Mon, 14 September 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from September 14, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Article in the Daily Beast written anonymously by a police officer trainee spoke of the biased and negative rhetoric being fed to new cops, focusing on Black LIves Matter protesters and “thugs” that are killing cops left and right. Video of Scott Walker telling CNN that violence against police is Obama’s fault. Video of Walker denying Obama’s words against police violence. Cenk reads cop kill numbers that show this is the 2nd safest year for cops since the late 1800s. A Florida gun shop owner had a special firearm sale on Friday, in honor of 9-11. The promo code was “Muslim.” His plan for peace and comfort is for everyone to have guns and be ready to shoot Muslims if they’re in the mall with suicide bombs. The leader of the Voodoo faith in Haiti has died.
A pastor that was outed in the Ashley Madison leak has committed suicide, and his widow is speaking out against the move by the hackers. She explained that he struggled with addiction and depression. California gov Jerry Brown is considering a bill that would allow doctor assisted suicide for people suffering from terminal illnesses. A woman in NYC has been charged for having her two pit bull attack a man. Burning Man is being sued by Quizno’s.