Episode #196: ‘State of Nature’ with guests Mike Robinson, Vanessa Beeley, Basil Valentine
By 21st Century Wire
This week we deliver another LIVE broadcast from the sunny shores of Devon in the UK, as SUNDAY WIRE host Patrick Henningsen is joined by Mike Robinson, editor of the UK Column, as we discuss this weeks top news stories both foriegn and domestic. While the Trump White House is embroiled in another episode of political archaos, the US votes to resume sanctions against Russia, while Israel threatens to break the fragile Russian-brokered ceasefire in Syria. Trump drawn fire from liberal progressives and Hollywood over his recent announcement to ban transgender soldiers from US military. We also discuss Charlie Sheen and Whoopi Goldberg’s appearance in new 9/11 film trailer due out this fall. Later in the first hour we’ll try and connect with best-selling author Ilan Pappe to discuss the recent controversy over a new US law that would make organized protests or boycotting Israel illegal in the US. In the third hour, we’ll try and connect with 21WIRE Associate Editor Vanessa Beeley on the ground in Aleppo, Syria. Later in the program we’ll also try and connect with SUNDAY WIRE intrepid correspondent for culture & sport, Basil Valentine, reporting from the Port Elliot Literary Festival in St Germans, Cornwall and joined by the lovely and talented Tamara The Political Poetress. VOTE IN OUR NEWS POLL: Who 'Meddled' More in the 2016 Election - The Democratic National Committee (DNC) or Russia? Strap yourselves in and lower the blast shield – this is your brave new world… SUPPORT 21WIRE – SUBSCRIBE & BECOME A MEMBER @21WIRE.TV The Sunday Wire with Patrick Henningsen broadcasts LIVE on Alternate Current Radio SUNDAY 5pm-8pm UK Time, 12pm-3pm EST (US), 9am-12pm PST (US) at http://alternatecurrentradio.com and http://thesundaywire.com.