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Published on Feb 6, 2014
Abby Martin Breaks the Set on Keystone's Newest Enemy, Socialism in Seattle, and Chris Hedges on 'Crisis Cults' and 'Sacrifice Zones'. LIKE Breaking the Set @ http://fb.me/BreakingTheSet FOLLOW Abby Martin @ http://twitter.com/AbbyMartin EPISODE BREAKDOWN: On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin discusses the Lakota Nation's fight against the Keystone XL pipeline, and their pledge to stop construction of the project through their land. Abby then speaks with Seattle city council member, Kshama Sawant, the first socialist elected to public office in decades, about pre-existing notions about 'socialism' and how to beat the two party system in America. BTS wraps up the show with an exclusive interview with Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Chris Hedges, concerning areas of extreme poverty that he refers to as 'sacrifice zones', as well as the reasons behind the collapse of complex societies.