Abby Martin Breaks the Set on Dark Money Politics, Scariest Politicians, Electoral College Absurdity & 100 Percent Renewable Energy.
EPISODE BREAKDOWN: On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin discussed the rise of dark money in midterm elections and how these secretive funds are manipulating results from behind the scenes. Abby then goes over five of the scariest politicians running for election or re-election in the upcoming election and how they’re all favored to win despite they’re insane views. Abby then talks about the process of gerrymandering and the electoral college and how these systems prevent true democracy. Abby then speaks with Stanford Professor, Mark Jacobson, about his 50 state plan to transition the US to 100% renewable energy by the year 2050. BTS wraps up the show with a performance by hip hop artist and youth activist, Javier Starks, performing his song, Unchained: Warcry.