Google is evil, bitcoin revolution, #YesAllWomen takes on Misogyny
In this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin remarks on statements by the Afghan officials in response to the NSA’s sweeping surveillance of ‘nearly all’ phone communications in the country. Abby then goes over the NBC news interview with Edward Snowden, discussing how the entire conversation was focused on Snowden himself, rather than the content of the leaked documents. Abby also speaks with David Seaman, host of the David Seaman Hour podcast, about bitcoin and its future capability of decentralizing monetary systems. Next Abby looks at over 5 US states that are running out of water and experiencing record drought, highlighting the dangers this poses to human health and economy. BTS wraps up the show with an interview with Terry O’Neill, president of the National Organization for Women, discussing the recent mass shooting in Santa Barbara, CA, and how it relates to the larger issue of misogyny and male entitlement.