Jack Lew exposed, Deadly Iran sanctions, Gitmo guard speaks out
On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin calls out the corporate media for obsessing over Jack Lew’s loopy signature, and exposes Lew’s servitude to Wall Street. Abby then talks to Jamal Abdi, Policy Director at the National Iranian American Council, about the crippling sanctions leveled on Iran and how to bring about true US-Iran diplomacy. She then speaks to Brandon Neely, a former guard at Guantanamo Bay Prison, about his experience witnessing torture and his dismay with a government that lied to him. BTS wraps up the show with a tribute to Aaron Swartz, the computer programmer and genius innovator who tragically took his own life at the age of 26.