Tue, 18 August 2015
The Young Turks - 8.18.15: Stumping For Trump, Bobby Jindal, Televangelists and Straight Outta Compton
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from August 18, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Cenk hosting. Two sisters have created YouTube videos with very strong opinions. Video of their outspoken support for Donald Trump in his battle against Megyn Kelly. Jeb Bush’s donors are out talking about how they’re not panicking over his weak placement in the GOP primaries so far. This is a sign that they are definitely panicking. They pointed out that the candidates that aren’t politicians have an upper hand because Americans are tired of pols. Bobby Jindal tweeted out his “original” idea to end birthright citizenship…right after Donald Trump announced this in his immigration plan. Bill O’Reilly spoke glowingly about Donald Trump, claiming that he has stimulated the debate among GOPers. Video of his Talking Points Memo.
Ana joins Cenk for SCS. Discussion about the ways televangelists take advantage of church members for all of their money. Movie theatres that are showing the movie Straight Outta Compton are beefing up security with cops to avoid any violence among moviegoers. Video of Kevin Powell talking about how ridiculous it is to racially profile movies.