Jesse Ventura wonders how President Obama could think sending 450 additional American troops to Iraq is a good idea. Obama claims American troops won’t end up in ground battle, but history has taught us better. Do you think history is about to repeat itself?
As ISIS celebrates its first birthday as a terror state, and the White House gears up to send more troops to Iraq, Jesse Ventura offers his take on the matter: let’s stay the hell out of Iraq! Do you agree? Is it time to stop feeding the military industrial complex?
Former Marine and Iraq War vet Matthew Hoh sounds off on the White House’s new plan to take on ISIS. He tells Jesse Ventura that the Obama administration’s latest strategy to deploy 450 US troops to train Iraqi soldiers is “absurd” – claiming it will only deepen the violence in the Middle East.
Jesse Ventura discusses how corporations are profiting off water while droughts have our water prices soaring. In places with high poverty rates like Detroit, water has already been shut off to thousands of residents who couldn’t afford to pay for what should be a basic human right. These issues had the Governor wondering: Is water the new oil?
Jesse Ventura and The Young Turks’ Dave Rubin sound off on why gay rights are here to stay and the country should move on, regardless of religious conservative opposition. The Governor goes as far as asking the question…could Jesus have been gay himself?
Original air date: May 14, 2014
Jesse Ventura: I think the Pope is great. This is the best Pope that there has been in my lifetime. If you’re a Christian, do you think Jesus Christ would be happy that you’re an arms manufacturer or dealer? A weapon’s only function is to kill. So how could you go to church while the other 6 days a week you’re building weapons to kill people?