Staff Writer, DB HolmesNews / Government
Abby Martin remarks on a new report by the Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences which highlights how one in 25 people on death row are innocent. The Senate Intelligence Committee’s decision to remove a requirement from the 2014 Intelligence Operations Bill for the president to disclose the number of civilian casualties due to drone strikes. Jon Fox, global advocacy manager at Access Now about the FCC’s leaked proposal to abandon ‘Net Neutrality’ rules. The corporate media’s visceral coverage of Secretary of State John Kerry’s remarks on concern the danger of Israel becoming an “Apartheid State”, citing several examples of why Israel’s segregated social system already meets that definition. Finally, RT’s Meghan Lopez discusses the massive operation to remove military equipment from landlocked Afghanistan, going over the logistical difficulties and the high costs of the US military draw down.
Source: Breaking the Set