America’s nuclear insanity, Black Friday’s retail ‘terrorists’, Left Forum 2014
Abby Martin remarks on the new EPA mandate to cut coal-fired power plant emissions by 30 percent by the year 2030. The dangers posed by radioactive waste from the Los Alamos National Laboratory, as well as other US cities that exemplify America’s nuclear waste problems. Dr. Seth Adler, conference coordinator with the 2014 Left Forum, discusses the theme of this year’s event and the purpose of the annual conference. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called out over her lucrative speaking tour in the run-up to the 2016 presidential elections. Finally, the executive director of the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund, Mara Verheyden-Hilliard, details her findings into the role ‘Fusion Centers’ play in the government’s mass surveillance efforts, as well as the actions being taken to end funding for these programs.