The News with Rick Sanchez - June 27, 2019 (20:00 ET)
How war lobby infiltrates US gov’t
Rick Sanchez explores the shameless but routine conflicts of interest in the US media and government. Such conflicts are abundantly illustrated by the appointment of Raytheon lobbyist Mark Esper to replace former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan as acting Defense Secretary.
Revolving Door: Conflicts, corruption in media
RT America’s Michele Greenstein joins Rick Sanchez to discuss the military contractors, mercenaries and corporate lobbyists infiltrating US news networks, dictating their content and manipulating US foreign policy.
European elites allow Russia back in
Russia has been readmitted to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) with full voting rights. Political strategist John Jordan joins Rick Sanchez to share his insights. He argues that Russia should never have been kicked out in the first place and that Russia’s conflict with Ukraine is poorly understood in the western world due to Ukraine’s superior public relations.