Full video at:
Journalist and writer Glenn Greenwald argues that media protection of Occupy Wall Avenue has ranged largely from crucial to non-existent, due to mainstream media journalists who at the moment are a part of the elite class the motion is protesting. Talking of former New York Instances editor Invoice Keller and CNN journalist Erin Burnett, Greenwald asks, “Why is the son of the CEO of Chevron and the fiancé of the second highest rating government at Citigroup scornful of Wall Avenue protesters? It is as a result of that is who our media class is, they’re built-in totally into the political class.”
Be part of Glenn Greenwald — former constitutional rights lawyer, best-selling writer (How Would a Patriot Act? and A Tragic Legacy), and considered one of at this time’s most incisive and probing political journalists — in dialog with Salon founder David Talbot.
Glenn shall be discussing his latest ebook, WITH LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR SOME: How the Legislation Is Used to Destroy Equality and Shield the Highly effective, a ferociously argued indictment of the state of the American authorized system. Greenwald expenses each events, the courts, and the media with creating an oligarchy for political and monetary elites. These teams, Greenwald exhibits, at the moment are afforded not merely strategic benefits throughout the authorized system, however precise immunity within the face of probably the most egregious criminality.