Protestor Arrested During ISIL Hearing in Congress

Code Pink activist Tighe Barry was arrested and charged with disruption of Congress today during an Armed Service Committee hearing on the subject of The Administration’s Strategy and Military Campaign against Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). http://youtu.be/_X7Nsl-TG4g “This is the first hearing since Obama announced that there are going to be 1,500 [...]

Anti-drone Summit Seeks “Drone Strike Transparency Bill”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fj5qLPchDRY Representatives from some of the parts of the world where US drones kill descended on Washington DC for the largest ever anti-drone summit. Code Pink, The Nation Magazine and the Georgetown chapter of the National Lawyers Guild served as host for the two-day summit. As Majore Cohn, professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of [...]

What cuts through the crap, tells you the truth, and makes you laugh?

Acronym TV remains fiercely independent, and VIEWER SUPPORT is how we do that. We are not going to spend the end of the year peppering you with email to donate to Acronym TV.  Lets get that out of the way now, shall we? Today- and extending all through this weekend-  is the Acronym TV Money [...]

It’s The Drones, Stupid

http://youtu.be/0XC9pTzTlec Support Acronym TV today. Why do they hate us?” is the question Americans have been asking for decades now. It is in reference to anyone from another country who commits acts of violence against the United States, or speaks out against American foreign policies, imperialism, culture…. whatever. George W Bush famously once said, ‘They [...]

Occupy Turns 2, Rejecting American Exceptionalism, TPP Protests Escalate | Resistance Report #007

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6l7merFlGdM Get American Autumn: an Occudoc & pay any price! Stories covered in this Resistance Report: Segment 1: Rejecting American Exceptionalism In invoking American Exceptionalism as a reason we should intervene in Syria. President Obama is invoking the same principle that self empowers us remain “the greatest purveyors of violence on Earth today.” Segment 2: Occupy [...]

Bringing Gitmo To The Senate | RR segment

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmD_9G6tGaI Tarak Kauff, on day 57 of his hunger strike, writes "On July 30 we had a combined action both inside and outside the Hart Senate Bldg. A gaunt looking Elliott Adams, on day 73 of his hunger strike, managed to get there from his home in upstate NY and spoke outside the Hart. Perhaps [...]