Tragedy over eastern Ukraine, CA to ban death penalty? and living with death in mind
Abby Martin remarks on the recent air tragedy in eastern Ukraine, and the insensitivity of international media outlets in politicizing the downing of Malaysian passenger airliner. The ruling by a US federal judge calling California’s death penalty unconstitutional. Carolyn Baker, author of ‘Extinction Dialogs’, discusses the likelihood of a possible mass-extinction resulting from rapid climate change. Finally, Vijay Prashad on the BRICS summit, breaking down the issues facing the global south, and the conditions that are propelling these emerging economies.