RT America -- April 25, 2014
Secretary of State John Kerry accused RT Thursday of being a Russian "propaganda bullhorn." Blasting the network for its supposed efforts to "propagandize and distort" the events in Ukraine, Kerry followed a familiar path of ignoring US involvement in the crisis and placing the blame squarely on Russia. Offering analysis with RT's Gayane Chichakyan is Brian Becker, national coordinator of the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition.
The widely anticipated Google Glass is about to hit the market, but lawmakers in some states are concerned the internet-connected glasses will be a distraction for drivers. Legislators are considering restricting their use behind the wheel, so Google is responding by sending out lobbyists to convince lawmakers otherwise. As RT's Ameera David reports, this political influence is only one small part of the company's multi-million dollar lobbying apparatus.