POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “The Pay to Play Clinton Foundation Losing Donors After Hillary’s Embarrasing Failure of a Presidential Bid” / RT America / Anya Parampil ☮

The Clinton Foundation announced that the Clinton Global Initiative will shut down in April. The announcement coincides with their decision to terminate the employment of 22 employees, citing a lack of funding due to an overall decrease in donations and the loss of several high profile donors. RT correspondent Anya Parampil reports.

IN REMEMBRANCE: “Anniversary Tribute to Christopher Hitchens (13 April 1949 – 15 December 2011)”

“Thinking for Yourself”

“(The SMILE) RIP 1949-2011”

“Christopher Hitchens on the Afterlife”

“The Thinking Atheist’s Tribute to Christopher Hitchens”

“Christopher Hitchens: On Fascism”

POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “The Reality of Prostitution with Rachel Moran ” / RT America / On Contact with Chris Hedges ☮

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges has a raw conversation about the reality of selling sex with Rachel Moran, author of “Paid For: My Journey Through Prostitution”. RT correspondent Anya Parampil looks at the prostitution law implemented in Sweden, and other countries, that criminalizes the purchase of sex, but allows the sale to continue.

POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “One Nation Under Trump with Michael Smith” / RT America / On Contact with Chris Hedges ☮

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges discusses what to expect under a Donald Trump-led United States with Michael Smith, attorney and co-editor of “Imagine: Living in a Socialist U.S.A”. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil tracks who voted for Trump in the 2016 election.

POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “Chris Hedges: Trump Will Crush Dissent With Even Greater Violence and Savagery” / The Real News / Sharmini Peries ☮

The tools of state repression that will end up in the hands of a Trump administration were built by both Republicans and Democrats, says the Pulitzer prize-winning journalist.

POLITICAL COMMENTARY: “‘Clinton and Democrats Created Phenomenon Trump is Responding Too’ – Chris Hedges” / RT America / Anya Parampil, and Ed Schultz ☮

Chris Hedges, host of RT’s ‘On Contact,’ joins RT America’s Anya Parampil and Ed Schultz where he worries that a potential Clinton presidency may “remain as tone deaf as the Obama presidency.” Hedges also says that “Clinton and the Democrats created the phenomenon that Donald Trump is responding to.”