Wed, 15 July 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from July 15, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: After Bill O’Reilly defended Trump’s statements about undocumented immigrants, he became outraged by the media’s reporting of it. Video of his ambush interviews on SF government officials. Video of O’Reilly going after Salon, Media Matters, and SJ Mercury News for reporting his support for Trump by comparing them to White Supremacist group Stormfront. A Satanic temple in Detroit was planning to unveil a statue of satan after they were repeatedly threatened by Christians. Discussion about how they sound just like Muslim terrorists, targeting an opposing religion. A federal judge forced Gardena police to release a police video from 2013 of officers killing an unarmed Latino man over a stolen bike that he didn’t steal. Video of the murder.
Hour 2: Cenk and Ana. New video of Mexican drug lord El Chapo’s escape has been released by the Mexican government. A RW anti-abortion group has released a video of their meeting with a Planned Parenthood executive that they claim shows PP taking part in selling fetal organs to a biotech company. In response, Louisiana Gov Bobby Jindal has halted all plans for New Orleans to open a PP office while an investigation takes place. A bill that would raise $4.75 million for breast cancer research was also eliminated in Congress over the video.