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[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set
[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set
[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set
[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set
[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set
[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul Chris Hedges Breaks the Set

[458] New Illegal War Begins, Surveillance Overhaul & Chris Hedges Breaks the Set

breakingtheset - 2014-09-24

Abby Martin Breaks the Set on War with ISIS, NSA Whistleblowers & An Impending Climate Change Revolt. LIKE Breaking the Set @ fb.me/JournalistAbbyMartin FOLLOW Abby Martin @ twitter.com/AbbyMartin EPISODE BREAKDOWN: On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin remarks on the start of US airstrikes in Syria despite restrictions against such actions under international law. Abby then discusses the concerns of the USA Freedom Act being argued in Congress with former NSA Officer and whistleblower, Bill Binney, going over why the legislation doesn't resolve issues with the existing surveillance framework in the US. BTS wraps up the show with an interview with journalist and author, Chris Hedges, going over where the recent mass climate change demonstrations in New York fall short, as well as why he believes revolt is the only solution to restoring a functioning American democracy.