Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Government Shutdown Sham, Exxon Pollutes Arkansas with Toxic Crude Sludge

 Abby Martin Breaks the Set on Gov Shutdown Sham, Exxon Polluting Arkansas with Toxic Sludge, Charity Pyramid Schemes, and Senator Bob Graham on 9/11 Saudi Connection

EPISODE BREAKDOWN: On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin calls out the sham of the government shutdown by pointing out that members of Congress continue receiving a $174K salary while hundreds of thousands of other government employees get the shaft. Abby then talks to Ann Jarrell, a resident of Mayflower, Arkansas, about the lingering health and environmental effects of the Exxon Pegasus pipeline oil spill. Abby then calls out the top 5 American charities that are stealing your money, while giving less than one percent of donation to their respective causes. BTS wraps up the show with an exclusive wide ranging interview with former Senator and Florida Governor, Bob Graham, about the deficiencies in the 9/11 investigation, Bush-era enhanced interrogation techniques, and accountability for the BP oil spill.