Drones

RT on Drones

RT is an online news platform consisting of three global news channels broadcasting in English, Spanish and Arabic, RT America broadcasting from a Washington, DC studio and a documentary channel RTDoc. They have 22 bureaus in 19 countries and territories, with a presence in Washington, New York, London, Berlin, Delhi, Cairo, Baghdad and other key cities, and employs over 1000 journalists around the globe.

RT has a global reach of over 630 million people in 100+ countries. Their YouTube channel was the first TV news channel to break a half a billion views mark in YouTube’s history. Described by YouTube as ‘astonishing’ and ‘one of the, if not the biggest news provider on YouTube worldwide.’

Below is an episode they did on drones.

Producer Manuel Rapalo fills in for Abby Martin, highlighting a few of the teams favorite clips regarding drones. Manny then talks to Alexa O’Brien, journalist and plaintiff in the lawsuit against the NDAA, about the latest in the case and why the issue has yet to permeate the mainstream media. Finally, a look back at an interview with British MP George Galloway and his views on drones, corporate politics and the war on terror.