Tue, 10 May 2016
TYT - 05.10.16: Trump’s Popularity, Muslim London Mayor, Flint Mayor Corruption, and Oxford Trigger Warnings
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 10, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Trump’s popularity worse than Nickelback’s. Clinton tied with Trump in polls. Study on Sanders’ tax plan effect on economy. Wall St Journal’s reasons to support Clinton. Trump to raise taxes on rich. Trump lenient for Muslim London mayor. Merrick Garland’s presidential nomination. Pro-Hillary Super PAC attacks Trump. Obama to visit Hiroshima.
Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk. The mayor of Flint is being accused of redirecting funds meant for water relief to her campaign. The staffer that noticed this and blew the whistle on the operation was immediately fired. Oxford Univ is allowing law students to opt out of certain criminal law classes if they’re triggered by rape or gruesome details of murder. Ana is against this coddling of grown people. Over 100 members of the Methodist Clergy has come out as part of the LGBT community.