Sun, 21 December 2014
THE SUNDAY WIRE broadcasts LIVE with host Patrick Henningsen from 21WIRE covering the week's top stories from the US, Europe and beyond including the 'Sydney Siege'. In the first hour – Patrick covers SONY's false flag hack and The Interview film controversy, North Korea's fictional threat and Clooney and Obama's fatal gaffes. We're then joined by our first guest, producer Tim Fox, animator and creator of 'Conrad the Constitution' from Fox Bros Studios in LA to talk about the Sony controversy and his own personal experience with state censorship in the US. In the second hour we'll cover America's ongoing police violence and race crisis and cover the breaking #ICantBreathe revenge shooting of two NYPD police yesterday by a militant black activist in Brooklyn, and what the political fall out will be for Mayor De Blasio, Obama, Eric Holder and Al Sharpton. In the third hour, we're joined by former US Marine, journalist and peace activist, Ken O’Keefe, to discuss his experience surviving the Israel siege of the Gaza Aid Flotilla in 2010, the use of EIT's or 'torture' by the US, and his role in the Hawaiian Independence Movement.
Strap yourselves in and lower the blast shield - this is your brave new world...
*WARNING THIS EPISODE CONTAINS EXPLICIT LANGUAGE AND ADULT THEMES*