Dahr Jamail, Climate Disruption Has Already Begun; Richard Falk, the Trump Regime's Jerusalem Decision and International Law

Dahr Jamail on the Melting of Antarctica and Other Catastrophic Impacts of Climate Disruption

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Journalist and author Dahr Jamail began a recent article in his Climate Disruption series by observing, "The signs of runaway anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD) continue to mount with each passing month." We'll talk about the impacts on hundreds of species and millions of humans, the accelerating causes, and the dire threat to the future of the planet of the Trump/Pence regime, if you only consider its impact on the planet. 

Dahr Jamail, is a Truthout staff reporter, the author of The Will to Resist: Soldiers Who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan and Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches From an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq.


Richard Falk on the Trump Regime's Jerusalem Decision and International Law

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We'll speak with international law expert Richard Falk on the Trump Regime's decision to move the US diplomatic mission to Jerusalem, which is officially recognized as occupied territory. 

Richard Falk is an international law and international relations scholar who taught at Princeton University for forty years. In 2008, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) appointed him to a six-year term as a United Nations Special Rapporteur on "the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967."