- 5 years ago
In this show, Margaret and Kevin discuss JP Morgan's loss of at least 2 billion dollars lately due to derivatives, the 'Underwear bomber' in Yemen, an agent of both Saudi Intelligence and the CIA, the President's agreement to expand drone attacks in Yemen on people who's names are not known, the Palestinian prisoners in Israel holding hunger strikes to protest indefinite detention without charges, and protests continuing worldwide - in the UK 30,000 off-duty police officers joined the anti-austerity protests and Putin will not attend the G8 due to protests in Russia. Our guests are all participants in the May 18th Occupy G8 Peoples' Summit in Frederick, MD (ItsOurEconomy.us). Sam Pizzigati, editor of TooMuch, speaks about the global wealth inequality and the influence of concentrated wealth on public policies. Arden Manning of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch reveals the secret TransPacific Partnership. And Professor James Riker speaks about the history and purpose of the G20/G8.