RT America -- July 8, 2015
‘Dylann Roof exposed the underbelly of American politics’ – activist
Hate groups like the Ku Klux Klan and the Aryan Nation have thrown their support behind Dylann Storm Roof, the 21-year-old who confessed to shooting and killing nine African-American churchgoers in order to start a “race war.” The white supremacist groups are applauding Roof’s violent actions and the hateful philosophy that influenced him. RT’s Simone Del Rosario speaks with anti-racism activist Daryle Lamont Jenkins about the roots of Roof’s hate and what it says about the country’s current tensions.
Technical glitch shuts down New York Stock Exchange for hours
A technical glitch of unknown origin forced the New York Stock Exchange to shut down and stopped trading operations for nearly four hours on Wednesday afternoon. RT’s Simone Del Rosario chats with Boom Bust co-host Erin Ade in New York City about the outage and what may have been behind it.