News. Views. Hughes - July 23, 2019 (17:00 ET)
Jeffrey Epstein files desperate appeal
Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein appealed his denial of bail by a Manhattan federal judge on Monday. Cash, diamonds, a suspicious passport and copious illegal pornography were found in a safe in his NYC luxury apartment and he is considered an extreme flight risk. RT America’s John Huddy reports the latest details of the Epstein case for News.Views.Hughes.
Brexit full speed: Boris Johnson the new Trump 2.0?
UK MP Boris Johnson has been elected to the office of Prime Minister. Meanwhile, Ursula Von der Leyen has become President-elect of the European Commission, emphasizing her desire for an orderly and mutually beneficial Brexit. RT America’s Sara Montes de Oca reports. Then Afshin Rattansi, host of RT’s “Going Underground,” joins Scottie Nell Hughes to offer his analysis of the shifting politics of Europe. He also offers comparisons between Johnson and US President Trump as well as how Johnson can be expected to handle Brexit.
Neighborly ‘human chain’ confounds ICE agents
A group of Tennessee neighbors formed a “human chain” to protect an undocumented immigrant and his child from being detained by ICE agents on Monday. The event has fueled ongoing controversies around immigration enforcement. Carrie Sheffield, national editor of Accuracy in Media and civil rights attorney Robert Patillo join Scottie Nell Hughes to share their insights.