Hour 1: John Iadarola and Desi Doyen hosting. Bill O’Reilly lamented the plight rich Americans are in, in comparison to everyday Americans. Video of his concern during his Talking Points Memo segment. Charts illustrating the real income inequality in the country. After a ship carrying hundreds of migrants heading from North Africa to Europe capsized, the numbers of people killed in these crossings totals in the thousands. There are record numbers of deaths before peak season for these crossings even begun.
Hour 2: Cara Santa Maria has replaced Iadarola for SCS. A social experiment was taped of a man posing as a homeless man trying to give money to strangers walking by. Many got upset and threw the money back at him. Cara senses that it may be fake with actors providing the outrageous reactions. Update on the high rise NYC building that would allow less fortunate residents live there in 55 affordable living units. After 90K people applied for the 55 spaces, the controversy of the “Poor Door” controversy has been denied by the developing company.
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from April 21, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com