News with Ed - April 9, 2018
Global leaders ‘very concerned’ about US-China trade relations – policy specialist
President Donald Trump says he is prepared to fight China for unfairly targeting American farmers with tariffs, as trade disagreements between the US and its biggest trade partner heat up. The president said he will help out American farmers but did not specify which policies would be implemented. For more, RT America’s Ed Schultz speaks with Sourabh Gupta, policy specialist at the Institute for China-America Studies.
Rise of AI: Do you trust your computer?
For years, Elon Musk has offered dire warnings about the potential dark future of artificial intelligence. The Tesla CEO is now hoping people will gain some insight into just how much confidence consumers should have in their electronic devices, from a new documentary directed by Chris Paine and written by Mark Monroe. RT America’s Trinity Chavez reports on the film “Do You Trust This Computer?”
Panel: Cohen office raid riles Trump
President Donald Trump is furious, after the FBI raided the home and office of his personal lawyer Michael Cohen. According to the Washington Post, agents seized records as part of their investigation into possible bank fraud or campaign finance violations. Political commentators Rory Riley-Topping and Ben Kissel join Ed Schultz to discuss.