We air part 2 of Radio Dispatch Live with Jeremy Scahill and Ryan Devereaux, where we discuss the history of the anti-war movement, Ryan’s time in Ferguson, and Jeremy’s adventures at the Oscar’s. Also, the discipline regime at charter schools is terrifying.
Jeremy Scahill and Ryan Devereaux join us for the latest Radio Dispatch Live, maybe our best one yet. In part 1, we discuss government watchlists, the roots of the war in Syria and Iraq, and why Yemen and Somalia aren’t foreign policy success stories.
It’s Trending Week at BTR! On today’s show, we’re helping to #stopthebeautymadness in the media with activist Robin Rice. Plus, BTR staff writer Lisa Autz explains how one NYC apartment complex’s attempt to accommodate affordable housing sparked a controversy over possible economic discrimination.
Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss the protests in Ferguson and his arrest at the hands of the local police. Also, data shows racial economic disparities are getting worse, and listener mail.
Another night of police violence in Ferguson, Obama gives another disappointing press conference, and friend of the show Ryan Devereaux is arrested and detained overnight.