouring trillions into military violence, so he shines his spotlight back on the military industrial complex to open this episode … Read More >Pentagon fails more audits, feds sick of their well-earned reputations, Israel’s smear campaigns

Hawaiians Stand Against US Navy, Cryptoland, Chicago Teachers Take Action

The Red Hill US naval base in Hawaii is facing the anger of its neighbors and many of the soldiers who live there, after a jet-fuel leak poisoned the water supply of O’ahu Island. The locals only found out they’d been poisoned after thousands of people ended up in hospital because of a cover-up. Naomi Karavani got in touch with Kawena’ulaokala Kapahua of the O’ahu Water Protectors to learn more about the environmental disaster impacting his community. … Read More >Hawaiians Stand Against US Navy, Cryptoland, Chicago Teachers Take Action

The capitalist death-drive. Afghan sanctions, attack on Medicare

Lee Camp looks at how the capitalist system sits at the heart of the worst problems facing society. In this history lesson, Camp takes you back to the feudal system, to the creation of corporations and currency, to the modern system that’s destroying the lives of the poor today. … Read More >The capitalist death-drive. Afghan sanctions, attack on Medicare

China today, welfare as punishment, the assassination of Biggie

Naomi Karavani interviews journalist Danny Haiphong and takes a look at modern China, the propaganda being deployed against it by the US empire, and the reality that contrasts with that propaganda. Haiphong’s journalism is published on his ‘Chronicles of Haiphong’ Substack. … Read More >China today, welfare as punishment, the assassination of Biggie

Assange: Journalism on trial, Sweden’s Meidner Plan

Naomi Karavani interviews UK-based freelance journalist Mohamed Elmaazi this week on VIP. He’s published with numerous outlets, including The Dissenter, Jacobin, The Canary and The Electronic Intifada. They go into the case that the US is presenting against Julian Assange, its implications for the future of journalism, and more. … Read More >Assange: Journalism on trial, Sweden’s Meidner Plan