AUA Podcast Episode 16: #EricGarner #TortureReport Return of AWG/Debut of ABG & more!
In this episode of the #AUAPodcast Ricky & Cherelle are joined by Dino Red (@DinoRed) of the Red Rock Podcast Network, Ricky’s brother, actor & comedian Ify Nwadiwe (@ifysnotfunny) & Leea Allen (@LeeaVAllen) of the Coalition Against Police Violence (@theCAPV). The group cover the Eric Garner situation & all that surrounds it, including Ricky’s new co-hosting gig. Rashanii (@rashanii) of the Single Simulcast (@SingleSimulcast) debuts his #AngryBlackGuy segment title “I Can’t Breathe.” The group also covers the #TortureReport, the CRomibus budget deal, McDonalds being found guilty of violating workers’ rights & the Cuba Embargo. #AngryWhiteGuy James makes his return with some choice words for Sony before they decided to continue with the release of the “The Interview.”
Episode 16 Show Notes
1. Intro Theme - It’s On Again by Kendrick Lamar & Alicia Keys
2. Eric Garner/ #ICantBreathe #BlackLivesMatter
*Grand Jury Declines to Indict Daniel Panteleo on Dec 3rd 2014.Meanwhile, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces that the Justice Department will now be conducting its own investigation into Garner's death, and that the prosecutors will also conduct a complete review of the material gathered during the local investigation.
Why quibbling about the cause of Eric Garner’s death completely misses the point - The Washington Post
It's Not the Law - but Prosecutors - That Give Immunity to Killer Cops
Dozens of Congressional Staffers Just Walked Out of Their Jobs. This Powerful Picture Shows Why. | Mother Jones
Researchers: Police likely provoke protestors — not the other way around - Salon.com
Samuel L Jackson Issues Challenge Against Racist Policing
Ferguson National Response Network
3. Angry Black Guy Segment - Rashanii "I Can't Breathe"
***Catch the full segment on Rashanii’s show Single Simulcast***
4. I Can’t Breathe by Crooked I
5. Torture Report
17 Disgraceful Facts Buried In The Senate's 600 Page Torture Report | ThinkProgress
We Quickly Summarize the 500+ Page CIA Torture Report For You - attn
ACLU Asks President Obama To Pardon Bush and Cheney For Permitting Torture - The New Civil Rights Movement
Reagan’s DOJ Prosecuted Texas Sheriff For Waterboarding Prisoners | The Public Record
Fact-checking Dick Cheney on the torture report | PunditFact
It Wasn't Just Torture, It Was Experimentation on Human Beings
6. CRomnibus Budget Bill
Congratulations chumps! You are now on the hook for $303 Trillion in Derivatives
7. Power by Kanye West
8. Labor Board: McDonald's violated workers' rights - Chicago Tribune
9. Up To Speed: The Cuba Embargo
10. Angry White Guy – Sony’s Initial Decision To Pull "The Interview" movie
11. Movement Updates
#AUAPodcast is now available on the following platforms
as well as iTunes, Stitcher, auamovement.org, Politibro,
The #AUAHope Podcast episode 3 is now available!!!
Leea Allen will become a contributor to the AUA Blog!!!
Find Dino Red’s Red Rock Podcast Network here:
12. Outro - It’s On Again by Kendrick Lamar & Alicia Keys
Produced by Ricky Hinds & Cherelle Kay
Edited by Ricky Hinds