Obama’s Orwellian rhetoric, Congo war crimes, Jailed for silence, DOJ assault on Fox
On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin and political commentator Sam Sacks go over the Orwellian rhetoric in Obama’s latest foreign policy speech. Abby highlights a recent UN investigation brining to light crimes against humanity committed by a US-trained Congolese battalion. BTS then speaks to RT correspondent Anastasia Churkina about the case of Jerry Koch, an anarchist activist who is being held in contempt of court for refusing to testify before a federal grand jury, five years after the Times Square bicycle bombing. Abby wraps up the show with an interview with journalist David Seaman about the Department of Justice’s investigation into the FBI’s spying on Fox News reporter James Rosen.