Iraq Torture Payoff, Indigenous Fight Back, Truth Seekers Prosecuted, Free Cuban 5

On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin talks about the threat against indigenous sovereignty and the growth of the Idle No More movement beyond Canada; calls out the corporate media for their obsession with supermodels and instead highlights a successful lawsuit against defense contractor L-3 Services for torture at Iraq’s infamous Abu Ghraib Prison; talks to whistleblower and lawyer, Jesselyn Radack, about recent developments in the cases of ex CIA official John Kiriakou, and PFC Bradley Manning; BTS wraps up the show with a look at the Cuban Five, a group of Cuban intelligence agents who have been incarcerated in the US since 1998 as the forgotten political prisoners of the Cold War.

Abby Martin

Abby Martin

Creator at The Empire Files
Founder of Media Roots, BOD Project Censored, Former Host of Breaking the Set, Host of teleSUR's The Empire Files.
Abby Martin

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  • Apathesis

    I like the nose ring.

  • Ittabena

    Abbey can bring that dress and her sledgehammer to my house any day. We would be splitting wood for about two minutes before a different activity would commence.