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Episode Info: Air Date: 10/18/2019 Today we take a look at the recent developments between Turkey and Syria and the role Trump played in allowing Turkey to effectively invade Syria and extend its border. Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991   EPISODE SPONSORS: BetterHelp.com/BOTL  |  Blinkist.com/BEST  |  Clean Choice Energy SHOP AMAZON: Amazon USA | Amazon CA | Amazon UK  MEMBERSHIP ON PATREON (Get AD FREE Shows & Bonus Content) SHOW NOTES Ch. 1: Trump Abandoned Kurds, Genocide To Follow - Democracy Now! - Air Date 10-10-19 Turkey has launched an aerial and ground assault on northern Syria targeting Kurdish-controlled areas. The offensive began Wednesday, just days after President Trump ordered U.S. troops to fall back from their positions on the Turkish-Syrian border. Ch. 2: A Know-Nothing President Steps Into A Kurdish-Turkish Minefield with Khury Petersen-Smith - The Real News with Marc Steiner - Air Date 10-11-19 The U.S. is deeply involved in the region surrounding Syria. Its actions helped lay the groundwork for the current struggle faced by the Kurds. Ch. 3: Rojava - Trump Betrays the Kurds with David Graeber Part 1 - Tysky Sour - Novara Media - Air Date 10-9-19 As Trump gives the green light for a Turkish invasion of Rojava, we ask David Graeber what hope there is left for Syrian Kurds. Ch. 4: Why We Should Have Solidarity With Rojava - The Michael Brooks Show - Air Date 10-14-19 Michael discusses Turkey's impending ethnic cleansing of Kurds and Rojava. Ch. 5: Rojava - Trump Betrays the Kurds with David Graeber Part 2 - Tysky Sour - Novara Media - Air Date 10-9-19 As Trump gives the green light for a Turkish invasion of Rojava, we ask David Graeber what hope there is left for Syrian Kurds. Ch. 6: Wasteland of Corruption with Kamran Matin - Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill - Air Date 10-16-19 Jeremy Scahill and Kamran Matin discuss the Kurds, and the corruption of the politics of the era. Ch. 7: Rojava and What Is At Stake For The Kurds with Djene Bajalan - The Michael Brooks Show - Air Date 10-10-19 What is going on with the Kurds and Turkey and Syria? Michael and Dhene Bajalan break it down. Ch. 8: Wasteland of Corruption - Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill - Air Date 10-16-19 Jeremy Scahill and Kamran Matin discuss the Kurds, and the corruption of the politics of the era. VOICEMAILS Ch. 9: The Empathy Tax as a speech pathologist - Alice Ch. 10: Experience in the workforce - Heather from Texas Ch. 11: Thoughts on being a logical empath - Quai from North Carolina FINAL COMMENTS Ch. 12: Final comments on the empathy tax, the cease-fire and Trump’s letter EDUCATE YOURSELF & SHARE A Look At The History Of The U.S. Alliance With The Kurds (NPR) The U.S. Is Now Betraying the Kurds for the Eighth Time (The Intercept) ‘This is not a cease-fire,’ Turkey FM Cavusoglu insists, contradicting Mike Pence on Syria (NBC News) Curated by BOTL Communications Director Amanda Hoffman  MUSIC (Blue Dot Sessions): Opening Theme...
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