RT America -- July 17, 2015

Death of Eric Garner: One year on, protesters hit the streets of NYC


A year after 43-year-old Eric Garner died at the hands of an NYPD officer, people are still fighting against police brutality. Protesters took to the streets with chants of “Black lives matter,” demanding major reforms in the American justice system. RT’s Alexey Yaroshevsky interviews activists making their way to Staten Island.


Soyuz-Apollo Mission: 40-year look back at historic handshake in orbit


The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project is marking its 40th anniversary and celebrating the historic mission where NASA astronauts docked onto a Soviet space station and shook hands with cosmonauts in middle of the Cold War. RT’s Manila Chan hears from two of the men who were part of the mission, American Tom Stafford and Russian Aleksey Leonov.