Top U.S. & World Headlines — September 13, 2018

In North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia, millions of residents are bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence, which meteorologists are warning could unleash life-threatening storm surges and historic flooding across a wide swath of the East Coast. Even if the storm weakens, experts warn Hurricane Florence could kill thousands of farm animals and trigger catastrophic waste spills from sewage treatment plants, hog waste lagoons and chicken farms. Many of the factory hog farms in North Carolina store their waste by spraying it on nearby fields and neighborhoods, or by depositing it in lagoons that can overflow during hurricanes, causing the toxic pig manure to pour into nearby waterways. We speak with Naeema Muhammad, organizing co-director for the North Carolina Environmental Justice Network, and Will Hendrick, staff attorney with the Waterkeeper Alliance.

Democracy Now

Everyday Virtue | Paterson & David Foster Wallace

Analysis of Jim Jarmusch’s 2016 film Paterson through the lens of David Foster Wallace’s philosophy.

Like Stories of Old

Bombshell: Professor Stuns MSNBC Panel On Syria

Jeffrey Sachs a Columbia University Professor calls out exactly what is happening in Syria, blaming the 7 year long attempted coup which is being funded by America and Saudi Arabia. Jimmy Dore and Judah Friedlander discuss the reality of America's continuous campaigns that cause instability and destruction around the world.

Jimmy Dore

YouTube Admits Not Notifying Subscribers & Screwing With Algorithms

YouTube admits to their new policies and methods that deliberately screw over content creators and Independent News Outlets.

Jimmy Dore

Brexit, Trump, & the Bursting Neoliberal Bubble ft. Mark Blyth

Mark Blyth Professor of Political Economy at Brown University discusses how understanding recent macroeconomic history, particularly the triumph on neoliberalism, led him to predicting Brexit and Trump’s victory.

Sam Seder

Albert Camus - Philosophy

The only real question of philosophy is whether or not we should commit suicide, said Albert Camus.

School of Life

'Everywhere you go, chaos is left behind' – Russia’s UN envoy to US over 'chem attack' in Syria

The UN Security Council is holding an emergency meeting on security in the Middle East, in the wake of reports of an alleged chemical attack in the Syrian city of Douma.


Glenn Greenwald on Syria: U.S. & Israel Revving Up War Machine Won’t Help Suffering Syrian Civilians

in Syria, where Israeli F-15 bomber jets have reportedly bombed a Syrian air base used by Iranian forces. There are reports that 14 people died in the strikes, including Iranian nationals.

Democracy Now

Israel Shoots 6 Journalist Covering Palestinian Protest

Israel is killing Palestinian journalists during planned protests. Everyone is losing their mind that Trump name calls politicians, but ignore the killing of civilians trapped in an open air imperial prison.

Jimmy Dore

Experts Can't Prove Nerve Agent Came From Russia Or Is Novichok

The United Kingdom and its allies are accusing Russia of killing a spy, but can't provide any evidence. Is this weapons of mass destruction all over again?

Jimmy Dore

Trump Nails Bezos & Amazon On Corruption

Trump is going over Amazon, which means everyone will dismiss it. For some reason politicians won't go over the owner of the Washington Post, a member of a Pentagon Board, and a contractor to the CIA.

Jimmy Dore

Charlottesville: The True Alt-Right

Everything you might expect to be present at a rally attended by a bunch of neo-nazis. Hate speech of every kind.


Bernie Smeared Over MLK Speech By Establishment Tools

Bernie Sanders gave a speech accurately criticizing the Democratic Party. The corporate media made maybe their most desperate attempt at a smear yet.

The Jimmy Dore Show

Hello World Again, Empire Destroying Everything

It's going so fast now, it's crazy. 2017 80% of the income was made by the 1%.

Dirk Kelly

Uncanny Valley

In the slums of the future, virtual reality junkies satisfy their violent impulses in online entertainment. An expert player discovers that the line between games and reality is starting to fade away. 3DAR’s latest short film explores the frightening potential of our next technological revolution.

Who Is More Corrupt: Trump, Clinton or Obama? Surprising Answer!

"Our whole system is corrupt, nobody goes to jail for war crime, or for kicking old ladies out of their homes for a nickel".

Jimmy Dore